Berwick High School's Ryan Domingue
(The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Berwick defeats Morgan City 9-4
The Berwick High School Panthers defeated the Morgan City High School Tigers 9-4 in Morgan City Tuesday.
While Morgan City took a 4-0 lead after an inning on a grand slam by Chris Pitre, Berwick responded in the top of the third with a grand slam by Seth Canty to tie the game at 4. The Panthers added five more runs in the top of the fifth for the final margin.
Canty and Landon Harris led Berwick’s offense. Canty finished 1-for-4 with a grand slam, four RBIs, a stolen base and two runs scored, while Harris was 3-for-3 with a double, an RBI and a run scored. Other top Berwick offensive contributors were as follows: Evan Thomas, 2-for-4; Dayton Clark, 1-for-3, an RBI; and Reed Gonzales, 1-for-4, an RBI, a stolen base and a run scored.
Clay Menard earned the win. In six innings, Menard surrendered four runs — none earned — on five hits with one hit batter and 11 strikeouts.
Pitre suffered the loss. In 4.1 innings, he surrendered eight runs — five earned — on eight hits with two walks and eight strikeouts.
Chris Pitre and Will LaRocca led Morgan City’s offense. Pitre was 1-for-2 with a grand slam, four RBIs and a run scored, while Will LaRocca was 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored.
Morgan City (2-3) will return to action Thursday when it meets Covenant Christian Academy at 4 p.m. in first-day action at the Berwick Panther Classic.
Berwick (5-0) will return to action at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in its tournament when it meets Terrebonne.
Parkview Baptist edged Patterson 2-1 in Baton Rouge Tuesday.
While Parkview Baptist took a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first, Patterson tied the game in the top of the second. The score remained the same until Parkview Baptist took a 2-1 lead in the bottom of the fifth on a single to right field.
Reid Perkins suffered the loss. In six innings, he surrendered two unearned runs on four hits with one walk, one hit batter and nine strikeouts.
Drake Dinger led Patterson with a 1-for-2 performance. Other Patterson offensive contributors were as follows: Perkins, Don Diaz and Amarea Christopher, each 1-for-3; and Julius Albert, an RBI.
Patterson (1-4) will return to action this weekend when it plays a three-game series with Kaplan. Friday’s game will be at 6:30 p.m. in Kaplan, while the two teams will meet in a doubleheader at Patterson Saturday at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., respectively.
Central Catholic was run-ruled by Archbishop Rummel 10-0 on the road Monday.
Rummel scored a run in the first, five in the third and four in the bottom of the fifth to end the game via the 10-run mercy rule.
Central Catholic was limited to one hit as Luke Barbier led the squad with a 1-for-2 performance.
Barbier suffered the loss. In three innings, he surrendered six runs — three earned — on three hits with two walks, one hit batter and five strikeouts.
Central Catholic (3-2) will return to action this weekend in Berwick’s Panther Classic. The Eagles will face Berwick Friday at 6:30 p.m., while Saturday, the squad will meet Terrebonne at 9 a.m. and Morgan City at 11:30 a.m.