High School Sports

Northwest sweeps Eunice

PRAIRIE RHONDE – The Eunice High Bobcats dropped a 55-46 decision to the Northwest High Raiders Tuesday night in District 5-3A basketball action.
Coach Chad Andrepont’s Bobcats took a 15-14 lead after one quarter and maintained a 26-25 lead at halftime.
The Bobcats pushed their lead to four points by outscoring the Raiders by a 14-11 margin in the third quarter for a 40-36 lead.
But the Bobcats lost the momentum in the fourth quarter, with the Raiders dominating play over the final eight minutes by a 19-6 margin.

Hornets sweep Blue Jays

Catholic HIgh of Pointe Coupee grabbed a key District 5-1A sweep over St. Edmund Friday night.
St. Edmund’s Gabby Fontenot drilled a pair of treys early to give the Lady Jays a 6-0 advantage but CHPC answered with three pointers from Kennedi Broussard and Jolie Thibodeaux.
Abby Miller scored for the Lady Jays before Emily Cazayoux scored for the Lady Hornets.
Maggie Larriviere added a bucket to give the Lady Jays a 10-8 lead before a late free throw by CHPC’s Maggie Lambert closed the gap to one point.

VPHS downs Eunice

It was all about the Ville Platte High Lady Bulldogs as they dominated around the goal on their way to a 59-26 victory over the Eunice High Lady Bobcats in District 5-3A action Friday at the Bobcat gym.
Ville Platte ran out to an early 10-2 lead with 4:15 left in the first quarter behind the inside play of Ty’Rema Doucet and Keologh Calvin.
Doucet had six points in the first quarter and Calvin chipped in with eight as the Lady Bulldogs built a 22-5 lead by the end of the quarter.

Jays spilt with FRA

NEW ROADS – The trek for the the District 5-1A championship has begun.
The St. Edmund Lady Jays held off a late rally to earn a 53-50 win over False River Academy.
The Lady Gators opened with a 14-13 first quarter advantage, led by Kate Brooks’ five points.
St. Edmund’s Gabby Fontenot led the Lady Jays with five points.
The Lady Jays exploded for a 15-9 run in the second quarter to push ahead, 28-23 at the break.
Abby Miller scored six points in the period for the Lady Jays.
Sarah Allen pushed on four points and Brooks hit a trey for FRA.

Lady Cats open district with win

The Eunice High Lady Bobcats opened District 5-3A play with a 62-35 victory over the Port Barre Lady Red Devils in basketball action Monday night at the Bobcat gym.
The Lady Cats managed an 11-7 lead at the end of the first quarter, with sophomore Stacie White leading the scoring with seven points.
Eunice would pull away in the second quarter, outscoring the Lady Red Devils by a 23-12 margin.
Leah Walker had six points and White added five to lead the Lady Cats in scoring in the quarter to take a 34-12 lead.


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