High School Sports

Blue Jays hold senior night

In the District 5-1A finale, the Basile Bearcats earned a sweep over the St. Edmund Blue Jays.
In the girls game, St. Edmund held a 33-28 lead heading into the fourth quater but Basile went on a 22-5 run in the final period to grab a 50-38 win.
Camille Leger scored five points in the first period including a trey to help the Lady Jays grab an 11-6 advantage.
The Lady Bearcats answered with a 12-11 second period surge, aided by five points by Kathryn Giles and four points from Nedasha Adams.
Gabby Fontenot led the Lady Jays in the second quarter with six points.

Bobcats fall to Port Barre

The Eunice High Bobcats dropped a 46-44 decision to the Port Barre High Red Devils in District 3-5A play Friday evening at the Bobcat gym.
Coach Chad Andrepont’s Bobcats opened the game with a 15-11 lead at the end of the first quarter, but the Red Devils used a 16-12 offensive spark in the second quarter to force a 27-27 tie at halftime. .
The Red Devils took the lead in the third quarter with a quick surge, outscoring the Bobcats by a 13-7 margin to hold a 40-34 lead heading into the fourth quarter.

Bobcats stun Raiders

The Eunice High Bobcats claimed a 62-61 victory over the Northwest High Raiders in District 5-3A play Friday night at the Bobcat gym.
Coach Chad Andrepont’s Bobcats held the early advantage by a 21-16 margin at the end of the first quarter after Jude Cormier scored the first five points for the Bobcats.
Malik Poullard drained two three-point goals and added a three-point play attacking the goal and drawing a foul.

St.Ed’s falls to WCA

BELLEVUE – The Westminster Christian Academy Lady Crusaders slipped past St. Edmund for a 40-36 win.
WCA (7-1, 4-4) opened with a 15-10 first quarter advantage, led by five points from Christian Terry.
Maggie Larriviere led the Lady Jays (9-15, 5-3) with four points.
The two defensed dominated the seceond period as the Lady Crusaders took a 22-15 lead into the locker room.
Gabby Fontenot hit a trey for the Lady Jays and Larrrivere added a bucket.
St. Edmund outscored WCA 12-8 in the third period, led by four points from Larriviere.

Lady Jays win thriller

NEW ROADS – St. Edmnud’s Abby Miller hit two free throws in the closing seconds to help lift the Lady Jays to a 45-44 District 5-1A win over Catholic High of Pointe Coupee Tuesday night.
The Lady Hornets (15-4, 4-3) scored a free throw to put CHPC on the verge of a win, but the visiting Lady Jays (9-14, 5-2) had other ideas as Miller made the two critical free throws.
St. Edmund jumped out to a 15-11 first quarter lead, sparked by six points from Camille Leger and five more by Allison Lafleur.


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