Softball Playoffs: Landry, Booker T. Washington fall in opening round
Prep Softball Playoff Report for Sunday, April 18
In Class 4A, No. 2 seed Beau Chene handled No. 31 Landry 22-0 at the St. Julien Complex in Broussard Saturday.
The Gators (20-2) advance to the regional round to face the winner of Monday’s opening round contest featuring No. 15 Pearl River at home against No. 18 Sterlington. The Buccaneers end their season 5-5-1.
In Class 3A, top seed Grant took care of No. 32 Booker T. Washington of New Orleans 17-0 in three innings.
Grant (20-6) moves on to the regional round to face the winner of Monday’s game pitting No. 17 Church Point and No. 16 Caldwell Parish. The Lions end their season 8-8-1.
Most opening round games are set for Monday with a few slated to take place on Tuesday.
Prep Softball Playoff Results from Saturday, April 17
(4) Neville 12, (29) South Terrebonne 0 (5 innings)
(2) Beau Chene 22, (31) Landry 0 (3 innings)
(1) Grant 17, (32) Booker T. Washington (NO) 0 (3 innings)
(7) Sterlington 13, (26) St. Martinville 3 (5 innings)
(14) Slaughter Community College 1, (19) Sicily Island 0
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