High School Sports

Bobcats down Rayne, 10-5

The Eunice Bobcats captured a 10-5 decision over the Rayne Wolves in Metro League action Tuesday at Bobcat Field.
Rayne scored two runs in the top of the first inning against Eunice starting pitcher Jessi Linch, but the Cats tied the game with two runs in the bottom of the first inning.
Austin Phillips drew a walk for the Cats and Grant Fontenot was hit by a pitch to lead off the inning.
Phillips stole third base and scored when Tyler Darbonne grounded into a fielders’ choice.

‘Mr. Baseball’ bypasses LSU for Angels

For a guy that isn’t big on individual awards, West Monroe’s Jacob Pearson has accumulated an impressive pile of them.
Pearson was named Louisiana’s Gatorade Player of the Year and the MVP of the LSWA’s Class 5A All-State team just last week alone. The LSU signee received the ultimate postseason honor when he heard his name called as the 85th pick of the MLB Draft by the Los Angeles Angels in the third round.

State’s top softball player has ties to LSUE

It will come as a surprise to few that Emma Callie Delafield, known around the state’s softball diamonds as EC, hails from a hardy stock when it comes to athletic prowess.
Her father, Will, was a standout baseball player at Northwestern State where her mother, Rachel, was a former Demon Dazzlers Pom line member. Her older sister Elizabeth was a solid pitcher at LSU-Eunice and Arkansas-Monticello.

Bobcats dominate Gators in 10-2 win

The Eunice Bobcats captured a 10-2 victory over Beau Chene in Metro League baseball action Tuesday evening at Bobcat Field.
The Bobcats took a 1-0 lead in the first inning when Grant Fontenot walked, stole second base and scored on a single by Josh Youngblood.
The Gators loaded the bases in the top of the second inning, but Bobcat pitcher Tyler Darbonne worked his way out of the threat without a run crossing the plate.

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