BHS’ Duthu leads 9-3A district selections
Neil Theriot Jr.
Berwick’s Nick Duthu led the area All-District 9-3A baseball selections as he was selected as District Most Valuable Player.
Duthu, a senior, was part of the Panthers’ district runner-up team this season as the squad finished 6-2.
On the mound, he handed E.D. White their lone loss of the season in district.
Shane Trosclair of E.D. White, which won the district title with a win against Berwick in both teams’ district finale, was named the District’s Coach of the Year.
Duthu was joined on the all-district teams by nine fellow Panthers.
Of those, first-team selections included pitcher Brannon Melancon, third baseman Neil Theriot Jr. and utility players Bobby Boudreaux, Brooks Richard and Daniel Gray.
Berwick’s second-team selections included catcher Austin Spencer, outfielders Justin Morvant and Braden Billiot and utility selection Cameron Wiley.
Patterson placed nine on the first- and second-teams as well as honorable mention.
Four of the Lumberjacks made the first-team. Those are pitcher Jake Lagrange, second baseman Taylor Harris, shortstop Spencer Landry and outfielder Brennan Gouaux.
Second-team selections for Patterson were third baseman Kenny Singleton Jr. and pitcher Joel Singleton.
Honorable mention selections for the Lumberjacks were catcher Blake Dreyer, pitcher Sirbatian Charles and utility player Tyrik Singleton.
Below are the complete first-team as well as area second-team and honorable mention selections.
Pitchers: Jake Lagrange, junior, Patterson; Brennan Legendre, senior, ED White; Brannon Melancon, senior, Berwick; Justin Theriot, senior, ED White
Catcher: Spencer Folse, senior, ED White
First base: Nick Duthu, senior, Berwick
Second base: Taylor Harris, senior, Patterson
Third base: Neil Theriot Jr., junior, Berwick
Shortstop: Spencer Landry, senior, Patterson
Outfield: Brennan Gouaux, sophomore, Patterson; Thomas Legendre, junior, ED White; Frank Robichaux, junior, ED White
Utility: Bobby Boudreaux, senior, Berwick; Seth Gravois, senior, ED White; Daniel Gray, junior, Berwick; Brooks Richard, senior, Berwick; Scottie Sanders, senior, ED White
Nick Duthu, Berwick
Coach of the Year
Shane Trosclair, ED White
Second Team (Patterson and Berwick only)
Austin Spencer, Berwick, catcher; Kenny Singleton, Patterson, third base; Joel Singleton, Patterson, pitcher; Justin Morvant, Berwick, outfielder; Braden Billiot, Berwick, outfielder; and Cameron Wiley, Berwick, utility player
Tyrik Singleton, Patterson (utility), Blake Dreyer, Patterson, (catcher) and Sirbatian Charles, Patterson, (pitcher)