WATSON - Behind a scoring eruption from guard Isaiah Johnson, the Belaire Bengals rallied from an early double-digit deficit and ruined Senior Night at Live Oak High with a 66-59 victory Friday night.
WATSON – There was an obvious gleam in the eyes of Live Oak’s players, a distinct bounce in their step following Thursday’s 30-0 District 4-5A victory over Belaire.
WALKER - The Walker Wildcats showed they could bounce back strong. The next assignment is to finish strong.
CENTRAL -- After three straight losses to start the season, Central is steadily adding tallies to the win column.
DENHAM SPRINGS - Denham Springs found the endzone early and often in their 43-6 rout of Belaire in the District 4-5A opener for both teams Friday night.
BATON ROUGE – After taking several hits the past two years, some self-inflicted and some not, Belaire High’s football team will enter the 2018 season with modest expectations.
WATSON -- The Livingston Parish coaches knew their teams faced an uphill climb in an effort to unseat Zachary as the District 4-5A champion.
WATSON -- Walker and Denham Springs High picked up second- and third-place finishes at the District 4-5A Track & Field Meet on Wednesday.
WATSON – It’s safe to say Sean Burrell had plenty to do with Zachary’s success at the District 4-5A Track and Field Meet on Wednesday at Live Oak.
One finish line arrives for boys basketball teams around the state on Friday, with many poised to re-start things next week when the playoffs begin.
WATSON – Live Oak made quick and short work of Belaire on Friday, wrapping up the 2017-18 regular season with a 47-25 victory.
WALKER -- Walker coach Korey Arnold gave those in attendance at Tuesday's game with Belaire a look into the program's future.
Two weeks remain in the 2017-18 regular season and for the Walker girls, that includes handful of key games remaining before they embark on promising postseason journey.
Walker and Scotlandville have played a lot of basketball coming into this week and still have plenty left to look forward to as the 2017-18 season reaches the stretch run.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- Denham Springs High won convincingly against Belaire on Friday, 39-10 after jumping out to an 18-5 lead after the first quarter and playing strong defense in the second half.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- Character tests take on myriad different looks during a long basketball season. They don’t always have to be pretty.
Power points create a little less emphasis on district games and the impact they have on the postseason. Don’t mistake that for those games not meaning a lot to the players involved, though.
Usually by now, a routine has set in for high school basketball teams. A district season has begun with round-robin play against familiar opponents.