How do you stop a 6’5”, 250 pound opposing center? For the undersized Sacred Heart Trojans, there was no answer. The Northwood of Lena center, Michael Layssard, poured in 24 points, as the Gators handed the Trojans an 82-46 loss at Sacred Heart on Friday.
The Sacred Heart Lady Trojans hosted the Northwood Lady Gators on Friday night in a non-district match-up. The Lady Trojans started slow, but finished with a flurry in running away with a 56-25 win. The win gives Sacred Heart a 6-7 record on the year.
An undefeated season is a goal that all teams seek as a new season kicks off. The Ville Platte Lady Bulldogs were one of the teams who sought that goal. However, a key injury to sophomore standout Tyreonna Doucet has aided in stopping that goal from being reached.
The Pine Prairie Panthers and Lady Panthers went on the road Thursday to take on Plainview High School in a non-district match-up. The Lady Panthers were outmatched as they fell 74-37 to the Lady Hornets. The Panthers continued their hot streak, as they upended the Hornets 56-46.