Patterson stifled Evangel 68-43 Friday to advance to the regional round of the Class 3A state playoffs against St. Louis Catholic of Lake Charles.
Patterson’s Larry Turner dribbles down court against Evangel Christian during Friday’s Class 3A Bi-District contest. Patterson advanced to the regional round after picking up a 68-43 victory. The Lumberjacks, the No. 7 seed, will return to action Tuesday when they host No. 10 seed St. Louis in a 6 p.m. contest. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
The Patterson Lumberjacks used suffocating defense to handcuff Evangel en route to a 68-43 win in the Bi-District round of the Class 3A playoffs Friday at Patterson.
Patterson's boys’ basketball team was among the teams across the state that qualified for the prep basketball postseason. The Lumberjacks learned their seeding and first-round opponent when brackets were released Monday. Patterson is Class 3A’s No. 7 seed and will host No. 26 seed. No time and date has been announced for Patterson’s contest. Pictured, Patterson’s Jedrick Gunner prepares to shoot. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)