Central Catholic qualified competitors in seven events for the Class 1A state track and field meet during the Louisiana High S c h o o l A t h l e t i c Association Region II-1A meet last week at t
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Central Catholic outfielders, from left, Blake Hidalgo, Samarick Paul and Adam Dupuis, wait for action to resume during a pitching change during the Eagles' Division IV regional round victory against False River Academy last week. Central Catholic, Division IV's top seed, will host No. 8 Ascension Christian Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. The game was moved up a day due to the threat of inclement weather Wednesday. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Top-ranked Central Catholic will continue its Division IV postseason journey Tuesday when it hosts No. 8 Ascension Christian in Division IV quarterfinal action in Amelia.
Central Catholic High School's Taylor Picou hits a pitch during Saturday's Division IV semifinal contest against Vermilion Catholic. Vermilion Catholic won the game, 10-9, on a walk-off single in the bottom of the seventh. Central Catholic concluded its season with a 24-10 mark, while Vermilion Catholic fell to Cedar Creek, 5-3, in the Division IV state championship game later Saturday. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
No. 5 Central Catholic mounted a huge rally in the latter innings and nearly forced extra innings with No. 1-ranked Vermilion Catholic in the Division IV semifinals Saturday at Frasch Park.
Central Catholic Coach Joe Russo congratulates leftfielder Alaysia Williams as she heads for home after hitting a grand slam during the third inning of Thursday's Division IV quarterfinal contest with False River in Sulphur. Central Catholic defeated False River, 12-5, and now will face Vermillion Catholic Saturday at 11:30 a.m. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
No. 5 Central Catholic used an eight-run third inning to distance itself from No. 4 False River Academy en route to a 12-5 win in Division IV quarterfinal action at Frasch Park Thursday.
The last time the Central Catholic Lady E a g l e s e x i t e d Sulphur’s Frasch Park, they did so as the 2015 Class 1A state champions.