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Thunderous win

In a Tuesday night Ville Platte Girl’s Softball Association 10U game, the Thunder collected seven hits in an impressive 11-4 win over the Eclipse.

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Sharknado batter Lillie Latour misses on a bunt as Shine catcher Eliza Lahaye tracks the ball into her glove. The Shine had to score a single run in their last at bat to pick up a dramatic 7-6 win over the Sharknado. (Gazette photo by Yvette Jagneaux)

Shining through

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The Aces’ Brayden Ortego steals second base as Dots’ shortstop Luke Vidrine does not have control of the ball for the tag. Dots’ second baseman Kameron Guillory awaits a possible overthrow. The Aces won 8-2 Wednesday. (Gazette photo by Yvette Jagneaux)

Acing the exam

What started as a close game after one inning of play, turned into a resounding 8-2 Aces win over the Dots in Dixie Youth Baseball 10U action Wednesday afternoon.

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Giants’ base runner Nick Soileau awaits his chance to move up on the bags, while assistant coach Zac Lahaye gives some instructions. The Giants scored three runs in the third inning to pull away from the Cubs for an 11-8 win. (Gazette photo by Tony Marks)

Close call

You just never know what could happen in the course of a game.
Just ask the Dixie Youth 10U Giants.

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Giants’ hurler Liam Vidrine throws one of his 39 pitches in his shutout 16-0 win over the Cubs this past Friday night. Vidrine allowed one hit and struck out nine of the 10 batters he faced in the game. The Giants picked up 12 runs in the first inning and two more in the next two innings to garner the victory. (Gazette photo by Yvette Jagneaux)

Almost perfect

VILLE PLATTE -- Liam Vidrine is a giant in more than one way.


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