High School Sports
The Morgan City High School volleyball team will be looking to improve upon its 2015 season that it finished 11-22 and failed to make the playoffs for the first time since 2007. Morgan City will hosts its annual jamboree Thursday when it faces Central Catholic in junior varsity and varsity beginning at 4:30 p.m., Patterson in junior varsity and varsity beginning at 5:30 p.m. and Highland Baptist in junior varsity and varsity beginning at 7:30 p.m. Members of this year’s Morgan City team include, seated from left, Emily Boudreaux, Abby Reynaud, Brandi Albarado, Hannah Gros and Paige Loftin. Kneeling, Sarajane Nini, Emilena Perot, Katelyn Gautreaux, Faith Crappell, Twanna LeBeau, Nia Lightfoot, Daysha Tivet and Hallie Blanchard. Standing, are Jolee Nini, Deryon Johnson, Sh'Diamond Holly, Jamia Francois, Karmen Peterson, Nia Lightfoot and McKenzi Smith. Not pictured is Randasha Grogan. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Wade Gussman Photography)
Morgan City may have a large senior class this year, but the squad will feature plenty of youth on the court, too.
The Berwick High School Lady Panthers will be looking to build upon last season’s 14-19 mark. Berwick fell in the first round of the Division III playoffs to Lusher Charter. The Lady Panthers return an experienced squad this season. Berwick will participate in Thursday’s Morgan City Jamboree where it will face Patterson in junior varsity and varsity action, beginning at 3:30 p.m., Highland Baptist in junior varsity and varsity action beginning at 5:30 p.m., and West St. Mary in junior varsity and varsity action, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Berwick team members include, seated from left, Adella Guidroz, Jordan Lipari, Emma Hover, Mary Jordan Melancon, Sydney Aucoin, Rosalyn Gros and Hannah Henry. Kneeling, are Laney Crouch, Alyssa Gray, Abby Sanford, Abbie Dugas, Brittany Roberie, Cate Koen, Isabella Lodrigue, Maci Broussard and Megan Lipari. Standing, are Katelyn Richard, Emily Lousteau, Natalie Mayon, Ryleigh Arnold, Natalie Kinchen, manager Tyler Lambert, Lauren Skinner, Gabby Robicheaux, Morgan Toups, Emily Roy and Paige Steely. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Wade Gussman Photography)
Berwick High volleyball coach Heather Templet said she has an experienced and battle-tested squad this season