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  • Randy Rosetta | The News
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DENHAM SPRINGS -- Expecting a lot of offensive chances is something that Denham Springs High and Walker have learned to categorize as wishful thinking this season, especially lately.

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  • David Gray | The News
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Surrounded by teammates, family and friends, Ja’Myra Dickson was in no mood to talk.

  • Staff report | The News
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WALKER -- Deonte Dotson punched a two-out RBI single in the 3rd inning to put Scotlandville back in front Saturday and the Hornets gained steam from there to pull away from Walker for an 8-2 victory.

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April 10

  • Randy Rosetta | The News

WATSON -- Baseball has a funny way of coming full circle from week to week.

  • Staff report | The News

WALKER -- Two hits won’t win a whole lot of baseball games. But Walker’s only two of the night on Tuesday at least gave the Wildcats a chance for a stunning comeback against Central..

  • David Gray | The News

WATSON -- Kendall Theriot had no doubt Live Oak would shake out of its early funk against Walker on Tuesday. It just took a little longer than she expected.

April 4

DISTRICT 4-5A

DISTRICT 4-5A

  • Jason Russell | The News

WALKER -- While having good pitching is something that will go a long way to success during a softball season, a powerful offense is not a bad thing to have either.

  • Staff report | The News

ZACHARY -- Walker’s two-game momentum hit a brick wall Saturday.

  • Jason Russell | The News

WATSON -- She might not be the biggest of the track stars to grace the field at Live Oak, but Kelsey Case can now count herself among the fastest.

  • Ryne Bertholet | The News

WATSON -- Live Oak’s assistant track and field coach Travis Johnson could only mutter one word as he laid the tape measure down.

Boys

Girls

  • Randy Rosetta | The News

WALKER -- Scoring runs hasn’t exactly been a breathe-easy concept for Denham Springs High or Walker since District 4-5A play commenced.

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Three of Denham Springs High’s senior contingent, Live Oak’s dynamic duo and a newcomer who came up big all season for Walker landed spots on the 2017 All-District 4-5A team voted on by the coaches last month.

  • Staff report | The News

The best two teams in District 4-5A all season landed three spots apiece on the 2017 all-district team voted on by the league coaches last month, as champion Scotlandville and runnerup Walker led the charge on the 11-player unit.

Tuesday

  • Staff report | The News

WALKER -- An early lead couldn’t help Walker avoid a seventh straight loss.

  • Staff report | The News

BATON ROUGE -- In a stretch of games when everything seems to be a grind for Walker, getting a win any way possible is the goal.

  • Staff report | The News

WALKER -- After suffering a brutal loss to Zachary in the first meeting on March 16, Walker trailed the Lady Broncos by one run entering the 7th inning of the rematch Tuesday.

DISTRICT 4-5A

  • Randy Rosetta | The News

WALKER -- Generous or just flat out struggling. Advantageous or lucky.

March 28

Tuesday

  • Staff report | The News

BATON ROUGE -- Central rattled Walker ace Lane Thomas for seven hits and six runs in the first 3 innings Wednesday and that was a large enough cushion for the home Wildcats to nab a 7-4 win in the District 4-5A opener for both teams.

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WALKER -- Mason Inman, Bailey Gautreaux and Lane Thomas delivered big hits to spark a five-run Walker 4th inning Tuesday that broke open a close game with Franklinton and propelled the Wildcats to a 9-0 triumph.

  • Staff report | The News

HAHNVILLE -- For the second time this season, Walker failed to score a run.

  • Ralph Melancon | The News
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WALKER -- Don Paul Smith lined an RBI single to right field to score Brandt Watson with the winning run Monday as Walker edged Dutchtown 3-2 in 8 innings for a key non-district victory.

  • Rob DeArmond | The News

WALKER -- When it comes down to it, the formula for Dutchtown wasn't anything fancy in its win over Walker on Monday.

Tuesday

  • Staff report | The News

Saturday's rainy weather forced the cancellation of the remainder of the Live Oak softball tournament and altered some baseball games.

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WATSON -- Seven walks and four hits fueled an eight-run 3rd inning and that was plenty of cushion for Acadiana in a 13-3 romp over Walker on Friday on the first day of play at the Live Oak Tournament.

  • Randy Rosetta | The News

WALKER -- There are a lot of ways to win a baseball game, but when both pitchers are on the beam, those options dwindle pretty quickly.

  • Staff report | The News

Six Livingston Parish softball teams will participate in the Live Oak Tournament this weekend.

  • David Gray | The News

WALKER -- Live Oak’s BreAnna Corkern has always felt hitting was contagious, but she never imagined home runs could be — until now.

  • Staff report | The News

BATON ROUGE -- The Walker softball team hung tight with Central through 2 scoreless innings Tuesday before getting upended by Raegan Willis’ grand slam in the 3rd inning on the way to an 8-1 loss.

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