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VC Eagles escape with two point win over Centerville

The Vermilion Catholic Eagles continue to find a way to get it done.
The Eagles beat Centerville 45-43 on Tuesday at home.
The win improves VC to 15-7 overall.
Before the game, the Eagles let 16 seconds run off the clock in the honor of Kalix Broussard, a former VC player who was killed in an auto accident on Monday.
The Eagles were down most of the game, and they got their first and only lead at the end of the game.

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Two Vermilion Parish schools receive 34 total applicants for head football jobs

There are two head football coaching jobs available in Vermilion Parish.
VC and Gueydan are looking for head coaches. The two schools have a combined 34 applications to select from, thus far.
VC will continue to take applicatons for the next couple of months. As of Friday, 22 applicants have been received. One is from Oregon and two are from Mississippi.
On the west end of the parish, there is also a lot of intertest in the Gueydan High football coaching job.

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AnnMarie Broussard's 13 foot vault at the Texas A&M indoor meet. She cleared the bar by almost a foot.

Abbeville's own AnnMarie Broussard wins her first collegiate meet in the pole vault

Abbeville’s own AnneMarie Broussard began her sophomore indoor track season at Northwestern State on a positive note.
She won her first-ever college meet by winning the Texas A&M indoor meet in the pole vault. She vaulted 13-0.75 and cleared the bar by almost a foot.
Broussard became the second Lady Demon in as many years to set the meet’s women’s pole vault record. Broussard cleared 13-0.75 on her second attempt, surpassing Northwestern teammate Reagan Darbonne’s 13-0.25 set in 2018.

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LSU topped Clemson, 42-25, to win the national title.

LSU Tigers win national title

NEW ORLEANS - A dense fog enveloped the Crescent City Monday which brought about thoughts of things emerging from the poor visibility like the ghost of Marie LeVeau or Jean Lafitte.
What did emerge, however, was a College Football Playoff National Championship for the Fightin’ Tigers of LSU after dethroning the reigning national champion Clemson Tigers, 42-25.
“Well, I want to thank our great fans for being here,” said LSU head coach Ed Orgeron. “We left the hotel today, what a phenomenal group we had. They gave us energy all night, and they’ve been with us all year.

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Rontrel Broussard scored six points for North Vermilion in the win over Erath.

Vermilion Parish Basketball Roundup

ERATH - -The North Vermilion Patriots beat Erath 59-40 on the road Tuesday night.
North Vermilion jumped out to a 22-8 first-quarter lead and never looked back.
In the first quarter, Parker McNees had the hot hand for NV. He nailed three 3-pointers and two 2-pointers for a total of 13 points. He finished the game with 13 points.
At half time, the Patriots had a convincing 36-12 lead.
Erath was able to score 27 points in the second half but never got too close to taking the lead.
The Patriots made 10 3-pointers.

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