Ville Platte High senior swing man Tyran Jones (1) gets fouled on his lay-up attempt by a Vidalia defender. Ville Platte picked up the win over the Vikings in run-away fashion and will move on to Regionals in Class 2A. (Gazette photo Yvette Jagneaux)

Motivated victory

BASILE -- Simply being in the playoffs once again should have been enough motivation for the Ville Platte Bulldogs as they hosted the Vidalia Vikings Friday night in Basile.

Sacred Heart junior Lauren Shipp (22) tries to gain control of the tip over Cedar Creek center Anna Robinson (44)in the Regional round of the Division IV playoffs. Sacred Heart stumbled early on in the contest and fell to the Lady Cougars by the score of 58-31, ending the season for the Lady Trojans. (Gazette photo by Caleb Foret)

Stumbling block

RUSTON – In order to advance on to the next round of the LHSAA Division IV playoffs, the Sacred Heart Lady Trojans had to overcome a huge stumbling block in the form of the No.


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