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District play rocky for parish teams

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It was a rough week for St. Martin Parish baseball teams in District 5-4A action as Breaux Bridge, Cecilia and St. Martinville went a combined 1-6 in league outings.

Breaux Bridge notched the only victory of the week, topping parish rival St. Martinville 6-1 on Thursday, avenging an earlier 4-3 loss to The ’Ville.

Along with the loss to Breaux Bridge, St. Martinville also dropped games to league leading St. Thomas More (8-0) and Teurlings Catholic (17-3).

Cecilia also faced the district’s top two teams, falling to STM 12-0 and Teurlings by 6-1.

The Breaux Bridge-Northside game scheduled for April 8 was postponed.

Last week’s action left Breaux Bridge with a 14-8, 4-3 record while St. Martinville slipped to 7-16, 3-5, and Cecilia dropped to 6-15, 2-5.

As the season moves into the home stretch, local teams face a busy week, with the following games scheduled (* indicates 5-4A game):

•Thursday, April 17 – Cecilia at Breaux Bridge*; Kaplan at St. Martinville.

•Saturday, April 19 – St. Martinville at Northside*; Cecilia at Westgate*.

•Tuesday, April 22 – Cecilia at St. Martinville*; Breaux Bridge at Teurlings Catholic*.

Tuesday, April 8

St. Thomas More 12, Cecilia 0
Cecilia...........................000 00 – 0 1 3
St. Thomas More......20(10) 0x – 12 8 0
WP: Hogan Harris 3IP, 3BB, 4K. LP: Kyler Johnson 3IP, 5R, 3BB.
Records: Cecilia 6-14, 2-4; St. Thomas More 19-5, 6-0.

Teurlings Cath. 17, St. Martinville 3
Teurlings Cath.............341 45 – 17 15 1
St. Martinville.............001 20 – 3 5 4
WP: Andre Stelly 5IP, 5H, 3R, 2ER, 4BB, 5K. LP: Braxton Resweber 4.2IP, 14H, 17R, 4ER.
Records: Teurlings Catholic 17-6, 5-1; St. Martinville 7-14, 3-3.

Breaux Bridge - Northside (postponed)

Thursday, April 10

Breaux Bridge 6, St. Martinville 1

Teurlings Catholic 6, Cecilia 1
Records: Cecilia 6-15, 2-5.

Saturday, April 12

Breaux Bridge 6, Westgate 2

St. Thomas More 8, St. Martinville 0

Records: Breaux Bridge 14-8, 4-3; St. Martinville 7-16, 3-5.

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