Sports

Tue
09
Sep

The 2014-15 Jena High Gold Dusters

The 2014-15 Jena High Gold Dusters are: front row (left to right) Julie Hopkins (Co-Captain), Tori Russell (Captain) and Emilee Howard (Co-Captain); middle row (l to r) Abby Boothe, Macey Roark, Katie Williams, Kayla Robertson, Bryttanye Erwin and Madison Walker and back row (l to r) Madison Erwin, Jesicah Spence, Alyson Jenkins, Karli Fowler, Carley Paul, Jessi McNeely and Michaela Hulsey 
 
Tue
09
Sep

The 2014-15 LaSalle High Tigerette Danceline members

The 2014-15 LaSalle High Tigerette Danceline members are: front row (left to right) Whitney Keene (Co-Captain) and Sydney McBroom (Captain); middle row (l to r) Megan Laird, Kelli Norwood, Slayton Lasiter, Lexi Laine Humphries and Mallory Blackwell and back row (l to r) Cree Roark, Kelsey Barnhill, Carli Prudhomme and Savannah Floyd 
 
Tue
09
Sep

Jena Giants lose a tough one to Mangham Dragons, 45-25

The Mangham Dragons traveled to Jena last Friday night to take on the Giants in the opening week of the Louisiana high school football season.  The Dragons came in as the defending class 1A state runner-ups after losing 42-21
to Haynesville in the class 1A state championship game a year ago. Mangham brought in 15 returning starters from  that team to take on the Giants.
 
Tue
02
Sep

Giants and Tigers open season Friday night

The Jena High School Giants and LaSalle High School Tigers will open the regular 2014-football season this Friday night, with both teams hosting home games. The Tigers will welcome Mangham to Tiger Stadium while the Giants will host East Beauregard. Both games are scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. The two parish teams played each other last Friday night in the LaSalle Jamboree played in Olla
 
Tue
02
Sep

Jena Giant Head Coach Jay Roark

Jena Giant Head Coach Jay Roark leads his players to shake hands with the LaSalle Tigers after the LaSalle Jamboree last Friday at Tiger Stadium in Olla.
 
Tue
02
Sep

Jena Giants win LaSalle Jamboree

On a hot, muggy night in Olla, the 2014 high school football season got underway with the annual LaSalle Parish football jamboree. The jamboree alternates between Jena and Olla each year, this being the year the LaSalle Tigers hosted the event 
 
Tue
26
Aug

Jena Giants ready to start new season after making the playoffs last season

The Jena Giants come into this 2014 season with their heads held high after making  the playoffs last season for the first time in 8 years. The Giants season ended in the first round as they were defeated by Jennings 37- 14.
Head coach Jay Roark was very happy with the work from the players during the offseason. Coach Roark said that the team had the best attendance of summer workouts that they have had in years
 
Tue
26
Aug

LaSalle Tigers ready to begin new season; made playoffs in ‘13 ranked #9

The LaSalle High School Tigers are preparing for the upcoming LaSalle Football Jamboree this Friday Night by staying hydrated and extra conditioning sprints in hopes of enduring this brutal late August heat. Mother Nature spoiled us with mild July and early August temperatures, but her wrath is bearing down now.
 
Mon
25
Aug

Jena Sweetees honored with activities

Starting with a big parade at 6 p.m., and ending with a fireworks display at dark-thirty, the team members and coaches of the Jena Sweetees were honored in Jena on Saturday, August 9, 2014, after claiming the Runners-Up title at the Sweet Tees World Series played in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, July 27-30. It was hard to estimate the number of people who showed up to honor the team, because of the continuous flow in and out of the park. The parade started in downtown Jena and proceeded to the Jena Girls Softball complex in the Jena Town Park.
 
Mon
25
Aug

JHS Hall of Fame 2014 Inductees

The Board of Directors of The Jena High School Alumni Association has announced the names of three men to be inducted into the JHS Hall of Fame this year. Milton “Mike” Finley, Ph. D., Raymond F. Manchester and Judge J. Christopher Peters, along with posthumous inductee, Coach Geraldine “Jelly” Piggott, will be honored during an induction ceremony scheduled for Thursday, October 23, 2014, at the Alumni Association’s annual homecoming banquet.
 

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