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High School Sports Writer, The New Orleans Advocate — The Baton Rouge Advocate

I cover sports for The New Orleans Advocate. But every now and then, we'll talk about things other than sports.Well, actually more than every now and then

Walker: Tennessee gets commitment from unheralded D’Andre Christmas-Giles — D'Andre Christmas-Giles celebrated his 18th birthday Saturday at Tad Gormley Stadium. At the University of Tennessee, they were celebrating Christmas. Christmas, the St. Augustine senior defensive tackle, committed to the Volunteers on Saturday morning. He announced his decision on Twitter early in the morning, then capped his day in St.

The Walk-Thru (West Bank Jamboree) — Welcome to this week's edition of the Walk-Thru, where we walk you through the football action from the night before. First, here is a link to the scores from Thursday and Friday's jamborees. The recap There were three games in the Optimist West Bank Classic Jamboree.

Carver makes strides, downs Bonnabel — New Orleans, /Sports/Preps/: Carver coach Byron Addison knows making the leap from Class 2A to 4A won't be as easy as his team made it look during the early part of Thursday night's jamboree.

Jamboree schedule (Plus my top 10 jamboree matchups) — It's jamboree week, with a full slate of games on the schedule in the final tune-up before the regular season. The full scheduled is below, but first, here are my rankings for the top 10 jamboree matchups. 10. Lutcher vs. Destrehan- Lutcher returns a lot of players from last year and gets a stiff ...

Destrehan's Glen Logan leads 6 Louisiana players in new Rivals Top 100 — Destrehan defensive tackle Glen Logan is the top ranked Louisiana player in the new Rivals 100 football rankings for the Class of 2016. The 6-foot-4, 290 pound Logan is ranked the nation's No. 67 prospect according to the rankings. He is one of six Louisiana players in the rankings and one of three from the ...

Mount Carmel, Country Day top Sweet 16 volleyball rankings — Here is The New Orleans Advocate's Volleyball Pre-season Sweet 16 rankings. These rankings will be updated each week during the season. Here is also a story on Mount Carmel, ranked No. 1 in the large school rankings. Large schools (Divisions I and II) 1. Mt. Carmel -Defending Division I champs lost Katie Kampen, but ...

The Walk-Thru (Rummel scrimmage recap)

Walker: Timing falls short in Retif Oil’s title bid — The magic finally ran out. The baseball gods, who had been so kind to Jesuit-based Retif Oil all summer long, apparently had seen enough. The nation's hottest American Legion team cooled off at the most inopportune time, falling to Chapin-Newberry, South Carolina, 9-2 Tuesday night in the championship game of the World Series.

Just for kicks... Covington field goal stunt likely going viral

Scrimmage and Jamboree schedule

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RT @theadvocateno: West Monroe High School restricts use of Confederate flags at athletic events:

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Aldon Clark, Santee Marshall, Darius May and D'Andre Christmas-Giles all includes in today's N.O, Advocate

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As good as Brad is as a coach, he's even better at changing the culture of a program. Pushes all the right buttons…

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