Bower Sports Properties LLC Announces Merger of With Ennis Media Group


LAKE CHARLES – Bower Sports Properties LLC is pleased today to announce its merger of with Ennis Media Group, a subsidiary of Ennis Enterprises and led by President & CEO Rob Ennis.

The unification marks a significant milestone in the realm of sports media, combining Ennis Media Group’s expertise with the reputable legacy built by GeauxPreps under the stewardship of Hunter Bower, owner of Bower Sports Properties LLC.

Ennis, a prominent figure in the New Orleans business community with a deep-rooted passion for athletics, expressed enthusiasm about the merger: “We are thrilled to welcome into the Ennis Media Group family. Hunter and his team have done an exceptional job in establishing GeauxPreps as a trusted source for high school sports coverage. We look forward to building upon this foundation and further enhancing the viewing experience for coaches, parents, and fans.”

Since its inception in 2020, has rapidly ascended to become a cornerstone in Louisiana high school sports coverage. Under Bower’s leadership, GeauxPreps has garnered widespread acclaim, amassing over 55 million views and establishing a robust digital presence across multiple digital platforms. Through comprehensive reporting and dedication to highlighting the achievements of student-athletes, GeauxPreps has earned the trust of coaches, parents, and fans alike.

In addition to its dedicated media coverage, GeauxPreps was proud to obtain the rights as the LHSAA Digital Media Partner during Bower’s tenure as owner providing exclusive championship memories through its collective of dedicated sports photographers.

The merger with Ennis Media Group presents an exciting opportunity to further elevate the coverage of Louisiana high school athletics. Leveraging Ennis Media Group’s resources and expertise, will continue its mission of showcasing the talents and achievements of student-athletes participating in Louisiana High School Athletic Association (LHSAA) sanctioned sports.

Reflecting on the journey to bring GeauxPreps to its current stature, Bower remarked, “It’s been an incredible journey watching GeauxPreps grow and become a go-to destination for high school sports enthusiasts in Louisiana. I’m immensely proud of what we’ve achieved thus far, and I’m excited to see the continued growth and impact that Rob is guaranteed to provide for years to come.”

As part of the merger, Hunter Bower will continue to serve as managing editor for ensuring continuity and a seamless transition for the GeauxPreps community.


Ennis Enterprises is a Louisiana-based parent company employing more than 300 workers across a vast sector of industries including Supply Distribution, Restaurants, Health, News Media, Retail Gas & Convenience Stores, Education, Real Estate, and Philanthropy. Rob Ennis is a former award-winning television sports anchor most notably from WVUE-TV FOX 8 New Orleans. Ennis also served as sports anchor and reporter at KLFY-TV CBS 10 Lafayette before returning home to New Orleans. Some of the highlights of his broadcasting career were covering the Saints winning the Super Bowl, reporting on multiple LSU national championships, and promoting high school sports in both New Orleans and during his tenure in Lafayette. To learn more about Ennis Enterprises, click here.

Media Contact:

Rob Ennis

Ennis Media Group

(504) 812-3237