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  • 7-in-Seven Countdown: Top teams in 2018

    7-in-Seven Countdown: Top teams in 2018

    Friday, July 20 2018 8:44 PM EDT2018-07-21 00:44:16 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    We are just three weeks away from KPLC's coverage of TDL: Two-A-Days and to get ready we continue our 7-in-Seven countdown. Countdowns will include topics from McNeese to high school football. A new countdown each week, beginning every Monday. We continue the countdown with the top seven Touchdown Live teams this upcoming season.  

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    We are just three weeks away from KPLC's coverage of TDL: Two-A-Days and to get ready we continue our 7-in-Seven countdown. Countdowns will include topics from McNeese to high school football. A new countdown each week, beginning every Monday. We continue the countdown with the top seven Touchdown Live teams this upcoming season.  

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  • Rosepine's Johnny Cryer resigns as head football coach

    Rosepine's Johnny Cryer resigns as head football coach

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:57 PM EDT2018-07-19 01:57:16 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    Rosepine High School's Johnny Cryer resigned as head coach of the Eagles Wednesday and accepted an assistant coaching job with Many High School. Cryer returned to the sidelines of Rosepine in 2017 after four years with rival Pickering High School. It was his fourth stint as head coach of the Eagles. Cryer thought Rosepine would be the last stop in his coaching career. "It was a big decision and I have been kind of contemplating for about a week," said Cryer. 

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    Rosepine High School's Johnny Cryer resigned as head coach of the Eagles Wednesday and accepted an assistant coaching job with Many High School. Cryer returned to the sidelines of Rosepine in 2017 after four years with rival Pickering High School. It was his fourth stint as head coach of the Eagles. Cryer thought Rosepine would be the last stop in his coaching career. "It was a big decision and I have been kind of contemplating for about a week," said Cryer. 

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  • LCCP hires former Washington-Marion coach Freddie Harrison as athletic director

    LCCP hires former Washington-Marion coach Freddie Harrison as athletic director

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:51 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:51:11 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    Lake Charles College Prep has hired former Washington-Marion head football coach and athletic director, Freddie Harrison as its director of athletics. Harrison replaces LCCP basketball coach Mack Guillory as A.D. Guillory will remain with the school as the head basketball coach. Harrison comes to LCCP after resigning as Washington-Marion's head football coach in June. Harrison plans to serve as an assistant on Eric Franklin's staff. "Coach Franklin has my full su...

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    Lake Charles College Prep has hired former Washington-Marion head football coach and athletic director, Freddie Harrison as its director of athletics. Harrison replaces LCCP basketball coach Mack Guillory as A.D. Guillory will remain with the school as the head basketball coach. Harrison comes to LCCP after resigning as Washington-Marion's head football coach in June. Harrison plans to serve as an assistant on Eric Franklin's staff. "Coach Franklin has my full su...

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  • 7-in-Seven Countdown: Top surprise teams in 2018

    7-in-Seven Countdown: Top surprise teams in 2018

    Sunday, July 15 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-07-16 01:24:21 GMT
    (SOURCE: KPLC)(SOURCE: KPLC)

    We are just four weeks away from KPLC's coverage of Two-A-Days and to get ready we continue our 7-in-Seven countdown. Countdowns will include topics from McNeese to high school football. A new countdown each week, beginning every Monday. We continue the countdown with the top seven surprise teams this upcoming season.  

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    We are just four weeks away from KPLC's coverage of Two-A-Days and to get ready we continue our 7-in-Seven countdown. Countdowns will include topics from McNeese to high school football. A new countdown each week, beginning every Monday. We continue the countdown with the top seven surprise teams this upcoming season.  

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  • LaGrange running back Anthony Johnson commits to McNeese

    LaGrange running back Anthony Johnson commits to McNeese

    Saturday, July 14 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-07-14 21:25:48 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    A day after one Southwest Louisiana's top prospects committed, another followed suit. LaGrange 2019 running back Anthony Johnson announced his commitment to McNeese on his Twitter account Saturday. The 5-foot-11, 180-pound running back chose the Cowboys over offers from Alcorn, Grambling, Lamar, Nicholls and Southeastern. Johnson is th...

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    A day after one Southwest Louisiana's top prospects committed, another followed suit. LaGrange 2019 running back Anthony Johnson announced his commitment to McNeese on his Twitter account Saturday. The 5-foot-11, 180-pound running back chose the Cowboys over offers from Alcorn, Grambling, Lamar, Nicholls and Southeastern. Johnson is th...

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  • DeCarlos Holmes aiming to 'reclaim the legacy' at Washington-Marion

    DeCarlos Holmes aiming to 'reclaim the legacy' at Washington-Marion

    Friday, July 13 2018 11:54 PM EDT2018-07-14 03:54:07 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    New Washington-Marion head football coach DeCarlos Holmes comes to Lake Charles with his eyes wide open. "For me, this is the best job in the state," said Holmes of Washington-Marion. "To be in a school system that loves athletics and loves student-athletes, it speaks volumes." Holmes is confident in what the Charging Indians program can become. "We are not going to rebuild, we are going to reclaim the legacy here. This job, as I said before, is o...More >>
    New Washington-Marion head football coach DeCarlos Holmes comes to Lake Charles with his eyes wide open. "For me, this is the best job in the state," said Holmes of Washington-Marion. "To be in a school system that loves athletics and loves student-athletes, it speaks volumes." Holmes is confident in what the Charging Indians program can become. "We are not going to rebuild, we are going to reclaim the legacy here. This job, as I said before, is o...More >>
  • Sam Houston athlete Gerron Duhon commits to Yale University

    Sam Houston athlete Gerron Duhon commits to Yale University

    Friday, July 13 2018 7:54 PM EDT2018-07-13 23:54:36 GMT
    Duhon transferred from Washington-Marion to Sam Houston. (Source: KPLC)Duhon transferred from Washington-Marion to Sam Houston. (Source: KPLC)

    One of Southwest Louisiana's top prospects said he's ending his recruitment. Sam Houston 2019 athlete announced his commitment to Ivy League school Yale University on his Twitter account Friday.

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    One of Southwest Louisiana's top prospects said he's ending his recruitment. Sam Houston 2019 athlete announced his commitment to Ivy League school Yale University on his Twitter account Friday.

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  • New Washington-Marion coach: The Charging Indians 'want to win and get the juice back'

    New Washington-Marion coach: The Charging Indians 'want to win and get the juice back'

    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    Washington-Marion's new football coach spent the last two seasons at Sophie B. Wright.

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    Washington-Marion's new football coach spent the last two seasons at Sophie B. Wright.

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  • 7-in-Seven Countdown: Top Touchdown Live matchups in 2018

    7-in-Seven Countdown: Top Touchdown Live matchups in 2018

    Monday, July 9 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-07-09 04:24:43 GMT
    (SOURCE: KPLC)(SOURCE: KPLC)

    We are just five weeks away from KPLC's coverage of Two-A-Days and to get ready we continue our 7-in-Seven countdown series. Countdowns will include topics from McNeese to high school football. A new countdown each week, beginning every Monday. We continue the countdown with the top seven Touchdown Live matchups this upcoming season.  7. Oberlin at Elton (November 2) 7-in-Seven countdown: Top Touchdown Live matchups in 2017 - #7 We start the list wit...

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    We are just five weeks away from KPLC's coverage of Two-A-Days and to get ready we continue our 7-in-Seven countdown series. Countdowns will include topics from McNeese to high school football. A new countdown each week, beginning every Monday. We continue the countdown with the top seven Touchdown Live matchups this upcoming season.  7. Oberlin at Elton (November 2) 7-in-Seven countdown: Top Touchdown Live matchups in 2017 - #7 We start the list wit...

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  • 7-in-Seven Countdown: Most Competitive Districts in 2018

    7-in-Seven Countdown: Most Competitive Districts in 2018

    Sunday, July 1 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-07-02 00:07:52 GMT
    (SOURCE: KPLC)(SOURCE: KPLC)

    We are just six weeks away from KPLC's coverage of Two-A-Days and to get ready we continue our 7-in-Seven countdown. Countdowns will include topics from McNeese to high school football. A new countdown each week, beginning every Monday. We continue the countdown with the seven most competitive local districts this upcoming season. Of course, this is just our analysis, you never know what might happen on the gridiron this fall. 

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    We are just six weeks away from KPLC's coverage of Two-A-Days and to get ready we continue our 7-in-Seven countdown. Countdowns will include topics from McNeese to high school football. A new countdown each week, beginning every Monday. We continue the countdown with the seven most competitive local districts this upcoming season. Of course, this is just our analysis, you never know what might happen on the gridiron this fall. 

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  • Sports Person of the Week - Matthew Anderson

    Sports Person of the Week - Matthew Anderson

    Thursday, June 28 2018 7:37 PM EDT2018-06-28 23:37:46 GMT
    (Source: Matthew Anderson)(Source: Matthew Anderson)
    (Source: Matthew Anderson)(Source: Matthew Anderson)
    Leesville’s Matthew Anderson loves the mauling and mashing that comes with playing offensive line. The 6-foot-6, 250-pound Wampus Cat became just the second local product to commit to a Power 5 school in five years. "Nebraska is known for its lineman and the pipeline with all the Remington and Lombardi trophies," said Anderson. "I’m looking forward to seeing how they are going to use me with my athleticism as an offensive lineman." ...More >>
    Leesville’s Matthew Anderson loves the mauling and mashing that comes with playing offensive line. The 6-foot-6, 250-pound Wampus Cat became just the second local product to commit to a Power 5 school in five years. "Nebraska is known for its lineman and the pipeline with all the Remington and Lombardi trophies," said Anderson. "I’m looking forward to seeing how they are going to use me with my athleticism as an offensive lineman." ...More >>
  • Leesville three-star OT Matthew Anderson commits to Nebraska

    Leesville three-star OT Matthew Anderson commits to Nebraska

    Friday, June 22 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-06-22 22:07:53 GMT
    (Source: Matthew Anderson/Twitter)(Source: Matthew Anderson/Twitter)

    Leesville offensive tackle Matthew Anderson loves the mauling and mashing that comes with playing offensive line. So it came at little surprise Friday when the 6-foot-6, 250-pound Wampus Cat chose to commit to a smash-mouth program like Nebraska. He made the announcement on his Twitter. 

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    Leesville offensive tackle Matthew Anderson loves the mauling and mashing that comes with playing offensive line. So it came at little surprise Friday when the 6-foot-6, 250-pound Wampus Cat chose to commit to a smash-mouth program like Nebraska. He made the announcement on his Twitter. 

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  • Freddie Harrison steps down as Washington-Marion head football coach

    Freddie Harrison steps down as Washington-Marion head football coach

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-06-12 23:22:24 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    After eight seasons at the helm of the Washington-Marion football program, Freddie Harrison has stepped down citing personal reasons. "This is one of the most difficult decisions I have ever made in my life. Stepping away from kids that I have been around since grade school made the choice tougher" said Harrison. "At the end of the day, it’s about making the best possible decision for yourself and your family." Harrison leaves the Charging Indian program as...

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    After eight seasons at the helm of the Washington-Marion football program, Freddie Harrison has stepped down citing personal reasons. "This is one of the most difficult decisions I have ever made in my life. Stepping away from kids that I have been around since grade school made the choice tougher" said Harrison. "At the end of the day, it’s about making the best possible decision for yourself and your family." Harrison leaves the Charging Indian program as...

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  • KPLC 7 Sports' 7-in-Seven Countdown returns June 18

    KPLC 7 Sports' 7-in-Seven Countdown returns June 18

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-06-12 20:03:18 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    In the seven weeks prior to football season, KPLC 7 Sports will bring you a new 7-in-Seven countdown each week leading into our Two-A-Days coverage. Countdowns will include topics from McNeese's most exciting matchups to the top high school prospects in Southwest Louisiana. Every Monday a new countdown begins, starting June 19. 

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    In the seven weeks prior to football season, KPLC 7 Sports will bring you a new 7-in-Seven countdown each week leading into our Two-A-Days coverage. Countdowns will include topics from McNeese's most exciting matchups to the top high school prospects in Southwest Louisiana. Every Monday a new countdown begins, starting June 19. 

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  • Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Week 3

    Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Week 3

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 7:48 PM EDT2017-09-13 23:48:06 GMT
    (SOURCE: KPLC)(SOURCE: KPLC)

    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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