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Bourgeois leads Wildcats past Shaw

Riding a superb pitching performance by senior Brandt Bourgeois, the 20th-seeded Destrehan Wildcats upset No. 14 Archbishop Shaw 5-2 in the first round of the playoffs on Tuesday.
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May 05, 2011 at 10:11 am
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Tigers ‘refocus’ as state playoffs begin

After a 10-0 start to the season, the Hahnville Tigers seemed like legitimate contenders for the state crown. But as they entered district play, the squad struggled, limping out to a 6-9 finish.
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May 05, 2011 at 10:10 am
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CHAMPS: Lady Tigers cruise to state title with 6-2 win

It's rare that a high school student gets a chance to leave a lasting legacy, but every member of the Hahnville Lady Tigers softball team has done just that.
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May 05, 2011 at 10:07 am
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2011 5A Softball State Champs

Members of the 2011 5A State Champion Hahnville Lady Tigers are:Read More...
May 05, 2011 at 10:07 am
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Crushers are classic champs

The LA Crushers 10U team won first place in the LA Crushers Classic held at Carrollton park in New Orleans from April 16-17. The team went undefeated for the weekend and defeated the 007's to win the championship.
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April 29, 2011 at 10:02 am
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Tigers get back on track with 17-2 win over ESJ

After dropping their last five games, the Hahnville Tigers got back on track by pounding out 13 hits in a 17-2 victory over East St. John.
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April 29, 2011 at 10:01 am
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Wildcats rally to beat St. Amant, 7-5

Trailing 4-0 heading into the fifth inning, the Destrehan Wildcats battled back to pick up a 7-5 win over St. Amant on Monday.
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April 29, 2011 at 9:59 am
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Harry Hurst takes parish title

April 29, 2011 at 9:57 am
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LDWF looking for young hunters

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) and the Louisiana Outdoor Writers Association (LOWA) are encouraging hunters 15 years of age or younger to enter the 2010 Youth Hunter of the Year competition.
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April 29, 2011 at 9:56 am
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HHS students create own fishing tourney

It started out as a challenge for some weekend fishermen. Read More...
April 29, 2011 at 9:55 am
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Experience key for Hahnville

A year ago, Hahnville advanced to the Class 5A state championship game before dropping the title to St. Thomas More, 4-3. This Friday, the Lady Tigers are hoping for some payback when they face STM in the state quarterfinals in Sulphur.
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April 29, 2011 at 9:54 am
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Destrehan combine mirrors the NFL

Former East Carolina All-American lineman and NFL veteran Brian Rimpf will host the Big Show Combine, a football combine for prep football players, on April 23 at Destrehan High School.
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April 21, 2011 at 10:21 am
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Gymnast racks up awards at state meet

Katie Kunkel, a Level 4 gymnast for Elmwood gymnastics and a student at Mimosa Park Elementary, recently competed in the Louisiana State Gymnastics Meet on April 3 in Baton Rouge.Read More...
April 21, 2011 at 10:19 am
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Six honored as Bonnet Carre Bassmasters

The Bonnet Carre Bassmasters awarded plaques to its top six members for 2010. Read More...
April 21, 2011 at 10:18 am
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Destrehan’s win streak comes to an end in extra innings

Destrehan came out on the losing end of a wild game with East Ascension on Tuesday, falling 11-10 in ten innings.
The two teams combined for 21 runs, 28 hits, 16 walks and 12 strikeouts in the contest. Destrehan was in front for half of the game, taking a 6-1 lead into the fifth inning.
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April 21, 2011 at 10:17 am
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Tigers drop fourth straight with 9-5 loss to St. Amant

The district woes continued for the Hahnville Tigers, who dropped to 5-7 in league play after falling to St. Amant, 9-5.
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April 21, 2011 at 10:15 am
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Mississippi River expected to crest at 16.5 feet,  but not enough to force opening of spillway
Mississippi River expected to crest at 16.5 feet, but not enough to force opening of spillway
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Heavy rains from the North and Midwest are expected to make the Mississippi River crest at 16.5 feet by May 28, just narrowly missing the “trigger” the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers relies on to open the Bonnet Carre’ Spillway.