Six Livingston Parish softball teams will participate in the Live Oak Tournament this weekend.
ALBANY -- Albany's Annalea Giamalva hurled a three-inning no-hitter and was backed up with a 14-run first inning in a 15-0 victory over Independence on Tuesday to open District 7-3A play.
COVINGTON -- After a weekend of softball at the Northlake Christian tournament, Albany and Springfield made a few things quite clear.
LIVINGSTON -- The Albany and Doyle baseball teams both have their share of young players. But if Friday's game between the teams is any indication of what lies ahead, the future looks bright for both teams.
COVINGTON -- The Albany softball team continued showing its offensive prowess this season, scoring 10 runs in the fourth inning on its way to a 16-3, five-inning win over East Jefferson on Friday at the Northlake Christian tournament.
WALKER — Springfield’s boys defended their small schools championship at the Livingston Parish track meet on March 15 at Walker High, and the Bulldogs did it in dominating fashion.
The parish’s three Class 5A baseball teams head Lafayette for their annual competition against foes from the Hub City area for the next three days.
WALKER -- So how close was the large schools boys competition at the Livingston Parish track meet on March 15 at Walker High School?
ALBANY -- Brittney Turner threw a complete-game one-hitter as Albany scored a 9-1 win over Sumner on Tuesday.
HAMMOND -- Sometimes, as hard as a team might try, things just don’t go your way.
HAMMOND -- Albany pulled off what some might call a minor miracle, but don’t tell that to coach Stacy Darouse or any of the Lady Hornets.
WINNFIELD -- To get where Albany wanted to be was bound to take a little bit from everybody.
ALBANY -- Sometimes inspirational halftime speeches by a coach are just what a team needs to kick it into high gear.
Spring sports seasons get rolling around the state this week, and Livingston Parish will be one of the many hotbeds as all 18 teams hit the diamonds.
ALBANY -- First-round playoff games can sometimes be a test for the favored team, as it usually is playing an opponent that should be overmatched.
Who could it be from Livingston Parish this season? Who might shock the state and get on a postseason run? The answers to both those questions, as well as the normal playoff drama all gets started Thursday night, as the parish’s girls basketball tradition storms into the postseason.
ALBANY -- Punching a ticket to the playoffs is always nice. Riding into the postseason as a district champion makes things that much sweeter.
ALBANY -- Down one key inside player and with another in early foul trouble, the Denham Springs High girls might’ve been in a tough spot Saturday afternoon in a makeup game at Albany.
Because he didn’t participate in sports until the 6th grade Cheyenne Labruzza never got the opportunity to share with his parents a passion for athletics that would ultimately become a driving force in his life.