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Bulldogs make quick work of intra-squad scrimmage to close drills

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  • 5/24/17 9:16pm

It took longer to prepare to postgame jambalaya Wednesday than it did for Lutcher’s intra-squad scrimmage to close spring practice. Some spring games can take longer than a regular-season game but the Bulldogs made quick work of things by finishing up their scrimmage in less than 90 minutes. “I just thought we got enough possessions in and didn’t want to risk any injuries. Injuries happen when kids get tired. We just... Keep Reading

Late start gets everyone involved for two-time champion Bulldogs

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  • 5/10/17 6:51pm

It may appear that when you are a two-time defending state champion, you can start practice as late as you want to. That may have seemed like the case for Lutcher’s football team but there was more to it than just a late debut for the 2017 Bulldogs. “We were just trying to make sure we just had as many guys here as possible,” said Dwain Jenkins, who is conducting his second... Keep Reading

Lutcher’s stars shine in spring game over visiting Loranger

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  • 5/18/16 10:14pm

The guys who were supposed to shine did so Wednesday in Lutcher’s spring game against visiting Loranger. Lutcher quarterback Jontre Kirklin ran for two touchdowns and tossed scoring tosses to receivers Al’dontre Davis and Tariq Belvin. Meanwhile, the Bulldogs defense shut down the Wolves after allowing a touchdown on the opening series of the scrimmage. “On the first drive, they kind of caught us a little bit off guard but... Keep Reading

No rain on Jenkins’ spring debut parade as Lutcher Bulldog coach

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  • 5/2/16 7:57pm

Not even the football gods could deny Dwain Jenkins his date with destiny. The one-time Lutcher assistant and former head coach at St. James, Jenkins led his first spring practice as top Dog on Monday afternoon. Inches of rain over the course of several days and a forecast for even more, could have caused a delay in Lutcher’s initial day of practice under the Bulldogs’ first new head coach since 1991. Artificial turf,... Keep Reading

Bulldogs make most of rain-filled opportunity versus Broadmoor

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  • 5/15/15 10:14pm

Poor weather conditions caused a delay – and then a shortening – of Lutcher’s spring game against visiting Broadmoor, but the Bulldogs made the most of a limited opportunity Friday. A continuing, mostly daylong rain backed up the game for about an hour. Finally playing throughout a light rain, the first units of each team got in six possessions. The Bulldogs scored on five of the six possessions in a 33-0 win over... Keep Reading