Crowdus leads Lady Warriors to win

Lindsay Crowdus had a big game in the circle and at the plate for the Houma Chrisitan Lady Warriors in a 5-3 win over Avoyelles at Friday's Grace Christian Tournament..

Crowdus picked up a complete-game win, giving up three earned runs on five hits with seven strikeouts. She also went 3-for-4 at the plate with three runs scored and an RBI. Cameron Beal also went 3-for-4 with an RBI.

Houma Christian improved to 10-2 overall.



At the Lutcher Tournament, Ursuline scored two runs in the bottom of the ninth inning to edge the Lady Patriots (12-8).

The eighth and ninth innings were played under the international tiebreaker rules, which places a runner at second base at the start of the inning.

The game was scoreless until Ellender took a 1-0 lead in the sixth inning when Kyler Trosclair (2-for-3, run, RBI, two stolen bases) scored on Alyssa Bush's RBI single. Ursuline tied the score in the bottom of the sixth.

In the eighth inning, the Lady Patriots took a 2-1 lead on Trosclair's RBI single, scoring Annie Robinson. Once again, Ursuline scored to tie the game.

Brianna Bourg (2-for-4, RBI, stolen base) ripped an RBI double, scoring Megan Ledet for a 3-2 lead, but Ursuline scored two runs for the win. Bush suffered the loss, giving up one earned run on five hits and 10 strikeouts.


At the Brusly Tournament, the Lady Cardinals (8-7) extended their winning streak to three games with Friday's win.

Sydney Bordis led E.D. White's offense, going 2-for-4, including a solo home run, and three RBIs. Abby Richard 3-for-4, including a three-run triple, and four RBIs.

Madison Rodrigue picked up the complete-game win for the Lady Cardinals, giving up five runs (four earned) on nine hits with three strikeouts.