Saturday's rainy weather forced the cancellation of the remainder of the Live Oak softball tournament and altered some baseball games.
WATSON -- Pitch after pitch blew by Live Oak’s batters. Sometimes the Lady Eagles would swing, and sometimes they wouldn’t. Against Holden ace Olivia Lackie, it didn’t matter — the result was nearly always the same.
Six Livingston Parish softball teams will participate in the Live Oak Tournament this weekend.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- When the pitching is as good as it was Monday, all the winning team needs is a small window of opportunity.
HOLDEN -- Holden scored a 12-0 win over Independence before dropping a 7-6 decision to Centerville on Saturday in the French Settlement/Holden Tournament.
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.
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.
WALKER -- So how close was the large schools boys competition at the Livingston Parish track meet on March 15 at Walker High School?
HOLDEN -- French Settlement continued a recent theme in handing Holden its first loss of the season on Wednesday.
HAMMOND -- Holden’s Kaylee Hughes didn’t look up when asked what kept pushing her team through a rough outing Monday night.
It took a little longer than usual, but the LHSAA boys basketball playoff field is finally set.
HOLDEN -- If Monday night was any indication of what’s to come for Pam and Craig Forbes, the long-time coaches of the Holden Lady Rockets may get to hang another state championship banner in the rafters, just a year removed from hanging their fourth.
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.
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.
HOLDEN -- With both teams struggling and arguably the best player between the two teams not playing, the game between the Albany and Holden boys could have been one that no one wanted to write home about.
HOLDEN -- It beginning to sound like a broken record, but for the Holden girls, no sweeter tune could be played.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- Holden coach Pam Forbes called it a sloppy game. It certainly wasn’t her squad’s best performance, but it was enough for another win.