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Brother Martin and Shaw advance in 5A Playoffs

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  • Eric Richey
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  • April 29, 2014 - 8:42am

Photo by: Eric RicheyBrother Martin's Gregory Deichmann celebrates a go-ahead triple in the Crusaders 4-1 win. Shaw also advanced 11-9 in a wild game with Holy Cross.

It did not come easy for either, but the survive-and-advance mantra was in full effect Monday for both Brother Martin and Shaw moved into the second round with respective playoff victories.

The No.2 Crusaders rallied to a 4-1 win over No. 31 St. Paul’s sparked by a go-ahead RBI triple by Gregory Deichmann in the third inning and a two-run double by Raphael Deroche in the sixth.

No. 13 Shaw survived a 6-run rally in the 7th inning to hold off No, 21 Holy Cross 11-9. Sophomore designated hitter Matt Keller led the way with a 2-3 performance with 3 RBI while Jace Nini threw a complete game victory.

Get extended highlights and post-game reaction by clicking on the above video.

In today’s action:

30) Central BR
3)   Jesuit            7:00 pm

19)  Rummel
14)  Hahnville   4:00 pm

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Eric Richey is an Emmy award-winning sports anchor/reporter who has been covering high school football for 25 years.