Long Beach coach Shane Rutledge, center, talks to his team March 10. LBHS opens the Class 5A playoffs on Friday against Picayune.
Long Beach coach Shane Rutledge, center, talks to his team March 10. LBHS opens the Class 5A playoffs on Friday against Picayune. Amanda McCoy amccoy@sunherald.com file
Long Beach coach Shane Rutledge, center, talks to his team March 10. LBHS opens the Class 5A playoffs on Friday against Picayune. Amanda McCoy amccoy@sunherald.com file