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Former Denham Springs High player Travis Swaggerty of South Alabama was selected to the All-Sun Belt Conference baseball team released Monday.

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Former Denham Springs High standout Mac Sceroler of Southeastern earned a spot on the All-Southland Conference baseball team, released by the league Tuesday.

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The 2017-18 basketball season is a distant notion for high school age players right now, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t work to be done this summer.

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DENHAM SPRINGS -- Just a few hours after dropping a tight game to the East, the West team turned the tables in a big way in the second game of the Louisiana High School Coaches Association All-Star baseball game.

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DENHAM SPRINGS -- The Denham Springs High spring intra-squad game may have been the first chance for new coach Bill Conides to see his Yellow Jackets perform in game conditions, but if that was a big deal for him, he didn’t let it show.

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DENHAM SPRINGS –- For the two Livingston Parish participants in Friday’s Louisiana High School Coaches Association All-Star baseball game, the final score wasn’t as important as what the game meant to them in the grand scheme of things.

  • Rob DeArmond | The News

Live Oak and Denham Springs High both made trips to the state playoffs, and both teams were well-represented on the District 4-5A all-district team.

By the end of the 2017 baseball season, the prospect of playing any opponent from District 4-5A wasn’t all that appealing to Class 5A teams from around Louisiana.

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One way or another, recent Denham Springs High graduate Braden Doughty was likely headed to LSU for college.

  • Randy Rosetta | The News

Once in a while, Jalen Cook gets a vivid reminder of where he stands with his Walker teammates and coaches in terms of high school longevity.

  • Randy Rosetta | The News

High school sports present an altogether different set of challenges than the levels above, most notably that the window of opportunity is usually small and closes faster than expected for a group of special players and their coach.

2016-17 All-Livingston Parish Boys Basketball

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The fact that Holden's Kaylee Hughes was selected as the 2017 All-Livingston Parish girls Most Valuable Player may have taken her by surprise.

  • Jason Russell | The News

ALBANY -- Not everyone gets to live their dream.

2016-17 All-Livingston Parish Basketball

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CENTRAL -- The end crashes down on athletes awfully hard most of the time, especially when the road has been so bumpy, so character-testing.

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BATON ROUGE -- Abby O'Donoghue's final mark in her last high school meet might not have been what she would have liked, but in the end, it didn't matter.

  • Rob DeArmond | The News

BATON ROUGE -- There's something to be said for experience.

  • Randy Rosetta | The News

CENTRAL -- Sometimes the best-laid plans get torn up and thrown to the side in baseball. Sometimes that happens pretty quickly.

  • Randy Rosetta | The News

After 35 games, Denham Springs High is still a talented and tested team with flaws and areas that can be improved, which doesn’t exactly make the Yellow Jackets unique.

Denham Springs High and Walker are set for the state quarterfinal round of the LHSAA Class 5A baseball playoffs.

  • Randy Rosetta | The News

As one school year charges toward the finish line with the LHSAA State Track & Field Meet this week and the LHSAA baseball playoffs gaining steam toward the annual get-together in Sulphur, the 2017 high school football season is standing on deck.

Funeral arrangements for Denham Springs High assistant coach and former Yellow Jackets’ football star Joey Chustz have been set.

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Joey Chustz, one of Denham Springs High’s most accomplished football sons, passed away suddenly on Wednesday.

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The three-day festival known as the LHSAA Track & Field State Meet arrives this week and Livingston Parish will send a strong contingent to Bernie Moore Track on the campus of LSU for the final event of the season.

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DENHAM SPRINGS -- Delaying the inevitable tends to be a part of any playoff season, because one way or another, a season is heading toward the finish line.

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DENHAM SPRINGS -- Taylor Higgins’ bid for perfection against Haughton ended abruptly in the 6th inning Friday. He shrugged it off with an almost perfect pitch to escape a danger spot.

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One of the most successful opening rounds of the LHSAA baseball playoffs for Livingston Parish teams in recent history makes for a busy this weekend around the area as well as some other corners of the state.

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GRAY -- Cade Doughty's effort against H.L. Bourgeois was so devoid of drama, even the Denham Springs High School pitcher didn't realize what was unfolding until late in the game.

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HAMMOND -- Southeastern Louisiana right-hander Mac Sceroler was named the Southland Conference Pitcher of the Week, the conference office announced Monday.

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ZACHARY -- Abigail O’Donoghue is the three-time reigning Class 5A state champion in the high jump. Even so, the Denham Springs High senior was nervous before competing last week in the District 4-5A meet.

DISTRICT 4-5A MEET

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Let the postseason begin.

Monday

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BATON ROUGE -- Big innings right off the bat haven’t really been part of the MO for Denham Springs High this season. Heck, big innings of any kind or at any point in games have been pretty elusive for the Yellow Jackets.

DISTRICT 4-5A

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DENHAM SPRINGS -- Expecting a lot of offensive chances is something that Denham Springs High and Walker have learned to categorize as wishful thinking this season, especially lately.

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PINEVILLE -- Natalie Parker put Denham Springs High in position for a Class 5A playoff stunner Monday night at Pineville.

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Southeastern Louisiana righthander Mac Sceroler, a former star at Denham Springs High, was named the Southland Conference Pitcher of the Week on Monday.

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The 2017 LHSAA softball postseason gains momentum tonight with a pair of parish teams in action.

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