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.
Central navigated the District 4-5A season unscathed, while Live Oak managed to create some late-season momentum in league play. As a result of their strong district performances, the Lady Wildcats and Eagles claimed the largest share of the spots on the 2018 All-District 4-5A team.
Dominating one of the best districts in the state tends to yield some rewards. Which explains why most of Zachary’s starting lineup and the Broncos’ top pitchers landed on the All-District 4-5A first team that was unveiled Monday.
LAKE CHARLES – With a blend of veterans left over from a stunning playoff run last spring and several freshmen and sophomores playing key roles, the last thing Walker could afford to do Monday in a Class 5A playoff opener was walk on a high wire without much a of a net.
For the first time in three years, Denham Springs High is still alive after the first round of the Class 5A state playoffs.
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.