Local High Schools
Errors cost Chiefs in bid for upset
Natchitoches had a chance to play spoiler Thursday night, but fielding mishaps allowed Pineville to escape with a 9-3 win and the outright district 2-5A championship, ending the Chiefs’ season.
10 qualify for state
Natchitoches Central will be represented well at the state track meet at LSU May 7. The Chiefs boasted four second-place finishes and one third at the Region 1-5A meet April 27 at Lafayette High Sc...
Paz, Tigers prepare for state tournament
Marc Paz is well on his way to defending his state tennis title. The St. Mary’s senior leads three Tigers to the state tournament Monday in New Orleans. Kayla Roge and Mary Catherine Harrington als...
Playoff hopes slipping away
Natchitoches Central’s playoff chances are dwindling. The Chiefs picked the wrong time to ride a six-game losing streak, but can salvage a win and spoil Pineville’s chances at the outright district...
Tigers confident with No. 1 seed
The brackets are out and St. Mary’s is officially class A’s top team. In the spot for most of the season, the Tigers (24-5) aren’t concerned with the target. Most of the roster features athletes th...
District meet features seven NCHS wins
Natchitoches Central boasted seven first-place finishes at the district 2-5A track meet April 20 at the Walter Ledet Track Complex on Northwestern State’s campus. The Chiefs and Lady Chiefs each fi...
Top spot an honor, not target
Momentum or experience can boost a team’s chances of a deep playoff run. St. Mary’s baseball has both.
The Tigers (24-5) wrapped up regular-season play by extending their winning streak to seven wi...
Rivals explode for 40 runs, 28 hits
St. Mary’s owns city bragging rights over Natchitoches Central after a 22-18 baseball win Saturday afternoon.
The two combined for 28 hits in the offensive onslaught, with the Tigers accounting for...
Nine Lakeview track members qualified for the Region 1-2A track meet Tuesday, April 26. From left are Charles Browder (1600m run), Ke’von Jefferson (4x100m relay), Destiny Johnson (4x100m relay), M...