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St. Augustine student receives academic grant from Jack Fielkow Scholarship Program

Herbert Watts, a Five-Year Member of the Youth Academy, will receive $2,000 to Assist with Room & Board Expenses at Prairie View A&M University New Orleans MLB Youth Academy member and St. Augustine High School senior Herbert Watts has been named recipient of the 2020 Jack Fielkow Scholarship Program. Watts will receive a $2,000 scholarship

American Legion Baseball Tournament – Let’s Play Ball!

The American Legion Baseball State Tournament, was a welcome return to sports. Ernest M. Henry Post 438, faced Ponstein’s. Both teams and fans alike, couldn’t have been happier to hear the sweetest words in baseball, “Let’s Play Ball.” The LHSAA Spring baseball season was cut short on March 12, due to the Covid-19 pandemic. However, because

Two Purple Knights named to Clarion Herald’s 2019-2020 Elite Basketball Team

Two St. Augustine seniors earned a place on the 2019-2020 Clarion Herald Elite Boys’ Basketball Team. Both guards, Jaron Pierre Jr. and D’Mari Wiltz, were starters on the Purple Knight varsity team and were recognized for their talent and leadership on the court. Senior point guard D’Mari Wiltz earns Co-Outstanding Player designation  Wiltz is one of only two players that

Neal Hamilton named to LHSAA Class All-Academic Team

St. Augustine senior guard Neal P. Hamilton III, has been named to the 2019-2020 Louisiana High School Athletic Association’s (LHSAA) Boys Basketball Class All-Academic Team. The LHSAA All-Academic Award Program recognizes the academic excellence of senior student-athletes who have attained a 3.5 grade point average or higher by placing them on the Composite All-Academic Team or Class All-Academic Team.

Purple Knight Golf – Recent match

What a great day it was for nine holes, as our Purple Knight Golf team hit the green for the second time this season. The Purple Knights took on the Brother Martin Crusaders, at Bayou Oaks (South), in City Park. On the course competing were: Team Captain, Brandon Williams – Junior. Team Co-Captain, Zion Brown

Track and Field recent Meet Results

On Friday, March 6th, at the Patrick L. Ruth Memorial Relays, in Tad Gormley Stadium, the track and field team was focused, prepared and ready to compete at a high level. Not only did they compete, they shined, as Purple Knights do. Shot Put 2nd place – Zachary LeBeau 3rd place – Jabazz Perique Discus

St. Aug vs. Scotlandville title game recap.

The Purple Knights went  31-1 this season, (12-0) in District 9-5A while playing 7 games without Head Coach Mitchell Johnson.  The Purple Knight team led by seniors, Jaron Pierre Jr, Jaden Clark, D’Mari Wiltz, Jaheim Walters,  Rodney Atkinson, Neal Hamilton III and Kendal Rowan, they were poised to make their run at a title. This year, was

All Teams Schedule: Week of Mar 16 – Mar 22

Mar 16 Boys Junior Varsity Baseball vs. Saint Martin’S Episcopal School 4:00 pm | Perry Roehm Stadium Mar 17 Boys Varsity Baseball at St. Martins 4:30 pm | Mike Miley Stadium Mar 17 Boys Freshman Baseball vs. John Curtis Christian High School 5:00 pm | John Curtis High School Mar 18 Boys Varsity Track vs.

State Championship game closed to fans

The State Championship game between St. Augustine High School and Scotlandville High School set for Saturday, March 14 will continue. However, as a result of the Gov. John Bel Edwards announcement limiting public gatherings to no more than 250 people, the game will be closed to the general public.  This means that at this time