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Boy's Basketball Brackets Delayed

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The LHSAA has delayed the announcement of the 2017 boy's basketball bracket announcement until sometime Wednesday evening.

Pine Prairie comes up short on road at Erath

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ERATH – In their first playoff game in four years the Pine Prairie Lady Panthers made the trek down south to Erath as the No. 19 seed in hopes of stealing a win on the road.

Despite shooting woes, Mamou advances

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Mamou High head basketball coach Denetra Allison-Lewis gives direction to her players during a time out in an game played earlier this sesason. Mamou defeated South Plaquemines 60-49 in their first round playoff game Thursday night. (Gazette photo by Tracey Jagneaux)

MAMOU – Despite shooting just 12.5 percent from the floor, the Mamou Lady Demons held on for a 60- 49 Bi-District playoff win against the South Plaquemines Lady Hurricanes.

Sacred Heart girls pick up first playoff victory since 2002

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Sacred Heart’s Moira Parks (24) plays some tough defense against a Ouachita Christian player in their Division III opening round playoff game on Thursday night. (Gazette photo by Raymond Partsch III)

VILLE PLATTE –The Sacred Heart girls basketball team is no longer a Lady Trojan in waiting.

Next team up

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Ville Platte’s Kealogah Calvin (23) rises above a Franklin defender for a shot, while teammate Tyreonna Doucet (35) awaits a possible rebound. The Lady Bulldogs rolled past the Lady Hornets 56-33 Thursday night to claim a first round playoff win. (Gazette photo by Tracey Jagneaux)

VILLE PLATTE – What started as a slow start for the Ville Platte High in their bi-district playoff contest, turned into a 23 point win here Thursday night, as the Lady Bulldogs sprinted past the Franklin Lady Hornets 56-33.

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