Coach of the Year, Sacred Heart’s Gary Ashworth. Asworth guided the Trojans to the quarterfinals of the LHSAA Division IV post-season. (Gazette photo by Tracey Jagneaux)

Finding their niche

Knowing what path you should take in life does not always come right away.
Sometimes a person really and truly does not know what he/she is meant to do with their professional lives.

The 2019 Ville Platte Gazette’s Most Valuable Player, Pine Prairie’s Jordan Ardoin. Ardoin helped lead the Panthers to a first round playoff appearance in Class 3A behind his play in the field and on the mound. The LSUA signee will take his game to the next level in 2019. (Gazette photo by Tracey Jagneaux)

Finding their niche

As a kid growing up playing baseball, Jordan Ardoin did not realize that he would be preparing himself for a journey that would take him on a next level ride.

VPGSA 6U All-Star Ja’Miree Freeman (left) awaits a ball to be hit in the infield while teammate Evelyn Johnson (right) looks to take off running once the ball is hit. The 6U all-stars begin play on June 1st. (Gazette photo by Tracey Jagneaux)

Starting a new season

Now that the regular season has come and gone for the Ville Platte Girls’ Softball Association, it is now time for the league to send out their very best to compete on the all-star level.


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