High School Sports

1st day of Swampland Tourney rained out

aThe first day of the Swampland League’s annual tournament at Berwick High was rained out, forcing everything to be pushed back a day. Now, games will be held today, weather permitting at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m., while the semifinals will be held Friday at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. The time of Saturday’s final will not be set until after Friday’s semifinal. Central Catholic-based Halimar Shipyard is the lone Tri-City area participant in the summer-league tournament as the No. 4 seed. They will play No. 5 seed South Louisiana Bank (South Terrebonne) today at 7 p.m. Prior to Halimar’s contest, No. 3 seed Diamondbacks (Terrebonne) will play No. 6 Robichaux Ford (Vandebilt Catholic). On Friday, the winner of the Diamondbacks and Robichaux Ford will meet No. 2 seed Synergy Bank (E.D. White) in a 5 p.m. contest, while the Halimar-South Louisiana Bank winner will meet No. 1 Jester’s Court (Central Lafourche). Synergy Bank and Jester’s Court received first-round byes. Above, Halimar Shipyard’s Stefano Guarisco, left, hi-fives Patrick Barron during earlier season action. (The Daily Review/File Photo)

Skipper’s wins; tourney field set

Skipper’s Sporting Goods (Morgan City) won its regular season finale against Bayou Boys (South Lafourche), 5-1, on the road Tuesday. However, Skipper’s missed the Swampland League tournament after Houma Christian-based LaShip forfeited its contest against Vandebilt Catholic-based Robichaux Ford Tuesday. Above, Skipper’s Matt Lorenzo is greeted by teammates after hitting a grand slam earlier this season. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Morgan City High-based Skipper’s Sporting Goods won its regular season finale with a 5-1 win against South Lafourche-based Bayou Boys Tuesday.

Swampland League tourney begins Wednesday

Skipper’s Sporting Goods’ Evan Stadalis makes a throw after making a catch during earlier season Swampland action. Skipper’s fell 9-0 to South Louisiana Bank Monday. However, Skipper’s still is in contention to make the Swampland League tournament that begins Wednesday. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

The Swampland League’s annual end-of-the-year tournament will be held, beginning Wednesday, in Berwick.

Halimar Shipyard defeats Frank’s Agency, 11-7

Halimar Shipyard second baseman Tony Pennison makes a throw to first base for an out during earlier season action against Skipper’s Sporting Goods. Halimar defeated Frank’s Agency 11-7 in Swampland League action Wednesday. Halimar will return to action today when it hosts Taco Bell, while Frank’s Agency will travel to face Reeco Rental and Supply. (The Daily Review/File Photo)

Halimar Shipyard overcame six errors and six walks en route to an 11-7 victory against Frank’s Agency in Swampland League action Wednesday.

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