by Hunter Bower // GeauxPreps.com Owner
If you were searching for a story on how a team has overcome adversity in a year, you have come to the right place.
This week’s SnapMe Creative Team of the Week honor has been awarded to a group of student-athletes that defied the odds and silenced their critics as they rose from the depths of last year’s power ratings and became a top-10 team in the 2022-23 season.
The Lady Bulldogs began the year on a tough skid after losing five of its first six matches. However, the young group, led by just two seniors, stepped up and completed an impressive comeback by either winning or tying 12 of their last 16 contests, earning them a top-10 seed in this year’s Division II soccer playoffs. The last two matches of the regular season ended in victory with a combined score of 16-0.
Ninth-seeded David Thibodaux begins its bid for a state championship Friday, Feb. 3 when it welcomes No. 24 Academy of Our Lady to town for a 5:30 kick.