Grogan inks with Louisiana College

Patterson High basketball standout Taylan Grogan signed a national letter of intent Friday at Patterson High to play college hoops at Louisiana College in Pineville. Front row, from left, are Sally Grogan, grandmother; Brayden Clarkston, brother; Charles Grogan, grandfather; Taylan Grogan; and Chelsea Grogan, mother. On the back row, from left, are Mark Spradling, Patterson High assistant principal; Ryan Taylor,
Patterson High School basketball coach; C.L. Grogan, uncle; Rachael Sanders, Patterson High School principal; and Jermaine Grimm, former Patterson assistant coach. (The Daily Review/Corwin Murray)

Patterson High standout point guard Taylan Grogan had his dream come true Friday, signing a national letter of intent to play college basketball at Louisiana College in Pineville.

'Jacks comeback bid falls short against Wossman

Patterson’s Tyric Garrett grabs a rebound during Friday’s Class 3A quarterfinal
contest with Wossman in Monroe. Patterson fell to the Wildcats, 65-58. The Lumberjacks conclude their season with a 23-4 mark. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Jimmy Touchet, The Monroe News Star)

The Patterson Lumberjacks postseason run came to an end Friday in Monroe as the No. 5 seed Lumberjacks fell to No. 4 Wossman in the quarterfinal round of the Class 3A playoffs.

'Jacks to hit the road to face Wossman

Patterson High School’s Kenneth Washington attempts a shot during the Lumberjacks Class 3A Regional Round contest against Green Oaks Tuesday. Patterson, the No. 5 seed in Class 3A, will hit the road for the first time when it
travels to take on No. 4 Wossman Friday in a 7 p.m. contest. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

For the current group of Patterson High School basketball players, the team is in unchartered waters.

Patterson holds off Green Oaks, 69-62, to advance to Class 3A quarterfinals

Patterson High School’s Taylan Grogan heads toward the basket for a lay up attempt during Tuesday’s Class 3A regional contest against Green Oaks. Patterson, Class 3A’s No. 5 seed, defeated Green Oaks, 3A’s No. 12 seed,
69-62. The Lumberjacks now will travel for the first time this postseason when they head to Monroe for a matchup with No. 4 Wossman Friday at 7 p.m. in a Class 3A Quarterfinal contest. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Senior Taylan Grogan scored 28 points to lead Patterson to a 69-62 win against Green Oaks of Shreveport in the regional round of the Class 3A playoffs Tuesday at Patterson.


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