Provencal Panthers win championship

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The Provencal Panthers won the championship game against Natchitoches Jr. High School. Both teams showed great effort. Panthers Head Coach Robin Hamby said, “The team worked really hard this season starting in the spring. They deserve the win and to reap the benefits of their hard work.” The school, including staff, team managers, and the cheer team, showed their support.  On front row from left are Managers Ava Holland and Colbie McGee, #48 Sawyer Mitchell, #21 Rider Moran, #27 Konner Lucas, #15 Cristian Hull, #42 Nathaniel Brossett, #36 Jace Holman, #67 Jaden Vidrine, #3 Jayden Johnson, #9 Aaron Mayrand, and managers Skylar Bolton and Anna Roberts. On second row are #10 Talan Durr, #12 Derrick Sowell, #54 Jace Sweeney, #77 Rylan Adcock, #50 Trevor Rials, #81 Kodie Hutson, #24 Jason Hull, #65 Grayson Jordan, #89 Piper Sanders, #52 David Brown, #45 Jonah Roe and #19 Zayde Guilbeau. On back row are Coach Antonio Beaudion, #60 Dennis Howard, #55 Justin Mitchell, #62 Kennard Johnson, #56 Shawn Metoyer, #68 Payton Ivy, #23 Cameron Jordan, #88 Troy Rials, #85 Payton Rains, #75 Noah Henderson, #8 Jeremy Lowe, #22 Mason Britain, #8 Case Singletary, #78 Brayden Guilliams and Head Coach Robin Hamby. Players not shown are Fred Ballard, Joaquin Carranza and Kylie Cason. Coaches not shown are Myron Robinson and Gabe Vargas.
Provencal cheer team members are, on front row from left, Layla Brown, Christina Shilling, Kendal Presson, Ella Jones, Morgan Martin, Makenzi Garlington, Abbie Simmons, Mackenzie Orr, Brooke Norsworth and McKinseigh Roberts. On back row are Klarissa Cedars, Trinity Wyatt, Presley Withers, Cloey Atkinson, Ashlynn Broadway, Maegan Bolton, Addyson Vidrine, Bella O’Bannon, Makenzie Horn, Madlyn Smith and Anna Nance. Not shown is Madison Cannon.
Photos submitted by Donna Dyson Horn
This article published in the Oct. 28, 2021, print edition