Delatte, Richard contribute early for LSU-Eunice

Staff reports

EUNICE – Former St. Amant standout Wet Delatte went 4-for-4 with three RBIs and a run as LSU-Eunice compiled 14 hits to top Wharton County Junior College 15-3.

LSU-E (3-2) won the weekend series two games to one.

Delatte, an LSU transfer, was one of five Bengals with multiple hits. Matt Richard, a former East Ascension standout, added two hits.

LSU-E split a doubleheader this week with Bossier Parish Community College.

Delatte (1-0) picked up the win with five innings of pitching. He allowed six hits and one run with three strikeouts. Offensively, Delatte had two hits and two RBIs.