SLIDELL -- Friday quickly turned into a day when Walker was the big to St. Thomas Aquinas’ windshield at the Northshore Tournament.
ZACHARY -- Buoyed by a 12-hit offensive uprising and Nathan Keller’s dominant effort on the mound, Zachary breezed past Lafayette 11-1 Friday in the Brian Hess Classic.
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.
ZACHARY -- There is no shortage of talent or potential star power on the Zachary roster this season.
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.
GONZALES -- Two games into the 2018 season, Live Oak is already showing some ability to do the right things. The Eagles held off Holy Cross 8-6 on Thursday on the opening day of the Stephen Richardson Tournament, surviving a late-game charge from the Tigers.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- If Denham Springs High is going to take the steps forward it wants to this season, the Yellow Jackets need some younger players to get their feet wet for the first time by developing some confidence and fortitude.
Five perennial baseball powers get together the next three days at North Park, Central and Zachary for the Brian Hess Classic.
NATCHITOCHES -- Denham Springs High has come a long way this season. Taking on Natchitoches Central on Thursday showed how much farther the Yellow Jackets need to go to be counted among the state’s Class 5A elite.
Mark Carroll’s tenure at Denham Springs High has spanned 18 seasons punctuated by sustained success and stability on his coaching staff.
Big things on the basketball court already fill up Jalen Perkins’ mental scrapbook, and from all indications, there are plenty of memories still to come for the Walker senior.