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Parkview’s Joel Smith Wins Gold in 800 Meters

Parkview’s Joel Smith Wins Gold in 800 Meters

JOEL SMITH OF PARKVIEW won the 800-meter run with a time of 2:00.75 at the Louisiana State 3-A Track & Field Championships at LSU.

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BRHS Speedster Posts Stunning Performance

BRHS Speedster Posts Stunning Performance

BATON ROUGE — Is Mikiah Brisco the best female athlete in Louisiana high school sports? Probably so.  The Baton Rouge High junior led the Lady Bulldogs to the State 5A Track & Field Championships, and she did so in convincing style, breaking one state record and roaring past her competition in the other races.  Altogether, […]

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A ‘Dynasty’ At Baker HS

A ‘Dynasty’ At Baker HS

BATON ROUGE — Dynasty Williams of Baker High School built a point total at the Louisiana High School State 3A Track & Field Championships that made her look like a dynasty. Ironically, Dynasty didn’t win a single race.  However, her three 2nd Place finishes were sufficient to push Baker into 6th Place in the overall […]

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Central Bowling Wins District 5A

Central Bowling Wins District 5A

CENTRAL — Central High (10-0) defeated Scotlandville (7-3) on Wednesday, March 13 to wrap up its first District Championship in school history, extending its winning streak to 10 matches. Central came out on fire in game one against Scotlandville and were determined to never let the Hornets in the match.  Central won game one 6-2 […]

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CPS Third Annual Rebel Run Results

CPS Third Annual Rebel Run Results

CENTRAL — The 3rd Annual Rebel Run 5K was held on Saturday, Feb. 9 at Central Private School.  Runners followed a course that took them down Centerra Court to Gurney Road through part of Willowood Acres and then back to the school.  Medals were awarded based on age and gender divisions to the following winners: […]

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Who Is a Select School in EBR? Here’s a List

Who Is a Select School in EBR? Here’s a List

BATON ROUGE — According to LHSAA director Kenny Henderson, here is the list of “Select” schools in East Baton Rouge Parish, based on current information.  These schools would no longer be able to compete with public schools in state football playoffs and would have to compete only against each other. It should be emphasized that […]

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Central Coach Sid Edwards Says Split Is Historic Mistake

Central Coach Sid Edwards Says Split Is Historic Mistake

CENTRAL — Central High head football coach Sid Edwards said Wednesday the decision to divide state football playoffs into “Select” and “Non-Select” schools is a mistake of historic proportions. “Actually, at the time the LHSAA principals voted, I was neutral on the idea.  Now that it’s sunk in, I realize it is a terrible mistake.  […]

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Catholic vs. Parkview in Football Playoffs?

Catholic vs. Parkview in Football Playoffs?

It Could Happen Under New Rule OK’d by LHSAA For State Playoffs BATON ROUGE — 5A Catholic High School of Baton Rouge could well find itself in the state high school playoffs against 3A Parkview under a rules change approved last week by the Louisiana High School Athletic Association. The controversial decision, which was made on a vote […]

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Terence Williams New Football Coach at Redemptorist

Terence Williams New Football Coach at Redemptorist

Terence Williams (right) of Donaldsonville High was named new head football coach at Redemptorist High at a press conference Monday.  Principal Maribeth Andereck announced the selection.  Central High head coach Sid Edwards (left) was on hand to speak about Williams, a former Belaire High player.  He coached Donaldsonville for the past four seasons.  Williams replaces […]

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Wolves Have New Baseball Coach

Wolves Have New Baseball Coach

Former Pro Player Nick Hall Named Baseball Coach BATON ROUGE — Nick Hall, who formerly played in the San Diego Padres and Philadelphia Phillies baseball organizations, is the new head baseball coach at Redemptorist High School in Baton Rouge. Hall said, “I’m excited to be at a school with such a great tradition.  I believe we are […]

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