Lady Spartans Continue to Roll
Turning to LHSAA girls’ regional round Class 4A basketball playoff action, the two-time defending state champion Salmen Lady Spartans continued to roll, cruising past No. 15 seed Loyola Prep 74-42 behind Kalani Brown’s double-double with 23 points and 14 rebounds. Brown, who connected on 11-of-15 shots, also swatted away three shots to help spark the Lady Spartans’ win. Tiera Warren finished with 15 points, hitting three 3-pointers followed by Deja Starks with 13 points.
Salmen (25-4) hosts No. 7 Rayne tomorrow afternoon at 3 o’clock in the quarterfinals. Rayne beat No. 10 St. Thomas More 57-34 in the regional round to advance.