Cleco sponsors LHSAA Girls Basketball Marsh Madness

PINEVILLE, La. – Feb. 19, 2019 – For the second consecutive year, Cleco is partnering with the Alexandria/Pineville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau to bring the Louisiana High School Athletic Association (LHSAA) Girls Basketball Championship Tournament to the Rapides Parish Coliseum beginning Feb. 25 through March 2. 

“Marsh Madness supports athletes across Louisiana, and highlights the central Louisiana community,” said Ron Smith, Cleco manager of origination and retail retention.  “We’re proud to sponsor the event and promote central Louisiana.”

“We’re happy to be partnering with Cleco for the second year,” said Karen Hoyt, LHSAA assistant executive director.  “We appreciate all of their support in helping us have a very successful event.”

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Cleco Corporate Holdings LLC is a regional energy holding company that conducts its business operations through its subsidiaries, Cleco Power LLC and Cleco Cajun LLC. Cleco Power is a regulated electric public utility company that owns nine generating assets with a total nameplate capacity of 3,310 MWs and serves approximately 290,000 customers in Louisiana through its retail business and supplies wholesale power in Louisiana and Mississippi.  Cleco Cajun is an unregulated utility company that owns eight generating assets with a total nameplate capacity of 3,555 MWs, with contracts serving nine Louisiana cooperatives, five wholesale municipal customers and one electric utility.  For more information about Cleco, visit us at

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