The Central Catholic High School girls’ basketball team held an awards banquet Wednesday evening to celebrate their season and receive their Class 1A State Championship rings. The Lady Eagles finished their season with a 29-3 mark. Team members posing with their rings are, seated, from left, Olivia Crawford, Randi Brown, Gee Garrett, Meo Knight, Destiny Hebert, Anastasia Johnson. Standing from left are Principal Vic Bonnaffee, Assistant Coach Joe Jones, Taylor Picou, Mary-Beth Blanchard, Megan Landry, Head Coach Jamarr Garrett, Hanna McCue, Hallie Autin, Athletics Director Ree Case, Emma Aucoin, Rebecca David and trainer Larry D’Antoni. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Central Catholic Lady Eagles basketball
Central Catholic’s Meo Knight dribbles against Merryville HIgh School’s Peyton Cournoyer during the squads’ Class 1A semifinal contest in Lake Charles Thursday. The Lady Eagles, the No. 2 seed, knocked off the previously undefeated Lady Panthers, the No. 3 seed, to advance to the Class 1A state championship game Saturday. They will face top seed North Central at 2 p.m. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Central Catholic advanced to its second straight Class 1A semifinal with a 64-45 victory against Tensas in Class 1A quarterfinal action in Morgan City Thursday. The Lady Eagles also welcomed back guard Meo Knight, right, who had been sidelined after injuring herself in the Lady Eagles’ first-round win a week prior. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Central Catholic’s Meo Knight and Randi Brown have been key weapons for the Lady Eagles during their careers who make flashy plays and put up double digit points.