High School Sports

Lady Cats drop district games

The Lady Cats fell to 1-3 in District 5-3A with a pair of losses to rivals Port Barre and Iota.
Iota 11, Eunice 2
Eunice grabbed an early 1-0 lead, but Iota took over as the Lady Bulldogs rolled in an 11-2 win.
The Lady Cats scored first when Natalie Vidrine singled and scored on a hit by Cassie Thomas.
The Lady Bulldogs (7-3, 2-0) exploded for four runs in the top of the second, begun when Dixie Guidry singled and scored on a hit by Maci Wright.
Ameille Armand followed with a home run over the centerfield fence to push Iota ahead, 3-1.

Blue Jays earn two big wins

St. Edmund grabbed a pair of impressive victories this week over Class 3-A baseball teams as the Blue Jays prepare for next week’s District 4-1A opener.
SEH 4, Port Barre 3
St. Edmund scored three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning as the Blue Jays rallied for a 4-3 home win over Port Barre.
After both teams threatened over three scoreless innings, Port Barre (4-6) pushed across two runs in the top of the fourth to seize the lead.
Ethan Hidalgo reached on an error and later scored on a ground out by Cody Fontenot.

All-District 4-1A girls team released

Five St. Edmund Lady Jays earned a spot on the 2019 All-District 4-1A basketball team.
The Elton Lady Indians cruised undefeated to earn the district title with Vici Woods named MVP and Roland Lacombe named District Coach of the Year.
No. 3 Elton (30-3) defeated Delhi 51-44 for the Class 1-A state title.
Elton’s Summer Ceasar also earned a spot on the All-District first team.
No. 10 Grand Lake (23-10) earned a 69-33 win over Kentwood to open the playoffs before falling to West St. John, 42-39.

Lady Bobcats improve to 6-2

PRAIRIE RONDE – For the second game in a row, the Lady Cats exploded to score 18 runs in a pair of one-sided wins.
Eunice improved to 6-2 on the season and 1-1 in District 5-3A as the Lady Cats rolled to an 18-2 victory on Thursday over the Northwest Lady Raiders.
The Lady Cats cruised to a 18-8 win over Jennings on Wednesday.
Northwest (0-2, 0-2) scored in the bottom of the first inning when Kamille Manuel doubled and scored on a hit by Kjahli Malone.

Lady Jays grab district win

MERRYVILLE – The Lady Blue Jays picked up their first district win of the season as St. Edmund grabbed a 5-3 road win over the Merryville Panthers.
St. Edmund (4-2, 1-0) jumped to a 2-0 early lead when Karleigh Soileau walked and then courtesty runner Anne Marie Dubois scored on a home run blast by Kinsley Marcantel.
Merryville (1-3, 0-1) closed the gap to 2-1 in the bottom of the inning when Alyssa Duncan singled and later scored when Harleigh Ferguson drew a bases loaded walk.


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