Elton High School Lady Indians Claim the Class 1 A State Championship
It has been a long time coming, and Jeff Davis Parish is proud to congratulate the Elton High School Lady Indians and Coach Roland LaComb for their phenomenal basketball season, claiming both the District Championship Title and the Louisiana Class 1 A State Championship Title. It has been forty-four years since a State Championship Title has been secured by the Elton High School Lady Indian basketball team. Through years of determination, endurance, and perseverance, the Lady Indians have continued the quest, and what a sweet victory it is for the 2018-2019 Lady Indians.
The Lady Indians, under the direction of Head Coach, Roland Lacomb and CECP coaches, Steve Wharton and Kaitlyn Lacomb, ended the 2018-19 basketball season with a season record of 30-3. The Lady Indians were undefeated as the 4 1A District Champions (14-0).
The Lady Indians entered playoff action and dominated as follows:
Regional Round - Lady Indians defeated Merryville (58-30)
Quarterfinal Round - Lady Indians defeated Tensas (88-87 OT)
Semi-Final Round - Lady Indians defeated Kipp BTW (38-34)
Finals - Lady Indians defeated Delhi (51-44)
Lady Indian Vici Woods earned the Class 1 A State Championship Most Outstanding Player Award and made the 2019 Girls Marsh Madness All-Tournament Team.
Hard word does indeed pay off! Congratulations to the Lady Indians, Coach Roland Lacomb, Vici Woods, Elton High School, and the Elton community for representing Jefferson Davis Parish in such a positive way! We are so happy for all of you and are proud of all that you have accomplished!
Elton High Lady Indians 2018 - 19 District and State 1A Champions: