St. Mary Central 12-year-old All-Star Ryan Domingue is at third base during the District 3 Majors Championship game against Morgan City in Franklin Monday. St. Mary Central, the District 3 runner-up, will begin play in the north regional in Winnsboro Friday when it faces Pontiff Playground, the District 2 champion. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Area 10-year-old and 12-year-old teams will continue Dixie Youth play this weekend as they begin play in their respective regionals in either Ponchatoula or Winnsboro.
The Morgan City 12-year-old All-Stars
clinched the District 3 Majors (12U) Championship Monday with a 6-1 win against St. Mary Central in Franklin. Team members include, kneeling from left, Luke Barbier, Hugh Hamer, Brett Morell, Dakota Gibson, Matthew Mire and Luke Freia. On the second row, from left, are Dylan Cornes, Grant Cheramie, Trent Hillen, Kollin Crappell,
Zack Bennett and Gunnar Theriot. On the back row, from left, are assistant coaches Dwayne Barbier and Mark Morell and head coach Beau Theriot. Not pictured is assistant coach Greg Hamer. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Morgan City broke open a close game with a four-run sixth inning for a 6-1 victory against St.
Morgan City 12-year-old All-Star pitcher
Luke Barbier prepares to release a pitch during Friday’s contest with Patterson. Morgan City is undefeated and with a win tonight against St. Mary Central, will clinch the District 3 championship. If St. Mary Central wins, Morgan City will finish second in district
as both teams will have one loss in district and the tie-breaking mechanism used will be head-to-head matchups. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Morgan City finished 3-0 this weekend at the District 3 District Tournament at Caffery Park and will meet St. Mary Central today at 5:30 p.m. for the district title.