Berwick’s Kenan Jones leaped to a third-place finish in the triple jump in Class 3A to lead the Panthers’ competitors at the Louisiana High School Athletic Association/Allstate Sugar Bowl State Tra
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The District 9-3A Relays were held Thursday at Berwick High School.
E.D. White High School swept the team wins in boys and girls varsity.
LSU track standout Vernon Norwood, foreground, competes in the 400-meter run Saturday at LSU’s Alumni Gold meet. Norwood, a Morgan City High School alum, ran the NCAA’s fastest 400-meter time Saturday with a personal best of 44.44. The time also ranks second in the world this year behind 2012 Olympic Gold Medalist Kirani James, who has run 44.31 this season. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of LSU Sports Information)
Saturday’s LSU Alumni Gold meet marked the outdoor season opener for LSU’s 2015 NCAA Indoor Champion Vernon Norwood in his favored 400-meter dash, and the Tiger sprint star turned in the NCAA’s fas