Skipper's falls to Synergy Bank in Morgan City

Staff Report

MORGAN CITY — Skipper’s Sporting Goods (Morgan City) fell to Synergy Bank (E.D. White) 13-7 in Swampland League action at Tiger Diamond Wednesday.

John Ross McNemar led Skipper’s Sporting Goods with a 4-for-4 performance with an RBI, while Grant Perry was 2-for-4 with a double. Other top hitters included Matt Lorenzo, 1-for-3 with an RBI, and Evan Stadalis, 1-for-4, an RBI.

Rhett Fryou suffered the loss for Skipper’s.

On Tuesday, Skipper’s defeated South Louisiana Bank (South Terrebonne) 7-4 on the road.

Ethan Scioneaux earned the win for Skipper’s, while at the plate, he finished 1-for-3 with three RBIs.

Cameron Marcantel earned a save in Skipper’s win.

Offensively, other contributors included Lorenzo, 3-for-4, a double and two RBIs; Stadalis and Fryou, each 2-for-4 with an RBI; and Nick Spinella, Hutchinson and McNemar, each 2-for-4, with Spinella recording a double.

Skipper’s (5-7) will host Robichaux Ford (Vandebilt Catholic) in its Swampland regular season finale today. Junior varsity action is set for 5 p.m. with varsity play to follow at 7 p.m.

Taco Bell 4,

Diamondbacks 1

Taco Bell (Berwick) rallied from a 1-0 deficit with two outs in the top of the seventh inning for what eventually was a 4-1 win against the Diamondbacks (Terrebonne) Tuesday in Houma.

Facing a full count, Bobby Boudreaux singled and Nick Duthu followed with a walk.

Daniel Gray then connected on a ground-rule double to knot the game at one before Justin Morvant’s infield single gave Taco Bell a 2-1 advantage. Taco Bell scored the remaining two runs via errors.

Meanwhile, Taco Bell pitcher Brandon Fryou was able to escape several jams to earn the win.

In 6.2 innings, he surrendered one unearned run on four hits with a walk and fanned five.

Duthu came on in relief to earn the save. With runners on first and third, he struck out the only batter he faced.

Gray led Taco Bell at the plate with a 1-for-3 performance with a double and an RBI, while Morvant was 1-for-1 with an RBI.

In junior varsity action, the Diamondbacks defeated Taco Bell, 4-2.

Austin Price suffered the loss for Taco Bell. In three innings, he surrendered three earned runs on five hits with three walks and fanned one.

Bradley Gray finished 1-for-2 with an RBI for Taco Bell.

Taco Bell will return to action today when it hosts Halimar Shipyard (Central Catholic). Junior varsity action is set for 5 p.m. with varsity play to follow at 7 p.m.

According to the latest standings, both teams have the best shot to make the Swampland League’s postseason tournament. Currently, Taco Bell is in a tie with the Diamondbacks for second place at 8-3, while Halimar Shipyard is in fourth place in the league with a 7-4 mark.

The top six seeds will begin play in the tournament, which begins Monday at Berwick High School.

Halimar Shipyard 5,

Patterson 2

Charlie Barron had a double and two RBIs as Halimar Shipyard defeated Patterson in Swampland League action Tuesday in Patterson.

Barron finished 1-for-2 and also scored a run in the win.

Tyler Hoffpauir also finished 1-for-3 with a triple, an RBI and a run for Halimar.

On the mound, Samuel Guarisco earned the win. In seven innings, he surrendered two runs — one earned — on four hits and fanned seven.

Jake Lagrange suffered the loss for Patterson.

Top hitters for Patterson included Lagrange and Sirbatian Charles with two hits each.

Patterson will return to action today for its Swampland season finale against Reeco Rental (Thibodaux). Junior varsity action is set for 5 p.m., with varsity play to follow at 7 p.m. If the game is rained out, Patterson coach Ryan Jensen said it would not be made up.

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