Rosters, jamboree schedules sought

If your school has a roster and a jamboree schedule, we need it.

High school football and volleyball teams in Baton Rouge, New Orleans and throughout south Louisiana are asked to submit their rosters for the fall season as soon as possible to The Advocate sports staff.

Rosters and schedules can be faxed to (225) 388-0318 or emailed to Robin Fambrough at

Even if your team submitted a roster over the summer, it is imperative that an updated version be submitted.

If you have any questions, contact Fambrough at (225) 383-1111, extenstion 80412.

Rules clinics begin

The Louisiana High School Athletic Association football rules clinics for coaches begin Monday at Lutcher High.

Other rules clinics are set for Tuesday at Jennings High, Wednesday at Ruston High, Aug. 19 at the LHSAA office and Aug. 20 at Pineville High. All meetings are set for 7 p.m. A makeup clinic is set Aug. 25, also at the LHSAA office.

Coaching moves

Former LSU football player Josh Dworaczyk is set to be an assistant football coach at his alma mater, Catholic High-New Iberia this season. Dworaczyk, an offensive lineman, completed his eligibility at LSU last season.

St. James High has added Shonese Evans as its volleyball coach and Curtis Lawrence as its girls basketball coach.

Evans, a former Mississippi Valley volleyball and track competitor, was a three-sport standout in high school at H.L. Bourgeois.

Lawrence was previously the girls basketball coach at Xavier Prep in New Orleans, where his teams made the playoffs in six of his eight seasons and claimed two district titles and three runner-up finishes. Lawrence’s 2012-13 team was ranked as high as No. 6 in Class 3A.

Open dates

Belaire seeks a football scrimmage opponent this fall. Call coach Keith Woods at (225) 933-7350.

Catholic High-New Iberia seeks baseball games March 3, March 11, April 19, April 24 and April 26. CHSNI also needs teams for its tournament March 20-23. Contact coach Catholic-NI coach Andrew Madden at (337) 519-3574.

Boosters, tourney sought

Plaquemine High’s Green Devil Booster Club will hold its first meeting at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 15 in the PHS gym. New members are welcome.

PHS also seeks a baseball tournament from March 13-15. Call Plaquemine Athletic Director Scott Allen at (225) 202-5108 for details on both items.

Basketball officials meeting

The Baton Rouge Area Basketball Officials Association will begin its series of weekly meetings each Wednesday at 6 p.m. at Family Christian Academy gym Sept. 4.

Veteran officials and anyone interested in becoming an official should attend.

Contact association President Harry Jenkins at (225) 892-7042 or assignment secretary Virgil Pratt at (225) 485-0800 for details.

Zachary Hall of Fame

Zachary High is accepting nominations for its Athletic Hall of Fame. Deadline to submit nominations is Sept. 1.

Contact ZHS Athletic Director Joey Sanchez for a nomination form at Nominations for athletes who competed at Northwestern High School also will be accepted. Call Sanchez at (225) 654-2776, ext. 529 or (225) 287-3037 for details.