The Sulphur Tors soccer team has made a few position changes with an influx of younger players, but the transition has been smooth so far as SHS is off to a 2-0 start.“They are a different type of player,” Sulphur head coach Trevor Foolkes said. “They are a little bit younger and not as expe…
More than a decade ago, the Sulphur Tors were a regular fixture in the Class 5A basketball playoffs, but have struggled in recent years with just one playoff birth in the last nine seasons.
The Sulphur Tors jumped out to an early 9-0 lead and never trailed Wednesday in a 52-25 win over Leesville at the SHS Thanksgiving Classic.
The Sulphur Tors overcame a pair of destructive hurricanes to get back on the football field this season, but the coronavirus pandemic finally caught up with them.
With the regular season winding down, the Sulphur Tors are looking to solidify a spot in the postseason. A win over New Iberia Saturday would be a big boost to the Tors’ chances.
The No. 8 Sulphur Tor lost to No. 1 Dominican Thursday at the LHSAA Division I state volleyball tournament at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner.
No. 8 Sulphur Tors draw a familiar opponent for today’s Division I regional round volleyball playoff game in district rival No. 9 Acadiana.
Despite the coronavirus pandemic and two hurries, the Sulphur Tor volleyball team went on an historic run this season, going 13-0 and winning its first district championship since 2003.
SULPHUR — Down three running backs after losing two last week, and senior Dylan McFarlain late in the first quarter Saturday at Matt Walker Memorial Stadium, Sulphur turned to senior Tag Stelly.
It has been nearly a year to the day that the Sulphur Tor volleyball team fell a win short of their first district championship since 2003.
Brothers Hazen and Gatlin Martin nearly pulled out a team roping state championship at the Louisiana High School Rodeo at the West Cal Arena Wednesday.
After guiding the Sulphur High School girls basketball team for more than two decades, Helen LeFevre will pass the torch to one of her former pupils.
The Vinton boys and girls basketball teams combined to place three players on the Louisiana Sports Writers Association Class 2A all-state team.
Jada Gasaway wrapped her final season at Westlake High School by earning 4-3A first-team all-district and LSWA Class 3A honorable mention all-state honors.
After winning 29 games, the District 3-5A championship and reaching the Class 5A quarterfinals, Sulphur’s Addy Tremie and Moe Patterson wrapped up the season with all-district and all-state honors.
Sulphur junior Moe Patterson, Westlake senior Jada Gasaway and Vinton senior Drew Heinen have once again been awarded for their skills on the court.
A look back at some of the top individual performances during the third week (Mar. 9 to Mar. 15) of the 2020 prep baseball and softball season in the Southwest Daily News coverage area.
The Louisiana High School Athletic Association released an update coronavirus moratorium that leaves a slight glimmer of hope for spring sports.
Just days after all major sports leagues in the United State, as well as the NCAA, canceled or postponed their seasons because of the coronavirus pandemic, the LHSAA followed suit Friday evening.
MOSS BLUFF — In what may or may not be their final District 3-5A game of the 2020 season, rivals Barbe and Sam Houston from battling into extra innings Thursday evening.
A look back at some of the top individual performances during the first week (February 24 to Mar. 1) of the 2020 prep baseball and softball season in the Southwest Daily News coverage area.
SULPHUR — It looked as if No. 6 Sulphur had another winning rally in the works to extend its season and the career of retiring head coach Helen LeFevre Thursday night in the Class 5A quarterfinals.
No. 6 Sulphur trailed by six points early in the fourth quarter, but rallied to beat No. 11 Parkway 48-44 Monday in the regional round of the Class 5A playoffs.
No. 11 Parkway’s had No. 6 Sulphur’s guards locked down most of the game, so the Tors turned to its inside duo of Raegan Ojoro and Moe Patterson and rallied for a 48-44 win Monday night in the regional round of the Class 5A playoffs.
Injuries caused a few hiccups late in the season, but No. 6 Westlake has pushed through and looks to start a deep playoff run when it hosts No. 27 Crowley in the bi-district round of the Class 3A playoffs on Thursday.
The Vinton Lions held on to beat Pickering 65-61 on Tuesday, February 18, to clinch its third consecutive District 5-2A championship.
Sulphur’s last postseason run under long-time head coach Helen LeFevre starts on Thursday when the No. 6 Lady Tors host No. 27 Hammond in the Class 5A bi-district round.
With six seeded wrestlers, the Sulphur Tors are looking for their first top-10 team finish at the Division I state tournament this weekend at the CenturyLink Center in Bossier City.
COVINGTON — No. 17 Sulphur pulled even with No. 1 St. Paul’s in the second half and goalkeeper Tanner Massey stopped nearly a dozen shots, but the Wolves scored two unanswered goals to end the Tors’ season in the Division I regional round Wednesday night 3-1.
The Sulphur girls basketball team beat Barbe 53-43 Tuesday to win at least a share of its first district championship since 2015.