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Blue Jays edge Mamou, 8-6

It was a close battle until the end as St. Edmund grabbed an 8-6 win over Mamou.
The Green Demons threatened early when Kayden Serie singled but could not advance.
St. Edmund then scored two runs in the bottom of the first, begun when Peyton Marcantel singled and Daven Benoit was hit by a pitch.
Will Turk singled in Marcantel, while courtesy runner Kaleb George crossed home plate when Bryce Vidrine reached on an error.

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Eunice sweeps Invitational

The Bobcats and Lady Cats both won to sweep the 2020 Eunice Invitational season opening track meet.
The Lady Cats won the meet scoring 189 points, followed by Iota (106), Crowley (97), Jennings (40), Opelousas Catholic (20) and Mamou (2).
Lachelle Edwards won the triple jump with a leap of 29-6 1/2. while teammate Brilye Reed was a close second (28-6).
Edwards finished second in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 19.47, while Alivia Ceaser finished third (20.50).

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Lady Jays roll in shut-out win

ST. MARTINVILLE – The Lady Jays stayed perfect on the season as St. Edmund rolled to a 13-0 mercy-rule win over St. Martinville.
The Lady Jays (6-0) scored a run in the top of the second when Kennedy Ardoin drew a two-out walk and crossed home plate on a hit by Harlie Guillory.
St. Edmund added three more runs in the top of the third inning, begun when Jaedyn Soileau and Kinsley Marcantel walked.
Anna Chapman singled in Jaedyn Soileau, while a double by Ardoin drove courtesy runner Ellie Manuel and Chapman.

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Bobcats split games in tourney

LAKE CHARLES – The Bobcats split a double-header in the Westlake tournament as Eunice won 18-3 against Merryville but fell short against DeQuincy, 8-7.
The Bobcats got going early against Merryville when they took a 1-0 lead after Jahiem Mitchell scored on a passed ball in the bottom of the first inning.
Zach Suire pitched a great game despite allowing three runs in the third inning on a base clearing double by Blaise Duncan, scoring Kade Royer, Cam’ron Williams, and Julian Hamilton.

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Lady Jays remain perfect

OAKDALE – The Lady Jays improved to 5-0 on the season as St. Edmund grabbed three wins over the weekend at the Oakdale softball tournament.
St. Edmund opened the Lady Warrior tournament with a hard-fought 12-10 victory over South Beauregard.
The Lady Jays scored a run in the top of the first when Jaedyn Soileau singled to left field and crossed home plate on a hit by Anna Chapman.
South Beauregard responded with three runs in the bottom of the inning begun when Makenna Rutherford walked, stole second, advanced to third on a wild pitch and scored on a passed ball.

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