Fall Sports Wrap Up

Fall Sports Wrap Up

November 19, 2013  
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This year has definitely been a fall to remember  for Ascension sports! Ascension has excelled not only academically, but also athletically. This year the volleyball team made their third state volleyball appearance, where they were semi-finalists. Danni Duck was also selected to play in the East/West... Read more »

Big Victory for the Volleyball Team

Big Victory for the Volleyball Team

October 8, 2013 • Veronica Droulia, Staff Writer  
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On Saturday, Oct. 8, the Lady Gators took home first place in the Newman High School Invitational Tournament in New Orleans, LA. Actually, this is the first year the volleyball team has attended this tournament. Also, the Lady Gators added a new, but familiar face to to the team, seventh grader Addie... Read more »

Volleyball Goes Pink

Volleyball Goes Pink

October 1, 2013 • Veronica Droulia, Staff Writer  
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In previous years, The AES Volleyball team has been very involved in charity work. This year the team has extremely dedicated to philanthropy. For instance, this summer, the girls volunteered at the Boys & Girls Club in Opelousas, LA. Accompanied by the Westminster Christian Academy volleyball team,... Read more »

Last Hurrah at Clark Field

Last Hurrah at Clark Field

September 18, 2013 • Veronica Droulia, Staff Writer  
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As most of you know, this Friday, Sept. 20th, is the last home football game at Clark Field ever. The new, on-campus football field has been in production since the beginning of the summer and will finally be ready. The Blue Gator football team will host their first on campus football field on Oct. 11,... Read more »

Volleyball Off to a Great Start

Volleyball Off to a Great Start

August 26, 2013 • Veronica Droulia, Staff Writer  
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For the past two months, the volleyball girls have been extensively training in the weight room and in the gym. Their first scrimmage, against Lafayette High, was a success! They ended up winning both games. “I wish it would’ve counted” said Mrs. Renard in chapel. Senior Laurel Smith... Read more »

Q&A With Coach “Des” Covers 2013 Football Season

Q&A With Coach "Des" Covers 2013 Football Season

August 26, 2013 • Anne Landry, Staff Writer  
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As fall creeps closer, what also approaches is football. Head AES Gator Football Coach Mike Desormeaux talked about this new playing season and all the potential it holds.   What are you excited about for this year’s football season and why? “This year I think what we are really excited... Read more »

Baseball Player Profile – The Blue Beadle

Baseball Player Profile - The Blue Beadle

April 17, 2013 • Frances Brumley, Staff Writer  
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What position do you play? “Pitcher, left field, and first base.” How many years have you been playing baseball at Ascension?” “This is my fifth year playing.” Other Sports: “Football” Team you’re most excited to play: “VC” Pre-game ritual:... Read more »

Pack the Stands This Afternoon

March 27, 2013 • Alex Stephens, Sports Writer  
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Today, March 27th, is pack the stands for the baseball and softball teams. These games are both huge district games against Central Catholic. All students are encouraged to come out to the field and support your gators. All of the students who go to the game will enjoy free tailgating with hamburgers... Read more »

Powerlifting Team Makes it to State in First Year

Powerlifting Team Makes it to State in First Year

March 6, 2013 • Alex Stephens, Sports Writer  
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This year AES has formed its first power lifting team in the school’s history. The team consists of two students, Miles Carrier and Mark Hodge, and both have competed in the regional meet and have both qualified for the state meet in West Monroe. Miles and Mark will travel to the state meet on... Read more »

On the Field: Basketball in Playoffs Once Again

On the Field: Basketball in Playoffs Once Again

February 18, 2013 • Alex Stephens, Sports Writer  
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With the boys basketball team having the best season in school history with a record of 22-5, the boys will host a home playoff game on Tuesday at 7 p.m. against Pointe Coupee Central. With their 22-5 season, the boys came out 13th in the class 1A power rankings. Pointe Coupee Central will come into... Read more »

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