U-High holds jersey retirement ceremony for late Wayde Sims

Jersey of late Wayde Sims retired at U-High ceremony

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A special ceremony was held Thursday night at U-High to remember LSU basketball player and U-High graduate, Wayde Sims.

With the Sims family and many of his former teammates in attendance, the Cubs retired #44, never to be worn by another player. Sims was a main piece of three state championships at U-High during his time there, including winning the Gatorade 2014-2015 Louisiana Basketball Player of the Year.

Sims was shot and killed September 28.

(Source: Thomas, Rachael)

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