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Landry wins Ladies flight

Landry wins Ladies flight

Editor June 30, 2011 Comments Off on Landry wins Ladies flight

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — Bridget Landry, a senior at Northshore High School, won the Ladies Division in the Greater Slidell Golf Championships for the second year in a row. She shot

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Rotolo wins senior; Pecot takes super senior title

Rotolo wins senior; Pecot takes super senior title

Editor June 30, 2011 Comments Off on Rotolo wins senior; Pecot takes super senior title

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — Kerry Rotolo won the Senior Flight in the Greater Slidell Golf Championships (GSGC) by shooting a 193 overall net for the three-day competition. The GSGC took place

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Local baseball players represent area well on all-district list

Local baseball players represent area well on all-district list

Editor June 26, 2011 Comments Off on Local baseball players represent area well on all-district list

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — The all-district baseball lists were recently announced and the Slidell and Pearl River area players represented well for Eastern St. Tammany Parish. In District 7-5A, Northshore had

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Rhodes, Abney finish one-two at PCC championships

Rhodes, Abney finish one-two at PCC championships

Editor June 26, 2011 Comments Off on Rhodes, Abney finish one-two at PCC championships

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — Pinewood Country Club held its club championship on Saturday with Robbie Rhodes coming in first place overall in the championship flight. Jack Abney finished in second place

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Lots at stake in final week of NSL season

Lots at stake in final week of NSL season

Editor June 26, 2011 Comments Off on Lots at stake in final week of NSL season

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — The North Shore Baseball League is in its last week of regular season play before the postseason begins next week. Local teams, Slidell, Northshore, Salmen and Pope

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PJP announces new coaching changes

PJP announces new coaching changes

Editor June 26, 2011 Comments Off on PJP announces new coaching changes

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — Pope John Paul Athletic Director Mark Jeanmard announced on Monday new coaching changes to the school. The head coaching changes are: Karen Sedtal:?She moves from being the

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Rhodes leads contenders to beat Abney

Rhodes leads contenders to beat Abney

Editor June 26, 2011 Comments Off on Rhodes leads contenders to beat Abney

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — Robbie Rhodes is feeling more confident than ever. The 25-year-old golfer will take his confidence and talents to all three golf courses this weekend when he plays

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Placement is key to doing well at Royal Golf Course

Placement is key to doing well at Royal Golf Course

Editor June 18, 2011 Comments Off on Placement is key to doing well at Royal Golf Course

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportwriter SLIDELL — Royal Golf Course golf pro Cliff Laigaist said course management is the key to doing well at his course for the Greater Slidell Golf Championship (GSGC) from

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Oak Harbor typically most challenging course of tourney

Oak Harbor typically most challenging course of tourney

Editor June 18, 2011 Comments Off on Oak Harbor typically most challenging course of tourney

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportwriter SLIDELL — The general consensus is that Oak Harbor is the most difficult of the three golf courses in Slidell — and with good reason. Of the 200 acres

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Tough back nine makes Pinewood tricky

Tough back nine makes Pinewood tricky

Editor June 18, 2011 Comments Off on Tough back nine makes Pinewood tricky

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — James Leitz, the golf pro at Pinewood golf course, said that although his course is the shortest of the three Slidell golf courses, it is very challenging.

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Local players make HM all-state

Local players make HM all-state

Editor June 13, 2011 Comments Off on Local players make HM all-state

From staff reports SLIDELL — The Louisiana Sports Writers Association announced the all-state baseball and softball teams and although none of the local players made the first team, there were several players who still

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Slidell’s Jack Abney tries to win eighth straight City Golf Tourney title

Slidell’s Jack Abney tries to win eighth straight City Golf Tourney title

Editor June 13, 2011 Comments Off on Slidell’s Jack Abney tries to win eighth straight City Golf Tourney title

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — He’s the Phil Mickelson of Slidell. He wins and wins and then wins some more, and everyone wants to beat him. He’s also got a great reputation

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Slidell participants take titles at bodybuilding event

Slidell participants take titles at bodybuilding event

Editor June 13, 2011 Comments Off on Slidell participants take titles at bodybuilding event

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — The National Physique Committee Camellia Championships were held at the Northshore Harbor Center in Slidell and Slidell residents were well represented. Slidell native James Sledge won the

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Playing catcher is too dangerous nowadays

Playing catcher is too dangerous nowadays

Editor June 2, 2011 Comments Off on Playing catcher is too dangerous nowadays

Devastation hit my all-time favorite team this week. As many of you know, my favorite team is the San Francisco Giants and last Thursday our best player got injured. Out for the season. Catcher

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Deadline to apply for GSGC is June 21

Deadline to apply for GSGC is June 21

Editor June 2, 2011 Comments Off on Deadline to apply for GSGC is June 21

SLIDELL — The Thirty-Third Annual Greater Slidell Golf Championship is getting ready to start up again with applications now being taken. This year, every golfer will try to beat current champion, Jack Abney, who

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Pope John Paul hires last year’s assistant coach as this year’s head coach

Pope John Paul hires last year’s assistant coach as this year’s head coach

Editor June 2, 2011 Comments Off on Pope John Paul hires last year’s assistant coach as this year’s head coach

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — J.B. Mahoney said he was “over the moon”?happy about getting hired as the new Pope John Paul head girls soccer coach. Mahoney was the team’s assistant coach

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PJP grad, Harvard player pitches in national tourney

PJP grad, Harvard player pitches in national tourney

Editor May 27, 2011 Comments Off on PJP grad, Harvard player pitches in national tourney

From staff reports In the first elimination game of the 2011 NCAA Softball Tucson Regional, the Harvard softball team was unable to get its bats going, falling, 7-0, to Texas Tech Saturday afternoon at

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Entries being taken for annual City Golf Tourney

Entries being taken for annual City Golf Tourney

Editor May 27, 2011 Comments Off on Entries being taken for annual City Golf Tourney

SLIDELL — The Thirty Third Annual Greater Slidell Golf Championship is getting ready to start up again with applications now being taken. This year, every golfer will try to beat current champion, Jack Abney,

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North Shore League kicking off for third year in a row with 12 teams

North Shore League kicking off for third year in a row with 12 teams

Editor May 27, 2011 Comments Off on North Shore League kicking off for third year in a row with 12 teams

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — Organizing a league of 12 teams that is not school related is no easy task. But Northshore High School assistant baseball coach Vince Ruda has been working

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New phone, fantasy baseball – oh my!

New phone, fantasy baseball – oh my!

Editor May 19, 2011 Comments Off on New phone, fantasy baseball – oh my!

I consider myself to be pretty savvy when it comes to technology, but lately, I am feeling out of the loop. First of all, my Blackberry phone had been acting up and I was

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