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Gonzales High 1957 state champions to be honored

Staff reports
Pictured from left are Red Loupe, Alton Delauneville, Dan Causey, Donald Richardson, Pat Arceneaux, Jerry Herald, Coach Joel “Shank”?Meredith, Jewell Gautreau, Norris Decoteau, Glynn Gautreau, Carlton Gaudin and Lionell Glaze. Absent was Butch Ricca.

The 1957 state champions from Gonzales High School will be honored at the East Ascension-Lutcher basketball game in Gonzales January 13.

The Bulldogs defeated Baker High 63-60 to win the Class A championship.

Pictured are Red Loupe, Alton Delauneville, Dan Causey, Donald Richardson, Pat Arceneaux, Jerry Herald, Coach Joel “Shank”?Meredith, Jewell Gautreau, Norris Decoteau, Glynn Gautreau, Carlton Gaudin and Lionell Glaze. Absent was Butch Ricca.

Coach Meredith later served as principal of East Ascension.