Sacred Heart’s Karli Fontenot unleashes on a ball at the plate in Wednesday’s game against Alexandria. Fontenot was 4 for 4 with two doubles, a triple and four RBI in the Lady Trojans loss to Alexandria Senior High. Sacred Heart is now 5-4 on the season and plays St. Martinville at home tomorrow. (Gazette photo by Tracey Jagneaux

Fighting chance

ALEXANDRIA -- Down 5-1 heading into their final at bat, the Sacred Heart Lady Trojans picked up two runs to give themselves a fighting chance for a comeback against Class 5A powerhouse Alexandria S

Pine Prairie’s Asia George slides in safely after hitting a triple in Thursday’s game against Church Point. The Lady Panthers lost 6-2. (Gazette photo by Tracey Jagneaux)

Early lead for Church Point seals Pine Prairie’s fate

PINE PRAIRIE -- The Pine Prairie Lady Panthers fell behind 5-1 after three innings of play and could not regain their offensive production long enough in a 6-2 loss to the Church Point Lady Bears T

Sacred Heart forward Lauren Shipp (22) was named to the first team in District 5-1A, while teammate Anna Beth Briley (20) received honorable mention honors. The two players were seniors for the Lady Trojans. (Gazette file photo.)

Accomplishing more

Several key accomplishments came to fruition for a number of Evangeline Parish basketball teams over the 2018-19 season.


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