Ellender takes advantage of MCHS turnovers in win

Morgan City High School fell to Ellender 41-12 Friday in Bourg in the Tigers’ District 7-4A opener. The Tigers had trouble stopping the Patriots ground game as the Patriots rushed for 373 yards. Above, an Ellender player runs with the ball, while Morgan City’s Trey Robin pursues. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

Ellender Memorial capitalized on four Morgan City turnovers en route to a 41-12 District 7-4A win Friday at South Terrebonne’s Memorial Stadium.

MCHS to open district against Ellender

Morgan City High School’s Jacolbi Francois tries to fend off a Rayne defender during last week’s contest in Morgan City. Francois and the rest of the Tigers will begin District 7-4A action Friday when it travels to face Ellender in a 7 p.m. contest. The Tigers enter the game with a 2-4 mark. (The Daily Review/Courtney Long)

The Morgan City High School football team will begin District 7-4A play Friday when it travels to face Ellender High School.

MCHS beats Ellender

Morgan City picked up an 8-2 win against Ellender Wednesday in Houma to move back into first place in the District 7-4A standings. The two teams will meet again today in Morgan City with junior varsity beginning at 4 p.m. and varsity to follow at 6 p.m. Above, Morgan City’s Gavin Speice slides safely back into first base during the Tigers’ contest against Vandebilt Catholic last month. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Morgan City High School used a five-run seventh inning to break open a close game for an eventual 8-2 win against Ellender in District 7-4A action Wednesday.

Berwick Panthers rout Ellender, 19-1

Berwick pitcher Brannon Melancon releases a pitch during the Panthers’ contest against Ellender Thursday. Melancon earned the win as the Panthers routed the Patriots, 19-1. Berwick will return to action today when it faces Morgan City at 7:30 p.m.

Staff Report
BERWICK — The Berwick Panthers opened their Panther Classic with a bang as they rolled past Ellender, 19-1, in five innings Thursday.


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