Sports Briefs

Published 2:39 pm Friday, November 4, 2022

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Jiu Jitsu Planet holding tournament
Jiu Jitsu Planet is having its inaugural Submissions Freaks Tournament on Dec. 3 at the Bogalusa YMCA.
The event is being held to raise money for the YMCA.
The tournament will be a Gi (wearing the uniform) and No-gi (no uniform). Bouts will be three rounds. The first will be 10 minutes and two five-minute rounds and competitors must get a submission to win or it will be a draw.
Competitors are ages 6-up.
The tournament is only accepting about 15-20 competitors and there will be 15-20 matches.
Spectator tickets will be sold at the door.
For more information, private message Jiu Jitsu Planet on Facebook or call 985-322-6186.

Bogalusa High School tennis looking for donations
Bogalusa High School is starting a tennis team this year and the group is accepting donations.
The team will play a junior varsity schedule this year.
Those interested in making a donation may contact coach Ken Matthews at 601-503-7344 or by email at

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