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Patterson to host Green Oaks today

Patterson High School’s D.J. Jones dribbles while a Lutcher player defends during the Lumberjacks Class 3A Bi-district playoff contest Friday. Patterson, Class 3A’s No. 5 seed, will host No. 12 seed Green Oaks today in a 6 p.m. contest. (The Daily Review/Bill Decker)

The Patterson Lumberjacks will welcome Green Oaks for a second-round Class 3A playoff game at 6 p.m. today at Patterson.

MCJHS hoops finish as parish runner-up

The Morgan City Junior High boys’ basketball team ended the 2015-16 season as St. Mary Parish runner-up for the third straight year. The squad finished the season with a 10-3 mark. Seated, from left, are Nylan Francis,
seventh grade; Trayvonn Baptiste, eighth grade; Trevion Charles, seventh grade; and Kye Morgel, sixth grade. Standing, from left, are Coach Marshall Hartman, Tyland Boatman, eighth grade; Elijah Singleton, seventh grade;
Channing Miller, eighth grade; and William LaRocca, eighth grade. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Wade Gussman Photography)

Tiger star's number is retired

Ex-Morgan City High School basketball standout Dave Johnson had his jersey retired Tuesday during halftime of the school’s contest with Assumption High School. From left are Johnson; his life partner, Ana Bailey, holding their son,
Amir Johnson; his mother, Lelia Johnson; and his brother, Rodney Johnson. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

For Dave Johnson, Tuesday’s retirement of his Morgan City High School basketball jersey represented a full-circle journey for his hoops career that also included time on the collegiate and professi


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