LSU running back Kenny Hilliard tries to break a tackle by Jalen Collins during
LSU’s spring game Saturday at Tiger Stadium. Hilliard finished with 16 carries for 59 yards and a touchdown as a member of the White team. The White team rolled past the Purple squad, 42-14. Hilliard also was honored as one of the recipients of the Eric Andolsek Leadership Award for outstanding leadership in spring offensive drills as well as the Ralph Norwood Performance Award for outstanding performance in spring offensive drills. West St. Mary alum Jerald Hawkins also received both of these awards. Another St. Mary Parish product, Central Catholic’s Conner LeBlanc, was a member of the Purple and White teams as a snapper. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of LSU Sports Information)
Brandon Harris’ first snap in Tiger Stadium went awry.
The Central Catholic High School football team had several players honored for making All-District 7-1A squad, the Academic All-State and both the Louisiana Sports Writers Association and Coaches Class 1A All-State teams. Kneeling, from left, are Collin Conner (second-team all-district and Class 1A Academic All-State), Stefano Guarisco (First-team All-District and both honorable mention Class 1A Coaches All-State and Louisiana Sports Writers Association Class 1A All-State), Matthew Barbier (second-team all-district) and Eriq Blanchard (honorable mention all-district). Standing, from left, are Garret LeBlanc (First-team all-district and honorable mentiona Class 1A Coaches All-State and Louisiana Sports Writers Association Class 1A All-State), Tyler Hoffpauir (First-team all-district and honorable mention Class 1A Coaches All-State and Louisiana Sports Writers Association Class 1A All-State), Sage Thibodeaux (Second-team All-District), Charlie Barron (Second-team all-district), Chaz Galloway (Second-team all-district), Nicholas Case (Secont-team all-district and Composite academic all-state) and Joe Michel (First- and Second-team all-district and honorable mention Class 1A Coaches All-State and Louisiana Sports Writers Association Class 1A All-State). Not pictured is Samuel Guarisco (Honorable mention all-district), Travis Ruffin (Honorable mention all-district). (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Central Catholic honored its football and volleyball teams during an awards banquet at the Holy Cross Catholic Church’s Yvonne Anne Adams Life Center Wednesday.