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Taking a picture with the Rebel Cup from North Vermilion are Jacye Lombes, Hunter Hulin and Grant Touchet. Hulin and Touchet combined to score 12 goals over the weekend

North Vermilion soccer team wins Pineville Rebel Cup

The North Vermilion Soccer Team recently captured the 30th Annual Pineville High School Rebel Cup.
The squad went 4-0. The Patriots beat Tioga (5-0), Glenmora (1-0), Buckeye (6-0) and then Deridder in the finals. Against Deridder, NV won 3-2 in a shootout.
The three players who made the penalty goals were Grant Touchet, Dane Cessac and Lane Patin.
In the tournament, Hunter Hulin had seven goals and two assists. Touchet had five goals and three assists.

Erath’s Emiya Cormier dribbles while VC’s Jay Demouchet (left) and Ainsley Mallet close in on Cormier during the season-opener for both clubs. VC won 48-23.

This week’s holiday basketball schedules

North Vermilion Girls

(
Nov. 19-21, Leroy)

Monday’s Games

Noon – Erath vs. Comeaux

1:15 p.m. – Elton vs. Northside

2:30 p.m. – Rayne vs Eunice

3:45 p.m. – Church Point vs. Gueydan

5 p.m. – Iota vs. South Terrebonne

6:15 p.m. – Notre Dame vs. Kaplan

7:30 p.m. – North Vermilion vs.
Delcambre

Tuesday’s Games

Noon – Erath vs. Church Point

1:15 p.m. – Delcambre vs. Eunice

2:30 p.m. – Rayne vs South Terrebonne

3:45 p.m. – Iota vs. Northside

5 p.m. – Kaplan vs. Elton

Kaplan defensive lineman Ahston Gaspard celebrates after catching a punt that went for minus three yards and landed on Crowley’s three yard line. Photo by Brett Hebert.

Kaplan Pirates clicking at right time

Things are clicking at the right time for the Kaplan Pirates.
On Friday the Pirates advanced to the third round of the Class 3A playoffs by playing what head coach Stephen Lotief said was the Pirates’ best game of the season.
The Pirates cruised to a 36-6 victory over the Crowley Gents (8-4). They will play No. 6 Lake Charles College Prep Friday at home,
“This is the best game we played all year,” Lotief told his team after the game. “Our offense played well. Our defense played well, and our special teams played well.”

Kaplan players Shay Romero (62), Tyler Stelly, (36), Brayden Bass (10) and Braylon Romero (23) walk out onto midfield for the coin flp during a recent game.

Tough second round draw: Crowley brings potent offense into Pirate Country

KAPLAN - The Crowley Gents are on a five-game winning streak. The Kaplan Pirates are on a six-game winning streak.
After tonight, one of those streaks is going to come to an end.
The Gents (8-3) travel to Kaplan to battle the Pirates (8-3)
Kickoff is at 7 p.m.
Kaplan head coach Stephen Lotief is worried about his opponent.
“We will have to play our best game of the season for us to have a chance,” said Lotief.
No. 14 Crowley whipped No. 19 Sophie B. Wright High School out of New Orleans, 26-6.

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Abbeville Meridional

318 N. Main St.
Abbeville, LA 70510
Phone: 337-893-4223
Fax: 337-898-9022

The Kaplan Herald

219 North Cushing Avenue
Kaplan, LA 70548

The Gueydan Journal

311 Main Street
Gueydan, LA 70542