Hanson Lady Tigers topple Gueydan Lady Bears, 12-2
GUEYDAN — Paige Diamond belted a pair of solo homers while Kim Sonnier ripped one homer, leading the Hanson Memorial Lady Tigers to a 12-2 victory over the Gueydan Lady Bears in District 8-A action here Thursday at the Gueydan Softball Field.
Diamond led the Lady Tigers at the plate, going 3 for 4 with a pair of solo homers with a double and three RBI.
Kim Sonnier blasted a solo homer and a double with one RBI and two runs while going 3 for 4 on the day to help power the Hanson Memorial Lady Tigers.
Leading hitters for Hanson Lady Tigers included: Macie Guillotte, 1 for 5, run; Evelyn Pontiff, 1 for 4, run; Kim Sonnier, 3 for 4, solo homer, double, RBI, 2 runs; Paige
Diamond, 3 for 4, 2 solo homers, double, 3 RBI, 3 runs; Emily Sonnier, 1 for 3, run; Morgan Baudoin, 3 for 4, RBI, 2 runs; Katie Sonnier, 1 for 4, 2 runs and Lexi Coleman, 3 for 3, 3 doubles, 3 RBI.
Hanson’s Emily Champagne (4-1) earned the mound victory, tossing six complete innings, allowing two earned runs on five hits with nine strikeouts and three walks.
The Lady Tigers accounted for five runs over the first three frames before and one run in the fourth with two additional runs in the fifth before capping the 12-run explosion with four insurances runs in the sixth frame.
Hanson (14-3, 3-1) will play host to Vermilion Catholic in league action on Monday at 5 p.m.