BASKETBALL

St. John's Poirrier selected Academic All-State in basketball

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South
Benjamin Poirrier

BATON ROUGE - St. John’s Benjamin Poirrier represented Iberville Parish as a student-athlete on the Louisiana High School Athletic Association All-State boys basketball team recently.

Poirrier was selected to the Class 1A team. He has maintained a 3.5556 grade point average in his high school career.

The LHSAA’s Scholar Athlete Program is sponsored by ExxonMobil.

The All-Academic Class/Division Team is composed of all senior student-athletes from their schools class/division who have a grade point average of 3.5 or above. Only the highest GPA’s from each class/division compose the Composite Team in a sport.