ALBANY - - All season long, Albany girls basketball coach Stacy Darouse has said there’s not a difference between her starting five and any of the players on the Lady Hornets’ bench, and the team proved it in Tuesday’s Class 3A regional playoff game against Pine Prairie.
ALBANY -- The vibe was a bit different, but the end result was exactly what the Albany girls basketball team was looking for.
They’ve taken different routes to get here, but the first step in the playoff journey begins Thursday and Friday for a trio of Livingston Parish girls basketball teams.
As a new season nears, each coach in District 10-2A is looking at things a bit differently after last year’s shutdown because of the novel coronavirus.
David Knight didn’t want to call it his dream job, but he eventually did a few hours after he was named the football coach at Albany on Friday.
Ten players scored and Albany held Bogalusa to single digits in three quarters to pick up a 58-31 road win over Bogalusa in District 8-3A play on Tuesday.
Albany held Loranger to single digits in every quarter to help key a 36-31 win in the District 8-3A opener for both teams at Albany on Tuesday.
HOLDEN – The Albany and Holden girls basketball teams have made a habit of turning in some competitive efforts against each other over the years, and this year’s version wasn’t any different.
ALBANY – It may not have been the most fun game to watch, but Denham Springs coach Blake Zito and Albany coach Stacy Darouse figure Tuesday’s game will help their teams down the line.
ALBANY – Albany linebacker Justin Coats was still taking a little time to let the accomplishment sink in.
ALBANY – Albany picked up a decisive win over Live Oak in girls basketball action Friday, but it turned into a learning experience for both teams.
ALBANY – Albany and French Settlement put together a competitive outing against each other last season, and the teams followed it up with more of the same on Monday.
Albany High is in the market for a football coach after Mike Janis submitted his resignation Friday to take an assistant coaching position at Dutchtown.
Albany put together a big first half to key a 74-48 win over Zachary on Thursday as part of the Denham Springs Tournament at Albany High.
Louisiana High School Athletic Association Executive Director Eddie Bonine issued a revised statement Friday regarding COVID-19 mitigation measures involving athletics, and the new memo doesn’t mention potential fines for schools who don’t adhere to those mitigation measures.
Louisiana High School Athletic Association Executive Director Eddie Bonine’s latest memo regarding COVID-19 mitigation measures may give schools a bit more incentive to adhere to social distancing and mask-wearing policies when it comes to high school athletics.
Cassie Baygents had 29 points as nine players scored helping the Albany girls open their basketball season with an 80-59 win over Fontainebleau at home Tuesday.
Shortly after finishing the first cross country race of her high school career in September, Albany’s Cayden Boudreaux said one of her goals was to become a state champion.