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Luck of the draw gives Lutcher Bulldogs tough opener at Salmen

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  • 11/8/17 3:46pm

There’s one thing Lutcher coach Dwain Jenkins has learned about the high school football playoffs. “When you get to the playoffs, it’s all about matchups and the luck of the draw in some ways,” the Bulldogs coach. In that regard, Lutcher drew a tough matchup to open the Class 4A playoffs when the Bulldogs, the No. 24 seed, travel to Slidell to take on No. 9 Salmen on Friday night. The ... Keep Reading

Late winning streak gives Lutcher a lot to play for versus Green Devils

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  • 11/1/17 1:31pm

A chance at four wins in a row, second place in the district, a break-even season and a home playoff game – the Lutcher Bulldogs certainly have a lot to play for on Friday night. None of that seemed likely after Week 6 of the season when Lutcher lost to Parkview Baptist in the District 6-4A opener to fall to 1-5 on the season. “There’s a lot of things that going 1-0... Keep Reading

Turnover issue working in LHS’ favor for improving Bulldogs

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  • 10/24/17 7:01pm

Lutcher has won two football games in a row but it’s not yet time to break up the Bulldogs. “We have improved,” Lutcher coach Dwain Jenkins said. “Sometimes that’s hard for other people who aren’t here every day and not seeing what goes on the practice field may not understand. “What’s proving out over the year is we went into the season thinking... Keep Reading

Season-laden Woodlawn squad latest challenge for Bulldogs

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  • 10/17/17 7:55pm

It seems even Mother Nature notices when the Lutcher Bulldogs win a football game. “The weather this morning finally makes it feel like football season,” Lutcher coach Dwain Jenkins said Monday morning with his team coming off a 41-0 victory over St. Michael’s last Friday for only the Bulldogs’ second win of the season. The win couldn’t help but bring some positive vibes to the Bulldogs, Jenkins said. ... Keep Reading

Bulldogs taking ‘one-game season’ approach for final four games

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  • 10/10/17 6:40pm

When a program such as Lutcher falls to 1-5, maybe it’s time to take a different sort of approach to the season. “We just have to understand that everything for us now is a one-week season. We have to figure out a way over the next four weeks to go 1-0. It has to start this week. It’s just getting our kids up for the game and believe and play,... Keep Reading