Recap of Week 8 of the Select Series South: Leaderboards, Games Recaps, Top Performances, & More.
As we inch closer to the Select Series South Championship Weekend, players continue to heat up & teams are dialing in. Let's take a look at the action this past weekend and recap the top moments.
- A walk-off walk led Louisiana Kings Black 14u Major past Ripzz Baseball Academy 14u Major 8-7 on Sunday. A five-run lead in the first inning was just enough for Louisiana Kings Black 14u Major to hold off Ripzz Baseball Academy 14u Major for the victory. Ripzz Baseball Academy 14u Major tallied seven runs during the game on 4 hits. Jerry Horne, Tanner Brian, Cy Martin, Josh Hogan, and Jerry Horne picked up RBIs to lead the scoring for Ripzz. Louisiana Kings Black 14u Major tallied nine hits on the day. Isaac Russell, Brycen Barras, and Kanyon Griffen all collected multiple hits for Louisiana Kings Black 14u Major.
- Cayden Hill threw a no-hitter as Impact 2025 topples Pelicans Baseball Club (Kramer). Impact 2025 racked up 11 hits. Cayden Hill, Bryce Sanders, Cole Clouatre, and Anthony Salzarulo all managed multiple hits for Impact 2025. Impact 2025 didn't commit a single error in the field.
- Ascension Rays 12u pulled away late on Sunday against Louisiana Prime 12u. The game was tied at five with Ascension Rays 12u batting in the top of the fifth when Parker Guidry doubled, scoring two runs. The Rays got the scoring going early and never looked back. They spotted 4 runs in the 1st inning. They tallied 7 hits with Ian Smith, Parker Guidry, Gabe White, and Kade Penalber all tallying an XBH. Louisiana Prime 12u tallied eight hits in the game. Maddox Soileau, Evan Pearce, and Kanon Primeaux each had multiple hits for Louisiana Prime 12u. Louisiana Prime 12u socked one home run on the day. Brynnum Chaney went yard in the second inning.
- Ascension Select 11u defeated Knights Knation Lafayette 11u 7-6 on Sunday thanks to a walk-off double. Ascension Select 11u trailed 5-4 in the bottom of the seventh inning when Cohen Robert doubled on a 1-1 count, scoring three runs. In total, Ascension Select 11u collected seven hits and Knights Knation Lafayette 11u had four. Cooper Templet went 2-for-2 at the plate to lead Ascension Select 11u in hits while 5 other players tallied a hit. For Knights Knation Lafayette, Peyton Guilbeau, Tate Eskridge, Gage Soileau, and Sawyer Watkins all collected a hit.
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Top Plays & Highlights:
Isaac Russel (Louisiana Kings Black) - .857 AVG, 2 (2B), 4 (1B), 4 RBI, 2.043 OPS
Jack Purser (Knights Knation Lafayette) - .364 AVG, 1 (HR), 2 (2B), 1 (1B), 8 RBI, 1.280 OPS
Gavin Nix (Knights Knation PACK) - .600 AVG, 1 (3B), 5 (1B), 5 RBI, 1.533 OPS
Gabe Greene (Knights Knation Spring) - .833 AVG, 2 (3B), 1 (2B), 10 RBI, 5 R
Jerry Horne (Ripzz Baseball) - .667 AVG, 1 (2B), 5 (1B), 7 RBI, 1.478 OPS
Rancher Miller (Ripzz Baseball) - .429 AVG, 1 (HR), 2 (2B), 6 RBI, 1.743 OPS
Jace Moody (Louisiana Dirtbags Black) - .250 AVG, 1 (3B), 1 (2B), 1 RBI, 1.025 OPS
- Rhett Pitarro (Wildcats Baseball) - .667 AVG, 1 (2B), 3 (1B), 2 RBI, 1.611 OPS / 5.0 IP, 6 K, 0.00 ERA, 1 No-Hitter, 1 Save
- Cayden Hill (Impact 2025) - .556 AVG, 3 (2B), 2 (1B), 2 RBI, 1.525 OPS / 4.0 IP, 9 K, 0.00 ERA, 1 No-Hitter
- Brecken Bordelon (Bullet Baseball) - .583 AVG, 4 (2B), 3 (1B), 8 RBI, 1.532 OPS / 5.0 IP, 5 K, 3 H, 0.00 ERA
- Bailey Stafford (Louisiana Dirtbags Yellow) - .571 AVG, 2 (2B), 2 (1B), 2 RBI, 1.482 OPS
- Ryan Brungart (Louisiana Kings Orange) - .667 AVG, 2 (2B), 2 (1B), 1 RBI, 1.800 OPS
- Braden Rodrigue (Pelicans Baseball Club - Kramer) - .750 AVG, 2 (2B), 2 (1B), 2 RBI, 2.215 OPS
- Koa Romero (Louisiana Heat) - .750 AVG, 2 (HR), 1 (3B), 4 (1B), 8 RBI, 2.153 OPS / 4.0 IP, 6 K, 0 ER
- Blaise Tingstrom (Louisiana Barons) - .545 AVG, 3 (HR), 1 (2B), 2 (1B), 8 RBI, 2.00 OPS / 4.1 IP, 7 K, 5 H
- Clayton Fontenot (Ascension Rays) - .500 AVG, 1 (HR), 1 (2B), 1 (1B), 4 RBI, 1.894 OPS / 4.0 IP, 3 K, 5 H, 1.500 ERA
- Brynnum Chaney (Louisiana Prime) - .500 AVG, 1 (HR), 2 (1B), 3 RBI, 1.500 OPS
- Channing Berard (Cajun Fire) - .500 AVG, 2 (2B), 3 RBI, 1.600 OPS
- Hicks Spillers (Louisiana Force) - .667 AVG, 1 (HR), 3 (1B), 3 RBI, 1.881 OPS
- John Belanger (Knights Knation Fontenot) - .500 AVG, 3 (2B), 2 (1B), 5 RBI, 1.415 OPS
- Jack Munson (Knights Knation Tompson) - .545 AVG, 2 (2B), 4 (1B), 2 RBI, 1.273 OPS
- Nicolas Williams (Knights Knation Schexnayder/Federick) - .667 AVG, 1 (3B), 1 (2B), 2 (1B), 3 RBI, 1.917 OPS
- Maddox Estilette (Ascension Select) - .857 AVG, 1 (2B), 5 (1B), 2 RBI, 8 R, 1.875 OPS
- Carson Lacombe (Ascension Select) - .500 AVG, 2 (HR), 3 (1B), 7 RBI, 1.645 OPS
- Gage Guilbeau (Knights Knation Lafayette) - .600 AVG, 2 (HR), 1 (2B), 3 (1B), 8 RBI, 1.967 OPS
- Gray Dart (Legendz Baseball) - .429 AVG, 2 (2B), 1 (1B), 3 RBI, 1.351 OPS
- Mason Gonzales (337 Baseball) - .429 AVG, 1 (HR), 2 (1B), 5 RBI, 1.357 OPS
- Parker Debord (Louisiana Hurricanes) - .800 AVG, 1 (2B), 3 (1B), 1 RBI, 1.875 OPS
Up Next for Select Series:
This upcoming weekend the Select Series 13u will square off at Live Oak Sports Complex.
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PREVIOUS WEEKS RECAPS:
- Teams Catching Their Stride after Week 7 of Select Series South
- The Select Series is Heating Up after Week 6 Action!
- Fireworks Headlined the Weekend for Week 3 of the Select Series South