High School Sports
With the 2016-17 basketball season winding down, teams across the state are looking for wins to help secure a playoff appearance and to garner momentum as the post-season nears.
Pine Prairie Panther forward Sylus Carson (13) goes up for a shot, while Ville Platte’s Jalen Edwards (11) tries to defend. The Panthers rolled past the Bulldogs 73-51 in a District 5-3A contest Friday night. Pine Prairie is now 16- 12 on the year, while Ville Platte falls to 20-8. (Gazette photo by Tracey Jagneaux)
VILLE PLATTE -- Revenge was truly on the minds of the Pine Prairie Panthers, as they made the 15-mile trek across the parish to take on the Ville Platte High Bulldogs.