Volleyball teams to begin scrimmages
Three of four local high school volleyball teams will take the next step in their preparation for their upcoming seasons as they participate in scrimmages today.
Berwick, Patterson and Morgan City all will be in action this afternoon.
Berwick will travel to White Castle for junior varsity and varsity action. Junior varsity will begin at 4:30 p.m. with varsity to follow at 5:30 p.m.
Patterson will host South Terrebonne in a 4 p.m. scrimmage, while Morgan City will host both Central Lafourche and E.D. White in a round-robin format of scrimmages in freshmen, junior varsity and varsity action.
At 3:30 p.m., Morgan City’s and Central Lafourche’s varsity will play, while at 4:10 p.m., E.D. White’s varsity will meet Central Lafourche’s varsity, and at 4:50 p.m., varsity squads from E.D. White and Morgan City will square off.
All varsity games will be held in the school’s Multi-Purpose Building. Each game will consist of 30 minutes of running time.
Junior varsity and freshmen action will be held in the Boy’s gym.
At 3:15 p.m., freshmen squads from Central Lafourche and Morgan City will meet, while at 3:35 p.m., Central Lafourche’s and Morgan City’s junior varsity squads will play.
Freshmen and junior varsity squads from E.D. White and Central Lafourche will play at 4 p.m. and 4:20 p.m., respectively, while freshmen squads from Morgan City and E.D. White will meet at 4:45 p.m., followed by junior varsity action between the two schools at 5:10 p.m.
Freshmen games will consist of 15 minutes of running time per game, while junior varsity action will have 20 minutes of running time per contest.
On Wednesday, the area’s fourth prep squad, Central Catholic, will host East Ascension and Destrehan in scrimmages. Action will begin at 4:30 p.m.
Patterson also will be in action Wednesday as it travels to face Thibodaux for junior varsity and varsity scrimmage action. Action will begin at 4 p.m.
On Thursday, Berwick will host Ellender in freshmen (4 p.m.), junior varsity (5 p.m.) and varsity (6 p.m.) scrimmage action, while both Central Catholic and Morgan City will participate in scrimmage action at H.L. Bourgeois.