High School Sports

Eunice falls in quarters

LONGVILLE – The Eunice High Bobcats fell short in their quest to advance to the Class 3A semifinals Friday night, falling to the South Beauregard Knights by a 7-3 margin in the quarterfinal round of the best of three game series.
No. 3 South Beauregard will take on No. 10 Iowa in the 3A state semifinals 1:30 p.m. today at McMurry Park in Sulphur.
No. 4 Berwick advanced to the other semifinal game after defeating No. 5 Iota in their quarterfinal series and will take on top-seed Sterlington at 10:30 p.m.

All-District 5-3A list released

The District 5-3A softball season was one to remember as two teams advanced to the state smifinals - but not the two squads who shared the district title.
No. 20 Church Point and No. 7 Mamou both advanced to the Class 3-A state semifinals, while Crowley and Pine Prairie shared the district title.
Pine Prairie’s Woody Harvey and Crowley’s Josh Schrader were named Co-District Coaches of the Year.
Crowley senior pitcher Nelia LaGrange and Pine Prairie senior third baseman Jacie McFarlain eartned Co-MVP honors.

Bobcats fall 4-3 to No. 3 Knights

LONGVILLE – The No. 11 Bobcats were forced into a season defining moment Thursday night as No. 3 South Beauregard grabbed a 4-3 win over Eunice High in the opening game of the Class 3-A quarterfinal series.
The Bobcats had to win two games Friday night to advance to this week’s state semifinals at McMurry Park in Sulphur.
After two scoreless innings, the Knights grabbed a 1-0 lead in the third frame when Leland Broussard walked and scored off Chase Fisher’s single to left field.

Bobcats advance to quarterfinals

LORANGER – Eunice High and Loranger completed their best of three-game regional this past week as the Bobcats grabbed two wins to earn a trip to South Beauregard in a quarterfinal Class 3-A Regional round.
Games are scheduled for a 6 p.m. start today and will continue on Friday with a doubleheader to determine which team will advance to the semifinal round.
South Beauregard earned 7-, 6-3 sweep over Eumice in the 2017 regional round of the playoffs.

Trojans bounce Blue Jays

VILLE PLATTE – Sacred Heart of Ville Platte dominated the series against rival St. Edmund as the Trojans ended the Blue Jays’ season in the opening round of the LHSAA Division IV playoffs.
After holding St. Edmund to two hits in a 7-4 win over the Jays, Sacred Heart cruised to a 13-1 victory to clinch the series.
Sacred Heart will travel to top-seed Ouachita Christian for the quarterfinals set to begin at 5 p.m. Friday.
The Trojans exploded for four runs in the first inning, begun when Wesley Launey led off with a walk and scored on a hit by Garrett Fontenot.

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