Berwick High School

By Friday morning, Gina and Patrick Wiley will have seen sons Cameron, second from left, and Reid receive their high school diplomas as they played in the Louisiana 3A baseball playoffs in successive years. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Patrick Wiley)

Diplomas on the Diamond: 2nd Wiley will follow brother's footsteps and graduate on the baseball diamond

Gina and Patrick Wiley will be the parents of two Berwick High School graduates by late Thursday night, but neither the parents nor their sons actually will have attended the younger Wileys’ gradua

Berwick High School's Brett Williams prepares to throw to first base during game 1 of the Panthers' quarterfinal series with Eunice Friday. Berwick, Class 3A's No. 4 seed, will continue postseason play Thursday when it takes the field to meet top seed Sterlington in Class 3A semifinal action. Look for a story in print Thursday and at www.stmarynow.com later Wednesday about the success of the Panthers' pitching staff this season. (The Daily Review/Mico Aloisio)

Berwick looking for more this year as it returns to Sulphur

The Berwick High School baseball team is back at the position where last season ended, and this time, they are looking to finish the season on a positive note.

Berwick High School's Kenan Jones receives the Class 3A Outstanding Athlete award at the conclusion of 3A competition at Saturday's Allstate Sugar Bowl/Louisiana High School Athletic Association Track and Field State Meet. Jones won the long jump (23 feet, 7.5 inches), the high jump (6-feet, 8 inches) and finished second in the triple jump (47 feet, 2.75 inches). (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Berwick High School's Darby Frickey, left, and Ian Valdez compete in the Class 3A 3,200-meter run during Saturday's state track and field meet at LSU's Bernie Moore Track Stadium. Valdez won the event with a time of 10:17, while Frickey finished sixth with a time of 10:38.45. Valdez also finished eighth in the 3A 800-meter run with a time of 2:07.10. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Berwick High School's Ian Valdez, center, won the Class 3A 3,200-meter run at Saturday's portion of the state track and field meet at LSU's Bernie Moore Track Stadium. With him on the podium are Erath's Cameron Carpenter, left, who finished third, and Sterlington's Patton Sims, who was state runner-up. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Central Catholic High School's Tyler O'con placed third in the Class 1A boys javelin competition in Friday's portion of the Allstate Sugar Bowl/Louisiana High School Athletic Association Track and Field State Meet at LSU's Bernie Moore Track Stadium. O'con threw the javelin 162 feet, 7.75 inches. With O'con, left, is 1A champion Tripp Marcus of Cedar Creek, center, and Cedar Creek's Josh Riggs, right, who was runner-up. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Berwick High School's 4x400-meter relay, right, placed second in Class 3A at Saturday's portion of the state track and field meet at LSU's Bernie Moore Track Stadium. The Panthers relay clocked in with a time of 3:28.90. Team members are, from left, Alvin Jones, Josh Jones, Keyon Singleton and Barrett Hover. Berwick was joined on the podium by, from left, Baker High School, which placed third, and state champion Lusher Charter. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

District 8-3A swept the Class 3A high jump competition at Saturday's portion of the state track and field meet at LSU's Bernie Moore Track Stadium. Berwick High School took the top two spots as Kenan Jones and Josh Carver each jumped 6 feet, 8 inches. Jones won the state title because he cleared the height on his second attempt, while Carver was successful on his third attempt. Kaplan's Reginald Poole Jr. placed third after jumping 6-feet, 6 inches. From left are Poole, Jones and Carver. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Patterson High School's Alero Hartman watches one of her attempts in the shot put during 3A competition Saturday during the Allstate Sugar Bowl/Louisiana High School Athletic Association Track and Field State Meet at LSU's Bernie Moore Track Stadium. Hartman placed sixth with a throw of 33 feet, 6 inches. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Central Catholic's Cade Minton competes in the Class 1A 800-meter run at Friday's portion of the state track and field meet. Minton finished fifth with a time of 2:07.40. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Berwick High School's Nicole Johnson was the Lady Panthers' lone competitor in girls' action at Saturday's portion of the state track and field meet. Johnson placed sixth in the discus with a throw of 89 feet, 10 inches. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Berwick High School's Josh Jones competed individually in the 100-meter dash and 200-meter run in Class 3A at Saturday's portion of the state track and field meet at LSU's Bernie Moore Track Stadium. Jones finished sixth in the 200-meter run with a time of 22.38 and seventh in the 100-meter dash with a time of 11.17. Above, Jones, right, heads down the final stretch of the 200-meter run. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Central Catholic High School's DeDe Gant competes in the Class 1A 400-meter run at Friday's portion of the state track and field meet at LSU's Bernie Moore Track Stadium. Gant finished eighth with a time of 51.93. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

One last look at the Allstate Sugar Bowl/LHSAA Track and Field State Meet

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Former Berwick High School standout Travis Whitehead signed a national letter of intent to play college basketball for two years at Delgado Community College in New Orleans Friday at Berwick High School. In addition to friends, family and well wishers, those present were, Kasey Whitehead, stepmom; Ara Whitehead, grandmother; Barbara Bailey, grandmother; Tracy Bailey, mother; Edward Woods, brother; and Cherica Bailey-Harvey, aunt. (The Daily Review/Corwin Murray)

Travis Whitehead inks with Delgado Community College

Travis Whitehead is what coaches call a gym rat.

Berwick High School defeated Eunice 2-0 in its Class 3A quarterfinal series in Berwick this weekend. The Panthers won game one, 12-2, in six innings Friday, while they clinched the series in game 2 with a 12-3 victory Saturday. With the series win, Berwick advances to its second-straight 3A semifinal at McMurry Park in Sulphur. The Panthers, Class 3A's No. 4 seed, will meet top-ranked Sterlington Thursday at 7:30 p.m. (The Daily Review/Mico Aloisio)

Berwick wins series with Eunice, returns to 3A semis

Berwick High School continued its dominate play on the baseball diamond, routing Eunice High in the first two games in Berwick to win its best-of-three series, 2-0, and advance to the Allstate Suga

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