Morgan City Rentals edges Johnny's Propeller
MORGAN CITY — Morgan City Rentals edged Johnny’s Propeller, 9-8, in Dixie League action Wednesday, the final night of the regular season.
Tucker Manuel earned the win for Morgan City Rentals. In four innings, he surrendered three hits, walked nine but fanned eight.
Ethan Nguyen also faced four batters in relief and allowed no runs on one hit with two strikeouts.
Hunter Daigle led Morgan City Rentals at the plate with a 2-for-2 performance with a double, two RBIs and a run, while Joseph Oubre was 1-for-2 with a double, an RBI and a run. Other top contributors included Manuel, who finished 1-for-2 with two runs; Nguyen, 1-for-3, two runs; Kytrell Grogan, 1-for-3, a run; Dylan Tingle, an RBI and Blaze Louviere, a run.
For Johnny’s Propeller, Michael-Anthony Hill finished 1-for-2 with an out-of-the-park home run, two RBIs and two runs, while William LaRocca was 2-for-2 with a double, two RBIs and a run.
Other top contributors included Shae Gaspard, 1-for-3, a double and a run; Gilbert Johnson, 1-for-3, an RBI; Cade Pichoff, an RBI and a run; Dave Laubach, two runs; and Taylor Blanchard and Jerami Armond, each a run.
Ocean Marine 2,
Morgan City Rentals 0
In City League action, Ocean Marine defeated Morgan City Rentals.
Trent Hillen earned the win as he allowed no hits, walked two and fanned seven in three innings of work.
On offense, Randy Fontenot and Luke Freia each scored a run.