Sports




Hahnville High School athletes receive merits for a job well done Hahnville High School athletes receive merits for a job well done
May 21, 2008 at 1:35 pm
Hahnville High School recently held an athletic awards ceremony in the auditorium for underclassmen who participated in the winter and spring sports.

St. Charles Cyclones defend title by winning division in state match up St. Charles Cyclones defend title by winning division in state match up
May 21, 2008 at 1:34 pm
The U-19 St. Charles Cyclones have successfully defended their 2007 state championship title by winning the 2008 Louisiana Divison 1 U-19 championship played in Alexandria last month.

BUZZ WORTHY BUZZ WORTHY
May 21, 2008 at 1:32 pm
The loud buzz that rocked the New Orleans Arena for the first two rounds of the NBA playoffs now sounds more like a distant hum.

Public encouraged to support Challenger baseball
May 21, 2008 at 1:32 pm
LULING - All baseball games need an audience, and St. Charles Parish is encouraging the public to attend upcoming Challenger baseball games, which give mentally and physically challenged youth a chance to play.

Destrehan boys tennis team take second place at state tournament Destrehan boys tennis team take second place at state tournament
May 14, 2008 at 3:03 pm
Congratulations to the Destrehan High School boys tennis team for their outstanding performance at the state 5A competition on April 29 and April 30 in Lafayette.

Lafreniere’s ‘96 Sting wins state championship, three locals compete Lafreniere’s ‘96 Sting wins state championship, three locals compete
May 14, 2008 at 3:02 pm
The Lafreniere ’96 Sting U-12 girls soccer team won the Division I Allstate Sugarbowl State Championship in Lafayette on May 3 and 4.

DHS, HHS set for spring games DHS, HHS set for spring games
May 14, 2008 at 3:00 pm
Though the official kick off to the 2008 season is still three months away, both Destrehan and Hahnville will get to strap on the pads one final time before summer starts when they travel for their annual spring games.

Speed Racer Speed Racer
May 14, 2008 at 2:58 pm
For most car-racing junkies, a seven-day trek to some of the premier racetracks the United States sounds like the perfect vacation. And for Devin Clancy of Destrehan, traveling thousands of miles in the 2008 One Lap of America car competition gives him the opportunity to do just that. After all, he just wrapped up this year’s competition.

Luling Father and son duo win mullet-toss competition
May 07, 2008 at 2:50 pm
Luling’s Gilbert and Bryce Bustamante took first place in the Florabama Mullet Toss in Orange Beach, Ala.

St. Charles Borromeo holds spring cheerleading camp
May 07, 2008 at 2:49 pm
The SCB Cheerleaders held their spring mini-camp for girls ages 3-11 this past April in the school gym.

St. Charles Borromeo holds spring cheerleading camp
May 07, 2008 at 2:49 pm
The SCB Cheerleaders held their spring mini-camp for girls ages 3-11 this past April in the school gym.

Hole in One
May 07, 2008 at 2:34 pm
Led by Andrew and Jason Noto, the Hahnville golf team soared to a second place finish in the state meet, finishing only two strokes behind champion Mandeville High.

Mustangs win Spring Classic, clench No. 1 power rating in state Mustangs win Spring Classic, clench No. 1 power rating in state
April 30, 2008 at 4:50 pm
The Louisiana Mustangs won the championship at the Spring Classic, Major NIT USSSA Baseball Tournament in Belle Chasse April 19 and 20.

Sophomore Courtney Western struck out 10 and allowed one run on two hits in her team’s win over Parkview.
St. Charles Catholic wins class 3A state title
April 30, 2008 at 4:47 pm
By Mickle Ponthieux
Southwest Daily Times


SULPHUR- The St. Charles Lady Comets won their first state championship since 1998 against the Parkview Lady Eagles by a score of 2-1.

UPGRADING. Hahnville’s football field turned into dirt after the grass was uprooted and transferred to another location on campus. The installation of the artificial turf fields at both Hahnville and Destrehan should be complete by late July. High school stadiums get $1.4 million makeover
April 30, 2008 at 4:44 pm
Both the Destrehan and Hahnville stadiums will be undergoing a reconditioning project that will make slight improvements to various parts of the stadiums. Neither one of the stadiums have been reconditioned in their 30 year existence.

Baseball league for the disabled starting in parish
April 30, 2008 at 4:42 pm
Local children who are mentally or physically disabled may be eligible to participate in the St. Charles Recreation Department's Challenger Baseball League.

They’re in!
April 30, 2008 at 4:41 pm
When Destrehan and Hahnville suffered back-to-back losses to end the season, both teams' playoff chances appeared to be in jeopardy.

Louisiana Heat travel team takes all in LaPlace championship game Louisiana Heat travel team takes all in LaPlace championship game
April 30, 2008 at 12:50 pm
The Louisiana Heat, an 11-year-old travel baseball team from St. Charles Parish, won the Championship at Noah Park in LaPlace on April 26 and 27.

1,000 plan to  protest at Shell over emissions
1,000 plan to protest at Shell over emissions
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Around 1,000 protestors led by a former Army lieutenant general plan to picket the Shell asphalt plant in St. Rose after the state refused a request to implement air monitoring in the area.