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Destrehan’s fast-paced offense impresses against H.L. Bourgeois

Destrehan man-handled H.L. Bourgeois in their spring game on May 14, getting four scores from their offense while limiting the Braves to only one. But while the defense put up a good performance, Destrehan head coach Stephen Robicheaux really liked what he saw from his offense.Read More...
May 20, 2010 at 10:37 am
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HHS graduate, LSU All-American nets sac-a-laits in Salvador

One year ago, I fell out of my boat onto a dock and tore my rotator cuff in my left shoulder.
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May 20, 2010 at 10:31 am
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DHS baseball camp begins on June 1

Destrehan High School will host a baseball camp for children between the ages of 8 and 14 from June 1-4.Read More...
May 20, 2010 at 10:27 am
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Registration open for HHS summer camps

Camps are now registering for this summer.Read More...
May 20, 2010 at 10:27 am
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Wildcats have plenty of question marks heading into spring game

Making the playoffs is always a nice goal to attain, but because of two recent state championships, more is expected at Destrehan. So even though the Wildcats were a playoff team in 2009, they will be looking to put last season's 5-6 record behind them when they host H.L. Bourgeois at 6 p.m. on Friday for their spring game. Read More...
May 13, 2010 at 12:53 pm
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Fish invade Lafitte

The month of May always shapes up to be a great time for fishing. Read More...
May 13, 2010 at 10:29 am
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DHS baseball camp begins on June 1

Destrehan High School will host a baseball camp for children between the ages of 8 and 14 from June 1-4.Read More...
May 13, 2010 at 10:27 am
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Registration open for HHS summer camps

May 13, 2010 at 10:26 am
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Central of Baton Rouge stuns No. 2 seed Destrehan, 3-1, in regionals

Destrehan's state championship hopes were shattered by a 3-1 upset loss to Central (BR) in the regional round of the Class 5A playoffs Monday afternoon at Destrehan.Read More...
May 13, 2010 at 10:25 am
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Destrehan makes it look easy in 9-1 victory

Sam Carriere jacked a home run in the first at bat for Destrehan and the Wildcats never looked back as they cruised to a 9-1 win over John Ehret in the first round of the Class 5A playoffs.Read More...
May 06, 2010 at 3:45 pm
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Coach Marty Luquet

Marty Luquet begins his eighth year as head baseball coach at Destrehan High School. Read More...
May 06, 2010 at 12:04 pm
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Early redfish, speckle around Lafitte

Last week the winds calmed down so Pete Cassange, Andrew Callias, and I decided to head to Lafitte for some redfishing. Read More...
May 06, 2010 at 12:03 pm
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Tigers on way to state tourney after regional win

The Lady Tigers defeated Mandeville in singles and the boys defeated Zachery in doubles last week to win the consolation round of the Regional Tournament held at Highland Park in Baton Rouge for Division 1 Class 5A. Read More...
May 06, 2010 at 12:00 pm
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Lady Tigers fall in bid for first-ever state title

After leading throughout the game, the Lady Tigers couldn’t hold on down the stretch as they fell 4-3 to St. Thomas More in Hahnville’s first-ever state championship appearance.Read More...
May 06, 2010 at 11:59 am
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Registration open for HHS summer camps

May 06, 2010 at 11:57 am
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Wildcats take 15-game win streak, No. 2 seed into playoffs

Editor's note: Destrehan began the playoffs on Wednesday against John Ehret, but the game took place after deadline. If the Wildcats win, they will play on Monday, May 10 (see bracket on 10A). After either game, check www.heraldguide.com for game information and loads of pictures.Read More...
May 06, 2010 at 8:48 am
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Slain Lafayette officer mourned by his Destrehan family
Slain Lafayette officer mourned by his Destrehan family
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In the days unfolding since her brother's death in the line of duty in Lafayette, Mandy Middlebrook-Lovett is in disbelief over all the good he did as a police officer.