High School Sports

CCHS Lady Eagles to travel to face Southern Lab today

Central Catholic High School’s Lydia Rivas makes a move on her way to the basket during the Lady Eagles contest with Lafayette Christian earlier this month. Central Catholic, the No. 25 seed in the Class 1A playoffs, will take on No. 8 seed Southern Lab today at 6:30 p.m. in the F.G. Clark Activity Center on the campus of Southern University. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

No. 25 Central Catholic will look to pull off a first-round upset when it travels to face No. 8 seed Southern Lab tonight in Baton Rouge.

Soccer standout with local ties signs with LSU

Elinor “Ellie” Weber, a prep soccer standout at Lake Braddock Secondary School in Burke, Virginia, signed a National Letter of Intent Feb. 2 to continue her soccer career at LSU. She is the daughter of Morgan City native Geno Weber and his wife Tina. She has extended family in the Morgan City and Berwick area. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Tina Weber)

A Virginia prep soccer player with area ties signed with LSU earlier this month.

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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