The fact that Holden's Kaylee Hughes was selected as the 2017 All-Livingston Parish girls Most Valuable Player may have taken her by surprise.
The three-day festival known as the LHSAA Track & Field State Meet arrives this week and Livingston Parish will send a strong contingent to Bernie Moore Track on the campus of LSU for the final event of the season.
SULPHUR -- Sterlington made a living placing the ball into left field on Thursday and that was bad news for Doyle.
It's safe to say Doyle, Holden and Maurepas enter the Louisiana High School Athletic Association state softball tournament with a bit of unfinished business on their plates.
VINTON -- Twice Monday Doyle took the lead against Vinton, but errors proved to be the Tigers’ undoing in an 8-7 loss in the first round of the Class 2A playoffs.
Four softball teams will carry the Livingston Parish banner to Sulphur for the 2017 State Tournament next week. Live Oak, Doyle, Holden and Maurepas are all returning to the event and will make for a busy two and perhaps three or four days for parish softball fans.
LIVINGSTON -- Doyle took advantage of its two hits and costly errors by Fisher to take a 4-0 win on Thursday in the Class 2A regional softball playoffs and qualify for the 2017 State Tournament.
FRENCH SETTLEMENT -- Remington Watts hurled a five-inning one-hitter as French Settlement scored a 12-0 win over Doyle in District 9-2A action on Thursday.
Doyle senior Madison Watts was tabbed the District 9-2A Most Valuable Player, and Samantha White of Doyle was selected Coach of the Year.
Doyle's Tristan Jones was selected the District 9-2A boys basketball Most Valuable Player, and Doyle coach Daniel Kennedy was chosen the league's Coach of the Year.
LIVINGSTON -- The wins have come few and far between for Doyle this season, but the Tigers have fought through the losses, even with their youth and inexperience.
LIVINGSTON -- Caitlinn Fruge's RBI single in the bottom of the 12th inning snapped a 3-3 tie to lift Doyle to a 4-3 win over St. Thomas Aquinas and lift the Lady Tigers into the District 9-2A lead on Tuesday.