Sterlington High is represented on both the boys and girls LHSAA Class 2A Academic All-State teams.
Guard Lance Richard made the boys' squad with a 3.91 grade point average. A three-time All-District selection, Richard scored 29 on his ACT.
Bagbey, a 5.6 senior post/forward for the Lady Panthers, has maintained a 3.91 gpa. In addition to playing basketball her senior year, Bagbey is a four-year cheerleader and is entering her fourth season with the track team.
Only seniors are eligible for the Academic All-State team.