MCHS, Berwick team again to raise money for cancer patients

Dora Braud of Thibodaux serves before the Morgan City High School-Berwick High School varsity contest Thursday in Morgan City. The game served as Morgan City High School’s annual "Paint the Pit Pink" game. Braud, the game’s honorary server and a breast cancer survivor, is joined by her granddaughters, Morgan City volleyball player Katelyn Gautreaux, left, and Lena
Braud of Thibodaux, center. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Volleyball teams from Morgan City and Berwick High schools again teamed up to fight breast cancer as they met in Morgan City’s annual Paint the Pit Pink Game Thursday.

Berwick rallies for victory after teammate's injury

Members of the Berwick and Morgan City High School volleyball teams gather prior to their contest Thursday in Morgan City High School’s annual Pink Game. The schools combined to raise $11,000 for Louisiana Foundation for Cancer Care, Oncologics and Miles Perret Cancer Services. Berwick won the match, also a District 6-III contest between the two squads, 3-2 (22-25, 25-15, 15-25, 25-16, 15-11). (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Berwick High School rallied in the face of adversity to top Morgan City 3-2 (22-25, 25-15, 15-25, 25-16, 15-11) in Morgan City High School’s annual Pink Game.

Patterson defeats David Thibodaux

Patterson High School’s Tapanga Haven sets for a teammate, while Patterson’s
Erykah Singleton looks on during earlier season action. Patterson won its first district game of the season Thursday against David Thibodaux, but finished 1-3 this
weekend at Highland Baptist’s tournament. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Patterson High School defeated David Thibodaux 3-0 (26-24, 25-10, 25-21) in District 2-IV action on the road Thursday.
Patterson had 14 aces in the win.

Houma Christian rallies to top CCHS

Central Catholic's High School and Junior High School volleyball programs gather with Debbie Acosta of Oncologics for a check presentation prior to Thursday's varsity volleyball contest with Houma Christian. The players raised $2,082 through a variety of ways, such as T-shirt sales and securing sponsorships. The money raised will go to the St. Mary Parish Louisiana Foundation for Cancer Care/Oncologics and Miles Perret Cancer Services and will be used to help those in St. Mary Parish battling breast cancer. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

It was as if the teams flipped jerseys.


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