Poteau assistant baseball coach honored

Poteau Pirates baseball team Assistant Coach Andy Perdue was named the Region 6 Assistant Baseball Coach of the Year at the Winter Baseball Clinic Hall of Fame Banquet Jan. 28 in Oklahoma City.Perdue was nominated by Poteau Baseball Coach Ronnie Sockey for the many long hours put in at the new hitting facility, and the job he does to keep the high level of baseball up for the Pirates.This is the second time Perdue has won the award. He won it in 2006.