See You in Sulphur!

Lady Rebels beat St. John’s 4-3 to earn trip to State


The Lady Rebels celebrated after Thursday’s victory over St. John.

Staff report

The Riverside Academy Lady Rebels had to rally in the bottom of the seventh inning to take a 4-3 victory over St. John of Plaquemine, but the win secured the team a berth in the LHSAA State Tournament in Sulphur. Riverside, the No. 12 seed, will play the winner between No. 1 seed Calvary Baptist and No. 8 seed Opelousas Catholic. The State Tournament begins April 29 at Frasch Park in Sulphur.

Corrin Cashio’s  double in the bottom of the seventh inning

Alainah Felton homered in Thursday’s game.
Corrin Cashio drove in the winning run.

scored Chloe Simon for the winning run. Alainah Felton’s solo home run put the Lady Rebels ahead 1-0 early in the game.