Rain alters prep schedule


Most of the area high school baseball and softball scheduled for Wednesday was washed out after rain hit the area on Tuesday.

In baseball, St. James will now play a nondistrict game at 5 p.m. today at Port Allen after the game on Wednesday was rained out.

In softball from Wednesday, Central Catholic at Ellender, Assumption at Berwick, South Terrebonne at South Lafourche and White Castle at Covenant Christian Academy were all washed out.

Assumption will now travel to Berwick on March 19 for a 4 p.m. make-up game.

No makeup dates have been set for the other softball games washed out Wednesday.