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Every local team earns playoff spot

Every local team earns playoff spot

Editor November 15, 2015 Comments Off on Every local team earns playoff spot

MANDEVILLE — It was a banner football season for the high schools on the west side of St. Tammany Parish. So much so that all seven teams in the local area have earned a

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Fontainebleau eliminated by St. Joseph’s Academy

Fontainebleau eliminated by St. Joseph’s Academy

Editor November 15, 2015 Comments Off on Fontainebleau eliminated by St. Joseph’s Academy

BATON ROUGE — Fontainebleau’s season came to an end on Monday when the local squad was beaten by St. Joseph’s Academy, 25-17, 25-15, 25-20, in the second round of the Division I tournament. The

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NLC falls to Greenies

NLC falls to Greenies

Editor November 15, 2015 Comments Off on NLC falls to Greenies

COVINGTON — After a grueling opening game, the Newman Greenies pulled away and defeated Northlake Christian, 28-26, 25-11, 25-12 Monday evening in second-round action of the Division IV playoffs. With the victory, Newman advances

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SSA tops Lakeshore

SSA tops Lakeshore

Editor November 15, 2015 Comments Off on SSA tops Lakeshore

COVINGTON — Sixth-seeded St. Scholastica defeated district rival Lakeshore on Monday, and as a result, the Doves have earned a berth in the Division II quarterfinals. St. Scholastica got off to a quick start

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Mandeville eyes state title

Mandeville eyes state title

Editor November 15, 2015 Comments Off on Mandeville eyes state title

MANDEVILLE — The Mandeville Lady Skippers had little trouble advancing to the quarterfinal round of the Division I state volleyball playoffs. The Lady Skippers, seeded No. 2 in the postseason, drew a bye in

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Hawks looking strong

Hawks looking strong

Editor November 15, 2015 Comments Off on Hawks looking strong

COVINGTON — Archbishop Hannan’s Lady Hawks proved why they were selected as such a high seed in the Division IV playoffs. The second-seeded team dominated Thomas Jefferson in the second round of the postseason

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Sears leads Wolves to win over Slidell

Sears leads Wolves to win over Slidell

Editor October 30, 2015 Comments Off on Sears leads Wolves to win over Slidell

By DAVE WOODALL Tammany West news COVINGTON – It was business as usual for the St. Pauls Wolves as they disposed of the Slidell Tigers in a 51-7 rout in District 6-5A action on

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McDonald shines in Hannan win

McDonald shines in Hannan win

Editor October 30, 2015 Comments Off on McDonald shines in Hannan win

SPRINGFIELD — The Hannan Hawks used a balanced offensive attack to knock off Springfield, 35-18, last week at the Bulldogs’ field. Timmy McDonald had a brilliant performance for the Hawks as he completed 15

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Franklinton tops Lakeshore

Franklinton tops Lakeshore

Editor October 30, 2015 Comments Off on Franklinton tops Lakeshore

FRANKLINTON — In a battle of District 8-4A unbeatens, it was the Franklinton Demons who emerged with their perfect league mark intact. The Demons used an interception return for a touchdown to turn the

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Brumfield leads Lions past NS

Brumfield leads Lions past NS

Editor October 30, 2015 Comments Off on Brumfield leads Lions past NS

By DAVE WOODALL Tammany West news SLIDELL – Covington’s Lions (4-4, 2-3) took a big 35-17 victory in District 6-5A against the Northshore Panthers last Friday night. Northshore (2-6, 1-4) saw too much of

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Fontainebleau cruises, 35-14

Fontainebleau cruises, 35-14

Editor October 30, 2015 Comments Off on Fontainebleau cruises, 35-14

PONCHATOULA — While Mandeville and St. Paul’s seem to be getting most of the attention in District 6-5A, the Fontainebleau Bulldogs have quietly amassed quite an impressive winning streak. After being shut out by

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Mandeville rolls past Hammond, 49-7

Mandeville rolls past Hammond, 49-7

Editor October 30, 2015 Comments Off on Mandeville rolls past Hammond, 49-7

HAMMOND — Mandeville had another impressive outing last week as it cruised to a decisive 49-7 victory over Hammond. Cody Orgeron threw a 30-yard touchdown pass to Parker Orgeron early in the first quarter,

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Skips blank Slidell

Skips blank Slidell

Editor October 25, 2015 Comments Off on Skips blank Slidell

MANDEVILLE — The Mandeville Skippers’ offense was virtually unstoppable last week against visiting Slidell. As a result, the Skippers remain perfect in District 6-5A with a 4-0 record. Cody Orgeron tossed two touchdown passes

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Bulldogs top Lions in thriller

Bulldogs top Lions in thriller

Editor October 25, 2015 Comments Off on Bulldogs top Lions in thriller

COVINGTON — Fontaine­bleau head coach Chris Blocker is certainly instilling confidence in his football team. Blocker’s team scored a touchdown with two seconds remaining in their game against Covington last week, but the Bulldogs

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NLC rallies past Hawks

NLC rallies past Hawks

Editor October 25, 2015 Comments Off on NLC rallies past Hawks

COVINGTON — A 13-point scoring surge early in the fourth quarter helped Northlake Christian rally for a 27-19 victory over Archbishop Hannan last week. Hannan held a 19-14 edge entering the decisive stanza, but

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Wolves beat Green Wave in 2OT

Wolves beat Green Wave in 2OT

Editor October 25, 2015 Comments Off on Wolves beat Green Wave in 2OT

PONCHATOULA — Briggs Simpson caught a nine-yard touchdown pass in the second overtime to lift St. Paul’s to a 41-38 victory over Ponchatoula. With the win, the Wolves remain tied with Mandeville atop the

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NLC pounds Pine

NLC pounds Pine

Editor October 12, 2015 Comments Off on NLC pounds Pine

PINE — Josh Landry ran wild against Pine last week, and as a result, Northlake Christian chalked up its fifth win of the season. Landry carried the ball 24 times, rushed for 194 yards

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Skips win thriller

Skips win thriller

Editor October 12, 2015 Comments Off on Skips win thriller

MANDEVILLE — The streak is finally over. Ponchatoula had run off 15 consecutive regular-season victories, but last week, they finally met their match when they encountered the?Mandeville Skippers. Mandeville scored a touchdown late in

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Akkawi leads Bulldogs past Northshore

Akkawi leads Bulldogs past Northshore

Editor October 12, 2015 Comments Off on Akkawi leads Bulldogs past Northshore

By DAVE WOODALL Tammany West news SLIDELL – Fontainebleau’s Brandon Akkawi was the man of the hour last Thursday night. Akkawi rushed for 210 yards on 29 carries and three touchdowns to lead the

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Bulldogs blank East Jefferson

Bulldogs blank East Jefferson

Editor September 25, 2015 Comments Off on Bulldogs blank East Jefferson

By DAVID FOLSE II Tammany West news MANDEVILLE—Setting up a showdown with their rival in the district opener for both teams, the Fontainebleau Bulldogs had no problem with East Jefferson last week, shutting out

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