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Tigers end spring without game for first time in years

For the first time in years, the Hahnville Tigers didn't hold an annual game to end the spring. But the coaches still got a chance to get players on film for evaluation purposes in a full-contact scrimmage on Monday.
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May 27, 2011 at 10:31 am
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Night shrimping cure for fishing overload

Last week, a late season cold front pushed through the area and caused low water conditions. Most of the popular areas to fish were inaccessible.
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May 27, 2011 at 10:23 am
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Destrehan’s stingy defense shines in Garnet-Gray game

Destrehan head coach Chris Stroud came away impressed with the play of two separate defenses after the Garnet squad battled the Gray squad to a 7-7 tie in the school's spring game on Saturday.
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May 27, 2011 at 10:20 am
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All-Star team places second in international tournament

The St. Charles Parish 13-14 boys All-Star basketball team finished as International runners-up. Read More...
May 19, 2011 at 3:13 pm
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Crushers finish first at classic

The LA Crushers 10U team won first place in the 11th Annual Crush Classic held at Coquille Sports Complex in Covington on May14-15. The team went undefeated for the weekend and defeated the LA Lightning to win the championship.
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May 19, 2011 at 3:12 pm
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Destrehan’s upcoming seniors take ownership of football team

Watching the Destrehan football team practice this spring, it's easy to see a difference between this squad and the one that struggled to a 3-7 record last year. While last year it was the coaches alone who provided encouragement, this year the seniors have stepped in to help with that role.
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May 19, 2011 at 12:50 pm
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Competition for open spots bringing out best in Tigers

There will be plenty of new faces on the football field for Hahnville next season, as the Tigers lost several key starters due to graduation. But because so many positions are open, head coach Lou Valdin says the intense competition has made for a good spring.
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May 19, 2011 at 12:44 pm
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Catfish, bass bite on in Cataouatche

Last week Pete Cassange and I made an afternoon fishing trip to Lake Cataouatche and we decided to fish for catfish and then head towards the La Cypress Canal. Read More...
May 12, 2011 at 11:12 am
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Jesuit scores 10 runs in final 2 innings to knock off Destrehan

The Destrehan Wildcats had No. 4 Jesuit on the ropes, leading 7-4 heading into the sixth inning. But the Blue Jays delivered the knockout punch in the final two frames, scoring 10 runs to end the Wildcats' season by a 14-7 score.
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May 12, 2011 at 11:10 am
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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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When Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, Jorge Cerame was on the telephone to his father and even when he said they didn’t need anything his son knew better.