Sometimes there’s a perception that equates postseason honors into deep postseason success.
BATON ROUGE – Before the start of Saturday’s LHSAA Track and Field state championships Clayton Simms of Live Oak couldn’t stop remarking about how deep the Class 5A pole vault competition was going to be.
BATON ROUGE - Zachary’s Sean Burrell headlined Saturday’s 5A State Championship Meet with two blazing victories.
WALKER – The resolve for Walker’s Kaitlyn Hayes to qualify for this year’s LHSAA Class 5A state track and field meet began with a disappointing result a year ago.
ZACHARY – Scotlandville spent most of Wednesday’s Region II-Class 5A meet in a tight battle with Catholic High, but in the end the Bears were able to edge out the Hornets for the title.
ZACHARY - For the third consecutive year Walker High’s Kaitlyn Hayes will return to the Class 5A state track and field meet at LSU’s Bernie Moore Track Stadium.
WALKER – From wire to wire, Zachary and Scotlandville were locked in a tight battle for boy’s District 4-5A Championship Wednesday night.
Speed is a crucial physical element in pole vault. The faster the vaulter moves; the more energy is transferred into the pole to get them over the bar.
ZACHARY – Zachary High School athlete Sean Burrell has been turning heads on the track since he was a freshman, but the junior sprinter is also beginning to make a name for himself on the football field.
DENHAM SPRINGS – One week after establishing a personal best mark – a clearance of 5-11¼ that also resulted in a share of sixth place on LSU’s career outdoor list – freshman high jumper Abby O’Donoghue may have turned in arguably her finest performance of the season.
ZACHARY – Much like Zachary High sprinter Indya Jackson hones in on the finish line, Broncos track and field coach Chris Carrier is quick getting to the point when talking about the awards that have come his way since the end of the season.
To the folks who passionately root for District 4-5A teams and & Louisiana: In a quick and easy pair of words, thank you.
BATON ROUGE -- Zachary senior Kristian Jackson took time to reflect after stepping off the awards podium for the final time of her high school career at the Louisiana High School Athletic Associations's Class 3A-5A State Track and Field Meet at LSU's Bernie Moore Track Stadium.
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.
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.
BATON ROUGE -- District 4-5A is known as one of the strongest football and basketball districts in the state, so it may seem ironic that the administrators (principals and athletic directors) at the top of the athletic programs of two of the schools in the district are women.