Halimar Shipyard run-rules Skipper's on Tuesday
From Staff Reports
Halimar Shipyard (Central Catholic) run-ruled Skipper’s Sporting Goods (Morgan City), 10-0, in six innings Tuesday in Amelia.
Bryson Barbier tossed a two hitter in six innings of work to get the win against Halimar’s neighboring rival. He surrendered two walks but struck out three.
At the plate, Tyler Hoffpauir led Halimar (8-1) with a 3-for-3 performance with a double, two RBI and two runs scored, while Barron Courtney finished 2-for-4 with a double and three RBI. Other Halimar hitters included Luke Landry, 1-for-3, a double, a run and an RBI; Justin Arceneaux, 1-for-3, an RBI; Dominic Guarisco, 1-for-2, an RBI; Austin Autin, 1-for-2, a double and a run; Nick Case, 1-for-3, a double; and Josh Singleton, a run.
For Skipper’s (3-3), Dylan Hymel suffered the loss.
Buck Gautreaux led the squad with a 2-for-2 performance with a walk.
“They played well,” Skipper’s coach Marc Gonzales said of Halimar. “We messed up in the zone early in the game with our pitches, and they hit them. They do the little things to win ball games, and we need to get better in that aspect.”
Skipper’s will resume play Thursday when they travel to face Trinity Tools. Junior varsity will begin at 5 p.m. followed by varsity at 7 p.m.
Halimar will travel to play Robichaux Ford (Vandebilt Catholic). Junior varsity will begin at 5 p.m. followed by varsity at 7 p.m.
Patterson continued its hot streak with a 4-2 victory against Diamondbacks (Terrebonne) on the road Tuesday.
Patterson responded from a 1-0 deficit with two runs each in the fifth and seventh innings to win its third straight after starting the season 1-3.
Spencer Landry led the squad with three hits, including a double and an RBI, while Cameron Fontenot added two hits and two RBI, and Chase Martin had a single.
On the mound, Jake LaGrange and Bryce Tabor split time, with LaGrange earning the win in 3.2 innings of work.
With the win, Patterson improves to 4-3 and will continue play at home Thursday against South Louisiana Bank (South Terrebonne). Junior varsity action will begin at 5 p.m. followed by varsity play at 7 p.m.
Also, Patterson’s game against Skipper’s, which was rained out Thursday, has been rescheduled for June 21 at 8 p.m. at Patterson. The late start is because the Patterson football team, which members of the baseball team also participate in, will hold workouts earlier in the afternoon.
Taco Bell 4,
Reeco Rentals 3
Taco Bell (Berwick) jumped out to a 4-0 lead and had to hold off a late Reeco Rental (Thibodaux) charge for a 4-3 victory in Swampland League play Tuesday in Thibodaux.
After Taco Bell had vaulted in front for the 4-0 lead heading into the bottom of the fifth, Reeco scored two runs in the bottom of the frame and another in the bottom of the sixth. Neither team could score in the seventh inning.
Taco Bell pounded out nine hits in the victory and limited Reeco to two hits.
Nick Duthu earned the win as he surrendered three earned runs on two hits, with four walks, a hit batter and five strikeouts in five innings of work.
Anthony Richard led the squad with a 3-for-3 performance at the plate, while Duthu added a 3-for-4 day with a double. Brooks Richard finished 2-for-3, while Bobby Boudreaux finished 1-for-3.
Taco Bell will resume action today when it travels to Thibodaux to take on Synergy Bank (E.D. White) in a makeup game that was rained out Thursday. Junior varsity will take the field at 3:30 p.m. followed by varsity at 5:30 p.m.