Baseball, softball scores
By Chris & Laurie Mueller
Welsh 4, DeQuincy 5 (11 innings) - The Greyhounds scored 2 runs in the top of the 7th inning to go up 3-2, but a clutch 2 out 2 strike base hit by Chance Johnson scored Gabriel Rangel in the bottom of the 7th to send the game to extra innings.
In the bottom of the 11th inning, Caleb Jacobs hit a walk off double to score Trayson LaCour to lift the Tigers to victory. Aaron Hollie and Tyler Sharp shared the mound, scattering 4 hits over 11 innings. The Tigers pounded out 15 hits in the contest.
Top hitters were Johnson, 2-5 and 2 RBIs; Connor Patin, 3-6; Chase Dyer, 1-6; Aaron Hollie, 3-4; Jacobs, 1-4 and 1 RBI; Eric Fontenot, 1-5; Rangel, 1-5; Landon Mitchell; 1-1; Sharp, 1-3; LaCour, 1-4.
Vinton 2, DeQuincy 5 - Landon Mitchell went the distance for the Tigers.
Top hitters were Caleb Jacobs, 2-3 and 1 RBI; Aaron Hollie, 1-3 and 1 RBI; Eric Fontenot, 1-3 with a double and 1 RBI; and Trayson LaCour, 1-3.
South Beauregard 8, Grand Lake 1 - Josh Hunt threw for the Golden Knights (21-3).
Top hitters were Hunt, 2-3; Nick Lee, 2-3 with a homerun and 2 RBIs; and Brandon Hare, 2-3.
South Beauregard 12, Iota 2 - Brandon Hare pitched for the Golden Knights.
Top hitters were Hayden Gunter, 2-4 and 2 RBIs; Chance Clark, 2-3; Jansen Fontenot, 2-3 and 3 RBIs; and DJ Hardwick, 2-3.
Hackberry 16, Singer 1 - Matt Spears pitched for the Hornets.
South Beauregard 8, St. Louis 1 - Nick Lee improved to 8-0 with the win over the Saints. He recorded 8 strikeouts in the game.
Top hitters were Lee, 4-4 with 2 doubles and 3 RBIs; Brandon Hare, with 2 RBIs; DJ Hardwick, 2-4 and 2 RBIs; and Josh Hunt, 1-2.
Vinton 1, DeQuincy 6 - Jaylee Googe was in the circle for the Lady Tigers. She recorded 9 strikeouts while allowing 3 base hits.
Top hitters for the Lady Tigers were Brenan Marcantel, 3-4 and 2 RBIs; Amanda Feith, 2-4; Grace Pierce, 1-4 and 1 RBI; Googe, 1-3; Darci Bonin, 1-4 and 1 RBI.
Starks 12, Northside Christian 3 - Wendy Gillet went the distance for the Lady Panthers.
Top hitters were Jade Berry, 2-5; Madisyn Humphrey, 3-5; Gillet, 2-3 with a double, triple, and 4 RBIs; and Ashlynn Gibson, 2-4 and 2 RBIs.
Hackberry 16, Starks 0 - Lexi Hudson pitched for the Lady Panthers. Madisyn Humphrey and Destiny Grimshaw had a base hit each.
St. Louis 6, South Beauregard 1 - Heather Simmons pitched for the Lady Golden Knights (10-14, 5-3).
Top hitters were Destiny Holmes, 1-2 and a run; and Simmons, 1-3 and 1 RBI.