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BY LORI LYONS

Special to The Advocate

Baseball

Ascension Catholic 3

Ascension Christian 1

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W — Hunter Medine (7-2). L — Brennan Perkins. Team leaders: ASCENSION CATHOLIC: Medine (12 Ks; 2-3, 3B, SB, 2 runs), Collin Landry (0-2, 2 RBIs, run), Reed Schexnayder (1-3, 2B, RBI); ASCENSION CHRISTIAN: Seth Gaudin (1-3, run), Kaleb Bledsoe (1-3). Team records: Ascension Catholic 14-12, 7-2 in District 9-1A; Ascension Christian 9-12, 6-3.

Catholic 9, St. Amant 4

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W — Ross Massey (5-1). L — Conner Millet (3-2). Leaders: Catholic: Nick Coomes (3-3, HR, 3 RBIs), Jordan Romero (2-4, 2 RBIs), Hunter D’Armand (2-4, 3 RBIs); St. Amant: Matthew Delaune (2-3), Brennan Grant (1-3, RBI), Cole Benoit (1-3, RBI). Records: Catholic 19-9, 8-1 in District 5-5A. St. Amant 17-9, 4-4.

Dunham 5, Redemptorist 4

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W — Ryan May. L — Blake Landry. Leaders: REDEMPTORIST; Blake Landry (RBI, single), Rus Gage (2-4); DUNHAM; Peyton Finical (2 RBIs, 2B), Tyler Thompson (3-4, 2B), Foster Degeneres (2-4). Records; Redemptorist 11-10, 2-5 in District 7-2A; Dunham 18-9, 4-3

Zachary 2, Walker 1

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W — Evan Tidewell. L — C. Elvir. Leaders: ZACHARY: Stephan Babin (1-1, RBI), Daniel Hodges (RBI); WALKER; Tyler Lockhart (1-3, RBI), Logan Rodgers (1-3, 2B).

Schedule

Friday

Florien at Maurepas, 3 p.m.

Archbishop Hannan vs. Christian Life at Cypress Mounds, 4 p.m.

Centerville at Madison Prep, 4 p.m.

Dutchtown at McKinley, 4 p.m.

Tara at St. Michael, 4 p.m.

East Ascension at Woodlawn, 4 p.m.

Simpson Academy at Silliman, 4 p.m.

West Feliciana at Family Christian, 4 p.m.

Runnels at Episcopal, 4:30 p.m.

Oak Forest Acad. at Central Private, 4:30 p.m.

Dunham at Redemptorist, 6:30 p.m.

Walker at Denham Springs, 6:30 p.m.

Zachary at Live Oak, 6:30 p.m.

Saturday

West Feliciana at East Feliciana, 11 a.m.

Northeast at University, doubleheader, 11 a.m.

Southern Lab at White Castle, 11 a.m.

Florien at Brusly, 1 p.m.

McKinley at Woodlawn, 1 p.m.

Scotlandville at Walker, 1 p.m.

Livonia at Plaquemine, 2 p.m.

St. Thomas Aquinas at French Settlement, 2 p.m.

Episcopal at Runnels, 2 p.m.

St. John at Christian Life, 2:30 p.m.

Teurlings Catholic at St. Michael, 2:30 p.m.

Denham Springs at Zachary, 3 p.m.

Dutchtown at Catholic, 3 p.m.

East Ascension at St. Amant, 3 p.m.

Catholic-PCat Pointe Coupee Central, 4 p.m.

Hanson at Ascension Catholic, 5 p.m.

Central at Live Oak, 6 p.m.

Sunday

Sacred Heart-Ville Platte at False River Academy, 3 p.m.

Polls

This week’s Louisiana Baseball Coaches Association high school baseball polls.

Class 5A

1. Barbe. 2. Destrehan. 3. Brother Martin. 4. Zachary. 5. Ruston. 6. Sam Houston. 7. Jesuit. 8. New Iberia. 9 Denham Springs. 10. Dutchtown.

Also receiving votes: St. Paul, Sulphur, Captain Shreve, Covington, Hahnville, Pontchatoula, Slidell, West Monroe.

Class 4A

1. St. Thomas More. 2. Lutcher. 3. Teurlings Catholic. 4. West Ouachita. 5. DeRidder. 6. St. Michael. 7. St. Louis. 8. Franklinton. 9. Benton. 10. Vandebilt Catholic.

Also receiving votes: Tioga, Shaw, Holy Cross, Neville.

Class 3A

1. E. D. White. 2. Iowa. 3. Brusly. 4. Parkview Baptist. 5. Notre Dame. 6. Eunice. 7. North DeSoto. 8. Livonia . 9. Erath. 10. St. Charles Catholic and North Vermilion.

Also receiving votes: South Beauregard, Jennings, Buckeye, Loyola.

Class 2A

1. Calvary Baptist. 2. University. 3. John Curtis. 4. Northlake Christian. 5. Loreauville. Catholic–New Iberia. 7. Dunham. 8. Runnels. 9. North Webster. 10. Evangel.

Also receiving votes: Sterlington, Fisher, Rosepine, Newman.

Class 1A

1. Ouachita Christian. 2. Mangham. 3. Opelousas Catholic. 4. St. John. 5. Oak Grove. 6. Central Catholic. 7. Country Day. 8. Cedar Creek. 9. Sacred Heart. 10. Ascension Catholic and St. Martin’s.

Also receiving votes: Westminster Christian, Ascension Episcopal, St Frederick.

Class B

1. Forest . 2. Zwolle . 3. Monterey . 4. Oak Hill. 5. Fairview. 6. Choudrant. 7. Downsville. 8. Glenmora . 9. Hornbeck. 10. Weston.

Also receiving votes: Converse, Stanley, Grace Christian, Hicks, Holden.

Class C

1. Family Christian. 2. Elizabeth. 3. Northside Christian. 4. Claiborne Christian. 5. Maurepas. 6. Georgetown. 7. Reeves. 8. Calvin. 9. Assembly Christian. 10. Ebarb.

Also receiving votes: St. Joseph’s.

boys tennis

Catholic “B” 5 Baton Rouge High 0

Doubles: Alex Klement def. Evan Doomes 6-2, 6-1. Paul Lewis def. Spencer Noell 6-1, 6-0.

Doubles: Grayson Hunt-Barker Hunt def. Adarsh Jones-Adam Elaoud 6-3, 6-1. Foster Brackin-Preston Gautrean def. Andrew Elliot-Noah Cormier 6-0, 6-3. John Morvant-Clayton Kershaw def. Navi Singh-Spencer Goidel 7-6, (7-1), 6-4.

Zachary 5, Denham Springs 0

Singles: K. Sandhu def. Blake Marcomb 6-2, 6-1; W. Payne def. Jamie Holladay 6-3, 6-2.

Doubles: T. Manuel-B. Terral def Matthew Whitehead-Tra Pinion 7-6, 6-1. S. Sandhu-K. Durbin def. Jake Williams-Brennan Johnson 7-5, 6-1. C. Charlet-L. Wojohn def. Ross Alexander-Sean Guilbeau 6-0, 6-3.

girls tennis

Zachary 3, Denham Springs 2

Singles: C. McCawley, Zachary def. Haley Porter 3-6, 7-5, 12-10. Melodee Miller, Denham Springs, won by forfeit.

Doubles: Haley Davis-Emily Loup, Denham Springs def. M. Mackey-K. Hardin 6-3, 6-2; K. Head-M. Chaney, Zachary def. Jessica Hoover-Mackenzie Martone 6-4, 5-7, 11-4. L. Kinchen-J. Schlorke, Zachary def. Grace Williams-Sydney Breaux 6-1, 6-0.

Track and Field

LTFCA composite polls

This week’s louisiana track and field coaches association’s high school track and field poll. First place votes in parentheses.

Boys

Pts

1. Catholic-BR (10) 100

2. John Curtis 90

3 .Edna Karr 78

4.Dutchtown 70

5. St. Paul’s 62

6. St. Thomas Aquinas 43

7. Zachary 33

8. Franklin 26

9. New Iberia 19

10. Brother Martin 9

Others receiving votes: Episcopal-BR, Airline, South Lafourche, St. Louis, W. Monroe.

Girls

1. Baton Rouge High (9)

2. Lafayette (1)

3.McDonogh # 35

4. St. Louis

5. St. Joseph’s Academy

6. Hamilton Christian

7. St. Amant

8. St. Thomas Aquinas

9. Cabrini

10. St. Scholastica

Also receiving votes: Ruston, Barbe, Thibodaux, Baker, Donaldsonville, Episcopal .