Synergy Bank, Taco Bell to meet in Swampland finals on Wednesday


BERWICK – E.D. White Catholic-based Synergy Bank and Berwick-based Taco Bell used sharp pitching on Tuesday to advance to Wednesday’s Swampland Baseball League title game.

No. 1 Synergy Bank (12-1) topped No. 4 Central Lafourche-based Jester’s Court 5-1 on Tuesday night in one semifinal and No. 2 Taco Bell (10-3) topped the Terrebonne-based Diamondbacks, the three seed, 2-0 in another semifinal.

Synergy Bank and Taco Bell will play at 5 p.m. Wednesday in the Swampland title game. Jester’s Court ended the summer at 9-6 and the Diamondbacks finished 10-4.

Past winners of the title are Vandebilt Catholic (2009, 2012), South Terrebonne (2007, 2008, 2011) and E.D. White (2005, 2006, 2010).

For more on the semifinal games from Tuesday night, check back to bayoupreps.com or read Wednesday’s print issues of The Courier or the Daily Comet.