Two Irish Athletes Named Coast Prep Player of The Week

Two Fighting Irish Athletes were honored as the coast’s best over the weekend by the Sun Herald. Hunter Lorenzo ’22 and Anna Katherine Thriffiley  ’25 were voted to the top of the Sun Herald’s week-long poll for the successes at the MHSAA’s 2A State Championships.

Both the men’s and women’s track teams were crowned as 2A state champions, with the women securing their third state title in a row.




St. Patrick Catholic High School is a faith-based, college preparatory high school in Biloxi, Mississippi. Established in 2007, St. Patrick strives each day to Educate Scholars, Train Disciples, and Support Champions. St. Patrick is proud to report a 100% college matriculation rate, ACT and SAT scores that far exceed the state and national averages, and a rich history of Catholic education founded in the traditional roots of our legacy schools of St. John High School, Mercy Cross High School, Notre Dame High School, and Sacred Heart Academy. In 2019, St. Patrick was named a Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education.