Patterson 10U All-Stars assistant softball coach Scott Domingue accepts a donation from Patterson State Bank being presented by Chief Financial Officer Jason Watson. The girls are the first Babe Ruth fast pitch softball state champs of any age group from Patterson. They were on their way to compete against other teams at the Babe Ruth Southwest Regional tournament in
Harrison, Arkansas, which began Tuesday and concludes Sunday. Donations from organizations throughout the community have helped with out-of-pocket costs per girl. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Patterson State Bank)
Sisters Mallery Marino, left, and Macey Marino, Morgan City natives, will be reunited on the softball diamond in college next season. Mallery Marino, a 2016 graduate of Travis High School in Richmond, Texas, signed a full scholarship to Ranger College in Ranger, Texas, where she will join Macey Marino, who played
for Ranger College on a full scholarship last year. Macey Marino is a 2015 Travis High graduate. The Marinos attended Immanuel Christian School in Morgan City until they moved to Texas in 2005. The duo played together for 14 years on the same team until last year. Macey Marino plays catcher on the collegiate
level, and Mallery Marino will play shortstop. The Marino sisters are the daughters of Ben and Savery Marino and the granddaughters of Benny and Gloria Marino of Morgan City and Wayne and Susan Cantrell of Patterson. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Benny Marino)
The Patterson 10U All-Stars won the Louisiana Babe Ruth League State Tournament Saturday in Kenner after finishing with a 5-0 mark. Team members include, kneeling from left, Layla Richoux, Charlotte Calais, Kyla Samuels,
Makayla Theriot, Bryleigh DeHart and Emily Lipari. On the middle row, from left, are Hannah Domingue, Rylie Chasson, Madison Gray, Amaya Williams, Laila Dugar and Kamille Lightfoot. On the back row, from left, are assistant coach Jeff Lipari, head coach Harris DeHart and assistant coach Jonathan Lightfoot. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Harris DeHart)
The Patterson 10U All-Stars were perfect at the Louisiana Babe Ruth League State Tournament, winning the 10U title Saturday in Kenner after finishing the tournament with a 5-0 mark.