For the fourth time this decade, Vermilion Catholic will enter the Division IV playoffs as the No. 1 seed.
When the LHSAA state volleyball tournament kicks off later this week at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner, three local teams will be vying for the Division V title.
No. 1 Teurlings Catholic is headed back to the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner next week, when the Rebels will be seeking their seventh straight volleyball state title after disposing of visiting No. 16 South Lafourche in straight sets in a regiona…
The St. Thomas More Cougars put together a dominant performance in a 62-14 victory against the North Vermillion Patriots in a nondistrict matchup to close the regular season.
SCOTT — The Acadiana High Wreckin’ Rams capped off their perfect regular season on Friday night, defeating rival Lafayette High 45-20 at Ted Davidson Field at Bill Dotson Stadium.
BREAUX BRIDGE — With the District 6-4A title on the line, the Breaux Bridge Tigers didn't push the panic button when they fell behind 15-7 early in the third quarter at home Friday.
CECILIA — Even after Cecilia’s 31-23 loss to DeRidder in the regular-season finale on Friday, Bulldogs coach Dennis Skains hadn’t lost all hope.
Acadiana volleyball coach Celie LeBlanc-Ulm won’t pretend Wednesday’s Division I playoff upset of Terrebonne was as sweet as what the Rams accomplished two years ago.
YOUNGSVILLE — The Ascension Episcopal Blue Gators capped off the football regular season with a solid performance in a 35-6 win over the visiting West St. Mary Wolfpack.
NEW IBERIA — Propelled by fullback Tray Henry, Catholic-New Iberia collected its third straight district championship with a 48-22 win over visiting Franklin on Thursday.
Moments after winning the 4x100-meter relay and 400 meters consecutively at the Class 4A outdoor track meet in May, Kendrell Williams described himself as “country.” Because even when Williams is tired, “You can’t stop a country person.”
No big reveal emerged at Thursday’s LHSAA executive committee meeting. But executive director Eddie Bonine said member schools will receive revised portions of the LHSAA handbook, along with the agenda for the January convention by late next week.
Chad Pourciau has become a history-making coach at Breaux Bridge High School, so it’s easy to see why he’s enjoying the opportunity in front of him and his football team.
Comeaux can enter the playoffs on a four-game winning streak and finish the regular season above .500 for the first time since 2013 with a victory against Barbe on Friday.
YOUNGSVILLE — Southside was eliminated in the first round of the Division I volleyball playoffs at home Wednesday versus Northshore, but that didn't diminish a successful debut season for the Sharks.
Editor's note: This file will be updated throughout the weekend as scores, stats and stories are submitted.
PASSING LEADERSCompletionsAttemptsInterceptionsYardsTouchdownsCaleb Holstein, St. Thomas More1862936254228Dillon Monette, Southside1432448248129Drew Lege, Vermilion Catholic1381992229521Gavan Courville, Breaux Bridge1202204207519Jesse Roy, Opelous…
Brother Martin’s Ryan Gallagher and Teurlings Catholic's Mike Boyer find themselves at a crossroads as venues for select school football games are being hammered out.
Cecilia’s Dennis Skains acknowledges he’s been “blessed” to never have to confront this situation as a high school football coach, and he hopes he never has to again after this season.
The Acadiana area is consistently excellent in a variety of high school sports, but local volleyball is among the more reliably strong.
Team seeding is listed in parentheses before the school name and the team record is listed in parentheses after the school name. Nov. 7 is deadline for bidistrict contests for Divisions I-II. Nov. 6 is the deadline for Divisions III, IV, V.
Coming off a devastating 63-35 loss to the Southside Sharks, the Lafayette High Mighty Lions faced an even larger task on paper in the Sam Houston Broncos — ranked No. 11 in the state poll and No. 8 in the power rankings.
LOREAUVILLE — Ascension Episcopal coach Matt Desormeaux was counting on his defense to rise to the occasion against Loreauville dual-threat quarterback Zy Alexander.
LEROY — The Eunice Bobcats took advantage of some early turnovers to record a big district win over the North Vermilion Patriots on Friday night.