High School Sports

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

'Jacks clinch district title

Patterson High School’s Taylan Grogan heads to the basket for a bucket attempt
during the Lumberjacks’ contest with E.D. White last week. Patterson earned the District 8-3A title outright Tuesday with a 74-63 victory against North Vermilion. The Lumberjacks, 11-0 in district, can cap a perfect season in league play when they host Franklin Friday in a 6 p.m. contest. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Patterson High School clinched the outright District 8-3A title with a 74-63 victory at North Vermilion Tuesday evening.


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