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  2021 MLK Warrior Classic Tournament

Final scores from the MLK Warrior Classic Basketball Tournament.

  #SWLA Hoops Highlights Tuesday Jan. 19th

  Jan. 15 #SWLApreps high school basketball highlights

  Sports Person of the Week - DeMarcus Jack

MLK Warrior Classic to be held at Burton Coliseum on Jan. 23

  #SWLA Hoops; Iowa blows past Kaplan 88 - 22

  SWLA Hoops Highlights Tuesday Jan. 12th

Continued Coverage

  Jan. 8 #SWLApreps high school basketball highlights

  Remembering Albert Hartwell

  Washington-Marion championship coach Albert Hartwell dies at 72

  Jan. 5 #SWLApreps high school basketball highlights

  Coaching #SWLAHoops while in a Pandemic

  Sam Houston rallies, but Langley’s three in overtime gives Iowa the Bronco Classic Title

  Washington-Marion’s defense fuels 61-44 win over LCCP

The Washington-Marion Charging Indians defended their home court Tuesday night downing the LCCP Trailblazers, 61-44. It was the nightcap for The Washington-Marion Classic.

2020 LHSAA football state championship results

The 2020 LHSAA Prep Classic is underway over at Turpin Stadium in Natchitoches. The nine state champions will be crowned from Sunday, Dec. 27 to Wednesday, Dec. 30

  Grand Lake falls to Oak Grove in 1A State Title

Grand Lake fell to Oak Grove on Monday in the 1A state title game, 33-7.

Oak Grove defeats Grand Lake to win 1A championship

Grand Lake and Oak Grove play in Natchitoches for the Class 1A state football championship.

  Kinder falls to Many in 2A State Title

Kinder and Grand Lake preparing for 2A and 1A state title game

  Sports Person of the Week: Trenton Bono

  Kinder prepares for Many in Class 2A title game rubber match

  Grand Lake prepares for first-ever state championship game

Southwest Louisiana has pair of state championship representatives for first time in 25 years

  Saturday #SWLApreps hoops

Mullet Builder's Basketball Tournament at Iowa High School - Championship games

  HIGHLIGHTS: TDL semifinal round

Southwest Louisiana has two teams advancing to the LHSAA state championship game

TDL Playoffs Semifinals: Scores and highlights

And then there were three. That’s right, we are now in the semifinal rounds of LHSAA playoff football. And this year, three area schools are fighting to see if they can capture a state title.

  Sports Person of the Week - Grant Trahan

The Grand Lake Hornets 2020 season will be remembered as nothing short of historic. Despite a pandemic, a pair of hurricanes and an unorthodox schedule— Grand Lake is in the midst of the greatest season in school history.

  SWLAHoops: December 17, 2020

Highlights from a couple games in the area tonight.

  No. 6 Kinder takes on No. 2 Mangham in 2015 championship rematch in semifinals on Friday

The Yellow Jackets have been battle-tested over the last two weeks.

Washington-Marion tabs Jules Sullen as next head football coach

The Washington-Marion Chargin’ Indians have found their next head football coach. Lake Charles coaching veteran Jules Sullen is headed back to the high school gridiron after a five-month stint with McNeese as the Director of Academic Services.

  NATIONAL SIGNING DAY: Southwest Louisiana 2021 athletes sign letters of intent

The Class of 2021 could officially put their college commitments in writing today.Today is National Signing Day for Division I football, a day when recruits around the country sign letters of intent to play college athletics.

  Grand Lake heads to semifinals for first time in school history

It’s been a historic year for the Grand Lake football program, as they’ve overcome everything that’s been thrown their way.

  LCCP makes history, heads to the semifinals for first time ever

The LCCP Trailblazers are exactly that, Trailblazers.

  TDL Playoffs Quarterfinals: Scores and highlights

It’s the quarterfinals of LHSAA football, and unlike the plethora of teams fighting for a chance at a state title in round 2, only Jennings, LCCP, Kinder and Grand Lake are continuing their journeys this week.

  No. 6 Kinder Yellow Jackets looking for their first quarterfinal win since 2015

The Kinder Yellow Jackets are back in the quarterfinals again.

  Sports Person of the Week - Solomon Lewis

LCCP defeated district rival South Beauregard last week to advance to the quarterfinals for the second time in three years. LCCP senior Solomon Lewis has been a significant part of the team’s success.

  Top-seeded Jennings prepares for No. 9 Madison Prep following epic one-point win

The Jennings Bulldogs have made a habit of winning playoff games by just a single point. With Friday’s epic come-from-behind win over No. 17 Lutcher, the Dogs now have four one-point playoff wins in the past two seasons.

  Grand Lake heading to the quarterfinals for the first time in school history

The Hornets have reached the quarterfinals for the first time in school history.

Jennings vs. Madison Prep named TDL Game of the Week for the quarterfinal round of the playoffs

The Touchdown Live Game of the Week will remain in Jennings this week as the Bulldogs return home for the quarterfinal round of the playoffs. The TDL Game of the Week is the matchup of 9th-seeded Madison Prep (7-2) and No. 1 Jennings (8-0).

  LCCP heading to the quarterfinals for second time in three years

LCCP is advancing to the quarterfinals for the second time in 3 years after defeating district rival South Beauregard this past weekend.

  TDL Saturday

TDL Saturday edition

  TDL Playoffs Round 2: Scores and highlights

It’s round 2 of SWLA playoff football, and we have 11 area schools that are looking to continue their road to the dome.

  Sports Person of the Week - Khrystian Hoffpauir

Senior wide receiver Khrystian Hoffpauir stood out.

  Dec. 3 #SWLA high school basketball highlights

Basketball highlights from Dec. 3

  Dec. 2 #SWLApreps high school basketball highlights

Highlights from Wednesday night high school basketball action across Southwest Louisiana.

  Dec. 1 #SWLA high school basketball highlights

Dec. 1 SWLA high school basketball

  7th annual Showdown in the Lake basketball tournament tips off Wednesday

The Sunday Players Showdown in the Lake Basketball Classic returns for its seventh year on Wednesday, December 1. This year the tournament will be exclusively held at Hamilton Christian.

  Delhi vs. Grand Lake named TDL Game of the Week for the second round of the playoffs

The TDL Game of the Week for the second round of the playoffs is a matchup between 19th-seeded Delhi (2-5) and No. 3 Grand Lake (5-1). Due to the damage sustained at Grand Lake’s football stadium because of Hurricane Laura, Grand Lake has played all of its games this season away from home.

  TDL Playoffs Round 1: Scores and highlights

Although the last eight weeks of TDL have been unconventional, we made it through, and now, we have made it to the first week of playoff football.

Sports Person of the Week - Ethan Bazinet

Basile, behind its new veer offense is coming off a big 42 - 25 win against rival Oberlin in the win, Bazinet rushed for over 100 yards and 3 touchdowns.

  SWLAPREPS Hoops - Sulphur Thanksgiving Classic

Highlights from Sulphur Thanksgiving Classic

‘URGENT’ - LHSAA issues new capacity, mask, social distancing mandates at high school games; warns of fines for non-compliance

In a memo to member schools, LHSAA executive director Eddie Bonine emphasized urgency in following COVID-19 mitigation measures at high school athletic events and warned of fines and other penalties for failure to comply.

Hamilton Christian pulls out of football playoffs due to positive COVID-19 test

The Hamilton Christian Warriors football season is officially over. Despite reaching the playoffs with a 4-2 record this season, the 14th-seeded Warriors have withdrawn themselves from the Division IV playoffs due to a positive COVID-19 test.

Northwood at Leesville named TDL Game of the Week for the first round of the playoffs

The Touchdown Live Game of the Week is heading to Leesville for the first time this season. The TDL Game of the Week for the first round of the playoffs is a matchup that was supposed to happen in the regular season. The 28th-seeded Northwood Falcons (5-2) travel to No. 5 Leesville (4-3).

Barbe transfers Natalie Stump and Cypris Wilkinson capture state swimming titles

Former Barbe swimmers, Natalie Stump and Cypris Wilkinson may be swimming for a different school in 2020, but both still represented Southwest Louisiana with a gold medal at the Division I LHSAA Swimming Championships in Shreveport on Saturday.

LHSAA releases 2020 football playoff brackets

The LHSAA released the 2020 high school football brackets on Sunday. Teams will play the first round on 11/26-28 with the championships on December 26-28.

  TDL Saturday November, 21

TDL Saturday

  Sports Person of the Week - Michael Tizano

Senior quarterback Michael Tizano has been the team’s constant in an ever-changing season.

  TDL Week 8: Scores and highlights

TDL’s Week 8 game of the week is a Class 1A battle as the Basile Bearcats travel to Oberlin to face-off with the 3rd ranked Tigers.

Jennings’ Conner breaks record but finishes second at Division III swim meet

Brennon competed once again in the 50-yard free and 100-yard free finishing as runner-up to Episcopal’s Eugene Jiang in both races. That includes a dominant performance in the 50 where he topped his record time of 21.33s a year ago.

St. Louis’ Appleton wins second cross country state championship

The St. Louis runner won the Class 3A Cross Country individual state championship on Tuesday for the second time in three years. The senior averaged just over five minutes a mile (5:09.3) to narrowly win the event.

  Basile at Oberlin named week eight TDL Game of the Week

The Touchdown Live Game of the Week is heading to Oberlin for the first time this season. The TDL Game of the Week for week eight is a matchup of district foes Basile (2-2) and Oberlin (5-1).

Sports Person of the Week - Malachi Semien

The Tigers needed this senior class to step up and running back Malachai Semien has answered the call.

TDL Saturday - Week 7

All the scores from Touchdown Live - Week 7

  TDL Week 7: Scores and highlights

Tonight’s game of the week features the South Beauregard Knights (4-1) taking a trip to Jennings where they will take on the Bulldogs (5-0).

  Southwest Louisiana 2021 athletes sign on National Signing Day’s early period

Wednesday was the start of the Early Signing Period for the 2021 class for many NCAA sports like basketball, baseball and softball.

  South Beauregard prepares for undefeated Jennings

TDL Game of the Week - South Beauregard prepares for Jennings.

LHSAA announces football state championships to be played in Superdome; sets playoff guidelines

The Louisiana High School Athletic Association has put together a plan to handle postseason play for prep football and it includes state championship games being played in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

  St. Louis and Sulphur both confident heading into state tournament

St. Louis and Sulphur are both heading to the Pontchartrain Center in New Orleans.

South Beauregard at Jennings named week seven TDL Game of the Week

The Touchdown Live Game of the Week is heading back to Jennings. The TDL Game of the Week for week seven is a matchup of district foes South Beauregard (4-1) and Jennings (5-0).

  WATCH: TDL Saturday, November 7

Saturday saw two TDL games finish out week six. St. Louis took on South Beauregard and Hamilton Christian traveled to Grant.

  Sulphur and St. Louis volleyball advance to state tournament

Two local teams advance to volleyball state tournament

TDL Week 6: Scores and highlights

We’re headed to Rosepine tonight for this week’s Game of the Week.

  Grand Lake rolls Gueydan in lone TDL game Thursday night

We’re kicking off our week six Touchdown Live coverage with one Thursday night game.

  Sports Person of the Week - Erika Whittington

Whittington has been a constant force for this Lady Tor team. In the opening playoff game vs Hahnville, Whittington posted 6 digs and 9 kills.

  Pickering at Rosepine named week six TDL Game of the Week

The Touchdown Live Game of the Week is heading to Rosepine for the first time since 2018. The TDL Game of the Week for week six is a matchup of rivals Pickering (4-1) and Rosepine (2-2).

LHSAA releases 2020 volleyball playoff brackets

The LHSAA released the 2020 Volleyball Tournament brackets Monday. The championship games will be held November 12-14 at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner.

Sports Person of the Week - Jathan Royal

Senior running back Jathan Royal was sensational against Westlake.

  TOUCHDOWN LIVE: Week 5 scores and highlights

Scores and highlights from Southwest Louisiana's high school football games.

Sulphur High School Baseball receives $40,000 donation for jumbotron scoreboard

Sulphur’s McMurry Park is set for a new makeover thanks to donations from two local businesses.

Oakdale at Kinder named week five TDL Game of the Week

The Touchdown Live Game of the Week is heading back to Kinder. The TDL Game of the Week for week five is a matchup of district rivals Oakdale (2-1) and Kinder (2-2). The Jackets have won 11 straight in the series including last seasons' low-scoring affair (12-7).