06 May 2013

Baseball Bears Defeat Jesuit, Advance to Quarterfinals

The CHS Varsity Baseball Team defeated the fifth-seeded Jesuit 8-3 on Monday, May 6 to advance to the LHSAA state baseball tournament, to be held at Tulane in New Orleans. The Bears will take on Sulphur on Friday, May 10 at 10 a.m. in the quarterfinals.

Jesuit began the game scoring two runs at the top of the first inning, but the Bears responded by scoring three runs, taking the lead. The Blue Jays tied it up at the beginning of the third, but could not hold the lead as a two-run homerun by Jordan Romero put the Bears up 5-3.

The Bears kept swinging throughout the rest of the game, putting up three more runs, finishing the Blue Jays 8-3.

In case you missed it, the victory over Jesuit will be re-broadcast by Pelican Sports TV on Cox Channel 1013 on Saturday, May 11 at noon and Sunday, May 12 at noon.

With this regional victory, the Bears move on to play Sulphur in the quarterfinals, held at Tulane.