VILLE PLATTE — Cedar Creek held on for an 10-7 win over Sacred Heart Friday in second-round action of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association Class 1A softball playoffs, sending them to quarterfinals action at Frasch Park in Sulphur at noon Saturday when the Lady Cougars will take on Mangham.
The Lady Cougars started strong, scoring five runs on five hits in the first inning.
Sacred Heart countered with a pair of runs in the third inning by leading off with a single and taking advantage of a pair of errors by the Lady Cougars.
Louisiana Tech Sports Properties announced the addition of three new affiliates to its LA Tech Sports Network for the upcoming 2011-12 seasons as the network will now reach as far as Baton Rouge and Zachary.
LA Tech Sports Properties General Manager Mason Ellenberger announced the additions of KBEF 104.5 FM (Minden), WUBR 910 AM (Baton Rouge, Zachary) and KTTP 1110 AM (Alexandria), increasing the total number of affiliates in the LA Tech Sports Network to 10.
“With over 50,000 alumni in Louisiana and a growing fan base it is essential for us to continue to increase our coverage of Tech athletics,” said Tech Athletics Director Bruce Van De Velde.
After sweeping a road weekend for the first time since 2013, Louisiana Tech has a home/away split coming up which starts at 7 p.m. today against I-20 foe Louisiana-Monroe at the Lady Techster Soccer Complex.
The Lady Techsters will turn around and travel south to face Nicholls State on at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Nicholls Soccer Complex.
Tech (5-1-1) has posted three wins and one draw in its last four matches, including the recent victories at Jacksonville State and Tennessee Tech.