By John Burson.
ThThe Eunice High Lady Bobcats claimed a win over Opelousas Catholic in the Eunice High School Baseketball Jamboree held last week.
The Lady Bobcats scored 28 points against the Lady Vikings on their way to the victory. Stacie White led the scoring for Coach Wayne Fontenot’s Lady Cats with 13 points. Shaynia Toussaint added six points and Jesslyn Reed had four for the Lady Cats. Leah Walker finished with three points and Shania Malveaux finished with two points.
By John Burson.
A loaded 2018 schedule awaits LSU Eunice baseball that includes 36 home games as the Bengals will face five opponents that have made appearances in the National Junior College Athletic Association World Series in the last three years.
“Since we play as an independent, it is very important for us to schedule tough opponents each and every year,” LSU Eunice head coach Jeff Willis said. “I like how this schedule allows us to face some of top programs in the country and more importantly, some of the best coaching staffs in the country.”
LAFAYETTE — Five former Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns student-athletes and three former administrators will be inducted into the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s Athletics Hall of Fame.
Members of the 2017 class are student-athletes Lacey Bertucci Sharp, Dion Brown, JoJo Harris, Jonathan Lucroy and the late Kim Perrot. Administrators Danny Cottonham, Sherry LeBas and John Porche will be inducted into the hall for Lifetime Achievement and longstanding commitment to University athletics.
OBERLIN — The Eunice High basketball teams opened their seasons here Tuesday evening with victories.
Coach Chad Andrepont’s Bobcats took a 63-19 victory over the Tigers. The Bobcats opened the game with a 10-4 lead at the end of the first quarter. By halftime, the Bobcats had increased its lead to 34-9.
IOTA — The Iota High Bulldogs claimed a spot in the Class 3A football second round bracket with a 42-28 victory over Patterson.
The Bulldogs, under the guidance of head coach Josh Andrus, dominated the rushing attack thanks to Kaleb Guillory. Guillory had 42 carries for 345 yards and scored four touchdowns to lead the Bulldogs.