Archive for Category "Athletics"

Dunham Boys Win First State Tennis Title

Youth helped serve up a title for The Dunham School boys on the final day of the Allstate Sugar Bowl/LHSAA Tennis tournament. Dunham scored 8.5 points to edge Evangel Christian by one point for its Division IV State title at the University of Louisiana at Monroe.  “The Dunham girls have [...]

Dunham Hall of Fame Honors New Inductees

Multi-sport athletes Lauren Haynes Parks '02 and Mitch McIlwain '94 were formally  inducted into the Dunham Athletics Hall of Fame at a dinner held April 19 at the Renaissance Hotel.  As a Dunham Tiger, Mitch McIlwain ’94 was a multi-sport athlete who excelled on the football field and the baseball diamond [...]

Tigers Add All District Honors to Championship Season

Still basking in the glow of Dunham’s first State Basketball Championship since 1998, Dunham Tiger basketball players are receiving postseason recognition for their outstanding performance on the court this season.  Tigers captured five spots on the 8-2A All District First Team which included Ralph Davenport ’19, Ty Spurlock ‘19 [...]

Tiger Athletes Ready to Compete at Next Level

With the stroke of a pen, three Tiger seniors realized their dreams to compete at the collegiate level. Lady Tiger basketball player Hannah Barrow, Tiger catcher Nick Harris and Aqua Tiger  Miles Jantzi signed national letters of intent before family, friends and classmates during a brief ceremony held in Dunham’s [...]

Dunham's Tiger 'Sharks' Feed on Episcopal Pitching in 15-2 win

By William Weathers, The Advocate The miniature toy shark that’s been prominently perched outside The Dunham School’s dugout since last season represented a reoccurring theme in Monday’s District 8-2A encounter at rival Episcopal.  The Tigers offense went into an early feeding frenzy, scoring five runs in the top of the [...]

Lady Tigers Earn All District Recognition

It was a season to remember as our Lady Tigers won their first district championship since 1996; coach Chad Myers reached the 200th win milestone and the Lady Tigers reached the quarterfinals of the LHSAA Division III playoffs. For their stellar efforts on the court this season, these Lady Tigers [...]