Local High Schools
Late lead fades; Chiefs fall in overtime
Natchitoches Central’s preseason goal was to win a district championship. The Chiefs are still in good position, but not ideal. NCHS had a chance to take full control of district 2-5A Wednesday nig...
Tigers hold no fear, control own destiny
St. Mary’s says it isn’t afraid of anyone. Right now, the Tigers aren’t just talking the talk. They’re walking the walk after a 74-71 district win at Tensas.
The Tigers (19-7, 7-1) are peaking at t...
Mitchell sets career mark
Chris Mitchell torched the nets for a career-high 27 points Monday night, leading Natchitoches Central to an 86-60 romp at West Monroe.
Mitchell exploded for five 3-pointers to lead four double-fig...
Overtime thriller falls in favor of WMHS
District struggles continue for Natchitoches Central. The Lady Chiefs dropped another heartbreaker at West Monroe, 52-51 in overtime, and failed to take advantage of an opportunity to force a secon...
The Natchitoches Central varsity boys soccer team finished third in district 1-5A and made it to the playoffs, setting a new standard for Chief soccer. NCHS finished the regular season 5-5, 3-3 in ...
Lewis, Gators romp Tigers
Revenge is a sweet thing and the Lakeview Gators are looking for a lot of it. Saturday was a good start. LHS rebounded from a Jan. 11 loss at Many and whooped its district rival 92-62 to improve to...
Chiefs hang on in district opener
Natchitoches Central fended off a late Ouachita run Saturday afternoon to preserve a district-opening 76-71 win, marking the first time in four years the two have shared a district with the Chiefs ...
Rough shooting night haunts Lady Chiefs
The cold weather has apparently taken Natchitoches Central by storm. Against Ouachita Saturday, moved from its original Feb. 4 date, NCHS hit just 11 of 50 from the field for 22 percent en route to...
High school hoops resume
The Louisiana High School Athletic Association held a special-called meeting today with the fourteen basketball officials’ associations and the fourteen principals’ groups across the state to work ...