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Carroll finishes softball career at Nicholls State University

Carroll finishes softball career at Nicholls State University

Editor June 14, 2017 Comments Off on Carroll finishes softball career at Nicholls State University

By DAVE WOODALL Tammany West sports THIBODAUX — Caitlyn Rose Carroll finished her career at Nicholls State University where she played softball for the Lady Colonels. A graduate of Lakeshore High School in Mandeville,

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Area stars shine for LSU-Alexandria

Area stars shine for LSU-Alexandria

Editor June 14, 2017 Comments Off on Area stars shine for LSU-Alexandria

By DAVE WOODALL Tammany West sports ALEXANDRIA – A number of local players made good this season helping the Louisiana State University-Alexandria Generals finish a very successful season. On the basketball court, three Slidell

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All-district teams set

All-district teams set

Editor June 14, 2017 Comments Off on All-district teams set

By DAVE WOODALL Tammany West sports COVINGTON — The All-District baseball selections were announced that week with the following results. District 6-5A First Team Pitchers: Brock Daniels, Ponchatoula, Sr., 4-3; Ethan Campo, Northshore, Sr.,

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Hannan stars earn spots on all-state teams

Hannan stars earn spots on all-state teams

Editor June 14, 2017 Comments Off on Hannan stars earn spots on all-state teams

COVINGTON — The Louisiana Sports Writers Association selected their Class 2A All-State baseball and softball teams last week. The only local baseball player chosen was Nick Lucido of Archbishop Hannan High School. Lucido batted

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Successful Seasons – Local graduates help Delgado baseball team

Successful Seasons – Local graduates help Delgado baseball team

Editor June 14, 2017 Comments Off on Successful Seasons – Local graduates help Delgado baseball team

By DAVE WOODALL Tammany West sports NEW ORLEANS — Delgado closed its 2017 campaign recently with a 9-5 loss to Crowder College (Missouri) in the semi-final round of the South-Central District Championship at Turner

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PR grad Ross ends softball season at Louisiana College

PR grad Ross ends softball season at Louisiana College

Editor June 3, 2017 Comments Off on PR grad Ross ends softball season at Louisiana College

By DAVE WOODALL Tammany West Sports PINEVILLE – Pearl River High graduate Alyssa Ross just finished her sophomore season playing on the Louisiana College Lady Wildcat softball team in Pineville, Louisiana. She played for

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Northlake’s Schwaner having a solid baseball career at Louisiana-Monroe

Northlake’s Schwaner having a solid baseball career at Louisiana-Monroe

Editor June 3, 2017 Comments Off on Northlake’s Schwaner having a solid baseball career at Louisiana-Monroe

By DAVE WOODALL Tammany West Sports COVINGTON – Tyler Schwaner, who is currently in his senior year playing baseball for the University of Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks. Tyler was a graduate of Northlake Christian School where

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Smith a starter for Demons  in 2017

Smith a starter for Demons in 2017

Editor June 3, 2017 Comments Off on Smith a starter for Demons in 2017

By DAVE WOODALL Tammany West Sports NATCHITOCHES – Freshman Tyler Smith, a 2016 Covington High graduate, is making the most of his freshman year playing for the Northwestern State Demons in Natchitoches, Louisiana. Tyler,

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Nunez named new softball coach at Mandeville

Nunez named new softball coach at Mandeville

Editor June 3, 2017 Comments Off on Nunez named new softball coach at Mandeville

By DAVE WOODALL Tammany West sports MANDEVILLE – Last Wednesday, Mandeville High School announced that Kim Nunez will replace Tim Hymel and take the helm as the new softball coach for the Lady Skippers.

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Fishing Report – May 25

Fishing Report – May 25

Editor June 3, 2017 Comments Off on Fishing Report – May 25

Ray Miller and Martin Duvic are two of the most experienced sac-a-lait anglers on the Tchefuncte River and have been fishing solo for years. The two decided to team up and trade secrets. “We

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Fishing Report – June 1

Fishing Report – June 1

Editor June 3, 2017 Comments Off on Fishing Report – June 1

Lake Pontchartrain Bull Shark There are certain signs on the water that point anglers to the realization that summer is on the way. Catching gaff top catfish, needle nose fish stripping their bait from

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Locals excel at state meet

Locals excel at state meet

Editor May 20, 2017 Comments Off on Locals excel at state meet

BATON ROUGE — A number of local athletes from St. Tammany Parish had outstanding perfomances at the recent Allstate Sugar Bowl/LHSAA Track & Field meet. Following are team results as well as local athletes

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Salmen’s postseason run comes to end in semifinals

Salmen’s postseason run comes to end in semifinals

Editor May 20, 2017 Comments Off on Salmen’s postseason run comes to end in semifinals

By DAVE WOODALL Tammany West sports SULPHUR – In championship baseball playing errorless ball usually wins you games. That’s exactly what happened Friday afternoon at McMurry Park in Sulphur where the #8 seeded Neville

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Fishing – May 18

Fishing – May 18

Editor May 20, 2017 Comments Off on Fishing – May 18

A Time for Plastic We’ve all heard the reports of the speckled trout being caught at the Trestles this spring. Typically March and April are prime months to catch larger-than-average speckled trout. Plastic lures

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Spartans advance to semifinals

Spartans advance to semifinals

Editor May 14, 2017 Comments Off on Spartans advance to semifinals

By DAVE WOODALL Tammany West sports SLIDELL – It was truly a momentous occasion as the #21 seed Salmen Spartans hosted #29 Carencro in the Class 4A quarterfinals last Friday. No team seeded 20

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Manuel receives scholarship

Manuel receives scholarship

Editor May 14, 2017 Comments Off on Manuel receives scholarship

MANDEVILLE — The 2017 Kelly C. O’Mahoney Memorial Soccer Scholarship was awarded to Mackenzie Manuel of Mandeville High School during the MHS senior awards ceremony. Manuel will be playing for the LSU women’s soccer

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Hannan’s Standley sets new state record in javelin throw

Hannan’s Standley sets new state record in javelin throw

Editor May 14, 2017 Comments Off on Hannan’s Standley sets new state record in javelin throw

By DAVE WOODALL Tammany West sports COVINGTON – Hannan’s Caroline Standley of Archbishop Hannan won the Class 2A state championship in the javelin on Friday at the Allstate Sugar Bowl/LHSAA State Track and Field

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Wolves eliminated after thrilling three-game series

Wolves eliminated after thrilling three-game series

Editor May 14, 2017 Comments Off on Wolves eliminated after thrilling three-game series

COVINGTON — St. Paul’s battled all the way to the end against one of the top teams in the state, but came up just short in its Division I playoff series. The seventh-seeded Wolves

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Hannan, Northlake Christian eliminated in Regional round of Division III?playoffs

Hannan, Northlake Christian eliminated in Regional round of Division III?playoffs

Editor May 7, 2017 Comments Off on Hannan, Northlake Christian eliminated in Regional round of Division III?playoffs

SULPHUR — Archbishop Hannan and Northlake Christian were both eliminated from the Division III playoffs last week when they were swept in the Regional round. No. 13 Hannan lost its first game of the

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Lions’ season ends after 1-0 setback against No. 12 Airline

Lions’ season ends after 1-0 setback against No. 12 Airline

Editor May 7, 2017 Comments Off on Lions’ season ends after 1-0 setback against No. 12 Airline

By DAVE WOODALL Tammany West sports BOSSIER CITY — Airline senior Cameron Parikh’s RBI single in the seventh inning broke a scoreless tie and left Covington with a season-ending 1-0 loss in the bi-district

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