LHSAA Girls’ Marsh Madness Concludes With Saturday Championship Games

HAMMOND – The 2021 LHSAA Girls’ Basketball State Tournament will finish up Saturday with four games slated to close out an exciting and memorable week.

Eight champions have been crowned with Southwest Louisiana highlighting the winners. Lake Arthur, LaGrange, and St. Louis continued the healing process for the Lake Charles area, just seven months removed from two hurricanes devastating the region, with championship wins all on the same day.

St. Louis captured its first state title since 1989 while Lake Arthur won its second state title and first since 1976. LaGrange repeated as champions in Class 4A.

Saturday features a slew of highly touted contests set to take place in the University Center on the campus of Southeastern Louisiana in Hammond.

Below is the schedule for Saturday as well as final scores from the previous championships played this week.

Saturday, March 6

University Center – Hammond

Division III State Championship

Noon – No. 1 Lafayette Christian vs. No. 3 St. Thomas Aquinas

Division I State Championship

2:30PM – No. 1 Mt. Carmel vs. No. 2 John Curtis

Class 3A State Championship

5PM – No. 1 Madison Prep vs. No. 7 Northwest

Class 5A State Championship

7:30PM – No. 6 Captain Shreve vs. No. 12 Benton

Class 4A State Championship

No. 1 LaGrange 49, No. 2 Huntington 42

Class 2A State Championship

No. 3 Lake Arthur 62, No. 1 Doyle 61

Class 1A State Championship

No. 1 East Iberville 50, No. 3 Northwood-Lena 46

Class B State Championship

No. 2 Fairview 55, No. 1 Hathaway 51

Class C State Championship

No. 2 Hicks 59, No. 4 Reeves 43

Division II State Championship

No. 2 St. Louis Catholic 50, No. 3 Liberty 41

Division IV State Championship

No. 1 Ouachita Christian 61, No. 2 Highland Baptist

Division V State Championship

No. 1 University Academy 58, Claiborne Christian 28