HOLDEN - A year after making a trip to the Class 5A state championship game, Denham Springs is getting the type of treatment befitting a state runner-up team.
Brett Beard confirmed Friday, Nov. 22 that he’ll be the new head football coach at Denham Springs, leaving Hwy. 16 rival Live Oak after five seasons.
DENHAM SPRINGS – If she has her way Denham Springs High shortstop Paige Luquette would like to continue a recent trend in the Lady Jackets program.
NATCHITOCHES – Brennan Amato of Denham Springs turned in the top time and finish among participants from Livingston Parish at Tuesday’s Class 5A state boys cross country championship at Northwestern State University.
DENHAM SPRINGS – By the time leading scorer Kate Thompson scored her first points six minutes into the game, Denham Springs had already built a double-digit lead.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Veteran baseball coach Mark Carroll believes a big part of the success he envisions for his 2020 Denham Springs baseball team will be centered around the highlight of the program’s early signing period.
DENHAM SPRINGS – This Friday’s game at Scotlandville will mark the final game for Denham Springs football coach Bill Conides after three seasons at the school.
WALKER – Before the season began, Walker coach Chad Mahaffey believed his team was capable of winning all of its district games.
DENHAM SPRINGS – The divide became greater between the football programs at Live Oak High and Denham Springs.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Denham Springs fell behind in the first quarter, came back in the second quarter, and kept it close in the third quarter.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Not even a furious rally in the final set was enough for Denham Springs to hold off Central for the second time this season.
CENTRAL – Central took advantage of some well-timed explosive plays to quickly put away their rivals Denham Springs 42-13 in Friday’s 4-5A opener.
WALKER – With his team on the brink of District 4-5A play, Walker High’s first-year coach Chad Mahaffey was candid in his assessment of his team’s chances in the ultra-competitive league.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Some team’s choose to move on from their most lopsided defeats in different methods.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Through the first four weeks of the season, Denham Springs has run the gamut of emotions.
DENHAM SPRINGS – If you’re a fan of the basketball career of Denham Springs forward Kate Thompson you better bundle up.
DENHAM SPRINGS - Denham Spring senior outside linebacker Kaydon Berard decided to make his biggest statement against a 6-foot-6, 250-pound quarterback bound for Tigertown.
SPRINGFIELD – Denham Springs volleyball coach Pam Dubuy may have gotten just the effort she needed from her team heading into district play, while Larry Smoot’s squad at Springfield is still finding its way a bit.
DENHAM SPRINGS – For a split-second Denham Springs’ sideline and home half of Yellow Jacket Stadium went silent.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Denham Springs and Live Oak found themselves a third of the way through their respective seasons in Tuesday’s non-district match at Hornsby Gymnasium in need of a building block.
PONCHATOULA – Denham Springs football coach Bill Conides saw some of the growth he was looking for from his team in Friday’s game at Ponchatoula.
DENHAM SPRINGS – The sun didn’t rise as hoped last Saturday morning in the coaching world of Denham Springs High’s Bill Conides.
WALKER – The assist from Reese Patten led to directly to Kameron Bond’s kill and with it came a postgame celebration Walker High’s volleyball team hadn’t experienced in quite some time.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Nearly three years ago, Denham Springs' Kaydon Berard got a good look at a Hahnville football team on the brink of a run to Class 5A state championship game, spurred by the state’s best player.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Returning all-parish performer Kailey Dunham of Denham Springs said there was a message awaiting the team upon their return to the bench after dropping the second game of Tuesday’s season opener with Springfield.
He’s a resource Denham Springs quarterback Luke Lunsford can tap into as much as possible.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Denham Springs football coach Bill Conides facetiously tried to find a silver lining on a cloudy evening.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- To some observers, the sight of watching Denham Springs take four-time Class 5A state champion Acadiana down to the wire in last year’s state regional playoff game before suffering a heartbreaking 38-37 loss may have raised a few eyebrows.
DENHAM SPRINGS – There’s only one logical way for this stage of their relationship to reach the desired finality between Denham Springs High School co-defensive backs coach Lafayette Duhe and his son Tristan, a senior middle linebacker this season for the Yellow Jackets.
It made for a compelling Week 3 matchup last season when Walker, which led at halftime, needed a fourth-quarter rally and an interception return for a touchdown in a pulsating 40-38 victory over Slidell.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- It took a while for it to happen, but LSU play-by-play commentator and Director of Radio Broadcasting Chris Blair finally got his chance to speak at the monthly meeting of the Denham Springs Athletic Association at Big Mike’s Sports Bar & Grill.
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.