HMS Lady Tigers notch tourney wins

LAFAYETTE _ Hanson Memorial’s Lady Tigers softball team strung together a 2-1 record in the Lafayette High School Tournament here Friday at the Lafayette High School Field.

The Hanson Memorial Lady Tigers earned victories over the Westminster Lady Crusaders (8-6) and the Church Point Lady Bears (9-3) while suffering a loss to Notre Dame Lady Gents (16-1).


Starting pitcher Emily Champagne allowed only four hits over seven complete innings to collect the mound victory in leading the Hanson Memorial Lady Tigers to an 8-6 victory over the Westminste Lady Crusaders.

Champagne went the distance, surrendering six runs on four hits with two strikeouts and three walks.

Leading hitters for the Lady Tigers included: Emily Sonnier, 2 for 3; Paige Diamond, 2 for 4, 3 RBI; Macie Guillotte, 1 for 2. RBI; Evelyn Pontiff, 1 for 2. 2 RBI; Ashley Champagne, 1 for 3, 1 RBI and Mackenzie Hebert, 1 for 4.


Hanson Memorial’s Evelyn Pontiff took the mound loss after working one inning as the Notre Dame Lady Gents toppled the Hanson Memorial Lady Tigers, 16-1.

Pontiff pitched one inning, giving up three runs on three hits with one walk

Relief pitcher Mackenzie Hebert worked the final 2 2/3 innings, allowing 13 runs on nine hits with four walks.

Top hitters for the Lady Tigers were: Paige Diamond 1 for 1. RBI and Brittney Broussard, run, walk.


Sarah Sonnier recorded the mound victory, hurling the HMS Lady Tigers to a 9-3 triumph over the Church Point Lady Bears.

Sonnier notched the win after going the distance, yielding five hits while fanning six over second innings.

Leading hitters for the HMS Lady Tigers were: Brittney Broussard, 2 for 3, RBI, walk, 2 runs; Emily Sonnier, 2 for 3, double, RBI; Paige Diamond, 2 for 4, run; Kim Sonnier, 2 for 4, 2 RBI, run; Ashley Champagne, 1 for 3, triple, run; Noel Baker, 1 for 4, RBI, 2 runs and Macie Guillotte, 2 walks, 2 runs.

The Hanson Lady Tigers will open District 8-A action at home versus Gueyand on Tuesday.

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