Area schools welcome Little League Champs back to class

Area schools welcome Little League Champs back to class
The Eastbank shutout their opponent to win the Little League World Series. (Source: Little League World Series | Twitter)

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) -St. Rita in Harahan will welcome back Alton Shorts and Little League Softball World Series competitor Ava Lusco. They are receiving a champion’s welcome from the entire school at 8:05 Tuesday morning.

Holy Cross School will celebrate the achievements of two seventh grade students, Ryder Planchard and William Andrade, who are members of the Eastbank Little League Team.

Beginning at 8:45 a.m., St. Charles Borromeo School in Destrehan, LA will have a special Champion’s Celebration for 7th grader Reece Roussel. The entire SCB student body, faculty and administration will assemble in the school’s gym to host a special recognition program for Roussel to show how proud they are of his many accomplishments during the series.

Ridgewood Preparatory School in Metairie also welcomed Derek DeLatte back to class Tuesday.

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