Congratulations to junior Christanna Kirksey (Shot Put), senior Jonnai Jones (Shot Put), and sophomore Trent Wells (1600) for qualifying to the 2020 LHSAA Indoor Track and Field State Meet. They will be competing this Saturday at LSU in Baton Rouge.
So proud of our Byrd golfers who competed in the LA Junior Golf Tour Sam Burns 4 ball at Squire Creek CC. Senior Jake Marler and sophomore Cal Gosslee battled for 1st shooting a 2-day total of -11. Byrd female golfer, sophomore Sydney Moss and her partner from Lake Charles, took home 1st in the girls division shooting 75-79! Way to go!
Congratulations to Michael Cosse who was the winner of the Lyle Leader Essay Contest given to the Lyle Leader 2019 group at the banquet in 2019. The topic of the essay was Public Responsibility, Civic Responsibility and Philanthropy. He won a $1000 check from Dr. Lyle to use to further his academic work after graduation from C. E. Byrd High School.
Congratulations to the Byrd wrestling team for winning the City Championships. 1x champ Joseph Ramsey, 2x champ J W Fuller, Lee Bledsoe, Logan Lewis, 3x champ Matthew Born, Demetri Teddlie, Cameron Vaughns, and Bailee Creasey. 4x champ Jacob Blaze Yawn, with Teddlie and Yawn winning the outstanding wrestler awards. Taking second was Kylie Davis and Bobby Simpson. Also, congrats to Demetri Teddlie and Jacob Blaze Yawn for being on Rank Wrestlers list of All Americans.
Congratulations to the Byrd Lady Jackets Soccer team who are the District 1-5A Champions. Come support the Lady Jackets for the second round of the LHSSA state playoffs tomorrow evening at 5:30 here at Byrd High school.