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AOL Pink Volleyball Game

Academy of Our Lady’s pink volleyball game was held on October 13th against Helen Cox. Members of the Academy of Our Lady family who have been affected by breast cancer were honored at the game. All proceeds raised were donated to Ochsner Cancer Research.

AOL – Pink Game – 1:

Prior to the start of the pink game at Academy of Our Lady, students held up signs on center court to honor members of the Academy of Our Lady family who have been affected by breast cancer. Each name was announced by Athletic Director Scott Walker as the signs were raised. Principal Sr. Michelle Geiger followed with prayer.

eft to right: Deborah Huling, Volleyball Coach Gabriela Huling, sophomore Ashley Brown of Waggaman, Charmein Brown of Waggaman, Annette Guillot of Belle Chasse, senior Haley Guillot of Belle Chasse, junior Jasmine Stewart of Gretna, Donesia Turner of Gretna, sophomore Kimberly Kline of Marrero and Laura Kline of Marrero.
Deborah Huling, Volleyball Coach Gabriela Huling, sophomore Ashley Brown of Waggaman, Charmein Brown of Waggaman, Annette Guillot of Belle Chasse, senior Haley Guillot of Belle Chasse, junior Jasmine Stewart of Gretna, Donesia Turner of Gretna, sophomore Kimberly Kline of Marrero and Laura Kline of Marrero.

AOL – Pink Game – 2:

Mothers of Academy of Our Lady faculty members and students who are currently fighting or have survived breast cancer were honored with a rose from their daughter prior to the start of the game.

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