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Ville Platte High’s Tahjalyn Jones (14) tries to grab a rebound among several Westgate High players while teammate Trinity Leday (5) looks on. The Lady Bulldogs fell to Westgate 45-35 on Wednesday afternoon. (Gazette photo by Tracey Jagneaux)

Holiday hoops

PRAIRIE RHONDE -- Both the Ville Platte High Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs returned to action Wednesday and Thursday as they participated in the Northwest High Holiday Tournament.

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Basile High head football coach Kevin Bertrand was named as the Evangeline Parish Coach of the Year for the second year in a row. The veteran coach has guided his Bearcat squad to the playoffs every year, including a berth in the quarter-finals this past season. (Gazette photo by Tracey Jagneaux)

Knowing how to win

BASILE -- It is hard enough to not only win consistently, but to also have the type of success that allows a program to feed upon that success year in and year out.


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