Sports




Hahnville sophomore Nicholas LIrette finished in second place in his weight class at the prestigous Brute National Wrestling Championships. HHS wrestler finishes 2nd at national championship
May 02 at 12:00 pm
Hahnville High School wrestler Nicholas Lirette impressed at the Brute Nationals Wrestling Championship in Independence, Mo., finishing second in the 115-pound weight class for those in the 10th grade.

7 of 10 All-District golf selections come from Hahnville, Destrehan 7 of 10 All-District golf selections come from Hahnville, Destrehan
May 02 at 11:56 am
Golfers from Hahnville and Destrehan dominated the District 7-5A All-District Team, with the Tigers placing four members on the squad and the Wildcats landing three on the team.

The Hahnville track and field team won the District 7-5A championship last week by scoring 124.50 points. Track team members are: Larry Boyd, Mattray Nedd, Beau Robinson, Bryce Robinson, Devonte Cravin, Johnathan Franklin, Isiah Coleman, Jay Pertuit, Jai Knight, Brock Bourgeois, Jalen Knight, Lamar Foster, Kaelan White and Brandon Singleton. Hahnville track and field team wins District 7-5A championship
May 02 at 11:55 am
The Hahnville boys’ track and field team won their second-straight district championship last Thursday. The Tigers cruised to the District 7-5A title by scoring 124.50 points, edging out second place Thibodaux by 20 points.

Hahnville’s season comes to end with 5-3 loss Hahnville’s season comes to end with 5-3 loss
April 30 at 1:15 pm
Hahnville’s baseball season came to an end Tuesday night with a 5-3 loss to Rummel in the first round of the Class 5A playoffs. But the Tigers didn’t go down without a fight as they went toe-to-toe with the Raiders in a thrilling 10-inning game.

Destrehan ace Kade Granier pitched one of the best games of his career on Tuesday, no-hitting Byrd while recording 11 strikeouts. Granier walked just one batter in seven innings. Granier’s no-hitter leads Wildcats to 3-0 playoff win
April 30 at 1:13 pm
Destrehan pitcher Kade Granier ruled the day as he pitched what coach Marty Luquet called the best game of his career in a no-hitter in the first round of the playoffs against Byrd.

Destrehan’s Carla Beck made her first varsity start for the Lady Wildcats and held East Ascension to three earned runs. Lady Wildcats limited to one hit in playoff loss
April 25 at 12:04 pm
The Destrehan Lady Wildcats season came to an end on Tuesday with a 3-0 loss to East Ascension in the first round of the Class 5A playoffs.

Destrehan catcher Jacob Cambre takes a big swing in the Wildcats’ recent win over South Lafourche. Destrehan locks up district title
April 25 at 12:02 pm
The Destrehan Wildcats locked up the District 7-5A championship with wins over Central Lafourche, South Lafourche and H.L. Bourgeois, outscoring those three opponents by a combined score of 31-3.

Hahnville senior outfielder Taylor Hogan sprints home to tie her team’s playoff game with Alexandria in the second inning. Though Hahnville held a 4-2 lead heading into the seventh inning, Alexandria scored six runs in the frame to knock off Hahnville. Hahnville’s season comes to an end with 8-5 loss to Alexandria
April 25 at 12:00 pm
The Hahnville Lady Tigers held a 4-2 lead heading into the seventh inning of Monday’s Class 5A playoff game against Alexandria Senior High School, but the Lady Trojans scored six runs in the final frame to end Hahnville’s season.

Chris Loupe holds up sac-a-lait caught on a recent fishing trip to Lake Cataouatche. Sac-a-lait go crazy for garlic-scented mini jigs
April 18 at 12:00 pm
On a recent trip to Lake Cataouatche and the Salvador Management Area, Chris Loupe and I managed to catch 42 nice sac-a-lait.

Brandon Singleton HHS players shine at state combine
April 18 at 11:48 am
Two Hahnville High School football players received MVP honors at a five star recruiting combine where they went head-to-head against some of the region’s best football players.

Destrehan pitcher Krista Robles no-hit East St. John through two innings. Lady Wildcats crush ESJ, fall to H.L. Bourgeois
April 17 at 12:06 pm
The Destrehan Lady Wildcats dominated East St. John 21-0 on Thursday, but fell to H.L. Bourgeois on Friday, which kept the Lady Wildcats in second place in district play with an 11-2 record.

Hahnville’s Garret Smith, above, drove in three runs against Thibodaux. Tigers fall to DHS, take care of business against Thibodaux, Terrebonne
April 17 at 12:03 pm
The Hahnville Tigers lost another one-run heartbreaker to rival Destrehan on Saturday, but they were able to cruise past Thibodaux and knock off Terrebonne to secure second place in District 7-5A with an 8-2 record.

Destrehan ace Kade Granier limited Hahnville to three hits while blasting a two-RBI double that gave his team the win. Wildcats beat Tigers, tighten grip on top spot in District 7-5A
April 17 at 11:58 am
The Destrehan Wildcats have taken sole possession of first place in District 7-5A after beating rival Hahnville for the second time this season in another one-run game.

Hahnville senior Lauren Simar throws a runner out at first base after fielding a tough grounder at third. Lady Tigers lock up district title with wins over Thibodaux, Lafourche
April 17 at 11:51 am
The Hahnville Lady Tigers crushed both South Lafourche and Thibodaux during the week to secure the District 7-5A title with a perfect 13-0 record.

Katie Kunkel Luling gymnast shines at state meet
April 10 at 3:42 pm
Luling gymnast Katie Kunkel racked up the medals at the Louisiana State Gymnastics meet, which was held in Marrero.

Destrehan’s Casey Desentz led the Lady Wildcats from the plate against South Lafourche, going 3-for-3 with two RBIs. Lady Wildcats crush South Lafourche, beat C. Lafourche
April 10 at 3:40 pm
The Destrehan Lady Wildcats cruised past South Lafourche and held on down the stretch for a close win over Central Lafourche to move to 9-1 in district play.

Hahnville pitcher Tyler Lamers picked up the win against Central Lafourche after giving up just four hits while striking out seven. Tigers win 4 straight on way to 5-1 district record
April 10 at 3:38 pm
The Hahnville Tigers (15-9) stretched their district record to 5-1 with victories over H.L. Bourgeois and Central Lafourche during the week.

Senior Destrehan outfielder Nathan Pilutti tosses a ball back to the infield after making the catch. Wildcats cruise to 5-1 district mark
April 10 at 3:37 pm
Since opening district play with a loss to Terrebonne, the Destrehan Wildcats (14-10) have reeled off five straight wins to take a share of first place in District 7-5A.
In the last week, the Wildcats cemented their position at the top of the standings by scoring 24 runs in victories over South Lafourche and H.L. Bourgeois.

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The Nick Saltaformaggio coaching era at Hahnville started off with a bang as the Tigers dominated the Salmen Spartans in the season opener.