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Parkway led 29-24 at the half. The Yellow Jackets rallied in thethird quarter and were up 40-38 going into the fourth. Bossier (27-3, 13-0) leads second-place Woodlawn (26-5, 11-2) bytwo games with one to play. The Knights defeated Benton 78-55 at Benton onTuesday, Kaalas Roots added 21 points, including three 3s. Forward DanteBell scored 16. Deandre Thomas and Cody Deen had nine each. “As a coach it’s easy to get caught up in w’s and L’s, butsometimes things are much more important. Watching guys grow individually andas a team was rewarding. Guys neverstopped fighting and we accomplished a lot of things. An honor to coach this team.” Bossier finished with 11 3-pointers. Bossier led 27-17 after the first eight minutes and 50-30 at thehalf. Parkway’s Tobias Boone hit two big 3-pointers in the fourth.Isaiah Robinson scored eight of his 12 points, including four free throws, inthe final period. Byrd (11-14, 5-6) will be headed to the Division I playoffs nextweek. Cason Dunlap led BTW (10-16, 7-6) with 14 points. Bossier closes the regular season against Northwood at home onFriday at 6 p.m. The Bearkats will be the No. 1 seed in the Class 4A playoffs. Southwood (24-9, 10-1) clinched at least a share of the districttitle with a 58-54 victory over Captain Shreve (17-13, 9-2). Airline (19-11,8-3) is in third place. In a post on Twitter Tuesday night, Picou wrote: In District 1-5A, the Airline Vikings defeated the HaughtonBuccaneers 81-60 at Airline, and the Parkway Panthers downed Byrd 60-56 atParkway. Parkway (13-12, 4-7) closes its season Friday at Shreve. At No.40 in the power rankings, the Panthers may not be going to the playoffs, butthey can finish with a winning record. It was Haughton’s final game of the season. The Bucs finished8-20 overall and 1-11 in district in Norm Picou’s first season as head coach.The eight wins are the most since the Bucs won the same number in the 2011-12season. The Vikings close the regular season Friday at Southwood. According to unofficial power rankings posted on louisianasportsline.com, Airline is No. 30 in Class 5A. A victory over No. 9 Southwood would likely mean a higher seed in the playoffs. He knocked down four of his six 3-pointers in the first quarterand scored 16 of the Bearkats’ 27 points. As usual, the Vikings shared the scoring load. Five playersscored in double figures. TJ Robinson led the team with 13 points. BraydenThompson, Fred Lemons, Quan Randle and Kyle McConathy all had 11. At Parkway, the Panthers avenged a 62-53 loss to Byrd in theteams’ first district game on Jan. 18. Kentrell Parker scored 11 of his game-high 25 points in the thirdquarter, helping Haughton get within six. But Airline dominated the fourthquarter and pulled away. Haughton’s Morris finished with 16 points. Benton dropped to 10-21 overall and 5-8 in 1-4A with the loss toWoodlawn. The Tigers close their season at BTW on Friday.Premier Diamond BoutiqueHong Kong’s first lab-grown diamond empirePremier Diamond Boutique|SponsoredSponsoredUndoNews gadgetThis watch takes the whole country by storm! it’s price? Ridiculous!News gadget|SponsoredSponsoredUndoTheTopFiveVPNThe Secret Netflix Doesn’t Want You To Know To Unblock RestrictionsTheTopFiveVPN|SponsoredSponsoredUndoPerfect-Dating.comAre You Ready to Meet Cool Guys in Tung Chung?Perfect-Dating.com|SponsoredSponsoredUndoTheTopFiveVPNThe Trick Netflix Doesn’t Want You To Know To Unlock RestrictionsTheTopFiveVPN|SponsoredSponsoredUndoAspireAbove.comRemember Abby from NCIS? Take A Deep Breath Before You See How She Looks NowAspireAbove.com|SponsoredSponsoredUndo At Airline, Haughton led 19-18 after a quarter sparked by XanderMorris’s nine points. Airline took control in the second, outscoring the Bucs21-10 for a 39-29 halftime lead. Bryce Roberts, who led the Panthers with 17 points, was 4-of-4from the line. Joey Wiggins scored four of his eight points. The Bossier Bearkats clinched the District 1-4A boys basketballchampionship with a 100-63 rout of Booker T. Washington on Tuesday night atBossier, Senior guard Jacoby Decker led Bossier with 32 points. Not forthe first time this season, Decker got off to a red-hot start. McConathy hit three 3-pointers, all in the first half. Thompson,a forward, led seven Vikings who scored in the fourth quarter with nine points.Robinson scored 11 in the second half. The Vikings handed the Cowboys their only district loss 62-61 in the teams’ first meeting on Jan. 22 at Airline.