DENHAM SPRINGS - After Denham Springs’ exit in the first round of the Division I state volleyball playoffs, Kailey Dunham knows that the expectations are a bit higher this year.
DENHAM SPRINGS – If there was one final item on his punch list before the start of fall camp, Denham Springs coach Bill Conides put an emphatic check mark next to the availability of his returning quarterback.
BATON ROUGE – Former Denham Springs shortstop Cade Doughty was lumped with some exclusive company by LSU coach Paul Mainieri at his annual summer press conference.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Denham Springs senior offense lineman Alex Harris shudders to think what his life will be without football.
DENHAM SPRINGS – There was a time during the infancy stages of Kate Thompson’s AAU basketball career where the thought of playing in front of college coaches was unsettling.
With the final game of his high school career over, a 59-41 loss at East Ascension in the first round of the Class 5A state playoffs, Denham Springs senior point guard Micah Banks took off his purple and gold uniform for the final time.
On the first day of the 4th Annual Southeastern Underclassman Shootout at Troy University, Denham Springs senior Noah Juan had a rather forgettable start.
DENHAM SPRINGS – It’s been nearly eight months since Denham Springs senior quarterback Luke Lunsford last threw a meaningful pass.
DENHAM SPRINGS - That he signed a college soccer scholarship was something Denham Springs High graduate Daniel Goerges always envisioned.
BATON ROUGE – Late in Thursday’s Metro League baseball game between Denham Springs and University High there was a sequence of plays that provided a snapshot of the wacky, back-and-forth game the teams staged.
DENHAM SPRINGS – With a wide receiver group that graduated its top four players from a productive unit Denham Springs’ offense provides plenty of opportunity for aspiring receivers looking to get on the field for the 2019 season.
WALKER – Walker scored a run in all five innings en route to a 10-0 mercy-rule shutout Monday in five innings of Denham Springs in Metro League action.
BATON ROUGE – To gauge the growth of Denham Springs’ rising sophomore JaBarry Fortenberry this summer, all you have to do is point to two keys plays – one to close the third quarter, another midway through the third quarter - in Monday’s summer league game with rival Live Oak.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Things didn’t start off great for Denham Springs or Walker in Thursday’s Metro League baseball game at North Park.
CENTRAL -- Streaky tendencies were the downfall of Denham Springs in Monday’s Summer League Volleyball final against Central.
BATON ROUGE – Summer league basketball, with its fast-paced games that seem to focus on the volume of games played as much as it does their quality, would seem to be the perfect vehicle for a team to put forth a careless effort.
The Louisiana Sports Writers Association’s Class 5A All-State baseball and softball teams have a little bit of Denham Springs High flavor this year.
DENHAM SPRINGS – In some regards second-year Denham Springs coach Blake Zito believes his current team is ahead of last year’s team at this juncture of the summer.
DENHAM SPRINGS – The start of Wednesday’s 7-on-7 football session of the Baton Rouge Metro League maybe didn’t start the way Denham Springs or Albany would have liked, but both teams made up for in the latter stages of the morning at Yellow Jacket Stadium.
CENTRAL - Walker’s volleyball team displayed a marked improvement in their competitive edge in Monday’s summer volleyball meet, something sorely missing from their 2018 campaign.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Denham Springs sophomore quarterback Hayden Hand got a different perspective in the life of a first-string quarterback this week.
Regardless of the magnitude of the moment, which in Cade Doughty’s case translated into relentless Major League Baseball scouts detailing his every move, the Denham Springs High senior always tried to remember one thing.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- Denham Springs had to squeeze out of a tight spot in both ends of the game, but the Yellow Jackets did just enough to win Monday’s Metro League contest against Dunham 7-6.
BATON ROUGE – After witnessing the ability of Central’s offense to heat up within a short amount of time in the third quarter, Live Oak managed to douse that flame in the fourth quarter.
BATON ROUGE – The youthful Denham Springs basketball squad continued the process of cutting its teeth Monday afternoon when it squared off against St. Michael in a Woodlawn High School Basketball Summer League game.
BATON ROUGE – The youthful team Denham Springs put on the floor for the second game of the Woodlawn High Summer Basketball League showed marked improvement over their debut.
BATON ROUGE – Central basketball coach Brian Hargroder wasn’t quite sure what to expect when he signed his team up for the Woodlawn High Summer League, but after a 54-30 win over Denham Springs in the Wildcats first game, he likes what he sees.
DUTCHTOWN – Denham Springs, which lost all of a four-run lead in the sixth inning, rallied with a pair of runs and took a wild 8-7 game Wednesday from Dutchtown in Metro League action.
DENHAM SPRINGS – It’s not much of a secret to those in the baseball world of the immense ability of Denham Springs High School’s Cade Doughty.
PLAQUEMINE – When it was discovered that Denham Springs would not have senior quarterback Luke Lunsford available for its entire spring training, junior John McDaniel was provided an opportunity to gain valuable experience with the Yellow Jackets No. 1 offense.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Heading into his third season in charge at Denham Springs High coach Bill Conides is ready to leave his mark on the program. But before he can do that, he’ll have to make sure his prolific offense is set to replace a handful of key playmakers.
MOSS BLUFF – The curtain came down on Denham Springs’ 2019 season, one filled with tremendous promise, sooner than most expected.