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Academy of Our Lady to Open New Softball Complex

On Monday, March 13th, Academy of Our Lady High School will open its new softball Complex, Penguin Park, which is located on AOL’s 22-arce campus.

A dedication ceremony will be held at 3:30 p.m., followed by the inaugural game versus the Ursuline Lions at 4:00 p.m. A celebration crawfish boil is set to accompany the festivities, and all are welcome.

Academy of Our Lady lives the Salesian family spirit of reason, religion and loving kindness and instills in young women the values to live as Catholic Christians, the drive for life-long learning, and the skills to succeed as responsible citizens in society.

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