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High school baseball: Airline completes 4-0 run in Altick tournament; Benton, Parkway, Haughton get wins


The Airline Vikings, Benton Tigers and Parkway Panthers picked up victories in tournaments Saturday.

Airline completed a 4-0 run in the Trey Altick Memorial Invitational hosted by Ouachita Christian with victories over Ouachita Parish, 12-4, and Walker, 10-2.

Benton completed a 3-1 run in the same event, defeating John Curtis Christian 6-3 and falling to University Lab 2-1.

After losing their first three games in the Sulphur tournament, Parkway defeated Denham Springs 5-2. The Panthers also fell to Sulphur 8-3.

Meanwhile, the Haughton Buccaneers completed a dominating three-game sweep of Loyola with a 10-0 victory at Loyola. The Bucs won the three games by a combined 29-4.

Matthew Scripture had two hits, including a home run, and three RBI in Airline’s victory over Ouachita Parish.

Keegan Lehr went 2-for-4 with a triple. Harrison Waxley had two RBI.

Waxley pitched a complete game, scattering eight hits and striking out seven.

Caden Long went 2-for-3 with a triple and two RBI against Walker. 

Carson Carey went 2-for-3 with two doubles. Clayton Brandon went 2-for-3 with a double.

Lehr had a double and two RBI. Mason Morgan had a triple.

Caleb Hemmings pitched a complete game. He allowed just four hits and struck out five.

Airline (4-2) hosts West Monroe Tuesday.

Preston Hill pitched a complete game with nine strikeouts in Benton’s victory over John Curtis. 

Brady Blaylock had two doubles. Kenner Lauterbach had two hits, including a double. Sam Dominick stole home for the final run.

Daniel Jayroe turned in a solid performance on the mound against University.

Benton (4-2-2) visits Texas High Monday.

Zachary Clute pitched five innings without allowing a hit in relief in Parkway’s victory over Denham Springs.

Brandon Levy had an RBI-triple.

Tanner Kirkland went 2-for-4 with a double against Sulphur. Cameron Fink had two RBI. Zach Schoenborn had a double.

Parkway (3-5) visits Northshore Thursday.

At Loyola, Haughton’s Caleb Brown picked up his first win of the season, allowing just four hits and striking out six in the six-inning game.

Joshua Sewell went 3-for-3. Chan Lytle went 3-for-4 with five RBI. Austin Anderson went 2-for-3.

Haughton (7-1) hosts Minden Tuesday at 5.

Note: The above report is based on information provided by coaches or available on teams’ official GameChanger accounts or social media.

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