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Dylan Gaspard stands on second after hitting a double for NVHS.

NV pitchers combine for no-hitter

Two North Vermilion pitchers didn’t allow a single hit, as the Patriots defeated Highland Baptist Christian, 18-0, on Thursday played in Erath.
NV freshman Hayden Durke earned his first varsity win for the Patriots. He tossed three innings, surrendering zero runs, zero hits, and striking out eight.
Joey Russell closed the final inning. He struck out two and walked one.
The two pitchers combined to walk three batters.
At the plate, NV racked up 12 hits.

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Olivia Chiasson came off the bench for VC to score a team-high 14 points.

VC gets rid of jitters, downs Hanson

Things looked a little shaky at the start for the Vermilion Catholic Lady Eagles in the first quarter against the Hanson Lady Tigers, but then VC settled down and played like they know how to play.
The end result was a 58-48 victory over Hanson and advancing to the final four of the Division IV playoffs.
VC will play Lafayette Christian Academy on Tuesday at 1:15 p.m. in the University Center at the campus of Southeastern Louisiana.
The winner of that game will play the winner of No. 1 Houma Christian/No. 4 Southern Lab winner on Friday.

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Kendra Petry made six points in the second period for Gueydan.

Gueydan going to Final Four for the first time in 16 years

GUEYDAN - The Gueydan Honeybears are heading back to the Class A Final Four for the first time in 16 years.
On Thursday in front of a packed gym full of Gueydan fans, the Honeybears beat Homer, 56-45, in the quarterfinal round.
Gueydan plays No. 2 seed Merryville Tuesday at 4:45 p.m. in Hammond.
“It feels great,” said GHS head coach Randall Bertrand.”It has always been a dream of mine to either play or coach in the Top 28.”
Ashari Terry, who has been steady all year, set the tone for Gueydan in the first quarter by scoring 13 of her 16 points.

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VC head coach Kim Guidry sits in an office surrounded by all of her accomplishments.

Vermilion Catholic's Guidry Going For 800th Win

And to think Kim “Gidge” Guidry almost did not become the head girls basketball coach at Vermilion Catholic High School.
Guidry was hired back in 1981 to be the VC girls’ basketball coach but did not coach a game for about four years.
She had to patiently wait for that position to reopen because a male assistant football coach was hired and the male coach became the girls basketball coach. Guidry had to settle for being the tennis coach and cheerleading coach.

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Conner Patin of NV

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Connor Dupuy of NV

North Vermilion's Conner, Connor receive MVP honors

The District 3 All-District Soccer teams were released and it looks like if your first name is Conner or Connor, you did well on the team.
The district is comprised of North Vermilion, Kaplan, Notre Dame and Abbeville.
The Offensive MVP in the district is North Vermilion’s Conner Patin.
The Defensive MVP is North Vermilion’s Connor Dupuy.
And the Coach of the Year is North Vermilion’s Mark Patin.
North Vermilion placed eight players on the first team and six on the second team.



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