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Editor’s Note: Over the next few weeks, The Ouachita Citizen will talk with baseball and softball coaches to reflect on the recent stoppage in play. Though highly doubtful, we’ll pose the question to coaches on whether or not they’ve experienced anything crazier than COVID-19 postponing (and…

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Editor’s Note: Over the next few weeks, The Ouachita Citizen will talk with baseball and softball coaches to reflect on the recent stoppage in play. Though highly doubtful, we’ll pose the question to coaches on whether or not they’ve experienced anything crazier than COVID-19 postponing (and…

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Sterlington senior Shelby Moore has signed a national letter of intent to continue her soccer career at Evangel University, an NAIA school in Springfield, Missouri.

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West Monroe played poor defense and threw two of its best hands on the mound in the first of four tournament contests, and somehow walked away with three victories this past weekend.

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Leading by 12 midway through the third quarter, Natchitoches St. Mary’s withstood a frantic Ouachita Christian comeback Saturday night for a 53-50 victory in the Division IV girls basketball state championship game. 

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A furious late rally by the Ouachita Lady Lions came up short in the Class 5A State Championship, as Benton capitalized on a multitude of Lady Lion turnovers in Friday night's 62-48 victory. 

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West Monroe boys head coach Kyle Hill will tell you that any win in the playoffs is a big win, but all you have to do is take a gander at the reactions on social media to gauge just how big the No. 14 Rebels upset was over No. 3 New Iberia in the second round

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Tia Perry's clutch free throws, Skylar Buie's hot hand and the relentless motor of Lafaedria Green allowed Ouachita to survive and advance against Ponchatoula in an overtime thriller Tuesday night. 

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Second half goals by Isabella Lopez and Ella Marsh powered Ben Franklin to a 2-0 Division II semifinal victory over Neville on a frosty Friday evening at Bill Ruple Stadium.

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Nike Coleman and Akyra Briggs posted double-doubles as Carroll took care of Jennings 59-49 in the first round of the Class 3A girls basketball state playoffs Thursday night.

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As Wossman ended the district season unblemished thanks to an eyebrow-raising 82-33 landslide victory against rival Carroll, the (28-3, 8-0) Wildcats put themselves in a position to end the season as the No. 2 seed before eying another Top 28 playoff appearance.

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BASTROP — Jordan Rabun and Dentavion Hawkins combined for 33 points as Bastrop was a 61-51 winner over Neville in the District 2-4A finale for both teams Friday night.

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Three nights after surrendering a late lead to Alexandria and potentially opening the door to a three-way tie in district with West Monroe and Alexandria, (22-5, 8-1) Ouachita could not afford a slipup on its home court against the (20-6, 5-3) Rebels.

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The (22-10, 8-2) West Monroe Lady Rebels were a minute away from winning a district title, but an improbable comeback fueled by two Lafaedria Green steals propelled (28-6, 9-1) Ouachita to a 55-52 victory at Ouachita Parish High School Friday night.

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As a sophomore at Wossman, Maurice Pollard envisioned returning to his alma mater as head football coach. That day arrived Wednesday afternoon when Principal Trey Watson introduced Pollard as the Wildcats’ head coach during a meet and greet in the school library.

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The River Oaks boys soccer team knows what it’s like to undergo a dramatic transformation. Then again, the Mustangs’ 9-1 turnaround happened so swiftly, members of the soccer team really haven’t had time to process just how different this season has been to the many seasons that came before.

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Kameron Williams and Carl Glass Jr. went from being teammates to Great American Conference rivals as the Ouachita duo inked national letters of intent Wednesday.

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Matt Middleton has been on a mission to wake a sleeping giant at West Ouachita, and after his third year as head coach, the Chiefs are coming off of a 6-5 season and sending three Chiefs off to further their football careers.

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Jumping on late offers appeared to be a theme for Neville football players during the Tigers’ annual signing day.

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Editor’s Note: Over the next few weeks, The Ouachita Citizen will talk with baseball and softball coaches to reflect on the recent stoppage in play. Though highly doubtful, we’ll pose the question to coaches on whether or not they’ve experienced anything crazier than COVID-19 postponing (and…

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Editor’s Note: Over the next few weeks, The Ouachita Citizen will talk with baseball and softball coaches to reflect on the recent stoppage in play. Though highly doubtful, we’ll pose the question to coaches on whether or not they’ve experienced anything crazier than COVID-19 postponing (and…

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Sterlington senior Shelby Moore has signed a national letter of intent to continue her soccer career at Evangel University, an NAIA school in Springfield, Missouri.

  • Updated
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West Monroe played poor defense and threw two of its best hands on the mound in the first of four tournament contests, and somehow walked away with three victories this past weekend.

  • Updated
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Leading by 12 midway through the third quarter, Natchitoches St. Mary’s withstood a frantic Ouachita Christian comeback Saturday night for a 53-50 victory in the Division IV girls basketball state championship game. 

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A furious late rally by the Ouachita Lady Lions came up short in the Class 5A State Championship, as Benton capitalized on a multitude of Lady Lion turnovers in Friday night's 62-48 victory. 

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West Monroe boys head coach Kyle Hill will tell you that any win in the playoffs is a big win, but all you have to do is take a gander at the reactions on social media to gauge just how big the No. 14 Rebels upset was over No. 3 New Iberia in the second round

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Tia Perry's clutch free throws, Skylar Buie's hot hand and the relentless motor of Lafaedria Green allowed Ouachita to survive and advance against Ponchatoula in an overtime thriller Tuesday night. 

  • Updated
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Second half goals by Isabella Lopez and Ella Marsh powered Ben Franklin to a 2-0 Division II semifinal victory over Neville on a frosty Friday evening at Bill Ruple Stadium.

  • Updated
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Nike Coleman and Akyra Briggs posted double-doubles as Carroll took care of Jennings 59-49 in the first round of the Class 3A girls basketball state playoffs Thursday night.

  • 0

As Wossman ended the district season unblemished thanks to an eyebrow-raising 82-33 landslide victory against rival Carroll, the (28-3, 8-0) Wildcats put themselves in a position to end the season as the No. 2 seed before eying another Top 28 playoff appearance.

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BASTROP — Jordan Rabun and Dentavion Hawkins combined for 33 points as Bastrop was a 61-51 winner over Neville in the District 2-4A finale for both teams Friday night.

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Three nights after surrendering a late lead to Alexandria and potentially opening the door to a three-way tie in district with West Monroe and Alexandria, (22-5, 8-1) Ouachita could not afford a slipup on its home court against the (20-6, 5-3) Rebels.

  • Updated
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The (22-10, 8-2) West Monroe Lady Rebels were a minute away from winning a district title, but an improbable comeback fueled by two Lafaedria Green steals propelled (28-6, 9-1) Ouachita to a 55-52 victory at Ouachita Parish High School Friday night.

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As a sophomore at Wossman, Maurice Pollard envisioned returning to his alma mater as head football coach. That day arrived Wednesday afternoon when Principal Trey Watson introduced Pollard as the Wildcats’ head coach during a meet and greet in the school library.

  • Updated
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The River Oaks boys soccer team knows what it’s like to undergo a dramatic transformation. Then again, the Mustangs’ 9-1 turnaround happened so swiftly, members of the soccer team really haven’t had time to process just how different this season has been to the many seasons that came before.

  • Updated
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Kameron Williams and Carl Glass Jr. went from being teammates to Great American Conference rivals as the Ouachita duo inked national letters of intent Wednesday.

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Matt Middleton has been on a mission to wake a sleeping giant at West Ouachita, and after his third year as head coach, the Chiefs are coming off of a 6-5 season and sending three Chiefs off to further their football careers.

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Jumping on late offers appeared to be a theme for Neville football players during the Tigers’ annual signing day.

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