Sports Briefs

Published 2:49 pm Friday, April 5, 2019

Varnado meet-and-greet

Varnado is holding a meet-and-greet on Tuesday, April 9 in the school’s gym.

Parents, students and the community will have an opportunity to meet the school’s new football coach Milton Green.

The event takes place at 6 p.m.


Pair of Bogalusa Little League events coming up

Bogalusa Little League has two events coming up in the next few weeks.

Opening day has been moved to Saturday, April 13.

Opening day begins at 9 a.m. at the Avenue U Ballpark.

On Friday, April 12, the group is holding a fundraiser. The menu is grilled chicken and a loaded potato that will be served from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. The cost is $10.


Lewis V. Murray Memorial Golf Tournament takes place in May

The inaugural Lewis V. Murray Memorial Golf Tournament takes place on Saturday, May 11 at the Bogalusa Country Club to help benefit the Bogalusa High School football team.

The two-person scramble costs $200 per team.

Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. and the event gets under way at 8 a.m.

Lunch will be provided.

Sponsorship packages are between $100 and $500.

For more information or to sign up, call Bogalusa coach Adam Brumfield at 601-818-4606.


Washington Parish Basketball Tournament

Pine is hosting the Washington Parish Basketball Tournament in December.

Those interested in contributing can call or email Lady Raiders coach Jessica Barber. You can reach her at Pine by calling 985-848-5243 or her cellphone at 504-256-1583. Her email address is