Barbe's Big Day Before the Big Game - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Barbe's Big Day Before the Big Game

 

Barbe's big game isn't until 8 o-clock tomorrow night, but that doesn't mean today wasn't also a big day for the Bucs.
 
Friday started before dawn for the Barbe Buccaneers, as their bus left for New Orleans at 6 a.m. That meant an early wake up call for the Bucs, who tried to get a little sleep on the trip, with varying degrees of success.
 
But if the Buccaneers were asleep on the bus, their eyes were wide open as they walked through the tunnel and stepped on to the Superdome field for the first time.
 
Today has extra meaning for wide receiver Trey Quinn, who is celebrating his birthday today. And running pass patterns on the Superdome field is exactly where #18 wanted to spend #17.
 
The Bucs will be back here tonight at 8 to watch the class 4A finals, then they'll try to get some sleep and not go crazy waiting for tomorrow night's kickoff.
 
The Bucs will take on Archbishop Rummel for the 5A state championship on Saturday night at 8, right here at the Superdome.

 

  • More Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • President-elect Burckel optimistic about future for McNeese

    President-elect Burckel optimistic about future for McNeese

    Thursday, May 25 2017 7:52 PM EDT2017-05-25 23:52:54 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    With colleges and universities constantly bracing for more cuts, it seems like a less than ideal time to become head of a university.   But McNeese President-elect Daryl Burckel says he sees a future filled with opportunity. Burckel spoke to a local civic club, where he discussed increasingly decreased funding.  Burckel says over the last seven years or so state funding has gone from $28 million to roughly $16 million.   He says the University ...More >>
    With colleges and universities constantly bracing for more cuts, it seems like a less than ideal time to become head of a university.   But McNeese President-elect Daryl Burckel says he sees a future filled with opportunity. Burckel spoke to a local civic club, where he discussed increasingly decreased funding.  Burckel says over the last seven years or so state funding has gone from $28 million to roughly $16 million.   He says the University ...More >>
  • Jeff Davis Sheriff's deputies arrest man on charge of indecent behavior with juvenile

    Jeff Davis Sheriff's deputies arrest man on charge of indecent behavior with juvenile

    Thursday, May 25 2017 7:42 PM EDT2017-05-25 23:42:26 GMT
    (Source: Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Office)(Source: Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Office)

    Jeff Davis Sheriff's Office detectives arrested a man on charges of indecent behavior with a juvenile Thursday.

    On May 20, deputies were contacted by a sister of the 11-year-old victim. Deputies discovered in the investigation that inappropriate behavior occurred on several dates at an Iowa residence between Alejandro Maldonado Salazar, 41, and a stepdaughter, said the Sheriff's Office.  

    More >>

    Jeff Davis Sheriff's Office detectives arrested a man on charges of indecent behavior with a juvenile Thursday.

    On May 20, deputies were contacted by a sister of the 11-year-old victim. Deputies discovered in the investigation that inappropriate behavior occurred on several dates at an Iowa residence between Alejandro Maldonado Salazar, 41, and a stepdaughter, said the Sheriff's Office.  

    More >>
  • New traffic signals at I-10 exit ramps on Beglis Parkway

    New traffic signals at I-10 exit ramps on Beglis Parkway

    Thursday, May 25 2017 7:28 PM EDT2017-05-25 23:28:22 GMT
    (Source: Candy Rodriguez/KPLC)(Source: Candy Rodriguez/KPLC)

    On Thursday, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development activated two new traffic signals in Sulphur off I-10 Westbound and I-10 Eastbound ramps at Beglis Parkway. Workers spent the afternoon installing the traffic lights and making minor adjustments. Copyright 2017 KPLC. All rights reserved.     

    More >>

    On Thursday, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development activated two new traffic signals in Sulphur off I-10 Westbound and I-10 Eastbound ramps at Beglis Parkway. Workers spent the afternoon installing the traffic lights and making minor adjustments. Copyright 2017 KPLC. All rights reserved.     

    More >>
Powered by Frankly