Metairie Park Country Day and Central Catholic met in Morgan City Wednesday in a battle of top-10 Class 1A squads. Country Day, the two-time defending Class 1A
state champion and current No. 4 ranked team in the latest unofficial Louisiana High School Athletic Association power rankings, rolled past Central Catholic, the No. 9 ranked team, 90-37. Above is Central Catholic’s Blake Byrne right, in action. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)
Metairie Park Country Day rolled past Central Catholic, 90-37, in a battle of top 10 Class 1A teams Wednesday.
Central Catholic High School upset Patterson High School, 45-35, in high school boys’ basketball action Thursday in Morgan City. The Eagles entered the game ranked No. 22 in the latest unofficial Louisiana High School Athletic Association Class 1A power rankings, while Patterson was ranked No. 14 in Class 3A. Above, Central Catholic’s Charlie Solar, right, works against Patterson’s Tyric Garrett. (The Daily Review/Corwin Murray)
Central Catholic outscored Patterson 21-8 in the third quarter on its way to a 45-35 upset win against Patterson.
The Patterson Lumberjills defeated St. James 47-41 in nondistrict action at St. James Tuesday.
Patterson took an 11-6 lead after the first quarter and led 22-14 at the half.