The Morgan City 10-year-old All-Stars will play for a state championship and a berth in the 2018 Dixie Youth AAA World Series in Lumberton, North Carolina, this weekend when it faces Ruston in a best-of-three series in Alexandria. Game 1 is set for a 5:30 p.m. start Friday, while game 2 will be played Saturday at 10 a.m. If a third game is necessary, it will be played Saturday at 5 p.m. Morgan City team members are, kneeling from left, Bryan Cordero, Noah Guarisco, Lucas Pickens, Landyn Ramagos, Conner Daigle and Franco Saleme. On the middle row are Chaz' Pickens, Kollin Nelson, Jamyre Bias, Ja'Kavior Kemp, Tate Fontenot and Jade Oliney. On the back row are assistant coach Bryson Barbier, head coach Chase Pickens and assistant coach Mike Nelson. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Becky Fontenot)

The Patterson Babe Ruth 13-to-15-year-old All- Stars will continue their season at the Babe Ruth Southwest Region Tournament in Andalusia, Alabama, beginning Friday. Patterson enters the tournament after having won the district and Babe Ruth state tournaments. Team members are, kneeling from left, Grant Hebert, Kaden Samuels, Blaz Mayon, Hayden Bailey, Dylan Fabre and Drake Dinger. Standing, are head coach Brett Dore’, Robbie Connor, Johnathan Picou, Don Diaz, Joseph Larson, Trevor Wiggins, Amarea Christopher and assistant coach Joe Larson. Not pictured are assistant coach Nate Samuels and Reid Perkins. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Angela Larson)

The Morgan City 10-year-old All-Stars won the Louisiana Dixie Youth Minors South Regional in Vidalia Tuesday with a 12-7 victory against Ville Platte. Morgan City will advance to a best-of-three series this weekend in Alexandria where it will face the Louisiana Dixie Youth Minors North Regional winner, Ruston, Friday and Saturday. Morgan City also won the sportsmanship award at the regional tournament. Morgan City team members are, kneeling from left, Bryan Cordero, Noah Guarisco, Lucas Pickens, Landyn Ramagos, Conner Daigle and Franco Saleme. On the middle row are Chaz' Pickens, Kollin Nelson, Jamyre Bias, Ja'Kavior Kemp, Tate Fontenot and Jade Oliney. On the back row are assistant coach Bryson Barbier, head coach Chase Pickens and assistant coach Mike Nelson. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Becky Fontenot)

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