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LHSAA Seeks Assistant Executive Director

  The Louisiana High School Athletic Association (LHSAA) has reopened the search process for an administrative staff (exempt) position as Assistant Executive Director.  Home base for this position will be the LHSAA office in Baton Rouge.  Primary responsibilities shall be defined by the Executive Director and will include but not limited to:             1.      Oversight/supervision of multiple sports as assigned by the Executive Director.             2.      Other duties assigned by the Executive Director.    Experience and Qualifications:  The Assistant Executive Director of the LHSAA shall have three (3) years’ experience as a school principal, seven (7) years’ experience as a…

LHSAA Seeks Coordinator of First Impressions

The Louisiana High School Athletic Association (LHSAA) is seeking applicants for a staff position as Coordinator of First Impressions. Home base for this position will be the LHSAA office in Baton Rouge. Primary responsibilities shall be defined by the Executive Director and will include but not limited to: Coordinator of First Impressions: Primary office receptionist; Primary assistant to the Director of Marketing; Day-to-day correspondence with sponsors; Handle DVD orders from state championship events; Convert office files into electronic filing system; Travel to state events as needed; Perform other tasks consistent with the goals and objectives of this position; Customer Service;…

2015 “Beyond the Game” Essay Contest Winner

2015 “Beyond the Game” Essay Contest Winner

Congratulations to Benjamin Reaux of South Lafourche High School for winning our 2015 "Beyond the Game" Essay Contest. Benjamin will receive a $500 prize and will be recognized at the LHSCA Coaches Clinic in Baton Rouge in July.  The theme of this year's essay contest was based on "The thrill of victory lasts only a moment, the respect earned through good sportsmanship lasts for eternity". Here's an excerpt from Benjamin's essay:  "Success is far more than just the grade on the test, the numbers on the scoreboard, and the trophies collecting dust in the showcase. Success is what was learned…

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Let’s Move in High School!

I’m sure we all can remember a time in our lives when the best part about the school day was recess – it was a time for running, jumping, playing on the playground and just being active with our friends! Unfortunately, statistics show that only one in about three children nowadays is considered to be active each day. Research also indicates that kids who are active do better in school and every day activities. Better test scores, improved attendance and better behavior in class are all byproducts of those who are more active. It’s not too late to start moving more no matter how old we are! We encourage all of our student athletes and the students at our member…

Latest Director's Column

Make Plans to Attend 2014 Coaches Clinic

By Kenny Henderson, Executive Director

The Louisiana High School Coaches Association (LHSCA) is a sub-group of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association (LHSAA), and it exists to unite and organize high school coaching endeavors throughout Louisiana. Because coaches play such an important role in the lives of their student-athletes, the LHSAA and the LHSCA want…