DENHAM SPRINGS – It’s the ultimate show of respect for a talented baseball player.
To the folks who passionately root for District 4-5A teams and & Louisiana: In a quick and easy pair of words, thank you.
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.
For the first time in three years, Denham Springs High is still alive after the first round of the Class 5A state playoffs.
CENTRAL – If the 1st inning wasn’t eye-opening enough on Tuesday, Central was reminded again throughout the first 4 innings of a Class 5A state playoff opener with Slidell.
PONCHATOULA -- Live Oak’s season ended Tuesday when the Eagles came up on the wrong side of a 7th-inning rally. Ponchatoula stormed back with three runs in their final at-bat to top Live Oak in a Class 5A bi-district playoff game.
ZACHARY -- Ashley Lopez and Carsyn Martel came through with clutch two-run doubles in consecutive innings to help Zachary rally past U-High for a 7-3 victory on Tuesday.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- Despite a late-game rally, errors cost Denham Springs High in a 7-4 loss to Destrehan in a late-season non-district game on Monday.
WATSON -- Thursday was Senior Night for Live Oak and it was the seniors being honored that powered the Eagles to a 12-2 victory over Zachary.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- Denham Spring High broke a seven-game losing streak with a resounding 5-0 victory over Walker on Friday.
RESERVE – Kailey Chachere delivered a clutch two-out single to score Haleigh Pourciau in the top of the 7th inning and Pourciau worked around a one-out error in the bottom of the inning as Walker edged Riverside Academy 3-2 on Tuesday.
ZACHARY – Carley Fudge and Ashley Lopez produced four hits apiece and four Zachary hitters drove in 2 or more runs as the Lady Broncos raced past Denham Springs High 14-6 on Tuesday.
WATSON -- Live Oak held on to a 5-4 win over Albany on Saturday afternoon to close out the Live Oak Tournament.
The Zachary Athletic Department's annual four-person scramble golf tournament to benefit Zachary athletics will be played at Copper Mill on Monday, April 2.
ZACHARY -- After a back-and-forth first 6 innings against Zachary on Tuesday, Live Oak found itself down one run with three outs to revive hope of coming out victorious.
SULPHUR -- Live Oak encountered all kinds of drama and results over the weekend at the Sulphur Spring Classic and finished on a high note by outslugging Pineville for a 9-7 victory on Saturday.
SULPHUR -- A quick, error-aided beginning and Haleigh Pourciau’s dominance in the circle were the right combination for Walker to prevail Friday at the Sulphur Spring Classic.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- Live Oak capitalized on a string of errors in the 4th inning and relentless hitting after that point to defeat Denham Springs High 12-2 Thursday night.
WALKER -- Two games into the District 4-5A season, Walker seems to have this late-game drama stuff down pretty well.