First-year Patterson High School Principal Lane Larive had a check list when he went looking for the Lumberjacks’ fourth coach in five seasons.
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 shoots during the first quarter of Wednesday's District 8-3A contest at Berwick, while the Panthers' Tavaris Howard defends and Travis Whitehead looks on. Patterson came back from a 16-3 first-quarter deficit for an eventual 48-45 win. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
The Patterson Lumberjacks overcame a huge first-quarter deficit against Berwick by outscoring the home standing Panthers in the next three quarters en route to a 48-45 win in both teams’ District 8
No. 1 Patterson 12U Softball All-Stars win World Series