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Tue
03
Dec
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Many overcomes elements in whipping Springfield

Springfield running back Gharmaine Ashton (center) is gang-tackled by four Many defenders during the Tigers’ 47-7 victory over the Bulldogs in the second round of the Class 2A playoffs. Ashton managed just 42 yards on 21 carries in the loss. (Photo by TINA McCORMIC)

By DANIEL GREEN.
When the Many Tigers took to the road in the third week of the season to meet up with the Loyola Prep Flyers, head coach Jess Curtis had his skill players work on how to keep a handle on a wet football. It worked as the Tigers had no turnovers and won the game, 14-7. So when the weather conditions were predicted to be subpar for their Class 2A second-round playoff matchup against No. 16 Springfield, Curtis decided to bring out the wet footballs once again.
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Tue
26
Nov
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Defense paces Florien to win over Atlanta

FLORIEN – The Florien Blackcat basketball team is either a fan of Jackie Robinson’s work on the baseball diamond or they
just have an affinity for the number “42.” For the second straight game, the Blackcats held a highpowered opponent to just 42 points, posting a huge win over the Atlanta Bulldogs on Nov. 19 at home, 52-42. 
 
Tue
26
Nov
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Florien sweeps Pleasant Hill; Indians top Converse

Samiah Scott stopped the bleeding temporarily as Florien used a 7-0 surge to open up a 16-2 lead, with five of the points in the run coming from Aja Law. The Lady Eagles got four more points from Scott before the end of the first period, but the Lady Blackcats were out to an 18-6 lead heading into the second quarter. 
 
Tue
19
Nov
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Eagles capture Ebarb Tournament championship

By DANIEL GREEN
 
EBARB – Just a little over a week ago, the Ebarb Rebels eliminated the Pleasant Hill Eagles in the first round of the Pleasant Hill Tournament. On Saturday night, the Eagles got a little revenge. Propelled by three players in double figures, the Eagles improved to 4-2 on the season with a 59-44 victory over the Rebels in the finals of the Ebarb Tournament.

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Tue
19
Nov
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Blackcats remain unbeaten, knock off Anacoco

By DANIEL GREEN
 
FLORIEN – The Florien Blackcats have proven to have the offensive firepower to beat anyone. On Saturday night, they showed they could play a little defense too. The Blackcats remained unbeaten on the season by limiting the Anacoco Indians to just 18 first-half points en route to a 57-42 victory over their rivals from Vernon Parish on homecoming night at FHS.

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Tue
19
Nov
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Tigers run past Delcambre, 47-7

By DANIEL GREEN
 
A victory is a victory, even if it wasn’t particularly your best effort. The top-ranked Many Tigers overcame 103 yards in penalties and a pair of turnovers to knock off the No. 32 Delcambre Panthers last Friday night, Nov. 15, in Tiger Stadium in the first round of the Class 2A playoffs, 47-7.

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Tue
12
Nov
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Lady Eagles, Ebarb reach tourney finals

Florien junior Cheyenne Herrington (24) attempts to drive to the lane in the Lady Blackcats’ hard-fought win last Friday over Castor in the first round of the Pleasant Hill Tournament.
By DANIEL GREEN
 
PLEASANT HILL – The Pleasant Hill Lady Eagles reached the finals of their own tournament last Friday night with a 42-37 victory over the Converse Lady Wildcats. Pleasant Hill (2-1) took on the Stanley Lady Panthers in the tourney finals on Saturday, while Converse dropped to 0-2 with the loss.
 
Tue
12
Nov
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Florien, Stanley claim titles at PHHS Tournament

Florien’s Keaton Booker takes a jumper during action Thursday at the Pleasant Hill Tournament.
By DANIEL GREEN
 
PLEASANT HILL – The Florien Blackcats remained unbeaten on the season, defeating the Ebarb Rebels in the finals of the Pleasant Hill Tournament on Saturday, 58-51. The Blackcats are now 4-0 on the season, thanks to the victory. Florien opened the season with a decisive win over Pitkin, before sweeping past Castor, Doyline and Ebarb to claim the tournament championship.
 
Tue
12
Nov
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Tigers have little trouble disposing of Bunkie

Many junior nose guard Jamairous Newton (right) wraps up Darrion Christmas on a tackle during the second half of the Tigers’ 41-0 win last Friday. The Tigers wrapped up the District 3-2A schedule with a 4-1 record and a piece of the league title.
by DANIEL GREEN
 
Facing adversity makes teams stronger. After dealing with a multitude of injuries and an unexpected loss in the opening week of District 3-2A play, the Many Tigers seem to be on their way back in a big way.
 
Tue
05
Nov
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Braud victorious in Many Bass Club’s monthly tournament

Second place in the October tournament of the Many Bass Club was taken by points leader Derek Mong.
Fishing a Carolina rig on points, points and more points, Tim Braud won the October Tournament of the Many Bass Club with a fivefish stringer weighing in at 13.23 pounds. Braud, an experienced and quality class Toledo Bend fisherman, reeled in his fish in the Cypress Bend area on grassy points in 8-14 feet of water.
 

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