1-27-23

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Yellow Jacket Sports (January 23 – January 29) 1/27  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Lakeshore | 7:00 pm 1/27  Varsity Boys Basketball vs. Benton | 7:30 pm 1/28  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Southshore | 2:00 pm New Today  The City of Shreveport has changed the afternoon times for the school zone have been changed to 2:30 until 4:30 pm.   …

1-26-23

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Yellow Jacket Sports (January 23 – January 29) 1/27  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Lakeshore | 7:00 pm 1/27  Varsity Boys Basketball vs. Benton | 7:30 pm 1/28  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Southshore | 2:00 pm New Today  The City of Shreveport has changed the afternoon times for the school zone have been changed to 2:30 until 4:30 pm.   …

1-25-23

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Yellow Jacket Sports (January 23 – January 29) 1/25  Boys Freshman/JV Basketball @ North Caddo | Freshmen Play at 5:30 JV plays after 1/25  Men’s Soccer vs. Airline @ Byrd | 6:15 pm 1/27  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Lakeshore | 7:00 pm 1/27  Varsity Boys Basketball vs. Benton | 7:30 pm 1/28  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Southshore | …

1-24-23

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Yellow Jacket Sports (January 23 – January 29) 1/24  Varsity Boys Basketball @ Airline | 7:30 pm 1/25  Boys Freshman/JV Basketball @ North Caddo | Freshmen Play at 5:30 JV plays after 1/25  Men’s Soccer vs. Airline @ Byrd | 6:15 pm 1/27  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Lakeshore | 7:00 pm 1/27  Varsity Boys Basketball vs. Benton | 7:30 …

1-23-23

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Yellow Jacket Sports (January 23 – January 29) 1/23 Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Airline | 6:00 pm 1/23  Men’s Soccer vs. Loyola Prep @ Messmer | 6 pm 1/24  Varsity Boys Basketball @ Airline | 7:30 pm 1/25  Boys Freshman/JV Basketball @ North Caddo | Freshmen Play at 5:30 JV plays after 1/25  Men’s Soccer vs. Airline @ Byrd …

2023 Byrd Baseball Buzz Bash – Take Me Out To The Ballgame

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The 2023 Byrd Baseball Buzz Bash – “Take Me Out To The Ballgame” is scheduled for Friday, Feb. 10 at East Ridge Country Club. Doors open at 7 p.m. There will be a silent auction, live auction, music, buffet dinner and a cash bar. Tickets are $50 and can be purchased through any Byrd baseball player. All proceeds go to …

1-20-23

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Yellow Jacket Sports (January 16 – January 22) 1/20  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Mt. Carmel | 6:00 pm 1/20  Varsity Boys Basketball vs. Haughton | 7:30 pm 1/21  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Dominican | 11:00 am 1/21  Men’s Soccer vs. Neville @ Neville | 2 pm New Today  The City of Shreveport has changed the afternoon times for …

1-19-23

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Yellow Jacket Sports (January 16 – January 22) 1/19  Men’s Soccer vs. Shreve @ Byrd | 6:15 pm 1/20  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Mt. Carmel | 6:00 pm 1/20  Varsity Boys Basketball vs. Haughton | 7:30 pm 1/21  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Dominican | 11:00 am 1/21  Men’s Soccer vs. Neville @ Neville | 2 pm New Today  …

1-18-23

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Yellow Jacket Sports (January 16 – January 22) 1/18 Boys Freshman/JV Basketball @ Loyola | Freshmen Play at 5:30 JV plays after 1/19  Men’s Soccer vs. Shreve @ Byrd | 6:15 pm 1/20  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Mt. Carmel | 6:00 pm 1/20  Varsity Boys Basketball vs. Haughton | 7:30 pm 1/21  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Dominican | …

1-17-23

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Yellow Jacket Sports (January 16 – January 22) 1/17 Varsity Boys Basketball vs. Shreve | 7:30 pm 1/18 Boys Freshman/JV Basketball @ Loyola | Freshmen Play at 5:30 JV plays after 1/19  Men’s Soccer vs. Shreve @ Byrd | 6:15 pm 1/20  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Mt. Carmel | 6:00 pm 1/20  Varsity Boys Basketball vs. Haughton | 7:30 …

1-16-23

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Yellow Jacket Sports (January 16 – January 22) 1/16 Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Benton | 6:00 pm 1/17 Varsity Boys Basketball vs. Shreve | 7:30 pm 1/18 Boys Freshman/JV Basketball @ Loyola | Freshmen Play at 5:30 JV plays after 1/19  Men’s Soccer vs. Shreve @ Byrd | 6:15 pm 1/20  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Mt. Carmel | …

1-13-23

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Yellow Jacket Sports (January 9 – January 15) 1/13  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Loyola | 6:00 pm 1/13  Varsity Boys Basketball @ Southwood | 7:30 pm 1/14  Men’s Soccer vs. Evangel @ Evangel | 10 am New Today  The City of Shreveport has changed the afternoon times for the school zone have been changed to 2:30 until 4:30 pm.   …

1-12-23

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Yellow Jacket Sports (January 9 – January 15) 1/12 Men’s Soccer vs. Benton @ Benton | 6:15 pm 1/13  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Loyola | 6:00 pm 1/13  Varsity Boys Basketball @ Southwood | 7:30 pm 1/14  Men’s Soccer vs. Evangel @ Evangel | 10 am New Today  The City of Shreveport has changed the afternoon times for the …

1-11-23

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Yellow Jacket Sports (January 9 – January 15) 1/11  Boys Freshman/JV Basketball @ Southwood | Freshmen Play at 5:30 JV plays after 1/12 Men’s Soccer vs. Benton @ Benton | 6:15 pm 1/13  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Loyola | 6:00 pm 1/13  Varsity Boys Basketball @ Southwood | 7:30 pm 1/14  Men’s Soccer vs. Evangel @ Evangel | 10 …

1-10-23

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Yellow Jacket Sports (January 9 – January 15) 1/10  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Magnet | 6:00 pm 1/10  Men’s Soccer vs. Caddo Magnet @ Byrd | 7:15 pm 1/11  Boys Freshman/JV Basketball @ Southwood | Freshmen Play at 5:30 JV plays after 1/12 Men’s Soccer vs. Benton @ Benton | 6:15 pm 1/13  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Loyola …

1-9-23

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Yellow Jacket Sports (January 9 – January 15) 1/10  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Magnet | 6:00 pm 1/10  Men’s Soccer vs. Caddo Magnet @ Byrd | 7:15 pm 1/11  Boys Freshman/JV Basketball @ Southwood | Freshmen Play at 5:30 JV plays after 1/12 Men’s Soccer vs. Benton @ Benton | 6:15 pm 1/13  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Loyola …

Brossette named Defensive MVP, five other Jackets earn All-City honors

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Meet the Shreveport Times All-City high school football team for the 2022 season Jimmy Watson Shreveport Times View Comments 0:49 1:27 The 2022 Shreveport Times All-City football team encompasses the 19 football schools within Caddo and Bossier parishes. The Times All-Area football includes schools in Bienville, Claiborne, DeSoto, Jackson, Lincoln, Natchitoches, Red River, Sabine, and Webster parishes. 2022 Shreveport Times …

Four Byrd Yellow Jackets named to Shreveport Bossier Journal All-Metro Team

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Links to the Shreveport Bossier Journal’s All-Metro Teams: SBJ All-Metro Offense, Specialists:  Tough choices, worthy winners | Shreveport-Bossier Journal (shreveportbossierjournal.com) SBJ All-Metro Defense: Performance easily identified standouts | Shreveport-Bossier Journal (shreveportbossierjournal.com)   OFFENSE Wide receiver – Daxton Chavez, Airline (Sr.) Wide receiver – Omarion Miller, North Caddo (Sr.) Wide receiver – Pearce Russell, Benton (Sr.) Offensive line – Quantavious Bradford, …

12-20-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (December 19 – December 25) . New Today  KByrd’s Christmas Special Link HERE: The One Where We Deck the Halls Youth and Government members who are interested in attending Model United Nations should see Mrs. Speyrer by TODAY. Cost is $280 paid on Payschools. The dates are March 2nd through March 4th. Students – Interested in traveling …

12-19-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (December 19 – December 25) 12/19  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. North Desoto | 5:30 pm New Today  KByrd’s Christmas Special Link HERE: The One Where We Deck the Halls Beta Club is working with Batteries Plus to collect toys for the Shreveport Fire Department’s Operation Santa Claus.  Homerooms can compete to collect the most toys for …

12-16-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (December 12 – December 18) 12/14 -12/17  Men’s Soccer Airline Tournament @ Airline | TBD 12/17  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. STM | 2:00 pm New Today  KByrd’s Christmas Special Link HERE: The One Where We Deck the Halls Astra Club – The baseball team has asked us once again to donate gift cards of any amount …

12-15-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (December 12 – December 18) 12/14 -12/17  Men’s Soccer Airline Tournament @ Airline | TBD 12/17  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. STM | 2:00 pm New Today  KByrd’s Christmas Special Link HERE: The One Where We Deck the Halls Astra Club Members – Do you want volunteer hours? All you have to do is attend the girls’ …

12-14-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (December 12 – December 18) 12/14 -12/17  Men’s Soccer Airline Tournament @ Airline | TBD 12/17  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. STM | 2:00 pm New Today  Byrd Choir will present Carols and Cocoa TONIGHT at 6:00 pm. The event will feature free cocoa and be held in the LEARNING CENTER.  Come out and listen to the …

12-13-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (December 12 – December 18) 12/13  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Haughton | 6:00 pm 12/14 -12/17  Men’s Soccer Airline Tournament @ Airline | TBD 12/17  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. STM | 2:00 pm New Today  Byrd Choir will present Carols and Cocoa TONIGHT at 6:00 pm. The event will feature free cocoa and be held …

12-12-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (December 12 – December 18) 12/12  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Evangel | 6:00 pm 12/12 Men’s Soccer vs. Loyola Prep @ Byrd | 6 pm 12/13  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Haughton | 6:00 pm 12/14 -12/17  Men’s Soccer Airline Tournament @ Airline | TBD 12/17  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. STM | 2:00 pm New …

Jackets in the News: Internet Poster Contest Winners

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Internet Poster Contest Winners – “Together for a Better Internet” 10th Grade – Miracle Edwards 11th Grade – Amanda Miller, Kaleigh Gordon, Aaliyah Dove, Madelyn Bomar, Jackson Hermes, Jasmine Henson and Camilia Adger 12th Grade – Caroline Carberry, Catherine Briery and Abigail Ramsey Congrats! Their posters will be sent on to District Competition.

12-9-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (December 5 – December 11) . New Today  We’ve got salads for sale all this week in the Hydroponics Lab!  Come and grab one for your lunch!  We have $2.00 and $3.00 salads! Byrd Choir will present Carols and Cocoa on Tuesday, December 13th, at 6:00 pm.  The event will feature free cocoa and be held in …

12-8-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (December 5 – December 11) 12/8 Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. West Monroe | 5:30 pm New Today  Byrd Choir will present Carols and Cocoa on Tuesday, December 13th, at 6:00 pm.  The event will feature free cocoa and be held in the Jack’s Java Courtyard.  Come out and listen to the beautiful carols of the season …

12-7-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (December 5 – December 11) 12/8 Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. West Monroe | 5:30 pm New Today Beta Club is working with Batteries Plus to collect toys for the Shreveport Fire Department’s Operation Santa Claus.  Homerooms can compete to collect the most toys for the chance to win a Donut party on December 20th.  Please donate …

12-6-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (December 5 – December 11) 12/6 Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Shreve | 6:00 pm 12/8 Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. West Monroe | 5:30 pm New Today Track and Field Meeting TODAY Congratulations to the Youth and Government members who attended the YMCA Youth Legislature Conference in Baton Rouge. Trey Deal and Landon Boykin had their …

12-5-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (December 5 – December 11) 12/6 Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Shreve | 6:00 pm 12/8 Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. West Monroe | 5:30 pm New Today KBYRD Episode – The One Where Somebody Deleted the Skit Track and Field Meeting TOMORROW Final Exam Schedule: Thursday, December 15, 2022 – 2nd and 4th Period Exams Friday, December 16, …

12-2-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 28 – December 4) 12/1 – 12/3  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer Dominican Tournament 12/2 – 12/3  Men’s Soccer Copa Tournament @ Lafayette | TBD New Today Students 9-12th Grades – If you work at Community Christmas, you WILL NOT be able to check out after it is over. Get your tickets to the Byrd Drama fall production …

12-1-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 28 – December 4) 12/1 – 12/3  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer Dominican Tournament 12/2 – 12/3  Men’s Soccer Copa Tournament @ Lafayette | TBD New Today Get your tickets to the Byrd Drama fall production of the murder mystery comedy, Clue. Performances have been changed to Thursday, December 1st through December 4th. There will be an OPEN …

11-30-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 28 – December 4) 12/1 – 12/3  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer Dominican Tournament 12/2 – 12/3  Men’s Soccer Copa Tournament @ Lafayette | TBD New Today College Visit – There will be a representative from the Army National Guard here during both lunch shifts at the back of the café. Students – Are you interested in …

Six Byrd players named First-Team All-District, including Brooks Brossette – Defensive MVP

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Byrd linebacker Brooks Brossette, the District 1-5A Defensive MVP, tackles Parkway running back Jaylan White, Co-Offensive MVP, during the Jackets’ victory over the Panthers. (Photo courtesy of April Nix Johnson) Here is the complete list of the All-District 1-5A team, chosen by the head coaches in the district:  OFFENSE WR – Daxton Chavez, Airline, Sr. WR – Cameron Jefferson, Airline, …

11-29-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 28 – December 4) 12/1 – 12/3  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer Dominican Tournament 12/2 – 12/3  Men’s Soccer Copa Tournament @ Lafayette | TBD New Today 2022 FALL LEAP 2025 EOC RETEST – The 2022 Fall LEAP 2025 testing window will open TODAY. This administration will be for those students who have previously been unsuccessful on …

2022 Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight – #93 Brennan Belanger

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The 23rd Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight shines brightly upon defensive tackle No. 93 Brennan Belanger. An integral part of the Purple Swarm Defense, Belanger finished the season with 30 total tackles, six tackles-for-loss and a sack. Belanger and the Yellow Jackets finished the 2022 season with an 8-4 record and an appearance in the state quarterfinals. #StingEm #onelove

11-28-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 28 – December 4) 11/28  Men’s Soccer vs. Southwood @ Byrd | 6 pm 12/1 – 12/3  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer Dominican Tournament 12/2 – 12/3  Men’s Soccer Copa Tournament @ Lafayette | TBD New Today College Visits – Digital Media TODAY 2022 FALL LEAP 2025 EOC RETEST – The 2022 Fall LEAP 2025 testing window …

2022 Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight – #90 Isaiah Ford

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The 22nd Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight shines brightly upon defensive end No. 90 Isaiah Ford. A 2021 All-District and All-City selection, Ford has put up even better numbers this season – 59 tackles, 12 tackles-for-loss and 6.5 sacks. See Isaiah and the Yellow Jackets battle the John Curtis Patriots tonight at Joe Yenni Stadium in Metairie. #StingEm #onelove

2022 Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight – #75 Kailen Moore

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The 21st Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight shines brightly upon offensive lineman No. 75 Kailen Moore. A two-year starter at tackle, Moore and his offensive line mates have helped Byrd to average 33.5 points and 359.7 yards of total offense. See Kailen and the Yellow Jackets battle the John Curtis Patriots tonight at Joe Yenni Stadium in Metairie. #StingEm #onelove

11-23-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 21 – November 27) Byrd Football Friday, November 25 • 7:00 PM Joe Yenni Stadium 400 Phlox Ave Metairie LA 70001 Tickets are $14 online CLICK HERE for the Gofan link for fans to purchase tickets for the Byrd vs John Curtis football game.  There will also be a cash gate. There is a clear bag …

11-22-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 21 – November 27) 11/22  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. St. Amant | 3:00 pm Byrd Football Friday, November 25 • 7:00 PM Joe Yenni Stadium 400 Phlox Ave Metairie LA 70001 Tickets are $14 online CLICK HERE for the Gofan link for fans to purchase tickets for the Byrd vs John Curtis football game.  There …

Ticket information and stadium policies for quarterfinal playoff game

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https://gofan.co/app/events/803281?schoolId=LA19980 Here is the Gofan link for fans to purchase tickets for the Byrd vs John Curtis football game.  There will also be a cash gate. There is a clear bag policy at the stadium. All who enter the gate will go through a security checkpoint. They will have to pass through a metal detector.  Please advise that no weapons will …

11-21-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 21 – November 27) 11/22  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. St. Amant | 2:00 pm Friday, November 25 • 7:00 PM Joe Yenni Stadium 400 Phlox Ave Metairie LA 70001 Tickets are $14 online (ticket link coming soon) New Today CLICK HERE for KBYRD Thanksgiving episode. Seniors – The Christmas on Caddo Fireworks Festival Scholarship application …

11-18-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 14 – November 20) 11/18-19  Boys and Girs Swim 2022 LHSAA Division 1 State Championship @ Sulphur Parks and Recreation Aquatic Center, Sulphur, LA 11/18-19 Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer Loyola Tournament 11/19  Men’s Varsity Soccer vs. West Monroe @ West Monroe | 10:00 am 11/19  Men’s Varsity Soccer vs. Ouachita Parish @ West Monroe | 3:00 …

2022 Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight – #56 James Stratton

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The 17th Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight shines brightly upon offensive lineman No. 56 James Stratton. Stratton, who’s the Student Council President and a National Merit semifinalist, and his offensive line mates have helped Byrd’s offense average nearly 350 yards of total offense and average 32 points per game. See James and the Yellow Jackets battle the Alexandria Trojans in the …

11-17-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 14 – November 20) 11/18-19  Boys and Girs Swim 2022 LHSAA Division 1 State Championship @ Sulphur Parks and Recreation Aquatic Center, Sulphur, LA 11/18-19 Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer Loyola Tournament 11/19  Men’s Varsity Soccer vs. West Monroe @ West Monroe | 10:00 am 11/19  Men’s Varsity Soccer vs. Ouachita Parish @ West Monroe | 3:00 …

11-16-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 14 – November 20) 11/18-19  Boys and Girs Swim 2022 LHSAA Division 1 State Championship @ Sulphur Parks and Recreation Aquatic Center, Sulphur, LA 11/18-19 Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer Loyola Tournament   New Today Students – If you’re looking for volunteer hours, for every five cans you donate, Mrs. Carberry will sign off on one volunteer …

11-15-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 14 – November 20) 11/18-19  Boys and Girs Swim 2022 LHSAA Division 1 State Championship @ Sulphur Parks and Recreation Aquatic Center, Sulphur, LA 11/18-19 Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer Loyola Tournament   New Today Students – Renaissance Honor Roll Days will be TODAY.  Please share with your students, and explain to your freshmen, especially that they …

11-14-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 14 – November 20) 11/18-19  Boys and Girs Swim 2022 LHSAA Division 1 State Championship @ Sulphur Parks and Recreation Aquatic Center, Sulphur, LA 11/18-19 Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer Loyola Tournament   New Today Students – Renaissance Honor Roll Days will be TODAY and TOMORROW.  Please share with your students, and explain to your freshmen, especially …

11-11-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 7 – November 13) 11/12 Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Magnet | 2:00 pm New Today Remember to thank a Veteran today for their service! Students – If you are interested in entering the Reflections contests, please see one of your teachers for the information.  Your entry may be dance, film, literature, music composition, visual arts …

2022 Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight – No. 46 Hunter Thrasher

Football 2022 Senior Spotlight, Athletics, Football

The 15th Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight shines brightly upon defensive back No 46 Hunter Thrasher. Thrasher has made the most of his playing time this season as he’s tallied 21 total tackles, including 19 solo stops. He’s registered three tackles for loss and one sack. Against Southwood, he picked off two passes and forced a fumble. See Hunter and the …

11-10-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 7 – November 13) 11/12 Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Magnet | 2:00 pm New Today Students – If you are interested in entering the Reflections contests, please see one of your teachers for the information.  Your entry may be dance, film, literature, music composition, visual arts and photography.  All entries must be on a flash …

11-9-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (November 7 – November 13) 11/12 Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Magnet | 2:00 pm New Today PTSA Meeting scheduled for today is CANCELLED due to conflicts.  Students – If you are interested in entering the Reflections contests, please see one of your teachers for the information.  Your entry may be dance, film, literature, music composition, visual …

Girl Lacrosse Practices Begins Monday, Nov 7th

Lacrosse Girls Byrd High School

Calling all LADY LAXERS! Come join us for a 2 week free trial period to see if the LAX life is for you! Practice begins at 4:15pm at LSUS near the tennis courts! Practices will be held Monday-Thursday 4:15-5:30pm! Questions…contact Kirsten Palmer 318-470-6400/kirshv1@gmail.com!

11-7-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 31 – November 6) 11/12 Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Magnet | 2:00 pm New Today PTSA meeting next week • Wednesday, November 9th at noon in the Learning Center   Raising Cane’s Color Your Cane Contest • November 4 – November 16 – Drop your coloring sheet at any Shreveport-Bossier Restaurant for a chance to win! …

11-4-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 31 – November 6) 11/4  CE Byrd Football vs. Natchitoches Central @ Turpin Stadium | 7 pm New Today PTSA meeting next week • Wednesday, November 9th at noon in the Learning Center   Students taking dual enrollment through Louisiana Tech University – The deadline to withdraw from a course with a grade of “W” is TODAY. Please see …

2022 Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight – No. 27 Tyler Nichols

Football 2022 Senior Spotlight, Athletics, Football

The 14th Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight shines brightly upon wingback No. 27 Tyler Nichols. A standout in football and baseball at Byrd, Nichols has been a two-year starter at wingback for the Jackets. He’s rushed for 259 yards and two touchdowns and is averaging 5.6 yards per carry. See Tyler and the Yellow Jackets battle the Natchitoches Central Chiefs on …

Girl Lacrosse Practices Begins Monday, Nov 7th

Lacrosse Girls Byrd High School

Calling all LADY LAXERS! Come join us for a 2 week free trial period to see if the LAX life is for you! Practice begins at 4:15pm at LSUS near the tennis courts! Practices will be held Monday-Thursday 4:15-6pm! Questions…contact Kirsten Palmer 318-470-6400/kirshv1@gmail.com!

11-3-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 31 – November 6) 11/3  Lady Jackets Varsity Soccer vs. Alexandria | 5:30 pm 11/4  CE Byrd Football vs. Natchitoches Central @ Turpin Stadium | 7 pm New Today PTSA meeting next week • Wednesday, November 9th at noon in the Learning Center Boys Basketball will have tryouts TODAY from 4:30 until 5:30 pm.  Students taking dual …

2022 Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight – No. 26 Devon Strickland

Football 2022 Senior Spotlight, Athletics, Football

The 13th Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight shines brightly upon fullback No. 26 Devon Strickland. Strickland led the team in rushing in 2021 with 937 yards. He has 426 rushing yards and five touchdowns as well as 10 receptions for 163 yards this season. See Devon and the Yellow Jackets battle the Natchitoches Central Chiefs on Friday, Nov. 4, at Turpin …

2022 Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight – No. 25 Jude Partington

Football 2022 Senior Spotlight, Athletics, Football

The 12th Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight shines brightly upon defensive back No. 25 Jude Partington. Partington has 31 total tackles, two interceptions for 37 return yards and a fumble return of 70 yards for a touchdown. It was the fifth longest fumble return for a touchdown in the 118-year history of Yellow Jackets football. See Jude and the Yellow Jackets battle …

2022 Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight – No. 23 Wyatt Watkins

Football 2022 Senior Spotlight, Athletics, Football

The 11th Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight shines brightly upon defensive end No. 23 Wyatt Watkins. Last Friday, Watkins and the Purple Swarm Defense posted a shutout against the Southwood Cowboys. This season he has totaled 29 tackles, five tackles-for-loss and two sacks. See Wyatt and the Yellow Jackets battle the Natchitoches Central Chiefs on Friday, Nov. 4, at Turpin Stadium …

10-27-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 24 – October 30) 10/27  CE Byrd Volleyball JV and Varsity vs Benton | 5 and 6 pm 10/28  CE Byrd Football vs Southwood @ Lee Hedges (visitor) | 7 pm 10/29  Girls and Boys Swim Red River High School Conference Championship @ Louisiana Tech Lambright Wellness Center, Ruston, LA (Preliminaries and Finals- All Day) | …

10-26-22

PTSAByrdBlast Byrd High School, PTSA Byrd Blast

Yellow Jacket Sports (October 24 – October 30) 10/27  CE Byrd Volleyball JV and Varsity vs Benton | 5 and 6 pm 10/28  CE Byrd Football vs Southwood @ Lee Hedges (visitor) | 7 pm 10/29  Girls and Boys Swim Red River High School Conference Championship @ Louisiana Tech Lambright Wellness Center, Ruston, LA (Preliminaries and Finals- All Day) | …

10-25-22

PTSAByrdBlast Byrd High School, PTSA Byrd Blast

Yellow Jacket Sports (October 24 – October 30) 10/25 CE Byrd Volleyball JV and Varsity vs Southwood | 5 and 6 pm 10/27  CE Byrd Volleyball JV and Varsity vs Benton | 5 and 6 pm 10/28  CE Byrd Football vs Southwood @ Lee Hedges (visitor) | 7 pm 10/29  Girls and Boys Swim Red River High School Conference Championship …

10-24-22

PTSAByrdBlast Byrd High School, PTSA Byrd Blast

Yellow Jacket Sports (October 24 – October 30) 10/25 CE Byrd Volleyball JV and Varsity vs Southwood | 5 and 6 pm 10/27  CE Byrd Volleyball JV and Varsity vs Benton | 5 and 6 pm 10/28  CE Byrd Football vs Southwood @ Lee Hedges (visitor) | 7 pm 10/29  Girls and Boys Swim Red River High School Conference Championship …

Jackets in the News: 10-21-22

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Congratulations Char’Niyah Lars and Braden Tucker! After the final round of competition, they were selected out of 720 Louisiana High School Choir Students to be a member of the 2022 LMEA All-State Choir.   Congratulations to the Character Education Poster Contest Winners!  Their posters will be sent to CPSB for district competition.                 11th Grade – Morgan Ashley Spradling, Mary Sistrunk …

Jackets in the News: Swim

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Congratulations to our swimmers who shined in the High School Invitational on Saturday! Both the Boys and Girls placed 1st in the team events. Aiden Kiihnel, Graham Carter, Caston Feazel, and Isaac Andrews all placed 1st in their events, and the Boys Relay foursome consisting of Eli Griffith, Jackson Cooper, Conly Bradford and Jurandir Neto placed 6th in the Freestyle Relay …

10-21-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 17 – October 23) 10/21  CE Byrd Volleyball Varsity vs Airline | 5 pm 10/22 CE Byrd Volleyball Varsity – ARCA/Lafayette New Today College Visits – Marines • TODAY Students – Come support your Lady Jacket Volleyball team as they take on Airline in the District match-up this evening at 5:00 pm. Congratulations to our swimmers who shined in …

10-18-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 17 – October 23) 10/18 Boys and Girls Swim Dual Meet vs Calvary @ Town South Pool, Shreveport, LA | 7 PM 10/18 CE Byrd Volleyball Freshman, JV, and Varsity vs Haughton | 5 and 6 pm 10/19 CE Byrd Volleyball JV and Varsity vs Pineville | 5 and 6 pm 10/20  CE Byrd Football vs …

10-17-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 17 – October 23) 10/18 Boys and Girls Swim Dual Meet vs Calvary @ Town South Pool, Shreveport, LA | 7 PM 10/18 CE Byrd Volleyball Freshman, JV, and Varsity vs Haughton | 5 and 6 pm 10/19 CE Byrd Volleyball JV and Varsity vs Pineville | 5 and 6 pm 10/20  CE Byrd Football vs …

10-14-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 10 – October 16) 10/14  CE Byrd Football vs Parkway @ Preston Crownover Stadium | 7 pm 10/15  Boys and Girls Swim October YNWL High School Invitational @ YMCA BHP Billiton, Shreveport, LA | 12 PM 10/15  CE Byrd Volleyball Varsity – Natch Central Tourney New Today Student of the Year – We are beginning the …

2022 Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight – No. 18 Walker Fox

Football 2022 Senior Spotlight, Athletics, Football

The 10th Raising Cane’s Senior Spotlight shines brightly upon defensive back No. 18 Walker Fox. A two-sport athlete at Byrd, Fox moved from the offensive side to the defensive side of the football this season and has made an immediate impact. He’s totaled 33 tackles, three tackles-for-loss, two pass breakups, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery. See Walker and …

10-13-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 10 – October 16) 10/13  CE Byrd Volleyball Freshman, JV, and Varsity vs Parkway | 4, 5, 6 pm 10/14  CE Byrd Football vs Parkway @ Preston Crownover Stadium | 7 pm 10/15  Boys and Girls Swim October YNWL High School Invitational @ YMCA BHP Billiton, Shreveport, LA | 12 PM 10/15  CE Byrd Volleyball Varsity …

10-12-22

PTSAByrdBlast Byrd High School, PTSA Byrd Blast

Yellow Jacket Sports (October 10 – October 16) 10/13  CE Byrd Volleyball Freshman, JV, and Varsity vs Parkway | 4, 5, 6 pm 10/14  CE Byrd Football vs Parkway @ Preston Crownover Stadium | 7 pm 10/15  Boys and Girls Swim October YNWL High School Invitational @ YMCA BHP Billiton, Shreveport, LA | 12 PM 10/15  CE Byrd Volleyball Varsity …

10-11-22

PTSAByrdBlast Byrd High School, PTSA Byrd Blast

Yellow Jacket Sports (October 10 – October 16) 10/11 Boys and Girls Swim Dual Meet vs Parkway @ Town South Pool, Shreveport, LA | 7 PM 10/13  CE Byrd Volleyball Freshman, JV, and Varsity vs Parkway | 4, 5, 6 pm 10/14  CE Byrd Football vs Parkway @ Preston Crownover Stadium | 7 pm 10/15  Boys and Girls Swim October …

10-10-22

PTSAByrdBlast Byrd High School, PTSA Byrd Blast

Yellow Jacket Sports (October 10 – October 16) 10/11 Boys and Girls Swim Dual Meet vs Parkway @ Town South Pool, Shreveport, LA | 7 PM 10/13  CE Byrd Volleyball Freshman, JV, and Varsity vs Parkway | 4, 5, 6 pm 10/14  CE Byrd Football vs Parkway @ Preston Crownover Stadium | 7 pm 10/15  Boys and Girls Swim October …

Jackets in the News: Poster Contest Winners

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Diversity Poster Contest Winners: 11th Grade – Lily Blaylock and Mary Sistrunk 12th Grade- Mary Wellington, Catherine Briery, Caroline Carberry and Cassidy Lee Mental Health Poster Contest Winners:  9th Grade – Lucy Tran  10th Grade – Asia Webster 11th Grade – Katherine Anthony, Lily Blaylock, Angelica Abeja, Lamyah Baker, Mary Sistrunk 12th Grade – Kaitlin Barnett, Caroline Carberry, Catherine Briery, …

Stronger.  Better.  Byrd Lacrosse.  Do you have what it takes to play?!

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The Byrd High School Boys Lacrosse team is looking for players. Do you think you have what it takes to play with us?! If you think you do, fill out the Interest Form to get on our contact list and GEAR UP! We’re looking for players who are: Competitive, Physical, Athletic, Coachable, Mentally and Physically Tough!! Byrd Lacrosse is recognized …

10-7-22

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Yellow Jacket Sports (October 3 – October 9) 10/7  CE Byrd Football vs Haughton @ Lee Hedges | 7 pm 10/8  Boys and Girls Swim October Ruston High School Invitational @ Louisiana Tech Lambright Wellness Center, Ruston, LA | 9 AM 10/8  CE Byrd Volleyball Varsity – Natch Central Tri New Today GAYARRE HISTORY CLUB is accepting new and returning …

10-6-22

PTSAByrdBlast Byrd High School, PTSA Byrd Blast

Yellow Jacket Sports (October 3 – October 9) 10/6  CE Byrd Volleyball Freshman, JV, and Varsity vs Shreve @ Shreve | 4, 5, 6 pm 10/7  CE Byrd Football vs Haughton @ Lee Hedges | 7 pm 10/8  Boys and Girls Swim October Ruston High School Invitational @ Louisiana Tech Lambright Wellness Center, Ruston, LA | 9 AM 10/8  CE …

10-5-22

PTSAByrdBlast Byrd High School, PTSA Byrd Blast

Yellow Jacket Sports (October 3 – October 9) 10/6  CE Byrd Volleyball Freshman, JV, and Varsity vs Shreve @ Shreve | 4, 5, 6 pm 10/7  CE Byrd Football vs Haughton @ Lee Hedges | 7 pm 10/8  Boys and Girls Swim October Ruston High School Invitational @ Louisiana Tech Lambright Wellness Center, Ruston, LA | 9 AM 10/8  CE …