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Alumni Report

COLLEGE BASEBALL

TRENT FONTENOT

McNeese State pitcher

Nederland ‘12

Threw an inning last Wednesday against Louisiana Tech and struck out one in a 5-3 win. Pitched 1 1/3 innings Sunday at Abilene Christian and struck out four while allowing a hit in an 8-5 win. Both were no-decisions.

Fontenot has a 1.56 ERA.

COLBY PRICE

Panola College outfielder

Nederland ‘15

Has 11 home runs on the season, 42 RBI and 50 runs scored while batting .429. He has stolen 13 bases.

CHASE SHUGART

Texas pitcher

Bridge City ‘15

Threw two innings April 4 against Sam Houston State and struck out two while allowing two hits in an 8-1 win. Took the loss Sunday against Oklahoma after giving up an earned run on one hit in one inning of a 2-1 defeat.

COLLEGE SOFTBALL

MACI DEAN

Coastal Alabama-Bay Minette pitcher

Port Neches-Groves ‘15

Has won her last 10 decisions, including three in the past eight days. She scattered two runs on four hits over five innings and struck out four against Alabama Southern Community College on Saturday in a 14-2 win.

SAVANA GUIDRY

LSCPA infielder

Nederland ‘15

Leads the Region XIV South Zone with a .497 batting average. She’s driven in 32 runs, stolen 38 bases and scored 51 runs.

KATIE LEE

Coastal Alabama-Bay Minette utility

Port Neches-Groves ‘15

Hit safely in her past four games and is batting .302 on the season with five home runs.

About I.C. Murrell

I.C. Murrell was promoted to editor of The News, effective Oct. 14, 2019. He previously served as sports editor since August 2015 and has won or shared eight first-place awards from state newspaper associations and corporations. He was born in Memphis, Tennessee, grew up mostly in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, and graduated from the University of Arkansas at Monticello.

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