Sports




Coach Valdin: get ready to sweat at Camp Living Waters
August 02, 2007 at 10:31 am
The Hahnville Football Team is practicing like never before this week, July 31 through Aug. 3, at summer camp Living Waters in Robert.

Sweet! Two locals are Honeybees
July 25, 2007 at 2:19 pm
Two local women were picked to be Honeybees for the New Orleans Hornets 2007-2008 basketball season.

Softball team places in Babe Ruth tourney
July 25, 2007 at 2:11 pm
WAY TO GO. The St. Charles 12-U All-Stars finished 3rd in the Babe Ruth Softball State Tournament.

Dig it! Dig it!
July 25, 2007 at 2:08 pm
DIG IT. The Sacred Heart Volleyball team attended camp in July at St. Joan of Arc in LaPlace to improve their skills.

Sign up TODAY for adult softball league
July 25, 2007 at 1:43 pm
We are just weeks away from the St. Charles Parish Department of Parks and Recreation's 2007 adult softball season and it is time for all of us to get organized.

Grab your rod & reel
July 25, 2007 at 1:41 pm
The Grand Isle International Tarpon Rodeo will be held this year from July 26 through 28.

MEOW!
July 25, 2007 at 1:33 pm
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries added big exotic cats to the list of Potentially Dangerous Quadrupeds and Non-Human Primates on June 20.

Mustangs buck their way to a championship Mustangs buck their way to a championship
July 19, 2007 at 10:59 am
The LA Mustangs baseball team won the 9-year-old state championship in Madisonville July 8 against the Louisiana Bandits.

Girls’ soccer team place 3rd in olympics Girls’ soccer team place 3rd in olympics
July 19, 2007 at 10:57 am
The Strykers soccer team attended the Elite Soccer Camp in Natchitoches at Northwestern University on July 12 through 15.

Studies show that lack of fluids reduce athletic ability
July 19, 2007 at 10:56 am
Athletes need adequate fluids for optimal physical performance. Dehydration impairs performance by causing cramps, weakness and headache.

End-of-season tournament results
July 19, 2007 at 10:54 am
This week’s sport VIPs are the St. Charles Parish Recreation Department’s 15 to 18-year-old baseball teams. Here are their end-of-season tournament results:

FAST PACED. Participants in last year’s race had some fun in the mud - just take a look at our award-winning photos from the 2006 race.  That’s right, the Louisiana Press Association gave freelance photographer, Alfonso Bresciani, 1st place status in the Praying for rain
July 19, 2007 at 10:51 am
Although July's wet and muggy weather may be putting a damper on you and your family's outdoor activities, there are some people who are closely monitoring the local weather forecasts praying for those afternoon showers and thunderstorms.

Turkeys: Hunting season dates proposed by LDWF
July 19, 2007 at 10:49 am
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries proposed the season dates for the 2008 Turkey Hunting Season to the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission at the commission's July 9 meeting.

Swimmers celebrate 4th of July in Luling Swimmers celebrate 4th of July in Luling
July 11, 2007 at 11:14 am
HAPPY BIRTHDAY, AMERICA. Swimmers of all ages gathered at the Ellington Pool in Luling to splish splash in the water on July 4 as a glimse of the parish’s firework celebration at the West Bank Bridge Park lit up the sky.

St. Charles 4-H member wins all-inclusive junior wildlife trip to Port Fourchon to fish & crab
July 11, 2007 at 11:12 am
How about a three-day all expense paid trip to Port Fourchon to fish and crab as well as learn about the wetlands, the shrimp industry and the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port.

Ed Reed & Valero raise $53K for foundation with golf tournament Ed Reed & Valero raise $53K for foundation with golf tournament
July 11, 2007 at 11:07 am
The Ed Reed/Valero St. Charles Golf Classic held yesterday at both Belle Terre Country Club and Riverlands netted $53,000 for the Ed Reed Eye of the Hurricane Foundation.

HELPING OTHERS. Staff at River Parishes Hospital provide over 100 physicals to area high schools through the Sports Medicine Clinic. Pictured front row, from left are: Tammy Waltz, Trudy McLaurin, Kaye Keller, Kristian Becnel, Theresa Gommel and Denise No River Parishes Hospital provides physicals to area athletes & kids
July 11, 2007 at 11:02 am
River Parishes Hospital provided over 100 physicals to high school athletes in the river parishes area on Saturday, June 23 as part of the hospital's Sports Medicine Program.

Just how fresh is your gulf shrimp?
July 11, 2007 at 11:00 am
The Louisiana Seafood Promotion and Marketing Board (LSPMB) and the Louisiana Shrimp Task Force are in the beginning stages of developing a Louisiana Certified Shrimp Program.

Destrehan finds success after leaving American Legion behind
Destrehan finds success after leaving American Legion behind
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By Lori Lyons

Perhaps the Destrehan baseball team should change its name to The Globetrotters.