Dajon Richard

Patterson High School standout Dajon Richard follows the block of teammate Treylon Bennett during the Lumberjacks’ spring game against Cecilia at Patterson. Richard caught the eye of many college coaches at summer football camp with a scorching 4.30 second 40-yard dash.
—The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute

PHS' Richard shocks college coaches at camp

Patterson High School rising senior Dajon Richard darted into college football recruiting national spotlight this summer when he ran one of the fastest 40-yard dash times in the country.

Kenan Jones
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Dajon Richard
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Josh Carver
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DeAndre Diggs
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Mitchell Sanford
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Barrett Hover
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Six area players earn LSWA Class 3A All-State recognition

Six Tri-City area players earned Louisiana Sports Writers Association Class 3A All-State recognition.
Berwick High School had four selections, while Patterson had two.

Patterson High School's Dajon Richard runs with the football while teammates block during Friday's 28-21 victory against North Vermilion in Patterson's District 8-3A opener. Richard scored the game-winning touchdown late in the fourth quarter to secure the win. He rushed 17 times for 112 yards and threw for another 139 and two touchdowns. Patterson will continue district play Friday when it travels to face Abbeville. (The Daily Review/Mico Aloisio)

Richard's late touchdown lifts Patterson past North Vermilion

Patterson and North Vermilion went blow-for-blow until the fourth quarter when the Lumberjacks scored twice to upend the Patriots 28-21 in the District 8-3A opener for both teams.

Patterson players run to the team's sideline prior to their contest against Franklin High School Friday. Patterson won the game, 26-0. The Lumberjacks will return to action Friday when they travel to face Assumption in a 7 p.m. contest in Napoleonville. (The Daily Review/Zach Fitzgerald)

Patterson, Richard, outrun Franklin

Patterson’s offense started slow, but standout Dajon Richard was just getting started.


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