SLIDELL -- Friday quickly turned into a day when Walker was the big to St. Thomas Aquinas’ windshield at the Northshore Tournament.
WALKER -- Walker breezed past Sulphur 72-50 in the opening round of the Class 5A state playoffs on Friday, to move into the second round for the second year in a row.
Softball will go on if and when Mother Nature allows Friday and Saturday with Denham Springs High hosting the 2018 Robbie Spangler Tounament at North Park.
SLIDELL -- Two 8th-inning walks turned into a run on a Slidell error as Walker topped the Tigers 4-3 on Thursday to kick off the Northshore Tournament.
Coaches love catch phrases, especially at this time of year when seasons either end or go on depending on the outcome.
ALBANY -- Walker leaned on Lane Thomas’ dominance, scratched out an unearned to pull even and then blazed past Albany with the long ball Tuesday on the way to a 6-1 victory.
Coaches get used to the cyclical nature of their sport. One group of seniors leaves, another group moves in and different legacies begin to take shape.
WALKER -- A new-look Walker team began the season with an 11-7 victory over St. James on Monday, with veterans Tristan Taylor and Lane Thomas igniting an opportunistic offense.
WALKER -- Plenty of reasons for sputtering and coughing Friday night when Walker and Central clashed to close out the 2017-18 regular season. In particular, there lots of built-in distractions for the home Wildcats. So an early deficit wasn’t totally unexpected.
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 did everything it could for nearly 20 minutes Tuesday to frustrate, slow down and derail Walker to get the final week of the regular season started.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- For most of the first two quarters Friday, Walker and Denham Springs High swapped control of the tempo in a parish showdown at Hornsby Gym and not a whole lot was settled.
WALKER -- Walker coach Korey Arnold gave those in attendance at Tuesday's game with Belaire a look into the program's future.
ZACHARY -- Failing to collect defensive rebounds and turnovers killed Walker's chances of winning against Zachary on Friday.
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 – As is often the case, Walker took care of business quickly and decisively Thursday in a non-district game against St. Scholastica.
WALKER -- When two teams go at each other so hard for 31 minutes and most of a 32nd, it’s almost a surprise when the game gets settled by the smallest of glitches.
BATON ROUGE -- Walker grabbed control early against Scotlandville and was in control enough to make a 48-32 victory rather mundane on Tuesday.
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.
WALKER -- Denham Springs High downed District 3-1 rival Walker 4-2 Wednesday behind the strength of yet another strong performance from Makenzie Maher.
WALKER -- The back-to-back games this season, against two of the state’s premier powerhouses, leaped off of Walker’s schedule.