Ascension Catholic shuts out Bulldogs

PETER SILAS PASQUA ppasqua@postsouth.com
White Castle's Jacory Jones, Dwayne Williams, Tyren Brown, Robert Franklin and Damicah Carter meet before an inning change against Plaquemine earlier in the season. White Castle fell to Ascension Catholic 12-0 on Thursday. 
POST SOUTH PHOTO/Peter Silas Pasqua

DONALDSONVILLE - Ascension Catholic posted three runs in the first and second innings on the way to a 12-0 District 8-1A shutout victory over White Castle on Thursday.

The Bulldogs (6-12, 2-5), under coach Robert Madere, also fell to St. James 6-5 on Saturday. White Castle hosts East Iberville Tuesday to wrap up the regular season.

Landon Clifton earned the win for Ascension Catholic, while Ross Barbier was 3-for-4 with three RBIs and two runs, Duncan Mire was 2-for-4 with two RBIs and Nick Bellina was 3-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs.

Keldrick Deggs took the loss for White Castle and was 1-for-4 with a double. Brandon Foster was 1-for-1 with a double.