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DENHAM SPRINGS -- It’s easy to forget that lightning in a bottle is just that: Lightning.

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DENHAM SPRINGS -- There have been games this year where Denham Springs High pitcher Taylor Higgins has carried the Yellow Jackets to the winner’s circle.

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DENHAM SPRINGS -- In a season of peaks and a handful of valleys so far, Denham Springs High has found a formula that works most of the time.

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LAFAYETTE -- A long day at the ballpark last Friday left Denham Springs High with a kiss-your-sister feeling, but the Yellow Jackets bounced back with a pair of impressive wins on Saturday to finish off the Atchafalaya Challenge.

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DENHAM SPRINGS -- When the pitching is as good as it was Monday, all the winning team needs is a small window of opportunity.

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WALKER – If you’ve heard that sports can teach people life lessons, it’s true.

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March 14

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An emotionally-charged rally late Friday night highlighted an impressive showing for the Live Oak softball team in one of the year’s biggest tournaments.

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Thursday

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WATSON -- In each of the past two seasons, Live Oak has gone 2-0 against Denham Springs High.

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LAFAYETTE -- Shutdown innings are a big thing in baseball.

Grady Hornsby Gym will be hopping Friday night and all day Saturday with the Denham Springs High Alumni Basketball Tournament.

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WALKER — Springfield’s boys defended their small schools championship at the Livingston Parish track meet on March 15 at Walker High, and the Bulldogs did it in dominating fashion.

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The parish’s three Class 5A baseball teams head Lafayette for their annual competition against foes from the Hub City area for the next three days.

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WALKER -- So how close was the large schools boys competition at the Livingston Parish track meet on March 15 at Walker High School?

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DENHAM SPRINGS -- Nearly 30 minutes after the game ended, Denham Springs High catcher Karlie Galloway was still beaming.

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EMERSON, Ga. -- Denham Springs High went to the Perfect Game High School Showdown without a lot of fanfare compared to some of the bigger names in the deep and loaded tournament field.

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ST. AMANT -- If the Denham Springs High softball team was feeling down after its crushing 11-10 loss to Zachary on Thursday, it got a quick lift in the St. Amant Invitational.

Wednesday

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ZACHARY -- For one night, Leslie Yellott’s old team was just a little better than her new one.

Wednesday

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The Live Oak softball team was relatively unscathed through the opening stretch of the season, winning six of its first seven games and outscoring the opposition 71-33. That all changed in the Alexandria Senior High Classic.

Feb. 28

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BATON ROUGE -- After winning three of four games at the Northshore Tournament last weekend, Denham Springs High had high hopes entering Monday’s clash with Parkview Baptist.

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DENHAM SPRINGS -- Leslie Yellott instantly realized her mistake.

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DENHAM SPRINGS -- Three outs was all the Denham Springs High softball team needed.

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DENHAM SPRINGS -- Sadness is always an element to the end of a season, no matter what level or how the conclusion arrives.

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One step away.

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It took a little longer than usual, but the LHSAA boys basketball playoff field is finally set.

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DENHAM SPRINGS -- As teams get later into the playoffs, there should be an ability on both sides to take something or someone away. The key is who and how a team adjusts when that happens.

Spring sports seasons get rolling around the state this week, and Livingston Parish will be one of the many hotbeds as all 18 teams hit the diamonds.

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DENHAM SPRINGS -- To get where the Denham Springs High girls want to the next few weeks, they will have to get solid play from their inside players. That’s no secret.

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Who could it be from Livingston Parish this season? Who might shock the state and get on a postseason run? The answers to both those questions, as well as the normal playoff drama all gets started Thursday night, as the parish’s girls basketball tradition storms into the postseason.

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DENHAM SPRINGS -- There are always some uncertainties for a team when it makes the transition from an emotional game that didn’t turn out as hoped to the next challenge.

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BATON ROUGE -- Everything was going so right for the Denham Springs High boys Friday night.

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