Hotshots take second in national tournament


La. North Hotshots took home the second place trophy in the 2019 Total Knockout National Championships in Memphis, Tenn., May 24-27. Their coaches said the team members displayed discipline, hard work and most of all, teamwork to reach the final game. On front row from left are LaDarrius Merritte, Jalyn Walter and Javante Davis. On middle row are Coach Jelisa Merritte, Khaelyb Creighton, Cadien Washington, Davion Nicholas and Coach Ariel Eldridge. On back row are Demarcus Nicolas, Coach Renia Creighton, Kortland Demery and Josh Nash.