Morgan City High School
Morgan City High School and Assumption High School will square off for the third time this season when they meet in Class 4A first-round playoff action today at 5 p.m. in Morgan City. While Morgan City took the first game between the two teams in Morgan City, the Lady Tigers lost the finale at Assumption in the district championship. Above, Morgan City’s Hannah Prado hits a pitch during district play against Ellender. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Morgan City and Assumption split their District 7-4A contests, with Assumption taking the final matchup between the two teams for the district championship.
Former Morgan City High School baseball players who Kenny Alfred coached gathered with the ex-coach after his jersey was retired before Friday’s baseball contest against Vandebilt Catholic at Tiger Diamond in Morgan City. Kneeling is Ray Beadle, Alfred’s high school catcher. Standing, from left, are Briant Dozar, Ira Robertson, Gary Hover, Tim Hymel, Don Carter, Mark Alfred, Alfred’s
brother; Alfred, Lenny Armato, St. Mary Parish School Superintendent; Harold Smith, Herman Albritton and John B. Hover. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Morgan City, Berwick and Central Catholic all qualified for high school softball postseason play. Berwick, the No. 25 seed in Class 3A, will travel to face No. 8 seed Pine Prairie Saturday in a 6 p.m. contest. Meanwhile, Morgan City, Class 4A’s No. 13 seed, will host No. 20 Assumption Monday at 5 p.m., while Central Catholic, Class 1A’s No. 12 seed, will host No. 21 Ascension Christian in a 5 p.m. contest Monday. Above, Morgan City High School’s McKenzie Smith
hits a pitch during regular season action. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
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)