WM baseball and softball has tough night on the field
It was a tough night on the diamond Wednesday for the Rebel baseball and Lady Rebel softball programs. In baseball, Ouachita defeated West Monroe 3-2 to give the Rebels just their second District 2-5A loss of the season.
West Monroe finishes the series at Ouachita on Friday at 6 p.m. KPCH 99.3 FM will carry the game live.
In softball, West Ouachita blasted West Monroe 13-1 in the annual “Cancer Benefit” game. West Monroe scratched across a run in the seventh inning on a pass ball, scoring Dezarae Stewart.
All proceeds from the softball game will go to benefit West Ouachita softball player Emily Weaver and her family.
West Monroe and West Ouachita will learn their playoff seedings on Thursday as the playoffs begin soon in softball.
Currently, West Monroe is ranked No. 20 in the 5A rankings by LouisianaPreps.com who will update constantly throughout the day Thursday until the playoff brackets are made official by the LHSAA.