THREE Point Shot

In this edition of the Three Point Stance, Rodrick Anderson and Warren Arceneaux preview the upcoming week in high school basketball.

What is the best boys game on the schedule?

WA: A pair of unbeatens meet in Iowa tonight when Hathaway visits. The Hornets are 12-0 while the Yellow Jackets have started the season with three double-digit wins behind a stingy defense that is allowing just 32 points per game.

RA: A pair of old district rivals will meet Thursday when Washington-Marion travels to Westlake. Washington-Marion moved up to Class 4A this season after reaching the 3A quarterfinals last season. The Charging Indians broke a three-game slump Saturday with a 76-64 win over city rival Lake Charles College Prep. Westlake is coming off a 55-41 loss in the Elton Rock the Rim finals to 2019 2A semifinalist Lake Arthur.

Which girls game is most interesting?

WA: LaGrange vs. Natchitoches Central, Wednesday at the Barbe tournament. The Gators are off to a 5-0 start. Natchitoches Central is a traditional state power that has started the season with four wins in five games.

RA: Kinder at Reeves. Kinder is coming off winning the Elton Rock the Rim championship and will look to hand Reeves it first loss of the season. Reeves is 14-0 and has won by an average of 22.4 points led by the underclassmen duo of Claire Dunnehoo (16.7 ppg) and Maddie Ford (17.5 ppg).

Name a player to watch.

WA: Grand Lake's Kael Delcambre scored 25 points in the Hornets most recent game and leads a potent offensive attack. The Hornets face a difficult schedule this week with games against South Beauregard, Jennings, Westlake and Hathaway.

RA: Senior point guard Brooklyn Fontenot has helped Kinder get off to a 5-1 start. Fontenot was on fire last week, averaging 22 points a game as the Yellow Jackets went 2-0 at the Elton Rock the Rim tournament.

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