Coaches have a way of foreseeing how seasons will play out, and a big part of that is to make sure they aren’t surprised when things veer in a different direction.
Barreling to another District 8-C championship proved to be no problem for Maurepas this spring and the all-district team reflects just how dominant the Wolves were.
Maurepas finished its softball season as the Class C runner-up, and it showed on the District 8-C all district team selected by league coaches.
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.
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.
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.
MAUREPAS -- The scoreboard at the Maurepas baseball field didn’t start working until the 5th inning of Friday’s Class C state quarterfinal playoff game.
BATON ROUGE -- The weather may have been unseasonably cold and windy, but one thing didn't change at Thursday's Class B & C State Track and Field Meet: Maurepas' Kameron Aime is still a state champion.
BATON ROUGE -- There wasn't a state championship for the Holden girls at the conclusion of Thursday's Class B State Track & Field Meet, but there weren't any complaints for the Lady Rockets, either.
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.
SULPHUR -- Maurepas may have finished short of winning the Class C state championship, but it's not the end of the world.
SULPHUR -- It may have taken a while to get there, but the Maurepas softball team is headed to the Class C championship game.
MAUREPAS -- The beginning of the game didn't go as smoothly as Maurepas coach Anthony Gregoire would have liked, but the end result suited him just fine.
All four District 9-2A baseball teams made the 2017 playoff field and two of the three from Livingston Parish are alive and well for the regional round.
It's safe to say Doyle, Holden and Maurepas enter the Louisiana High School Athletic Association state softball tournament with a bit of unfinished business on their plates.
Four softball teams will carry the Livingston Parish banner to Sulphur for the 2017 State Tournament next week. Live Oak, Doyle, Holden and Maurepas are all returning to the event and will make for a busy two and perhaps three or four days for parish softball fans.
MAUREPAS -- McKenna Lessard threw a one-hitter with 7 strikeouts as Maurepas scored a 10-0 win over Starks in the regional round of the Class C playoffs on Wednesday.
CROWLEY -- Maurepas pitchers McKenna Lessard and Kaylynn Vicknair combined on a three-hitter as the Lady Wolves scored a 7-0 win over Northside Christian on Tuesday.
HOLDEN -- Holden and Maurepas will be playing in the postseason in their respective classifications shortly, but there was a bit of a playoff vibe in the air when the teams squared off on April 6.
MAUERPAS -- Mandeville scored a pair of two-out runs in the 3rd inning and extended the lead the following inning with an offensive breakout to down Maurepas 6-1 on Wednesday.