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Referees showed selfishness with strike

Referees showed selfishness with strike

Editor February 11, 2011 Comments Off on Referees showed selfishness with strike

As a lot of you in the prep basketball world know, last week was very complicated for the local high school basketball coaches. Why? Because the majority of the referees around the state went

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Pushing for the playoffs

Pushing for the playoffs

Editor February 11, 2011 Comments Off on Pushing for the playoffs

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — The high school basketball playoffs are set to begin next week. The girls postseason will start on Tuesday, Feb. 15 and the boys playoffs will start one

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Reaction to canceled Slidell-Salmen game continues

Reaction to canceled Slidell-Salmen game continues

Editor February 4, 2011 Comments Off on Reaction to canceled Slidell-Salmen game continues

It’s been over a month since Slidell Head Football Coach Artie Liuzza decided to cancel the annual football game between the Tigers and Salmen Spartans, and people are still talking. Liuzza said he is

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Lady Spartans almost edge top team

Lady Spartans almost edge top team

Editor January 24, 2011 Comments Off on Lady Spartans almost edge top team

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — The Salmen Lady Spartans almost topped the first-place Ursuline team, but narrowly lost 58-55 on Tuesday. “The whole first round was really good for us. If we

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Brazley hits 1,000 points in PJP?loss

Brazley hits 1,000 points in PJP?loss

Editor January 24, 2011 Comments Off on Brazley hits 1,000 points in PJP?loss

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — Despite Pope John Paul’s Calvin Brazley scoring his 1,000th career point for the Jaguars on Tuesday, Pope still lost to Pine, 59-49. “We did a great job

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Slidell’s Williams excelling as LSU?Tiger

Slidell’s Williams excelling as LSU?Tiger

Editor January 24, 2011 Comments Off on Slidell’s Williams excelling as LSU?Tiger

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — Armand Williams is living the dream. The Slidell grad just finished his freshman year at LSU where he is playing football. He was redshirted this past season,

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Salmen forwards, who are also identical twins, helping Spartans

Salmen forwards, who are also identical twins, helping Spartans

Editor January 4, 2011 Comments Off on Salmen forwards, who are also identical twins, helping Spartans

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — The twins at Salmen are causing quite a stir. Everywhere they go, they stand above the crowd and are hard to tell apart since they are identical.

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The pouting has to stop

The pouting has to stop

Editor January 4, 2011 Comments Off on The pouting has to stop

If I see one more kid give the “side eye” to his coach, I’m going to get mad. You all know what the side eye is. It’s when you’re unhappy with something so you

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Salmen girls rally, lose in final minutes

Salmen girls rally, lose in final minutes

Editor January 4, 2011 Comments Off on Salmen girls rally, lose in final minutes

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — The Class 4A Salmen Lady Spartans nearly beat higher Class 5A Fontainebleau on Monday in non-district action at SHS. Salmen, which struggled offensively, used turnovers by FHS

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Salmen Tournament going on tonight

Salmen Tournament going on tonight

Editor January 4, 2011 Comments Off on Salmen Tournament going on tonight

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — The 12-0 Salmen boys basketball team is holding the second and final night of its tournament tonight beginning at 6 p.m. Slidell will play the first game

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NHS soccer best in 15 years

NHS soccer best in 15 years

Editor January 4, 2011 Comments Off on NHS soccer best in 15 years

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — Moving into the Top 10 in Class 5A isn’t something the Northshore Panthers are used to. That isn’t stopping the NHS soccer team from taking care of

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PR Rebels put up good fight against FHS

PR Rebels put up good fight against FHS

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By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter PEARL RIVER — The Pearl River Rebels gave it the old college try on Thursday as the Rebels took on one of the top Class 4A teams in the

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Two Pope football players supportive of mothers with breast cancer

Two Pope football players supportive of mothers with breast cancer

Editor October 28, 2010 0

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — Most high school senior athletes plan for a lot in their final year of high school. They plan for things like taking the ACT, making it to

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Pope rushes over 350 yards

Pope rushes over 350 yards

Editor October 28, 2010 0

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter Before the game, Pope John Paul head football coach Mark Jeanmard said his offensive line was going to have to play well. He was right and they did, which

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NHS drops to Lions

NHS drops to Lions

Editor October 28, 2010 0

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — Evin Domino scored Northshore’s only touchdown on Friday as the Panthers dropped a District 7-5A game to Covington 27-7. The Lions (5-3, 3-2) went up 7-0 to

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Slidell defeats district opponent 7-0 in important victory

Slidell defeats district opponent 7-0 in important victory

Editor October 28, 2010 0

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — In a must-win game for Slidell, the Tigers got the job done. Barely, but they got it done nonetheless. Slidell defeated the winless Fontainebleau 7-0 on Friday

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Salmen plays FHS tonight

Salmen plays FHS tonight

Editor October 28, 2010 0

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter Salmen will play perhaps one of its biggest games of the season tonight (Thursday) against district rival Franklinton on the road at 7 p.m. The game could determine the

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NHS?long snapper one of top in country

NHS?long snapper one of top in country

Editor October 28, 2010 0

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — Brandon Taylor is very good at a specific skill. While the college and NFL long snappers make it look so easy, Taylor has been working on that

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Any way it’s diced, Salmen QB position is solid from every angle

Any way it’s diced, Salmen QB position is solid from every angle

Kevin Chiri September 12, 2010 0

Any way it’s diced, Salmen QB position is solid from every angle By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell sportswriter SLIDELL — Salmen High School has been working hard in this hot summer heat. The Spartans football

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