Tag Archives: basketball

Lady Yellow Jackets Win!

The Lady Yellow Jackets ended the No. 26 Lady Tors season 44-38 in Denham Springs on the 19th of March. Congratulations to seniors Chenequa Ceasar, Kristin Louviere and McReynolds, and the Lady Yellow Jackets!

LSU basketball team ranked No. 18

Ranked No. 18

Ranked No. 18

The Town Talk reports, “The LSU men’s basketball team, off two more wins at Arkansas and at home versus Auburn, received a substantial boost from the voters on the two major polls, moving up to No. 18 in both the Associated Press media poll and the ESPN/USA Today coaches polls released on Monday.

The Tigers were No. 23 last week in the AP poll and No. 24 in the coaches’ poll in its first appearance in the polls since the 12th poll of 2006-07 in January 2007“.

Well, as we posted below…LSU and ASU basketball teams seem to have their games in high gear. Would be an interesting matchup.

A Denham Springs Original, Tasmin Mitchell – SEC Player of the Week

lsubbasketballtm1Associated Content reported that “(Tasmin) Mitchell, a Denham Springs, LA, native has scored in the double digits for the past 21 consecutive games. His efforts last week in the games against Georgia and Alabama resulted in some awesome statistics.”

Congratulations to Tasmin Mitchell, a Denham Springs Original!!!

Women’s LSU Tigers to play #1 Ranked UConn – Saturday

LSU Women's B-Ball vs #1 - National TV - CBS

LSU Women's B-Ball vs #1 - National TV - CBS

Get the popcorn ready! LSUSports.Net reportsThe only two programs in NCAA women’s basketball history to advance to five straight Final Fours will meet at 11 a.m. CST Saturday, as the LSU Lady Tigers travel to take on No. 1 Connecticut at the XL Center in Hartford. The game will be televised nationally by CBS.” While the Lady Tigers are 6-4, and the UConn team is 12-0, anything can happen..especially on NATIONAL TV – CBS – SATURDAY, January 3rd..

LSU Tigers Basketball ALREADY 11-1? Whoa!

Already 11-1

Already 11-1

LSU edges Louisiana-Lafayette 81-79” is reported by AP. The AP states “The Tigers (11-1) won despite being outscored 55-6 by the Ragin’ Cajuns (4-8) from the bench.”

I guess we need to get out the LSU basketball wardrobe now.

NOTE: It is interesting that the Associated Press never used the word “basketball” once in their article.

Anyway, it was a LSU basketball game.

Geaux Tigers!

Nicole Johnson Sings National Anthem – A Denham Springs Original

14-Year Old Nicole Johnson, from Denham Springs, sang the the National Anthem beautifully at the Denham Springs Parish Girls High School Basketball Tournament.

She definitely has a bright future ahead. You can hear more from this Denham Springs Star, including Christmas music, on her myspace page. Super performance Nicole!

CONGRATULATIONS to the Denham Springs High School Girl’s Basketball Team!

2008 Parish Tournament Champions – Denham Springs HS Girls beat Walker to win the Livingston Parish Tournament.