BATON ROUGE -- Emma Hutchinson hurled a no-hitter with 11 strikeouts and went 2-for-4 with 3 RBIs to help Holden pick up a 15-0 road win over Runnels in District 7-B play on Tuesday.
With the high school basketball season complete, the award and all-star game season gets rolling, and Livingston Parish is garnering plenty of attention.
NEW ROADS – Olivia Lackie hurled a one-hitter, and Holden scored in every inning but one to cruise to an 11-0 win over False River on Wednesday.
MOUNT HERMON -- Gracie Duffy went 3-for-3 and drove in 5 runs, and Emma Hutchinson hurled a three-hitter with 9 strikeouts as Holden cruised to a 17-1 win over Mount Hermon in 4 innings in District 7-B action Tuesday.
BATON ROUGE -- Dustin Rushing went 3-for-4 with 2 RBIs and threw a complete-game five-hitter with 9 strikeouts to lift Holden to a 3-2 win over Church Academy on Tuesday.
BROUSSARD -- French Settlement scored a pair of runs in the bottom of the 6th inning to pick up a 6-5 win over Holden in the Episcopal of Acadiana Tournament on Saturday.
HOLDEN -- Hannan scored three runs with two outs in the top of the 7th inning to pick up a 3-0 win over Holden on Wednesday.
HOLDEN -- Olivia Lackie struck out 17 and Emma Hutchinson and Ashley Fogg hit home runs as Holden picked up a 6-0 victory over French Settlement on Tuesday.
HOLDEN – It’s easy to look back and say that Holden is carrying last season’s loss to Florien in the Class B semifinals as motivation for its run to this season’s championship game.
At some point right around the time Holden was preparing for the District 7-B Tournament, co-head coach Craig Forbes didn’t like what he was seeing from the Lady Rockets on defense.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- Live Oak’s fast start wasn’t enough to beat Mandeville Friday in a 13-6 loss at the Robbie Spangler Tournament.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- Holden turned in a solid weekend, going 3-0 in the Robbie Spangler Tournament with a 3-2 win over Dutchtown in which Olivia Lackie struck out 15 on Friday, followed by a 2-1 victory over Walker and a 2-0 win over Live Oak on Saturday.
PITKIN -- Holden had a lead after a quarter against Class B No. 11 seed Pitkin. It's the middle two quarters the Rockets could have done without.
Softball will go on if and when Mother Nature allows Friday and Saturday with Denham Springs High hosting the 2018 Robbie Spangler Tounament at North Park.
Daniel Kennedy has been coaching long enough to know that in the age of power rankings, records don't mean a whole lot when it comes to the playoffs.
At a time when their season is reaching its peak, basketball might be the furthest thing from the minds of the Albany Lady Hornets. It's understandable after former teammate Lacie Randall was killed in an auto accident earlier this week, but Albany coach Stacy Darouse said there is only one …
HOLDEN -- There’s no need to refresh K.K. Kropog’s memory of her last two trips to the state tournament.
For Doyle coach Daniel Kennedy and Springfield coach Blake Zito, part of the challenge this season was finding consistency from their teams. They might not be there quite yet, but their teams may be playing their best when it matters most.
The pressure of the playoffs might get to some people, but for Albany coach Stacy Darouse it's just part of the territory that comes with coaching at her alma mater.
One finish line arrives for boys basketball teams around the state on Friday, with many poised to re-start things next week when the playoffs begin.
BATON ROUGE -- Holden held Maurepas to 6 points in the second half to key a 53-35 win over the Wolves in the District 7-B tournament Thursday at Runnels.