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LSUE Baseball Coach Represents National Board

Photograph: LSU Eunice Athletic Director and Head Baseball Coach Jeff Willis (Photograph courtesy of LSUE) EUNICE, La. – LSU Eunice Athletic Director and Head Baseball Coach Jeff Willis has been voted by the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) to its Board of Directors, the organization announced this week.  Willis will serve simultaneously as the Junior Read More…

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ULL Bowl Bound

LAFAYETTE – After earning its school-record fifth consecutive bowl appearance, the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns Football team will make its first-ever appearance in the 46th Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl in Shreveport, it was announced on Sunday.   Louisiana (6-6) will travel up Interstate 49 to face American Athletic Conference member Houston (7-5) in the contest scheduled for Friday, Read More…

Port Barre High School Sports

Port Barre Standout Signs At Arkansas-Pine Bluff

Melani Francis has first hand knowledge of how to assist in rebuilding a softball program. Francis, a returning all-state outfielder and leadoff hitter for Port Barre High, plans to take that previous reconstruction experience and transfer it to The University of Arkansas-Pine Bluff, after signing a Division 1 softball scholarship there earlier in November. UAPB Read More…

Opelousas Catholic Sports

Opelousas Catholic Navigates The Playoffs On The Road

Photograph by Mike Curley BOBBY ARDOINEditor and Contributing Writer Continued playoff advancement for the Opelousas Catholic football team will require further trips aboard the team bus. If the Vikings plan to win out and capture a state championship trophy, those potential victories will have to occur away from Donald Gardner Stadium. It’s not easy being Read More…

Georgia, Ohio State, Michigan and TCU Top Week 12 of the FWAA-NFF Super 16 Poll">

Georgia, Ohio State, Michigan and TCU Top Week 12 of the FWAA-NFF Super 16 Poll

Georgia picked up 50-of-52 first-place votes and remained No. 1 for the seventh consecutive week after defeating Kentucky 16-6 in Week 12. USC moved up two spots to No. 5 after its 48-45 victory over UCLA at the Rose Bowl, marking the highest ranking for the Trojans since claiming the No. 5 spot on Sept. Read More…

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Opelousas High Falls To Lakeshore By Late Scoring Drive

It’s difficult to beat two opponents in the same game. Opelousas High however discovered that was true Friday night, as the Tigers found themselves victimized by their own crucial mistakes as well as a Lakeshore High team that initiated a late-game scoring flurry and a signature win for the Titans’ football program. Stares of anguish Read More…

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Vikings Focus on Stopping Central Catholic Running Back

The defensive improvement Opelousas Catholic has shown over the past eight weeks will be tested in the Division IV-select playoffs Friday night against Central Catholic-Morgan City.If the Vikings advance to the postseason quarterfinal round scheduled for Morgan City Junior High School Stadium, Vikings head coach Thomas David said his defense has to contain CCMC running Read More…