Morgan City High School will retire the baseball jersey of former player, coach and school principal Kenny Alfred prior to the Tigers District 7-4A contest against Vandebilt Catholic. In addition to playing at Morgan City, Alfred also excelled at Nicholls State University and played for the Atlanta Braves organization, advancing to Double A ball. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Scott Tregle)
The Morgan City Recreation Department’s youth baseball and T-ball seasons officially kicked off Saturday as opening ceremonies were held at Complex Park. Above, Morgan City Councilman Tim Hymel swings at the ceremonial first pitch
thrown by Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Patterson High School’s Matt Dardeau runs to the dugout after making a catch during earlier season action against Central Catholic. Patterson split its weekend games, falling to E.D. White at home Saturday, 5-0, before beating Southern Lab Monday, 4-1. Patterson will resume District 8-3A play today when it hosts Erath. First pitch is set for 5:30 p.m. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
The Patterson High School Lumberjacks defeated Southern Lab, 4-1, Monday in a game played at Southern University.
Central Catholic’s Stefano Guarisco applies a tag as a Vermilion Catholic runner slides safely into second base during the District 7-1A contest Wednesday between the two rivals. Central Catholic, ranked No. 1 in the latest Louisiana High School Athletic Association Class 1A power rankings, defeated No. 9 Vermilion Catholic, 5-1. The teams will meet again today in Abbeville at 6 p.m. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Central Catholic remained perfect in District 7-1A play with a 5-1 victory against Vermilion Catholic in a battle of top 10 teams in Class 1A.
The Berwick Panthers scored two runs in the bottom of the sixth and made it stand as they topped Patterson, 4-2, in District 8-3A action in Berwick Tuesday.