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State Golf Tournament Site Change & Fee Change

Please note that due to conditions of the greens and the course at the Shreveport Country Club, the Division II and Division IV State Boys' Golf Championship Tournament has been moved to The Club at Hunington Park in Shreveport. Information about the course is listed on the LHSAA website under the Golf section of the website in the Golf Bulletin. Also, please note that all schools that qualify for the Girls' and Boys' State Golf Tournament will be billed by the LHSAA after completion of the tournament. You will not need to bring a check to the course for your…

St. Thomas More Softball Player Featured in National Softball Site

Visit the link below to view a story in "Student Sports," a national softball site, on St. Thomas More softball player and options student ,Janie Girouard, and her moment entitled "Janie's Inning." The LHSAA and St. Thomas More thank all involved for showing the true meaning of sportsmanship and for remembering that after it's all over with - winning and losing really doesn't matter! Janie's Inning Article

Events: Week of April 21

Please take note of the following events for the week of April 21: Monday, April 21: LHSAA Office Closed (Easter Holiday) Monday, April 21 - Wednesday, April 23: Boys' & Girls' District Tennis Tournaments Monday, April 21 - Saturday, April 26: Boys' District Golf Tournaments Monday, April 21 - Saturday, April 26: Boys' & Girls' District Outdoor Track & Field Meets Thursday, April 24 - Friday, April 25: NFHS Meeting in Indianapolis

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Former LHSAA Student-Athletes Compete in the NBA

Louisiana produces exceptional talent in the sports world. As basketball season begins, take a look at these former LHSAA student-athletes who now compete on NBA teams! DJ Augustin, Brother Martin High School – Toronto Raptors Brandon Bass, Capitol High School – Boston Celtics Glen “Big Baby” Davis, University High School – Orlando Magic Danny Granger, Grace King High School – Indiana Pacers Paul Millsap, Grambling High School – Atlanta Hawks Greg Monroe, Helen Cox High School – Detroit Pistons Garrett Temple, University High School – Washington Wizards Marcus Thornton, Tara High School – Sacramento Kings The LHSAA is extremely proud of these former student-athletes and their great successes on the professional basketball court. These players serve as a reminder to…

Latest Director's Column

Increasing Participation in Your Athletic Program

By Kenny Henderson, Executive Director

The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) and the Louisiana High School Athletic Association (LHSAA) believe that one of the main goals of education-based athletic programs should be to increase the growth and development of young people as overall success should not be based upon wins or state…