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Trent Dupuis scored 11 points for KHS on Friday.

Kaplan gets needed win

The Kaplan Pirates stayed alive in the playoff picture by beating the Franklin Hornets, 55-40, on Friday at home.
The Pirates entered Friday’s game seeded No. 35 in the latest Class 3A LHSAA Power Rankings.
The top 32 earn a bid to the playoffs.
With the win, Kaplan could move up a notch or two in the standings.
After a slow first half (16 points scored by Kaplan), the team stepped it up in the second half.
Kaplan scored 37 points, including 24 in the fourth period.
Three Pirates finished with double digit scoring.
Trent Dupuis and Creed Rudd had each 11 points. Ryan Gratz made 10.
Taylor Dupuis and Quitlan Cobb poured in each eight points. Logan Roy made eight.

Franklin girls...31

The Kaplan Lady Pirates did not help their cause of making it to the Class 3A playoffs.
The Lady Pirates were seeded No. 32 heading into the game against Franklin. A win would give them almost a sure shot of making the playoffs.
But Franklin pulled off a 31-28 win on Friday.
Kaplan will find out Monday if it snuck into the playoffs.
Hollie Johnnie and Tori Riggs scored eight points for KHS.
Rylie Frick made six and Leah Frick chipped in four.

Erath girls...55

Monette Bolden scored 23 points as the Erath Lady Bobcats cruised to a 55-26 district win on Friday.
She made five three pointers.
Alexis Lege chipped in 11 and Madison Hebert made six. Reanne Walsh scored seven points.


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