DENHAM SPRINGS – Albany guard Maddie Oubre said it’s the team’s annual expectation where plenty of challenges await them on the schedule coach Stacy Darouse presents each year.
The Albany girls basketball team went 2-1 in the St. Thomas More Tournament, including a 55-53 loss to Lafayette after putting together a furious fourth quarter on Wednesday.
French Settlement held Albany to single-digit scoring in the first and fourth quarters and five Lions scored in double figures to key at 76-51 win over the Hornets as part of the French Settlement tournament Friday.
One of the focal points for Albany heading into its first-round Class 3A state playoff game at Caldwell Parish was to cut down on turnovers.
ALBANY – Sure, the goal for Albany's football team is to win the first playoff game in school history.
GOODBEE – Turnovers on three straight possessions put Albany in a first-half hole it could not pull out of as the Hornets fell at Archbishop Hannan, 42-7, in the District 8-3A finale Friday night.
ALBANY – The Albany football team is in decent shape for the Class 3A playoffs heading into Friday’s regular season finale on the road against Hannan.
ALBANY – Albany football coach Mike Janis and his team knew they’d be in for a test against Loranger, and that’s exactly what happened.
WALKER – The Live Oak girls went into the Livingston Parish Cross Country Meet intent on keeping their streak of team championships alive.
ALBANY – As much as last week’s overtime loss to Jewel Sumner stung Albany, there’s really no time to dwell on it – not with undefeated District 8-3A frontrunner Loranger coming to town Friday.
ALBANY – Jewel Sumner comes into Friday’s District 8-3A game with Albany with a 1-5 record, and Hornets coach Mike Janis said that mark shouldn’t fool anybody considering who those losses have come to.
ALBANY – Albany’s District 8-3A opener against Bogalusa featured a little bit of everything, but at the end of the night, the Hornets had exactly what they were looking for – Mike Janis’ first district win as the Hornets’ coach and a 1-0 start in league play.
ALBANY – Brittney Turner of Albany High's softball team may not have taken a direct path to playing college softball, but she’s right on the cusp of doing just that nonetheless.
ALBANY – Maybe it was fitting that the Albany defense turned in likely its most dominating half of the season in linebacker Tyler Bates’ return to the team.
ALBANY – Albany football coach Mike Janis may not have wanted to break down the film after the Hornets’ loss at DeQuincy, but he did.
When it comes down to it, Albany football coach Mike Janis said the Hornets’ 46-42 loss at DeQuincy was a combination of things.
Albany improved to 2-1 on the season after last week’s win over Springfield, but that doesn’t mean the Hornets don’t have some things to work on heading into Friday’s game at DeQuincy.
SPRINGFIELD – If there’s one thing the folks in attendance at Friday’s game between Albany and Springfield learned, it’s that there’s no quit in either team.
ALBANY – Albany coach Mike Janis and Springfield coach Ryan Serpas know all too well what the Albany-Springfield rivalry is all about.
ALBANY – With Albany heading into its game Friday with St. Michael the Archangel in Baton Rouge, Hornets coach Mike Janis said the goal for his team isn’t complicated.
ALBANY – During the summer’s 7-on-7 league play, Albany football coach Mike Janis said his team couldn’t get comfortable relying on Rhett Wolfe’s ability to come up with big scoring catches.
Those in attendance at Friday’s North Oaks Sports Medicine Albany Jamboree may have done a double-take, and that’s OK.
ALBANY – Albany had just about a complete effort as one can ask for in a jamboree against Pope John Paul II Friday night.
Albany football coach Mike Janis and Springfield football coach Ryan Serpas aren’t overlooking their respective opponents in the North Oaks Sports Medicine Albany Jamboree on Friday, but it’s also safe to say they’ll be doing a little bit of advance scouting.