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Turnovers torpedo Tigers

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The opportunistic DeRidder Dragons turned three Breaux Bridge turnovers into 14 points on their way to a 24-0 Class 4A regional victory here last Friday.

The loss ended The Bridge’s playoff run while the Dragons advance to a quarterfinal game against No. 1 seeded Neville.

Breaux Bridge defense stifles Trojans

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Breaux Bridge used its smothering defense to hold Tara scoreless and senior quarterback Lane Landry was deadly through the air as the Tigers notched a 35-0 win over the Trojans in the first round of the state Class 4A playoffs last Friday.

St. Martinville comes up short against Westgate

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A disappointing season ended on a disappointing note for St. Martinville as the Tigers lost a 30-28 squeaker to Westgate of New Iberia last Friday.

The District 5-4A loss, which left the ’Ville with a 3-7, 1-5 record, ended St. Martinville’s slim hopes of earning a berth in the state playoffs.

4th quarter surge keys Cecilia win

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The Cecilia Bulldogs wrapped up a hard luck season with an uplifting 41-34 victory over South Terrebonne here last Friday.

The wild shoot out saw the lead change hands six times over the course of the contest.