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  • 4 students seriously hurt in Pa. school stabbings

    April 9, 2014 9:36 AM

    MURRYSVILLE, Pa. - A doctor says some victims of a multiple stabbing at a high school near Pittsburgh have suffered injuries classified as life-threatening, though all are expected to survive. Dr. Chris Kaufman says two victims were in the operating room and one was awaiting surgery at Forbes Regional Medical... more »
  • Ray Lewis, Rob Ryan headline LSU Coaches Clinic

    February 26, 2014 2:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Coaches Clinic, which featured Jack Harbaugh at last year's event, announced it will host another all-star cast of guest speakers in 2014. Former NFL great and two-time Super Bowl champion Ray Lewis, New Orleans defensive coordinator Rob Ryan, quarterback guru George Whitfield, and Oakland... more »
  • Louisiana high school prep scores

    February 7, 2014 9:23 PM

    Boys Basketball Atlanta 80, Jonesville Central 13 Ben Franklin 53, Easton 52, OT Bishop McManus Academy 34, Grand Isle 32 Bossier 64, Green Oaks 40 Centerville 61, Maurepas 41 Clark 91, Reed 55 Loyola College Prep 54, North DeSoto 35 Plainview 84, St. Joseph 49 Scotlandville 74, Walker 36 St.... more »
  • LSU finishes Natl. Signing Day with No. 2 class Play Video

    February 5, 2014 9:42 AM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU capped an impressive National Signing Day by finishing with the second-ranked recruiting class in the nation, including top prospects in several key positions. Besides landing the top-ranked high school recruit in the nation, St. Augustine running back Leonard Fournette, the Tigers also scored an offensive... more »
  • Shots fired outside Phoenix school; no one hurt

    February 1, 2014 6:15 PM

    PHOENIX - Authorities say several gunshots were fired Friday night outside a Phoenix high school as a basketball game was going on inside, but no one was hit. Police spokesman Steve Martos confirmed that there were no injuries as a result of the gunfire, but he did not release other... more »
  • Hall of Fame moves induction ceremony to Thursday

    January 29, 2014 4:57 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Weather-related road conditions have prompted the Louisiana High School Athletic Association to postpone its Louisiana High School Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony. The Advocate reports (http://bit.ly/1cuP9FS ) the event, originally scheduled for Wednesday, will now be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Crowne Plaza. Former... more »
  • Mississippi enacting youth concussion law

    January 27, 2014 1:29 PM

    JACKSON, Ms. - Mississippi could enact a law requiring public and private schools to evaluate student athletes for concussion after they're shaken up during practice or competition. A player with a concussion would be banned from play until fully recovered. The House and Senate have passed House Bill 48 (http://bit.ly/1cWl94o... more »
  • Dunham boys hoops holds off Episcopal for 75-70 win Play Video

    January 17, 2014 11:00 PM

    BATON ROUGE - In high school boys basketball, Dunham survived a close game at Episcopal and stayed undefeated in district 6-2A with a 75-70 win. These two teams came in ranked in the top four of the LHSAA power rankings with the Tigers at #3 and the Knights ranked... more »
  • Two in custody, one injured after shooting at high school

    January 14, 2014 10:16 PM

    ST. JAMES- Two people have been taken into custody after a shooting in the parking of a high school as a basketball game was in progress Tuesday night. The shooting happened at St. James High as the school's team was playing Lutcher High. One person was shot, and... more »
  • No. 1 recruit Fournette commits to LSU Play Video

    January 2, 2014 3:10 PM

    ST. PETERSBURG - Leonard Fournette, the number one overall prospect in the nation for the high school class of 2014, has pledged to play college football for the LSU Tigers next season. The running back from New Orleans picked the Tigers over Alabama, Auburn, Texas A&M, Florida, USC, Michigan,... more »
  • Covington cop who arrested football refs demoted

    December 31, 2013 2:51 PM

    COVINGTON, La. - Covington Police Chief Tim Lentz says a lieutenant who arrested two high-school football referees in October has been suspended without pay and demoted to sergeant. Lentz says Stephen Short must also pass an evaluation before he can return to work after the 10-day suspension, and cannot apply... more »
  • Neil Weiner to be next head coach at Dunham

    December 30, 2013 10:47 PM

    ZACHARY - Sports 2 has learned that Zachary head coach Neil Weiner is going to be announced Wednesday as the next head coach at Dunham High School. The move comes after Weiner led the Broncos to the furthest the school had ever been since moving from 4A to 5A.... more »
  • Livonia ready for first state title Play Video

    December 13, 2013 5:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE - In the days leading up to their state title game in the Superdome, head coach David Brewerton has his team simulating dome conditions at the LSU Indoor Practice Facility. "That dome turf is going to get warm," Brewerton told his team Wednesday in the huddle. "And... more »
  • Fans Choice ceremony takes athletes behind the scenes Play Video

    December 10, 2013 7:15 PM

    BATON ROUGE - We've seen the Fans Choice Award winners throughout the season put together some remarkable performances, but Tuesday it was their turn to sit back, relax, and enjoy their accomplishments at the WBRZ Studios. From Ascension Catholic High School to Central High, the winners showed up to... more »
  • Louisiana high school football scores

    December 6, 2013 10:23 PM

    PREP FOOTBALL Class 5A Semifinal Acadiana 35, Destrehan 7 Parkway 28, Covington 27 Class 4A Semifinal East Jefferson 18, Neville 15 Karr 29, Landry/Walker 0 Class 3A Semifinal Livonia 25, Jennings 20 Union Parish 40, Amite 0 Class 2A Semifinal Kinder 28, Winnfield 21 Many 27, Loreauville 26 Class... more »
  • Louisiana high school basketball scores

    December 5, 2013 8:49 PM

    BOYS BASKETBALL Brusly Tournament Dutchtown 55, Madison Prep 51 White Castle 71, East Iberville 29 Cedar Creek Tournament Choudrant 42, West Ouachita 26 Elton Tournament St. Edmund Catholic 75, Kinder 53 Glenmora Tournament Rapides 75, Hicks 43 Haughton Tournament Minden 68, Lakeside 53 Holy Cross Tournment St. Augustine 65,... more »
  • St. Helena proposes academy schools

    December 2, 2013 8:55 AM

    GREENSBURG- St. Helena Parish is aiming to convert its elementary and high schools into academies that would refocus the curricula at both schools. Superintendent Kelli Joseph said St. Helena Central Elementary School and St. Helena Central High School use traditional curricula, which means they teach core classes and electives. At... more »
  • Louisiana high school football scores

    November 29, 2013 10:03 PM

    PREP FOOTBALL Class 5A - Quarterfinal Acadiana 27, Barbe 17 Covington 20, Central 14 Destrehan 23, Dutchtown 7 Parkway 49, Zachary 34 Class 4A - Quarterfinal East Jefferson 35, Easton 26 Karr 26, Franklinton 0 Landry/Walker 20, Plaquemine 7 Neville 41, DeRidder 0 Class 3A - Quarterfinal Amite 28,... more »
  • Zachary survives scare vs New Iberia Play Video

    November 22, 2013 11:09 PM

    NEW IBERIA - The Broncos senior class finally shook the second-round bugaboo that's haunted the Zachary football team since they came to high school, with a 34-30 win over New Iberia Friday night. Bryson Dunn got into the end zone twice for the Broncos in the first half to... more »
  • Central shocks West Monroe

    November 22, 2013 10:59 PM

    WEST MONROE - The Denham Springs Yellowjackets almost pulled the upset last week in West Monroe, this week another Baton Rouge-area team finished off the Rebels. Central, even though their high-powered offense only scored two touchdowns, downed West Monroe by a final score of 14-0 on the Rebels' home... more »
  • Louisiana high school football scores

    November 22, 2013 10:38 PM

    PREP FOOTBALL Class 5A Regionals Acadiana 49, Ponchatoula 7 Barbe 42, Hahnville 14 Central 14, West Monroe 0 Covington 27, East Ascension 21 Destrehan 34, Ruston 7 Dutchtown 24, John Ehret 13 Parkway 52, East St. John 25 Zachary 34, New Iberia 30 Class 4A Regionals DeRidder 24,... more »
  • Dutchtown eliminates Woodlawn Play Video

    November 15, 2013 11:43 PM

    GEISMAR - The Dutchtown Griffins eliminated the Woodlawn Panthers with a 41-20 final score. The Griffins took advantage of four Woodlawn interceptions, and strung together some explosive plays on offense to advance to the second round. Dutchtown will play John Ehret in the next round of the LHSAA... more »
  • Plaquemine pulls away from Washington-Marion Play Video

    November 15, 2013 11:17 PM

    PLAQUEMINE - The Green Devils are known as a second half team, and they needed some magic after halftime again, eventually pulling away from Washington-Marion 28-12. The Devils fell behind 12-7 at the half, but the Plaquemine defense stood tall in the final frames. Plaquemine would score a... more »
  • Week 1: High School Football Playoffs Play Video

    November 15, 2013 11:13 PM

    PREP FOOTBALL Class 5A Bi-District Acadiana 35, Slidell 7 Barbe 42, South Lafourche 16 Central 34, Comeaux 13 Covington 48, Airline 14 Destrehan 44, Terrebonne 0 Dutchtown 41, Woodlawn (BR) 20 East Ascension 42, McKinley 21 East St. John 19, St. Amant 7 Hahnville 42, Ouachita... more »
  • Parents disagree with high school football brackets Play Video

    November 15, 2013 9:47 PM

    BATON ROUGE - High school football teams took to the field Friday night after months of controversy over the new LHSAA football playoff brackets. Some football teams were dropped from their playoff brackets and moved to new ones this post-season. Private schools will play private schools and public... more »
  • Fans Choice Award Winner Week 10: Forrest Town Play Video

    November 13, 2013 10:07 PM

    ZACHARY - Forrest can run. In fact, this week's Fans Choice Award winner, Forrest Town ran for 140 yards and accounted for 175 all-purpose yards for the Zachary Broncos in a 32-20 win over Broadmoor. Town sparked the Broncos offense with a 36-yard touchdown reception ,after Zachary fell... more »
  • Two LA football players arrested for punching referee

    November 13, 2013 12:22 PM

    FRANKLIN, La. - Two West Mary High School football players were arrested after an investigation into an alleged physical altercation with a referee during a Nov. 1 game. St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Traci Landry tells The Advertiser (http://bit.ly/19jVCgw ) the teens, ages 15 and 16, were arrested Friday... more »
  • Arizona high school player dies of head injury

    November 12, 2013 8:55 AM

    PHOENIX- A Hopi High School football player has died from a head injury sustained in a playoff game over the weekend. The Arizona Interscholastic Association said Monday night that Charles Youvella died at a hospital of a traumatic brain injury. Youvella, a senior, was injured in Hopi's 60-6 loss to... more »
  • Fans Choice Award Winner Week 9: Connor Whalen Play Video

    November 6, 2013 11:10 PM

    BATON ROUGE - This week's Fans Choice Award winner makes the most with what he's given; even though Connor Whalen was only thrown to three times against Woodlawn last week, he helped his Catholic High Bears to a 62 points with his two touchdown receptions. The good news about... more »
  • Rivals cheer at Shout Out Play Video

    October 30, 2013 10:32 PM

    ASCENSION - For the 16th year, high school rivals shouted and cheered for their school to win top honors and bragging rights for a year. The East Ascension Spartans and the St. Amant Gators went head-to-head at the Lamar Dixon Expo Center. The Shout Out is a week-long show... more »
  • Fans Choice Award Winner Week 8: KJ Robinson Play Video

    October 30, 2013 10:07 PM

    BATON ROUGE - KJ Robinson joins an elite fraternity of defensive players to be voted Fans Choice award winners, after his two-touchdown performance Friday night. What's amazing, is Robinson scored one touchdown on defense and another on offense. His one-yard TD run paled in comparison to his 42-yard... more »
  • Zachary back on the winning track vs Walker Play Video

    October 25, 2013 11:23 PM

    WALKER - Both teams came into the game coming off district losses, but Zachary came out on the winning side Friday night with a 28-9 win at Walker. Zachary would lead 21-0 at the half, and Keon Brown would add a second-half TD to put the Broncos up 28-3.... more »
  • U-High wins on the road vs Denham Springs Play Video

    October 25, 2013 11:14 PM

    DENHAM SPRINGS - Don't tell a lower classification team they can't compete with the big boys - #1 U-High(3A) was all over their 5A opponent Denham Springs Friday night. Nick Brossette scored three touchdowns in the Cubs' 45-13 win at the Hornets Nest. Freshman runninng back Dylan Moses... more »
  • Louisiana high school football scores

    October 25, 2013 11:04 PM

    PREP FOOTBALL Airline 24, Southwood 0 Arcadia 33, Grambling 32 Avoyelles 38, Vidalia 24 Barbe 42, Comeaux 14 Basile 34, East Beauregard 0 Baton Rouge Catholic 42, McKinley 15 Ben Franklin 35, Crescent City Christian 7 Benton 28, Minden 15 Block 40, Lena Northwood 0 Bolton 21, Peabody 12... more »
  • Fans Choice Award Winner Week 7: Layne Trahan Play Video

    October 23, 2013 6:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The East Ascension Spartans were counted out after losing their star running back, and LSU commit Sione Palelei, to a season-ending knee injury; EA didn't notice, going 7-0 this year to start the season. Stepping up in Palelei's absence, Layne Trahan threw three touchdowns to help... more »
  • Thursday night High School football scores

    October 17, 2013 10:41 PM

    PREP FOOTBALL Capitol 36, Northeast 6 Christian Life Academy 27, Varnado 0 East Beauregard 26, South Cameron 0 Eunice 23, Rayne 11 LaGrange 52, Crowley 27 Loreauville 42, Delcambre 3 Montgomery 38, St. Mary 35 Notre Dame 42, Erath 7 more »
  • Fans Choice Award Winner Week 6: Jarrad Hayes Play Video

    October 16, 2013 6:50 PM

    CENTRAL - Jarrad Hayes is filling the big shoes Brett Courville left for the next Central quarterback. This past Friday night vs Denham Springs, the senior quarterback completed 12-of-17 passes for 196 yards and five touchdowns. However, it didn't come easy this season for Hayes, who had to... more »
  • La. High School Boxing Hall of Fame inductions set

    October 16, 2013 8:50 AM

    SUNSET- The newly formed Louisiana High School Boxing Association is getting ready for its inaugural Hall of Fame Induction and Reunion. The event is set for Sunday afternoon in the city of Sunset at the Sunset Events Center. In a news release, the group says 33 former prep boxers and... more »
  • Thursday night High School football scores

    October 10, 2013 10:25 PM

    Thursday Night Scores: Archbishop Rummel 38, Archbishop Shaw 0 Assumption 46, Ellender 16 Broadmoor 30, Live Oak 22 C.E. Byrd 28, Airline 3 Easton 52, Belle Chasse 24 Franklin 50, Berwick 0 Haughton 35, Southwood 14 New Iberia Catholic 72, Jeanerette 6 North Vermilion 29, Kaplan 28 North Webster... more »
  • Fans Choice Award Winner Week 5: Clement Mubungirwa Play Video

    October 9, 2013 7:57 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Episcopal Knights are off to a 5-0 start(five game win streak) due to their strong play in the backfield - and specifically, their junior tailback Clement Mubungirwa. The Congo native had to move around Uganda with his family for years throughout his childhood due to... more »
  • Two students arrested after gun found at junior high

    October 9, 2013 11:33 AM

    MANDEVILLE - Two students were arrested after a loaded handgun was found in a boy's restroom at Mandeville Junior High School. The school was placed on lockdown and parents were informed with a "robo call". Police say students alerted school officials about rumors that a student had a... more »
  • Catholic High dismantles Salmen, 30-6 Play Video

    October 4, 2013 11:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Catholic High Bears aren't used to coming off a loss, but that's what they had to do Friday night after losing last weekend to Rummel in Metairie. Clyde Edwards-Helaire had another big game for the Bears' ground attack, but was hobbled midway through the game... more »
  • University High pounds Brusly Play Video

    September 27, 2013 11:48 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The U High Cubs made easy work of the Brusly Panthers Friday night with a 46-14 win. Nick Brosette did most of the work on the ground early, Manny Miles only played one series in the second half, and the Cubs dominated Brusly from start to... more »
  • Denham Springs back on the winning track Play Video

    September 27, 2013 11:40 PM

    DENHAM SPRINGS - The Yellowjackets had the ground game hitting on all cylinders versus Live Oak Friday night. Denham Springs gave the ball to strong rushers like BJ Armstrong and Kyandre Brooks to get in the end zone in the first half. After holding a 26-15 advantage after... more »
  • Lutcher falls to 0-4 with loss at St Amant Play Video

    September 27, 2013 11:33 PM

    ST AMANT - The Gators took a big chomp out of Lutcher's bid for their first win of the year. St Amant scored early and often against Lutcher, who also had some special teams problems on the night. The Bulldogs fall big to St Amant, 44-12. For... more »
  • Game of the Week: McKinley at Central Play Video

    September 27, 2013 11:26 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The McKinley Panthers circled this game on their calendar this summer after several of their players, including their quarterback, transferred to Central High. The Panthers stayed in the game for most of the first half, but couldn't make a comeback after their quarterback got knocked out... more »
  • Louisiana high school football scores

    September 27, 2013 11:14 PM

    PREP FOOTBALL Acadiana 27, Lafayette 10 Albany 26, Varnado 6 Amite 42, Belaire 6 Archbishop Hannan 49, Pine 26 Ascension Catholic 55, False River Academy 7 Assumption 34, Covenant Christian Academy 11 Avoyelles 48, Bunkie 42 Barbe 47, Carencro 23 Basile 42, Merryville 6 Baton Rouge Episcopal 56, Istrouma... more »
  • Fans Choice Award Winner Week 3: James Martin Play Video

    September 25, 2013 8:36 PM

    DONALDSONVILLE - James Martin isn't your typical fullback. Ascension Catholic's triple option isn't your typical offense. For this week's Fans Choice Award winner, the fullback position in the Bulldog's offense has propelled him to a breakout week. Martin ran 13 times for 195 yards and four touchdowns -... more »
  • Zachary runs past East Feliciana Play Video

    September 20, 2013 11:38 PM

    ZACHARY - The Zachary Broncos pitched their first shutout of the season with a 45-0 blanking of East Feliciana Friday night. Philip Brooks helped the Broncos' cause with a pick-6 in the second quarter that helped the defensive effort. This year's game against the Tigers certainly was much... more »
  • East Ascension rolls past St Charles Play Video

    September 20, 2013 11:29 PM

    GONZALES - The East Ascension Spartans got their offense rolling in a hurry against the St Charles Comets Friday night. EA jumped out to a quick 14-0 lead in the first half, as the Spartans would finish off the Comets with a 42-19 thumping. Running back, and LSU... more »
  • Parkview Baptist blasts Kipp 66-0 Play Video

    September 20, 2013 11:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Parkview Baptist Eagles got out to a quick lead in the first quarter against Kipp and didn't look back. Even the defense was working for Kenny Guillot's bunch, sacking Kipp's QB three times in the first quarter. In the end, the Eagles blew out... more »
  • Zachary beats Northwest

    September 13, 2013 11:44 PM

    ZACHARY - The Zachary Broncos got their ground game going and their defense finally showed up to help put away Northwest for the Broncos first win of the season, 18-8. Terry Sullivan set the tone for the Broncos with some tough running down the field through arm tackles that... more »
  • Central runs by Morgan City Play Video

    September 13, 2013 11:19 PM

    CENTRAL - The Wildcats' quarterback Jarrad Hayes had another big night, scoring early and often against Morgan City to win 51-7. The Cats improved to 2-0 on the year and are now averaging 53 points per game after also putting up 55 points last week vs Istrouma. more »
  • Storms spark blaze, close streets Friday Play Video

    September 13, 2013 10:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Some roads were closed because of flooding Friday evening when downpours soaked the area. There were lane closures on Essen and Bluebonnet. People reported as much as two feet of water on Essen between I-10 and Perkins Road. "I was just scared," said Ariel Hammett. She... more »
  • Many high school games delayed, power outages reported due to storms

    September 13, 2013 7:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE- There are power outages in four capital area parishes as strong storms move through the region, delaying some high school football games. There are no watches or warnings posted from the National Weather Service, although WBRZ Chief Forecaster Pat Shingleton is advising that the storms could produce... more »
  • Tax revenue could fund freshman academies Play Video

    September 12, 2013 5:59 PM

    GONZALES - Increased tax revenue is fueling a plan to expand high schools in Ascension Parish. The boost in tax money has already been promised to construction projects for the school system, and that could turn into freshman academies at East Ascension, St. Amant, and Dutchtown High Schools. ... more »
  • Fans Choice Award Winner Week 1: D'Vante Dotson Play Video

    September 11, 2013 6:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE - University Lab wide receiver/safety D'Vante Dotson is honest and open about the experiences that got him to this point - serious & silly. How did missing last year's Evangel playoff game shape who he is today? How did a cafeteria mishap help him to two touchdowns... more »
  • SC high school closes after flags burned outside

    September 9, 2013 1:19 PM

    MURRELLS INLET, S.C. - A South Carolina high school has been evacuated for the day after someone burned several American flags outside the front entrance before classes started. Officials at St. James High School in Murrells Inlet found the burned flags around 6:20 a.m. Monday and called Horry County Police.... more »
  • High school scores from around Louisiana

    September 6, 2013 11:39 PM

    PREP FOOTBALL Airline 46, Bossier 0 Albany 37, Thomas Jefferson 7 Amite 35, St. Helena Central 0 Archbishop Hannan 38, Riverdale 27 Ascension Catholic 40, Pointe Coupee Catholic 7 Ascension Episcopal 46, Grand Lake 6 Baker 13, Tara 9 Barbe 52, Washington-Marion 12 Basile 27, Sacred Heart-Ville Platte... more »
  • Woodlawn steals road win at Denham Springs Play Video

    September 6, 2013 11:35 PM

    DENHAM SPRINGS - The Yelllowjackets got behind early and could never recover, losing to Woodlawn(Baton Rouge) in the first game of the year, 27-21. Charles Brooks, Juavon Brown, and Troy Domino all had big days on the ground for the Panthers. Denham Springs also had a tough time catching... more »
  • East Ascension gets by Plaquemine, 38-34 Play Video

    September 6, 2013 11:24 PM

    GONZALES - The Spartans took care of business on their home field against the Green Devils, pulling out a 38-34 win. Plaquemine couldn't stop former Sports 2 Fans Choice award winner Sione Palelei, but the Spartans also put up plenty of point through the air as well in a... more »
  • Catholic High explodes for 28-6 win over Parkview Baptist Play Video

    September 6, 2013 11:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Catholic High struck early and often against, the 3-A defending state champion, Parkview Baptist - eventually pulling out a 28-6 win over the Eagles. The Bears' Derrius Guice ran for 133 yards and two touchdowns on 16 carries before being helped off the field with a... more »
  • Thieves target high school in Tangipahoa Parish

    September 6, 2013 9:52 AM

    PONCHATOULA - Students and faculty returned to a Tangipahoa Parish high school Friday to find their building burglarized. School janitors notified deputies of the incident this morning at Ponchatoula High. The suspects reportedly broke through several doors and windows to enter the building. Detectives are still processing... more »
  • Capitol High takes down Independence Play Video

    September 5, 2013 10:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Capitol High Lions went just 3-7 last year, but they started fast out of the gate to start the 2013 season with a 27-6 lashing of Independence Thursday night. The first regular season game in the area started off with just a 7-0 Capitol lead... more »
  • Combating concussions under 'Friday Night Lights' Play Video

    September 3, 2013 2:17 PM

    ST. AMANT- The days of ignored head injuries on the football field are long gone, and with the new age of awareness about concussions comes new techniques to keep players safe. St. Amant's head coach David Oliver has changed the way his players practice, to reduce the amount of... more »
  • High School scores from the Baton Rouge area

    August 30, 2013 11:43 PM

    Thursday Scores: Dutchtown 17 Walker 0 Albany 6 Port Allen 12 Friday Scores: Catholic 42 St Michael 6 East Feliciana 0 Denham Springs 17 Zachary 20 West Feliciana 14... more »
  • Police: 1 injured in NC high school shooting

    August 30, 2013 2:30 PM

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Police say one student was wounded in a shooting at a North Carolina high school and that another student is in custody as a suspect A statement from police said officers responded to a shooting report about 2:30 p.m. Friday at Carver High School. It is on... more »
  • Friday Night Blitz returns tonight

    August 30, 2013 10:18 AM

    BATON ROUGE - High school football season is here, and Sports 2 has it covered with the return of Friday Night Blitz . Jamboree games are taking place in Baton Rouge, Central, and Ascension Parish. Sports 2's cameras will have the best highlights, hardest hits, and biggest fans from... more »
  • Thursday Jamborees kick off high school football season Play Video

    August 29, 2013 10:45 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The high school football season finally kicked off Thursday night with several area schools enjoying an early start to the jamborees. Port Allen took care of Albany 12-6 and Dutchtown blanked Walker 14-0. For more from the Jamborees, tune in to the High School Blitz... more »
  • Nominate and vote for the WBRZ Fans' Choice Award

    August 26, 2013 10:15 AM

    BATON ROUGE - WBRZ Sports 2 Louisiana will kick off the 2013 prep football season in South Louisiana with the 18th year of WBRZ's Fans' Choice High School Athlete of the Week Award. The Fans' Choice award is a unique, interactive approach to recognizing the most outstanding high school athlete... more »
  • Cops: Ex-player attacks Pa. football coach at home

    August 12, 2013 10:19 AM

    PITTSBURGH - Authorities say a former player attacked a western Pennsylvania high school football coach at his home, biting the coach so badly he needed 60 stitches to repair his ear. Police and Sharon coach Jim Wildman say they can't explain why 38-year-old Joseph Koscinski barged into the coach's home... more »
  • Sports2 a days: Lutcher Bulldogs Play Video

    July 29, 2013 7:06 PM

    LUTCHER - The Bulldogs went undefeated before being taken out in the first round of the playoffs by St. Martinville. In the words of linebacker Blake Roussel, "that made us mad." While Lutcher will miss do-it-all quarterback Ruston Matherne, the 'Dogs will try to run the ball more in... more »
  • Sports 2-a-days Preview: West Feliciana Saints Play Video

    July 24, 2013 7:37 PM

    West Feliciana is looking to get over the hump of a first-round exit in 2012. The Saints will rely upon defensive end Jay Ferguson while they break in two new quarterbacks in their option-spread attack. West Fel will bring back nine defenders, which should be the strength for the... more »
  • Dozens of stolen iPads missing, five teens arrested Play Video

    July 23, 2013 6:31 PM

    ST. FRANCISVILLE - Nearly a month after 80 iPads and a laptop were stolen from West Feliciana High School, investigators said five arrested suspects are cooperating. Deputies arrested twin brothers Robert and Roderick Washington, 17, of St. Francisville along with three juveniles, ages 14, 15, and 16 on burglary... more »
  • LHSAA clinic set for this week in Baton Rouge

    July 22, 2013 10:37 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The Louisiana High School Coaches Association Coaches Clinic gets underway this week in Baton Rouge. Guest speakers, business meetings for the association and various sports and rules clinics for football and volleyball are set. The three-day event begins Tuesday at the Crowne Plaza in Baton Rouge and... more »
  • State touts first year of required ACT testing

    July 17, 2013 4:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The number of Louisiana public school students taking the ACT college admissions test has jumped by roughly 11,000, now that the state requires high school students to take the exam - and the number scoring high enough to attend college without remedial work jumped by 3,600 this... more »
  • Player taken away from football scrimmage via ambulance

    July 16, 2013 8:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A Southern Lab senior was taken from a scrimmage by ambulance after he was knocked out Tuesday evening. A coach told WBRZ News 2, the teen hit another player on the field at Parkview Baptist and lost consciousness. It was not clear which team the other teen... more »
  • Sports2-a-Days: McKinley Panthers Play Video

    July 10, 2013 10:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE - After starting the season on a roll, the McKinley Panthers slowed to a halt due to the lack of a running game. That's why the Panthers are putting a new emphasis on finishing off games with toughness on the offensive and defensive lines. Head coach... more »
  • Bears hoping their new leader brings new success Play Video

    June 21, 2013 9:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE - He graduated in 2003, and in ten short(depending upon who you ask) years Mark Cascio is back as Catholic High's boys basketball coach. "Just being back here in a different role has been pretty special," said the former Christian Life Academy coach. "I've kept up with... more »
  • High school diploma revamp to focus on careers

    June 20, 2013 1:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Superintendent of Education John White says Louisiana's current three-tier high school diploma system needs to be reworked to focus on career education and concrete outcomes. White said Thursday that the diploma should signal that students are either "credentialed" to work in a specific industry or fully prepared... more »
  • HS teacher accused of having child pornography

    June 12, 2013 9:01 AM

    METAIRIE- School officials say a 43-year-old Grace King High School teacher accused of child pornography has been placed on indefinite leave from his job. The Jefferson Parish public school system disclosed the employment status of Walter Sologaistoa, of Kenner, but did not say whether the Spanish teacher is still being... more »
  • LHSAA combines Division II & III playoff brackets

    June 6, 2013 6:47 PM

    BATON ROUGE - With the select & non-select schools divided for state title runs, the next question becomes "what logistics need to be put in place for a smaller, select playoffs bracket?" Thursday, the LHSAA executive committee answered that question. They decided to combine Division II & III(4A &... more »
  • Three teens arrested after school vandalism

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