The series may have been forged by their pre-existing friendship, but Denham Springs coach Bill Conides realizes there’s more to facing Gabe Fertitta of Catholic High than a reunion of former coaches.
Walker’s volleyball team is a doing a reset of sorts this season following a disappointing 5-25 season a year ago.
Walker High senior Tiara Young has officially pushed her recruiting process from idle into overdrive.
It’s not often all three of Livingston Parish’s Class 5A teams qualify for postseason play in the same season.
Walker went 4-0 in Metro League baseball action posting a a pair of one-run wins over All Star Blue and Louisiana All Stars and two more victories over Louisiana All Stars.
WALKER – Parkview’s pitching and knack for scoring with two outs was a less than ideal combination for Walker in Thursday’s Metro League game.
WATSON – It was the kind of start to their respective 7-on-7 season finales that Live Oak and Walker both wanted.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Walker junior pitcher Charlie Pelletier gave his coach Randy Sandifer plenty to consider toward his candidacy in next year’s starting rotation.
ALBANY – Eli Turnage’s home run in the 7th inning enabled Walker to salvage a 2-2 tie in a Metro League game that lasted eight inning Wednesday against Albany.
BATON ROUGE -- For the first time in nearly eight minutes once Walker had regained the lead -– this time for keeps –- the Wildcats seemed re-energized by the swing in momentum.
BATON ROUGE -- Walker was quickly out of the blocks, sprinting to another fast start and decisive victory on Wednesday, this time 48-36 over rival Denham Springs High.
DENHAM SPRINGS -– Those hoping to catch a glimpse of Denham Springs’ No. 1 units against Walker’s will have to wait until the regular season.
BATON ROUGE -- Two weeks ago when Walker’s girls’ basketball team faced Glen Oaks, the Lady Cats needed a buzzer-beater to escape with a victory during summer league play.
ST. JAMES -- St. James scored early, taking advantage of eight walks, then held off Walker for a 3-2 win in Metro League baseball action Wednesday.
WALKER -– The season doesn’t start for a couple of months, but Christian Ard certainly did his part to set himself apart in the competition for the Wildcats’ starting quarterback job.
WALKER -- Walker football coach Lester Ricard sees his junior two-sport standout Jalen Cook as a potential reprisal of a similar multi-sport standout athlete from back in his own high school days.
BATON ROUGE – Walker’s Keondre Brown emerged with a steal in the latter stages of the fourth quarter and crossed half-court when he spotted Brian Thomas filling the lane to his right.
To the folks who passionately root for District 4-5A teams and & Louisiana: In a quick and easy pair of words, thank you.
A busy five-week Metro League baseball gets rolling this weekend with annual Denham Springs High Wood Bat Tournament around Livingston Parish, with a handful of games in Baton Rouge.
Nearly 3 months after hoisting the school’s historic first Class 5A state championship trophy, Walker’s Jalen Cook knows the inevitable question will be at the doorstep of the Wildcats’ 2018-19 season.
WALKER -- LSU basketball coach Will Wade had a confession to make to Walker’s basketball team and members of Walker’s Club Outreach that hosted him Tuesday for a speaking engagement.
HATTIESBURG, Miss. -- It's only a spring scrimmage, but Walker has plenty to build on following its meeting with Wayne County, Miss., last Friday.