Sports

Former Pine Prairie standout, Sara Tate, awaits a pitch in a game played earlier this season. Tate and the Lady Bengals picked up a win in their first game of the NJCAA Division II Region 23 Tournament being held in Poplarville, Mississippi. LSUE is looking to make it to the National Tournament. (Photo courtesy of Melissa Bonette)

Double dose

The LSUE Bengals and Lady Bengals took to the field Wednesday for their opening round games of the NJCAA Division II Region 23 Tournament.

Ville Platte High quarterback Terrian Roy hands the ball off to running back Jahmal Byers during spring football practice Tuesday afternoon. The Bulldog coaches will get their first look at their team during the spring scrimmage to be held in Oberlin this coming Tuesday. Game time is set for 5:30 p.m. (Gazette photo by Tracey Jagneaux)

First look

The flowers are blooming and the temperatures are creeping higher and higher each day; sure indications that spring has got a grip on Evangeline Parish.

Sacred Heart’s JT Harper gets ready to lay down a bunt against Ouachita Christian in the Division IV quarterfinals. Harper garnered first team all-district honors in District 5-1A. Other Trojans named to the first team were pitcher Cade Manuel, infielder Wesley Launey and utility player Gabe Fontenot. (Gazette file photo)

District dividends

Successful teams breed successful players.

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