Ville Platte shortstop Jax Fontenot throws a runner out at second base, as Landon Fontenot awaits the throw. Ville Platte Dixie Youth T-Ball All-Stars competed at the state tournament this past weekend. The tournament was held at the Evangeline Recreational Complex here in Ville Platte. (Gazette photo by Tracey Jagneaux)
It has been a long season for the Ville Platte Dixie Youth T-Ball All-Stars. But, one thing is for sure, according to head coach Nick Fontenot, these young players have given tons of effort the entire time.
The Mamou and Pine Prairie Dixie Youth T-Ball All-Stars brought gritty play and an endless determination to the state tournament held in Ville Platte this past weekend.
(Editor’s Note: The following information was obtained from the Evangeline Parish Clerk of Court’s Office in Ville Platte. This information is printed once a month in The Gazette.)
At top, from left, Wyatt LaFleur, Ardhyn Parks, adult volunteer, Luke Duplechin, Iyana Freeman, Allison Bello, Moira Parks, Hope Major, Sam Gil, Lily Deville, Daniel Paul, and Todd Fontenot, County Agent; middle row, from left, Reid Eastin, Daniel Fontenot, Sean Eastin, Madison Fontenot, Samuel Hollier, Callie Pitre, Camille Bergeron, Hallie Daire, Magen Ardoin, Abigail Soileau, Kim Deville, 4-H Agent, and Tre’ Fontenot; and Andrew Fontenot, Madison Darbonne, Morgan Fontenot, Gabrielle Fontenot, Alyson Fontenot, Evan Miller, Dreu Fontenot, and Angie Fontenot, adult volunteer. (Photo courtesy of Kim Deville)
(Editor’s Note: The following article was submitted by Kim Deville, Evangeline Parish 4-H Youth Development Extension Agent)