one-hitter in win
Morgan City’s Tyler Hebert threw a one-hitter in the Lady Tigers’ 13-1 five-inning win against South Terrebonne Tuesday.
Hebert, who pitched the final four innings after relieving starter Reagan Barbier, struck out seven and walked two.
At the plate, Hebert finished 2-for-3 with two doubles and two runs.
Other Lady Tigers contributing in the victory included Celeste Williams, 2-for-3, three RBIs; Taylor Prince, 1-for-3, two RBIs, two runs; Aliya Green, 1-for-2, an RBI, a stolen base, three runs; Marilynn Bailey, 1-for-2, a double, two runs; and Morgan Comeaux, an RBI, two runs.
The Lady Tigers (8-8 overall, 1-1 in district) will return to action today when they play Vandebilt Catholic in a district contest at 4 p.m. in Houma.
Central Catholic plays
at home today
The Central Catholic Eagles will play in Amelia today at 5 p.m. against Vandebilt Catholic in opening round action of the E.D. White/Thibodaux High tournament.
The location and opponent for today’s game was incorrectly reported in Wednesday’s newspaper.
Morgan City dropped a high-scoring contest to De LaSalle, 13-12, and a low-scoring affair to Grace King, 3-1, in action at the Chalmette Tournament Saturday.
Against De LaSalle, the Tigers rallied from a 10-2 first inning deficit, but a De LaSalle run in the seventh was the difference.
After De LaSalle had taken a 10-2 lead after an inning, Morgan City worked itself back into the game as it scored four runs in the second, two in the third and three more in the fourth to take an 11-10 lead after four innings of play.
Morgan City scored a run in the fifth, and De LaSalle plated two in their at-bat in the inning. The game was tied at 12 after five innings.
De LaSalle added a single run in the seventh for the victory.
Morgan City outhit De LaSalle 11-9, but the Tigers committed four errors to De LaSalle’s single miscue.
Ryan Veillion led the Tigers with a 3-for-4 performance with four RBIs, while Dylan Hymel finished 2-for-3, with three RBIs and a run. Other top contributors included Brady Fryou, 2-for-2, a run; Buck Gautreaux, 1-for-1, an RBI, four runs; Nicholas Spinella, 1-for-3, an RBI, two runs; Evan Stadalis, 1-for-5, an RBI; and Grant Perry, an RBI, a run.
Craig Mayon was tagged with the loss in relief. Mayon surrendered a run that was earned and walked five in a third of an inning of work.
Against Grace King, Morgan City surrendered two runs in the first inning and another in the third.
The Tigers scored their lone run in the fifth.
Hits were at a minimum for both teams as each had five.
Gautreaux led Morgan City with a 2-for-4 performance with an RBI; Josh Glatter finished 1-for-2; Fryou was 1-for-3; and Perry, 1-for-3 and a run.
Glatter suffered the loss. In five innings of work, he surrendered three earned runs on five hits with a walk and a strikeout.
Morgan City (6-5) will return to action today when it faces Thibodaux at 5 p.m. at Thibodaux High School. The game is part of the Thibodaux/E.D. White Tournament.