Choudrant, Creek girls advance
Choudrant High pulled off an upset on the road, and Cedar Creek High was a winner at home to give Lincoln Parish a pair of victories in the opening round of the girls’ 2012 Louisiana High School Athletic Association basketball playoffs on Monday night.
The Lady Aggies (15-24) shocked favored Glenmora 33-32 in Class B and the Lady Cougars (21-9) got past Opelousas Catholic 53-48 in Class 1A.
Two other parish teams were eliminated in the first round of the state playoffs. Ruston’s New Living Word (4-24) lost at Gibsland-Coleman 50-37 in Class C and Simsboro (13-21) was a 70-34 victim at Florien in Class B.