Central Catholic recorded a walk-off RBI-single in the bottom of the seventh inning of its semifinal contest against Hanson Friday for a 1-0 victory and advance to its first Class 1A state champion
Class 1A semifinals
Central Catholic’s Stefano Guarisco, left, and Samuel Guarisco celebrate after Samuel Guarisco converted an unassistated double play to get the Eagles out of a two-on, one-out jam in the bottom of the sixth inning in the Eagles 8-4 victory against Cedar Creek May 5. Central Catholic will return to action Friday in the Class 1A semifinals when it faces district rival Hanson in a 5 p.m. contest at McMurry Park in Sulphur. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
It’s Sulphur veteran vs. Sulphur newcomer.
It’s a battle of District 7-1A rivals.
It’s a match-up of St. Mary Parish teams.
No. 6 Central Catholic’s season came to an end Friday with an 8-1 loss to No. 7 St. Edmund in the Class 1A baseball semifinals at McMurry Park in Sulphur. Central Catholic finished its season with a 23-5 mark. Above, Central Catholic coach Tyler Jensen gives direction to a base runner, while Stefano Guarisco
slides safely into third base. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
No. 7 St. Edmund pounded the baseball en route to an easy 8-1 victory against No. 6 Central Catholic in Class 1A semifinal action at McMurry Park Friday.