NEW IBERIA — The North Webster Knights advanced in the LHSAA Class 2A playoffs with an 8-2 win over Catholic High of New Iberia Wednesday night.
The Knights will now advance to a quarterfinal match-up with district foes Evangel.
North Webster will host Evangel on Monday at 6 p.m. in Springhill.
Wednesday, North Webster took an early 5-0 lead and never looked back.
Cole Gray pitched six impressive innings, allowing just two runs. Bailey Baker closed out the game with a score-less seventh.
The Knights pounded out 13 hits, led by two hits each from Gray, Dylan Modisette, Brayden Howard and Renaldo Morris.