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Iota wins District 5-3A title

IOTA – The Bulldogs earned an 8-1 win over the Bobcats on Monday to force a winner-take-all game for the District 5-3A championship.
On Wednesday, Iota completed the sweep as the Bulldogs battled for a 4-2 victory over the Eunice Bobcats.
Eunice jumped out to an early lead in the top of the first, begun when Austin Phillips walked and scored on a triple by Seth Deshotel.
Deshotel then scored on a hit by Luke Andrepont as Bobcats held a 2-0 advantage.

Blue Jays honor seniors

It wasn’t the way the Blue Jays wanted to end the regular season as Westminster Christian Academy handed St. Edmund a 3-1 loss on Senior Night.
The No. 8 The Blue Jays (21-10) await the LHSAA playoff brackets expected to be released today.
WCA (16-12) jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the frist inning, begun when Holden Broussard singled, Jobee Boone walked and both scored on an Blue Jay error.
St. Edmund closed the gap to 2-1 in the bottom of the inning when Jack Miller walked and scored om a hit by Brad Miller.

Bobcats win district track title

IOTA – The Eunice Bobcats edged rival Northwest for the 2019 District 5-3A track championship.
The Bobcats scored 164 points to win its first district title since 2016, followed by Northwest (158), Crowley (108), Iota (56), Port Barre (35), Church Point (32), Mamou (31) and Pine Prairie (1).
Eunice’s Javondre Edwards won both 110-meter hurdles (14.62) and the 300-meter hurdles (41.83).
John Mayo won the 800 meters with a time of 2:10.04 just ahead of teammate Travis Thomas (2:10.05).
Mayo also finished third in the 1,600 meters with a time of 5:12.64.

Bobcats remain in district lead

PRAIRIE RONDE – Eunice remained undefeated in District 5-3A with a 15-0, 20-2 sweep over the Northwest Raiders.
The district title will be determined in a doubleheader against Iota this week.
On Monday, Eunice will face the Bulldogs at Bobcat Field for Senior Day.
The district finale will be played at Iota on Thursday.
Eunice 20, NWHS 2
The Bobcats jumped out to 7-0 lead in the top of the first inning as Eunice cruised to a 20-2 road win over the Raiders.
Grant Fontenot walked, Austin Phillips singled and Tyler Darbonne walked to load the bases.

Patterson stuns Lady Bulldogs

IOTA – The Lumberjills jumped out to 4-0 lead and No. 24 Patterson held on for a 4-2 vicrory over the No. 9 Iota Lady Bulldogs in the opening round of the Class 3-A softball playoffs.
Patterson (9-16-1) will now face the winner between No. 8 South Beauregard ad No. 25 Baker in the regional round.
Iota ends the season with a 20-10 record.
After a scoreless first inning, Patterson scored two runs in the top of the second, when Madelyn Harrington reached on a fielder’s choice, Katelyn Larson singled and they both scored on a double by Gabby Marcel.

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