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Back for a three-peat? St. Amant overcomes obstacles to make return to state softball tournament

April 24, 2024

The two-time defending Division I nonselect state champion Lady Gators had navigated a season’s worth of mind fields to prepare them for their third consecutive state tournament.

Louisiana High School Tennis Champions Crowned in Divisions III & IV Showdown

April 23, 2024

The final day of the LHSAA Divisions III & IV Boys and Girls state tennis tournament brought a thrilling conclusion to the competition

No. 1 Opelousas Catholic has had right recipe for return trip to Division IV state softball tournament

April 23, 2024

Opelousas Catholic (23-6) begins play at noon Friday against No. 3 Ascension Catholic (15-11) at Field No. 13 at Sulphur’s North Frasch Park.

LHSAA Non-Select/Select Designations; Divisional Placements Set For 2024-26 Cycle

April 23, 2024

Placements for Football, Basketball, Softball, and Baseball have been confirmed in regards to Non-Select and Select designations.

Byrd’s Jenna Key, an LSU signee, is enjoying the last of her ‘crazy journey’

April 23, 2024

With track regionals and the 2024 LHSAA state meet on the horizon, Key has a best of 5:16.93 in the 1600 and 11:06.06 in the 3200.

2024 LHSAA State Tennis Tournament Monday Results

April 22, 2024

The LHSAA State Tennis Tournament kicked off Monday with Divisions III & IV competing for championship honors on the campus of ULM in Monroe.

Long, winding path takes former East St. John star quarterback Ryan Perrilloux to LHSAA Hall of Fame

April 22, 2024

The former East St. John standout quarterback took his place April 17 in the LHSAA’s Class of 2024 along with nine other inductees

2024 LHSAA Softball State Tournament Schedule Set; Ticket Info Released

April 22, 2024

The two-day event will emanate from Sulphur feature semifinal games as well as state championship contests on Saturday, April 27.

GeauxPreps/VSN Simulcast: Archbishop Chapelle at Mt. Carmel (Softball)

April 19, 2024

The game kicks off at 5 PM and will be available for free streaming on GeauxPreps.com.

Blonde ambition: Episcopal baseball changes look in hopes solidarity will help carry Knights to Division III state tournament

April 18, 2024

No. 11 Episcopal (13-14) received a first-round bye and travels to Shreveport to face No. 6 Calvary Baptist (23-10) in the best-of-three Division III state regional series that begins at 6 p.m. next Thursday, April 25.

Calvary Baptist, Sterlington Remain In Top 5 of Latest NFCA Softball Poll

April 18, 2024

Calvary Baptist and Sterlington remain in their respective positions at No. 4 and No. 5 while St. Thomas More ranks No. 22 and North DeSoto tied for No. 25.

Dunham’s Logan Sorrel Named Baseball Player of the Week (April 8-13)

April 17, 2024

Sorrel threw a five-inning complete game no-hitter, leading the Tigers to a resounding 12-0 shutout victory.

One last ride: Central baseball coach Leo McClure finishing coaching career at end of the season, but his impact on community, school is immeasurable

April 16, 2024

Leo McClure had also spent time at the school as athletic director/football coach, head basketball coach and finally baseball, where he informed his team last week that the 2024 season – his fifth – would be his last.

Previewing The 2024 LHSAA Baseball Playoffs

April 16, 2024

Contributing writer Mike Strom breaks down the 2024 LHSAA Baseball state playoffs with tidbits from each of the 10 brackets.

LSU signee John Pearson of West Monroe is proud to be a Swiftee

April 16, 2024

Pearson is one of the stars on a star-studded West Monroe team that was 25-7 overall and 9-1 in District 2-5A heading into this past weekend.

From Business Grad to Hall of Fame Coach: The Unexpected Journey of Jay Roth

April 15, 2024

In addition to the 2012 and 2013 state championships, Rummel won an unparalleled 12 Catholic League championships in football in 24 seasons under Roth’s direction.

Dutchtown softball ready to capitalize on historic No. 1 seed, embarks on start of Division I non-select playoffs

April 15, 2024

When Dutchtown begins competition in the Division I non-select state playoffs, the Lady Griffins will do so as a top-seeded team for the first time in program history.

‘There’s no reason to leave home’: Alexandria running back JT Lindsey remains in state, picks LSU

April 14, 2024

Lindsey is On3’s No. 143 rated overall player, No. 11 running back and the state’s fifth-best prospect in ’25.

LHSAA Gymnastics State Meet Provides Exciting Moments For State’s Top Gymnasts

April 14, 2024

Dutchtown took home the Girls Overall championship while Baton Rouge Magnet’s boys brought home overall gold.

2024 LHSCA/LBCA All-Star Rosters Announced

April 12, 2024

The 2024 All-Star baseball game set to take place May 17 and 18 at Louisiana Christian University in Pineville.

2024 LHSAA State Gymnastics Meet Set For Friday & Saturday

April 11, 2024

Boys individuals and team competitions begin Friday at 1:45 p.m. with awards scheduled for 5:30 p.m.

Iconic career reflected in selection of Peabody’s Charles Smith to Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame

April 11, 2024

Smith’s won 85% of his games, was named ESPN’s national Coach of the Year after a 41-0 record in 2010 and coached in the prestigious McDonald’s All-American Game in 2020.

Louisiana Reigns: Calvary Baptist and Sterlington Claim Top 5 positions in NFCA Super 25 Softball Poll

April 11, 2024

At the forefront of this Louisiana softball juggernaut are Calvary Baptist and Sterlington, claiming impressive positions within the top five of the national rankings.

LHSAA/NBA Partnership Targets Graduating Seniors to Referee Basketball

April 11, 2024

The LHSAA is proud to announce a partnership with the LHSOA, NBA Referee Operations Department, Jr. NBA, and RefReps that will support the identification of an elite group of graduating seniors and onboard them into the business of officiating.

Previewing the 2024 LHSAA State Softball Playoffs

April 10, 2024

Contributing writer Mike Strom breaks down the 2024 LHSAA Softball state playoffs with tidbits from each of the 10 brackets.