Creek falls to Newman; continues to host games in Trey Altick Memorial Tournament

Caden Middleton and the Cougars continue action in the Trey Altick Memorial Tournament today and tomorrow. (Photo by Darrell James)

By Malcolm Butler

After falling 14-1 to Newman Thursday night, the Cedar Creek Cougars will continue play in the Trey Altick Memorial Tournament today and tomorrow.

The Cougars are hosting games at their home park as Creek plays Stanley at 7 p.m. today and then will play Weston at 5:30 p.m. Saturday.

Cedar Creek (1-5) managed just two hits in Thursday night’s loss, singles by Drew Wade and Parks McConnell. Jordan Vail drove in the only run of the night, drawing a bases-loaded walk in the bottom of the third to plate Noah Durrett.

Vail took the loss on the mound, allowing five runs on three hits and two walks with three strikeouts. JB Robinson was solid in relief, allowing just two runs on four hits with three strikeouts over the final 3.0 innings of action.

Here is the complete schedule for games that will be played at Cedar Creek today and Saturday.


4:30 p.m.  Weston vs. Stanley

7:00 p.m.   Cedar Creek vs. Stanley


10 a.m. University High vs. Opelousas Catholic

12:30 p.m. Calvary Baptist vs. Opelousas Catholic

3 p.m. Airline vs. University High

5:30 p.m. Cedar Creek vs. Weston