Sports Person of the Week

  Sports Person of the Week - Braden LeBato

The junior quarterback has scored eight total touchdowns through two weeks and has led the Red Devils to their first 2-0 start since 2015.

  Sports Person of the Week - Keegan Nelms

  Sports Person of the Week - Blake Elliott

  Sports Person of the Week - Eric Rene

  Sports Person of the Week - Chris Livings

  Sports Person of the Week - Coy Hebert

  Sports Person of the Week - Kevin Hardy

Continued Coverage

  Lacassine’s Whittington signs with Alabama

  Sports Person of the Week - Holly Jones

  Sports Person of the Week - Jack Wright

  Fifth annual Al Woods Fun Day

AP Source: Lakers, Pelicans, agree on Anthony Davis trade

Aaron Jeansonne: Patience and Progress

  Sports Person of the Week - Cameron Meeks

The Shreveport native was drafted in the 38th round by the Boston Red Sox following a stellar senior campaign. Despite the opportunity to live out his pro dreams immediately, Meeks stayed firm to his prior commitment and will play college baseball at McNeese.

  Sports Person of the Week - Isaac Ingram

The senior capped off a stellar week at Burton with three consecutive eight-second rides in bareback riding en route to bringing home his first state title with a score of 68.5 points.

  Sports Person of the Week - Aidan Anderson

Reliever turned starter Aidan Anderson was the firecracker that got the Cowboys' run started in Sugar Land last week. For his efforts, he was named the tournament's MVP.

  Sports Person of the Week - Brody Drost

The LSU commit was named the game's most outstanding player after finishing with five RBIs off three hits including a 3-run bomb in the sixth to give Barbe their highest margin of victory in a championship game.

Numerous #SWLApreps athletes sign on the dotted line this week

Kinder native Blake Trahan receives Gold Glove for 2018 season

  Sports Person of the Week - Jace LeJeune

  Sports Person of the Week - Silas Ardoin

  Sports Person of the Week - Justyce McClain

  Sports Person of the Week - Kamryn Mouton

  Sports Person of the Week - Christina Furey

Christina Furey ended her senior season on the highest note after being named the 2019 National Athletic Association of Private Schools’ Offensive player of the year.

  Sports Person of the Week - Jilyen Poullard

The McNeese signee has been the energizer for the 25-2 Lady Broncos with a team-high .566 average and 28 RBIs on the season.

  Sports Person of the Week - Aaron Jeansonne

You can catch most athletes in Louisiana on a football, basketball or baseball team, but not Aaron Jeansonne.

  Sports Person of the Week - Andrew Sheridan

The Sulphur alum is top-10 in the country in strikeouts and is second in wins. His 1.83 ERA also sits him high in the NJCAA rankings.

  Sports Person of the Week - Brandi Williams

The Barbe alum was named as the Sun Belt freshman of the year and set new UL Lafayette records for points scored in a season by a freshman and free throw percentage.

  Sports Person of the Week - Michael Thomas

The junior recently committed to Louisiana Lafayette and has helped lead the Warriors to their first state title game in school history.

  Sports Person of the Week - Mirjam Posthuma

The senior foreign-exchange student has helped lead the Reeves Lady Raiders to their first state championship game since 1974.

Lake Charles man representing Louisiana at World Special Olympics

Lake Charles native Kirby Oertling is going to Abu Dhabi and Dubai, United Arab Emirates to represent Louisiana in the World Special Olympics.

  Sports Person of the Week - Ashley Smith

Smith spearheads the Lady K's attack with averages of 21 points and 10 boards per game.

  Sports Person of the Week - Blake Menier

The junior went into the state tournament as a five seed and upset the four, two, and one seeds in his weight class on his way to his first state title.

  Sports Person of the Week - Kyle Jinks

Jinks became the fastest coach to win 800 games in the state of Louisiana, doing so in just 22 seasons.

  Sports Person of the Week - Jeriah Warren

The sophomore averages 12 points, 7 rebounds, 6 assists, 6 steals, and 2 blocks for the LaGrange Lady Gators.

  Sports Person of the Week - Hayden Hagler

Hayden Hagler is a name you may have heard before around Southwest Louisiana.

  Sports Person of the Week - Summer Ceaser

The junior center is one of the team captains for the 19-3 Lady Indians.

  Sports Person of the Week - Duwon Tolbert

The multi-sport athlete has been the leader for an 18-3 Leesville team.

  Sports Person of the Week - Alexandria Goodly

The senior is averaging 20 points and 5 assists per game for the 3rd ranked Lady Saints.

Leonard Fournette’s days in Jacksonville could be numbered

Fournette was drafted by the Jaguars in 2017

AP source: Jaguars void Fournette’s contract guarantees

The Jaguars have notified Fournette that his suspension late last month voided the remaining guarantees in his four-year rookie contract.

Michael Thomas breaks Joe Horn’s team record for receiving yards in a season

Horn attended the Saints-Panthers game

Brees breaks own NFL record for completion percentage

Brees completed 74.4 percent of his passes in 2018

  Sports Person of the Week - Malachi Fairley

The senior is averaging 18.8 points and 6.6 rebounds per game for the Gators.

  12.21 #SWLAprep hoops and soccer highlights

12.21 #SWLAprep highlights

  Sports Person of the Week - Kyla Hamilton

The senior guard is one of the main scoring threats for the 14-1 Lady Broncos.

  LaGrange Gator Anthony Johnson signs with McNeese

Anthony Johnson signs with McNeese on Thursday

Aaron Jeansonne: Busy Down Time

Aaron Jeansonne explains why he had to step away from racing for a while.

Astros sign free agent Michael Brantley

The Houston Astros have signed free agent outfielder Michael Brantley to a two-year contract.

Blunt, Kjellsten named to Hero Sports All-America Team

The awards keep rolling in for McNeese linebacker B.J. Blunt when on Wednesday he was named to the 2018 FCS Hero Sports All-America Team, earning second team honors.

LSU’s Daniel Cabrera earns pre-season All-American honors

Cabrera was a freshman All-American

McNeese’s Keegan Nelms named to All-Louisiana Team

McNeese junior outside hitter Keegan Nelms picked up another postseason honor when she was named to the Louisiana Sports Writers Association All-Louisiana Team, the association announced today.

  Sports Person of the Week - Diamond Brister

With every team comes a leader, and that player on this lady tiger team is without question Diamon Brister.

Oklahoma’s Kyler Murray takes the Heisman

Oklahoma’s Kyler Murray wins the Heisman trophy.

  Sports Person of the Week - Da’Ren Zeno

Wide receiver Da’Ren Zeno came up big in the title game a year ago and will have to again for Welsh to repeat.

LSU commitment earns Gatorade state player of the year award

Dunham High School defensive back and wide receiver Derek Stingley Jr. has been named the 2018-19 Gatorade Louisiana Football Player of the Year.

Former Saints cornerback Brandon Browner sentenced to 8 years in prison

Browner played with the Saints in 2015

LSU cornerback Greedy Williams declares for 2019 NFL Draft

Williams is projected to be a top 20 pick in the draft

  Sports Person of the Week - Noah Allain

As time was winding down in the Cats quarterfinal appearance, all signs pointed to their tight end, Noah Allain.

  Sports Person of the Week - Rayden Rosalis

The last time the DeQuincy Tigers football team saw a quarterfinal appearance, Shania Twain dropped her second album and Apollo 13 was still in theaters.

  DeRidder point guard Domonique Davis signs with LSU

Davis is a two-time all-state selection and led DeRidder to the state semifinals in 2017.

Barbe’s Natalie Stump takes first in 200 yard freestyle for second straight year

Sulphur’s Sydney Weidner finishes third in 200 freestyle.

Astros acquire infielder Aledmys Díaz from Toronto

The Houston Astros have acquired infielder Aledmys Díaz from the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for right-handed pitcher Trent Thornton.

  Sports Person of the Week - Gracie Young

Young set a school-record with 58 points against Calvin High.

Report: Saints signing wide receiver Brandon Marshall

Marshall worked out for the Saints last week

  Sports Person of the Week: Jena Johnson

Senior middle hitter has started all 4 years for the Westlake Lady Rams.

  Sports Person of the Week: Cody Orgeron

Sophomore QB got first career start in Pokes 23-21 win over UCA.

  Local man races in Ironman World Championships

Kyle McMillin competed in world championship triathlon on Oct. 13th.

Moss Bluff native Jace Peterson placed on outright waivers by the Orioles

Moss Bluff native Jace Peterson was placed on outright waivers by the Orioles on Sunday.

  Sports Person of the Week - Seth Ducote

Rosepine quarterback Seth Ducote is our KPLC 7 Sports Person of the Week.

  Sports Person of the Week - Grace O’Neal

Iowa setter Grace O’Neal was given the honor of being the American Volleyball Coaches Association National Player of the week after totaling 110 assists, 15 kills, 26 digs, and 11 aces through seven matches.

  Sports Person of the Week - Branden Walker

Sports Person of the Week - Branden Walker - Oct. 11th, 2018

10th Annual Shane Hanchey Invitational

Shane Hanchey held his 10th Annual Invitational Sunday, October 7 in Sulphur at the West-Cal Arena.

Sports Person of the Week: Sunny Woodcock

11 year old javelin thrower is a 3-time Jr. All-American

Brees close to breaking Peyton Manning passing record

The Saints host Washington on MNF

Saina Wins 4-Mile at Cowboy Stampede

Sophomore Daniel Saina captured first place Saturday morning at the Lake Charles Toyota McNeese Cowboy Stampede in the men’s 4-mile competition in the field of 99.

LSU basketball player Wayde Sims killed in shooting near Southern University

LSU basketball player Wayde Sims was killed in an early Friday shooting near Southern University, according to Baton Rouge police.

Sports Person of the Week - Brayden Richard

Our KPLC 7 Sports Person of the Week is South Cameron quarterback Brayden Richard.

American South Football Alliance coming to Lake Charles in 2020

The ASFA (American South Football Alliance) has announced its brand-new football league coming in 2020 throughout the Southeast.

  Sports Person of the Week - Gerron Duhon

Sports Person of the Week - Gerron Duhon

McNeese defense powered by Blunt Force

McNeese defense powered by Blunt Force.