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AOL fields named in honor of Coach Mike Abbate

LAPLACE — On Oct. 22, at the Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church 8:30 a.m. Mass, Mike Abbate was awarded the honor of having all of the Ball Fields at Ascension of Our Lord Catholic School named after him for his 40 years of dedicated service.

They will be named, “COACH MIKE’S FIELD!”

Abbate is employed at Ascension of Our Lord School in LaPlace as the assistant athletic director. He is also the recreation director for the Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church Parish and Grand Knight of the Knights of Columbus Ascension of Our Lord Council 9623.