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  • Curtis holds top spot in Big 8 poll after big win vs St. Aug

    Curtis holds top spot in Big 8 poll after big win vs St. Aug

    Curtis remains undefeated in the Catholic League after beating St. Aug. Source: Nola.comCurtis remains undefeated in the Catholic League after beating St. Aug. Source: Nola.com

    Seven weeks into the prep football season, and we know a few things. John Curtis and De La Salle are really good, and Rummel, well I still can't get a solid read on them. Only five teams in the FOX 8 viewing area remain undefeated: Covington, De La Salle, Hannan, Lakeshore, and Newman. 1. John Curtis (6-1) The Patriots had a close call against St. Augustine, beating the Purple Knights 31-22. The offense turned two Aug punt return blunders into touchdowns. Curtis face a resurgent Hol...

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    Seven weeks into the prep football season, and we know a few things. John Curtis and De La Salle are really good, and Rummel, well I still can't get a solid read on them. Only five teams in the FOX 8 viewing area remain undefeated: Covington, De La Salle, Hannan, Lakeshore, and Newman. 1. John Curtis (6-1) The Patriots had a close call against St. Augustine, beating the Purple Knights 31-22. The offense turned two Aug punt return blunders into touchdowns. Curtis face a resurgent Hol...

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  • HS Week 7 player of the week voting

    HS Week 7 player of the week voting

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    District play is in full swing and week seven saw a handful of huge performances. 

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    District play is in full swing and week seven saw a handful of huge performances. 

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  • Newman beats Riverside in OT, remains undefeated

    Newman beats Riverside in OT, remains undefeated

    Newman wide receiver Dylon Hill catches a first quarter touchdown. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Newman wide receiver Dylon Hill catches a first quarter touchdown. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

    For the first time since 2011, Newman beat Riverside, and this one kept the Greenies undefeated in 2017. Newman (7-0) beat their district rivals 31-30, in an overtime thriller. In overtime Martin Butcher threw a 10-yard touchdown pass to Sam Moses to make it 31-24. The Rebels answered with a 10-yard touchdown run by Louis Cheneau. Riverside kicker Colt Wilson missed the extra point, giving the Greenies a one-point win. Newman quarterback threw three touchdown passes, finishing ...

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    For the first time since 2011, Newman beat Riverside, and this one kept the Greenies undefeated in 2017. Newman (7-0) beat their district rivals 31-30, in an overtime thriller. In overtime Martin Butcher threw a 10-yard touchdown pass to Sam Moses to make it 31-24. The Rebels answered with a 10-yard touchdown run by Louis Cheneau. Riverside kicker Colt Wilson missed the extra point, giving the Greenies a one-point win. Newman quarterback threw three touchdown passes, finishing ...

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  • Curtis beats St. Aug 31-22, stays undefeated in Catholic League

    Curtis beats St. Aug 31-22, stays undefeated in Catholic League

    The Patriots remain undefeated in the Catholic League.  (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)The Patriots remain undefeated in the Catholic League. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

    John Curtis quarterback Collin Guggenheim accounted for three touchdowns, in a 31-22 Patriots victory over St. Augustine. Guggenheim led his team with 58 yards rushing and two touchdowns, including the final score on a 2-yard touchdown. Curtis recovered two muffed punts, one eventually led to a touchdown.  Special teams mistakes hurt the Purple Knights overall performance, with 396 yards of total offense. 264 rushing yards, and 132 passing. John Curtis improves to 6-1...

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    John Curtis quarterback Collin Guggenheim accounted for three touchdowns, in a 31-22 Patriots victory over St. Augustine. Guggenheim led his team with 58 yards rushing and two touchdowns, including the final score on a 2-yard touchdown. Curtis recovered two muffed punts, one eventually led to a touchdown.  Special teams mistakes hurt the Purple Knights overall performance, with 396 yards of total offense. 264 rushing yards, and 132 passing. John Curtis improves to 6-1...

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  • Vandebilt Catholic rolls through Central Catholic

    Vandebilt Catholic rolls through Central Catholic

    Source: HTVSource: HTV
    Fresh off a FOX 8 Player of the Week award, Vandebilt Catholic quarterback Andrew Robison led his Terriers to a 45-16 win over Central Catholic to improve to 6-1 on the campaign. Robison garnered an unprecedented 63,254 of the over 135,000 votes received in FOX 8's poll. VC's next challenge will come from Assumption. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores from all around South Louisiana each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.more>>
    Fresh off a FOX 8 Player of the Week award, Vandebilt Catholic quarterback Andrew Robison led his Terriers to a 45-16 win over Central Catholic to improve to 6-1 on the campaign. Robison garnered an unprecedented 63,254 of the over 135,000 votes received in FOX 8's poll. VC's next challenge will come from Assumption. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores from all around South Louisiana each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.more>>
  • Landry-Walker storms back above .500 with emphatic win

    Landry-Walker storms back above .500 with emphatic win

    Source: Chris Russell, FOX 8Source: Chris Russell, FOX 8
    Class 5A's defending champions had a tough start to the season but put together their most impressive victory of a 4-game win streak Friday when they blanked John Ehret, 30-0. Corione Harris continues to leading the Charging Buccaneers' offense, running for a score on the night while his fellow defensive backs gave the Patriots headaches all night, including a pick-six effort by Tywan Francis that garnered FOX 8's Play of Week 7 honor. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores...more>>
    Class 5A's defending champions had a tough start to the season but put together their most impressive victory of a 4-game win streak Friday when they blanked John Ehret, 30-0. Corione Harris continues to leading the Charging Buccaneers' offense, running for a score on the night while his fellow defensive backs gave the Patriots headaches all night, including a pick-six effort by Tywan Francis that garnered FOX 8's Play of Week 7 honor. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores...more>>
  • Destrehan and East St. John continue pursuit of Hahnville in District 7-5A

    Destrehan and East St. John continue pursuit of Hahnville in District 7-5A

    Source: HTVSource: HTV

    The battle for District 7-5A supremacy is going to be a tight one as Hahnville, Destrehan and East St. John are all within one game of the top spot. The Tigers are currently undefeated while both Wildcats have a district loss. DHS and ESJ won their respective games by one score while Hahnville won handily. The Tigers will have a chance to distance themselves from East St. John in the race next week when the teams meet. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores f...

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    The battle for District 7-5A supremacy is going to be a tight one as Hahnville, Destrehan and East St. John are all within one game of the top spot. The Tigers are currently undefeated while both Wildcats have a district loss. DHS and ESJ won their respective games by one score while Hahnville won handily. The Tigers will have a chance to distance themselves from East St. John in the race next week when the teams meet. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores f...

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  • Country Day bounces back in shutout fashion

    Country Day bounces back in shutout fashion

    Source: Lance Washington, FOX 8Source: Lance Washington, FOX 8
    Country Day bounced back into the win column emphatically Friday afternoon with a 56-0 victory over Fisher. An early kickoff return by Tyler Williams but a pair of Buckner Heebe touchdowns put the Cajuns back on track and they never looked back. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores from all around South Louisiana each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.more>>
    Country Day bounced back into the win column emphatically Friday afternoon with a 56-0 victory over Fisher. An early kickoff return by Tyler Williams but a pair of Buckner Heebe touchdowns put the Cajuns back on track and they never looked back. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores from all around South Louisiana each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.more>>
  • Curtis and St. Aug fight to stay undefeated in Catholic League

    Curtis and St. Aug fight to stay undefeated in Catholic League

    Quarterback Collin Guggenheim and the John Curtis Patriots are undefeated against teams from Louisiana. . (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Quarterback Collin Guggenheim and the John Curtis Patriots are undefeated against teams from Louisiana. . (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
    In the preseason it appeared the Catholic League was a two-horse race. Rummel and John Curtis fighting for the title. After Holy Cross upset Rummel, nothing is guaranteed. "Anybody that makes that assumption has a great opportunity to get beat, and be disappointed," said Curtis Head Coach J.T. Curtis. "Every week is going to be a challenge, every week is a step up in play. It's the very reason I play a difficult preseason schedule. I play good teams, because I know I'm...more>>
    In the preseason it appeared the Catholic League was a two-horse race. Rummel and John Curtis fighting for the title. After Holy Cross upset Rummel, nothing is guaranteed. "Anybody that makes that assumption has a great opportunity to get beat, and be disappointed," said Curtis Head Coach J.T. Curtis. "Every week is going to be a challenge, every week is a step up in play. It's the very reason I play a difficult preseason schedule. I play good teams, because I know I'm...more>>
  • Holy Cross recounts 2-point conversion to beat Rummel

    Holy Cross recounts 2-point conversion to beat Rummel

    Holy Cross is now on a 3-game win streak. (Source: FOX 8 photo)Holy Cross is now on a 3-game win streak. (Source: FOX 8 photo)

    Kym Wimberly's 10-yard touchdown reception put Holy Cross within a point of undefeated Rummel in double overtime. 

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    Kym Wimberly's 10-yard touchdown reception put Holy Cross within a point of undefeated Rummel in double overtime. 

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  • De La Salle moves up in Big 8 rankings

    De La Salle moves up in Big 8 rankings

    De La Salle moves up to No. 2 in our rankings. Source: Nola.comDe La Salle moves up to No. 2 in our rankings. Source: Nola.com

    Holy Cross produced the shocker of the football weekend, taking down No. 2 ranked Rummel in double overtime. The Tigers win off a jump pass, changed the landscape of our Big 8 rankings this week. 1. John Curtis (5-1) Patriots quarterback Collin Guggenheim racked up four touchdowns rushing in a 56-28 win over Jesuit. The only team standing in the Pats way of a Catholic League title, Rummel, they meet on October 27th. 2. De La Salle (5-0) The Cavaliers absolutely crushed Lusher on t...

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    Holy Cross produced the shocker of the football weekend, taking down No. 2 ranked Rummel in double overtime. The Tigers win off a jump pass, changed the landscape of our Big 8 rankings this week. 1. John Curtis (5-1) Patriots quarterback Collin Guggenheim racked up four touchdowns rushing in a 56-28 win over Jesuit. The only team standing in the Pats way of a Catholic League title, Rummel, they meet on October 27th. 2. De La Salle (5-0) The Cavaliers absolutely crushed Lusher on t...

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  • Holy Cross shocks Rummel with double-OT win

    Holy Cross shocks Rummel with double-OT win

    Holy Cross pulls off a big win over Rummel 25-24. Source: Nola.comHoly Cross pulls off a big win over Rummel 25-24. Source: Nola.com
    Rummel appeared to be on a collision course with John Curtis for the Catholic League title, but no one told Holy Cross that information. The Tigers pulled off a massive upset over the Raiders, beating them 25-24 in double overtime. In double overtime, Holy Cross trailed Rummel 24-17. Jaden Moran found Kym Wimberly for a 10-yard touchdown, cutting the Raiders lead to one. The Tigers elected to go for two, and succeeded on a Wimberly to Rhett Weidenbacher jump pass. The victory e...more>>
    Rummel appeared to be on a collision course with John Curtis for the Catholic League title, but no one told Holy Cross that information. The Tigers pulled off a massive upset over the Raiders, beating them 25-24 in double overtime. In double overtime, Holy Cross trailed Rummel 24-17. Jaden Moran found Kym Wimberly for a 10-yard touchdown, cutting the Raiders lead to one. The Tigers elected to go for two, and succeeded on a Wimberly to Rhett Weidenbacher jump pass. The victory e...more>>
  • Newman stays undefeated with 37-21 win over Country Day

    Newman stays undefeated with 37-21 win over Country Day

    James Poche scored 3 touchdowns against Country DayJames Poche scored 3 touchdowns against Country Day
    Newman kept their unblemished record intact, beating district rivals Country Day 37-21. Senior running back James Poche ran for 113 yards, with three touchdowns for the Greenies. Quarterback Martin Butcher racked up 235 yards passing and two touchdowns. The Greenies record moves to 6-0, and 1-0 in district play. Next week Newman takes on Riverside. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.more>>
    Newman kept their unblemished record intact, beating district rivals Country Day 37-21. Senior running back James Poche ran for 113 yards, with three touchdowns for the Greenies. Quarterback Martin Butcher racked up 235 yards passing and two touchdowns. The Greenies record moves to 6-0, and 1-0 in district play. Next week Newman takes on Riverside. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.more>>
  • FOX 8 Football Friday: Week 6 Prep Scores

    FOX 8 Football Friday: Week 6 Prep Scores

    FOX 8 Football Friday: Week 6 Prep Scores

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  • Newman looks to keep undefeated record intact at Country Day

    Newman looks to keep undefeated record intact at Country Day

    The Greenies record stands at 5-0 with a visit to Country Day coming today. Source: Nola.comThe Greenies record stands at 5-0 with a visit to Country Day coming today. Source: Nola.com

    The Newman-Country Day series in football, totally one-sided in the Greenies favor, until last year. The Cajuns took home a commanding 51-21 win in Old Metairie. For the school it was a big win. They hadn't beaten Newman since the 1960's, or whenever it was," said Country Day Head Coach Joe Chango. "That was an exciting part of it. I think overall, the bigger picture for us, that was a quality 2A team. The question was, can we compete at that level. Are we really a 2A progr...

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    The Newman-Country Day series in football, totally one-sided in the Greenies favor, until last year. The Cajuns took home a commanding 51-21 win in Old Metairie. For the school it was a big win. They hadn't beaten Newman since the 1960's, or whenever it was," said Country Day Head Coach Joe Chango. "That was an exciting part of it. I think overall, the bigger picture for us, that was a quality 2A team. The question was, can we compete at that level. Are we really a 2A progr...

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  • Lakeshore makes FOX 8 Big 8 Debut

    Lakeshore makes FOX 8 Big 8 Debut

    Source: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneSource: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

    The ranks of the unbeaten in high school football are thinning each week and St. Charles Catholic's first loss of the season drops the Comets from FOX 8's Big 8 Poll and leaves an opening for newcomer, Lakeshore. 

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    The ranks of the unbeaten in high school football are thinning each week and St. Charles Catholic's first loss of the season drops the Comets from FOX 8's Big 8 Poll and leaves an opening for newcomer, Lakeshore. 

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  • John Curtis wins Shrine clash over Easton

    John Curtis wins Shrine clash over Easton

    Source: Tammie Mills, FOX 8Source: Tammie Mills, FOX 8

    Two of the top four teams in FOX 8's Big 8 Poll clashed Friday night at The Shrine on Airline Drive and ultimately, John Curtis got past Warren Easton, 27-21. The game was tied at 6 and 13 before the Patriots eventually built a 27-13 lead that would hold off the Eagles for good. John Curtis' Catholic League schedule begins next Friday against Jesuit, a team that Easton beat handily to open the season. Meanwhile, the Eagles will take on Belle Chasse. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlig...

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    Two of the top four teams in FOX 8's Big 8 Poll clashed Friday night at The Shrine on Airline Drive and ultimately, John Curtis got past Warren Easton, 27-21. The game was tied at 6 and 13 before the Patriots eventually built a 27-13 lead that would hold off the Eagles for good. John Curtis' Catholic League schedule begins next Friday against Jesuit, a team that Easton beat handily to open the season. Meanwhile, the Eagles will take on Belle Chasse. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlig...

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  • De La Salle continues dominant start to season

    De La Salle continues dominant start to season

    Source: Chris Russell, FOX 8Source: Chris Russell, FOX 8
    De La Salle continues to tear through any and all challengers to start the 2017 campaign, improving to 5-0 with a 42-21 dismantling of Riverside. The Cavaliers' week five win was led by running back Alex Collins' three touchdowns. DLS will settle into district play next Friday against Haynes while Riverside will look to work back toward .500 against South Plaquemines. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores from all around South Louisiana each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright ...more>>
    De La Salle continues to tear through any and all challengers to start the 2017 campaign, improving to 5-0 with a 42-21 dismantling of Riverside. The Cavaliers' week five win was led by running back Alex Collins' three touchdowns. DLS will settle into district play next Friday against Haynes while Riverside will look to work back toward .500 against South Plaquemines. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores from all around South Louisiana each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright ...more>>
  • Covington stays perfect despite pesky Slidell first half

    Covington stays perfect despite pesky Slidell first half

    Source: Lance Washington, FOX 8Source: Lance Washington, FOX 8
    Covington got a scare Friday night when they led just 15-10 at the half over Slidell but the Lions turned their game up in the second half to score another 15 and hold the Tigers scoreless. CHS Running back Devin Brumfield continued to bounce off defenders in the first half and in the second half, quarterback Joshua Alfaro found Elgin Bell twice for touchdowns. The Lions are back in action next Friday against St. Paul's while Slidell looks to get back on track against Ponchatoula. ...more>>
    Covington got a scare Friday night when they led just 15-10 at the half over Slidell but the Lions turned their game up in the second half to score another 15 and hold the Tigers scoreless. CHS Running back Devin Brumfield continued to bounce off defenders in the first half and in the second half, quarterback Joshua Alfaro found Elgin Bell twice for touchdowns. The Lions are back in action next Friday against St. Paul's while Slidell looks to get back on track against Ponchatoula. ...more>>
  • John Ehret wins thriller over Chalmette, 41-39

    John Ehret wins thriller over Chalmette, 41-39

    Source: Matt Gosciminski, FOX 8Source: Matt Gosciminski, FOX 8
    The joy of Chalmette's three-game win streak was brought to an abrupt halt as John Ehret beat the Owls at home, 41-39, to move both teams to 3-2 on the season. The Owls had a chance to tie the game with less than a minute left but their two-point conversion was intercepted and the onside kick failed to seal Ehret's victory. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores from all around South Louisiana each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.more>>
    The joy of Chalmette's three-game win streak was brought to an abrupt halt as John Ehret beat the Owls at home, 41-39, to move both teams to 3-2 on the season. The Owls had a chance to tie the game with less than a minute left but their two-point conversion was intercepted and the onside kick failed to seal Ehret's victory. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores from all around South Louisiana each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.more>>
  • Holy Cross wins rivalry game over Jesuit

    Holy Cross wins rivalry game over Jesuit

    Source: Tammie Mills, FOX 8Source: Tammie Mills, FOX 8
    Holy Cross jumped out to a 31-0 lead over Jesuit and never looked back en route to their 40th win in the school's fabled rivalry that has now been played 99 times. Both have tough tests on the horizon in the Catholic League as the Tigers take on Rummel next Friday and the Jays face John Curtis. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores from all around South Louisiana each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.more>>
    Holy Cross jumped out to a 31-0 lead over Jesuit and never looked back en route to their 40th win in the school's fabled rivalry that has now been played 99 times. Both have tough tests on the horizon in the Catholic League as the Tigers take on Rummel next Friday and the Jays face John Curtis. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores from all around South Louisiana each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.more>>
  • Amite stays perfect; Hahnville hands Terrebonne first loss

    Amite stays perfect; Hahnville hands Terrebonne first loss

    Source: Jarrod MonaretSource: Jarrod Monaret
    Several unbeaten records were put to the test in week five, including Amite and Terrebonne. The Warriors snuffed out any upset bid by Northlake Christian with a 20-7 victory but Terrebonne fell victim to upset-happy Hahnville, 52-35. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores from all around South Louisiana each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.more>>
    Several unbeaten records were put to the test in week five, including Amite and Terrebonne. The Warriors snuffed out any upset bid by Northlake Christian with a 20-7 victory but Terrebonne fell victim to upset-happy Hahnville, 52-35. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores from all around South Louisiana each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.more>>
  • Debate over national anthem kneeling trickles down to high school players

    Debate over national anthem kneeling trickles down to high school players

    The debate over kneeling during the national anthem gives high school students an opportunity to join the conversation.

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    The debate over kneeling during the national anthem gives high school students an opportunity to join the conversation.

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  • FOX 8 Football Friday: Week 5 Prep Scores

    FOX 8 Football Friday: Week 5 Prep Scores

    PREP FOOTBALL Acadiana 21, Barbe 14 Adams Christian, Miss. 20, Silliman 0 Archbishop Hannan 35, St. Michael 21 Ascension Catholic 47, Covenant Christian Academy 0 Avoyelles 48, Northside 22 Basile 30, Merryville 14 Bastrop 46, Holy Savior Menard 6 Breaux Bridge 35, Natchitoches Central 0 Cedar Creek 63, Tensas 6 Central 57, Belaire 12 Delhi Charter 63, D'Arbonne Woods 19 East Ascension 21, St. Charles Catholic 2 Ecole Classique 42, Ridgewood 8 Elton 47, Hamilton Christia...more>>
    PREP FOOTBALL Acadiana 21, Barbe 14 Adams Christian, Miss. 20, Silliman 0 Archbishop Hannan 35, St. Michael 21 Ascension Catholic 47, Covenant Christian Academy 0 Avoyelles 48, Northside 22 Basile 30, Merryville 14 Bastrop 46, Holy Savior Menard 6 Breaux Bridge 35, Natchitoches Central 0 Cedar Creek 63, Tensas 6 Central 57, Belaire 12 Delhi Charter 63, D'Arbonne Woods 19 East Ascension 21, St. Charles Catholic 2 Ecole Classique 42, Ridgewood 8 Elton 47, Hamilton Christia...more>>
  • Landry-Walker cruises with Corione Harris at quarterback

    Landry-Walker cruises with Corione Harris at quarterback

    Source: Lance Washington, FOX 8Source: Lance Washington, FOX 8

    Landry-Walker's defense of their Class 5A state championship got off to a rocky start with stiff competition and trouble creating offense but the Charging Bucs showed firepower Thursday night with Corione Harris at quarterback, beating Grace King, 73-6.

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    Landry-Walker's defense of their Class 5A state championship got off to a rocky start with stiff competition and trouble creating offense but the Charging Bucs showed firepower Thursday night with Corione Harris at quarterback, beating Grace King, 73-6.

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  • Newman stays perfect with Thursday win over Lusher

    Newman stays perfect with Thursday win over Lusher

    Source: Pat Mashburn, NOLA.com | Times-PicayuneSource: Pat Mashburn, NOLA.com | Times-Picayune

    Newman remains perfect at 5-0.

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    Newman remains perfect at 5-0.

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  • St. Augustine vaults into FOX 8 Big 8's Week 5 Poll

    St. Augustine vaults into FOX 8 Big 8's Week 5 Poll

    Source: Edwin Goode, FOX 8Source: Edwin Goode, FOX 8

    High school football got a taste of league action in week four as teams like St. Augustine and Hahnville got big wins while others like De La Salle and Warren Easton took a bye to rest up before the home stretch. 

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    High school football got a taste of league action in week four as teams like St. Augustine and Hahnville got big wins while others like De La Salle and Warren Easton took a bye to rest up before the home stretch. 

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  • Curtis shuts out Brother Martin, 34-0

    Curtis shuts out Brother Martin, 34-0

    Cade Beloso recovers a fumble for the Patriots. Source: Nola.comCade Beloso recovers a fumble for the Patriots. Source: Nola.com

    John Curtis quarterback Collin Guggenheim accounted for a 194 yards of total offense, including two touchdown passes, in 34-0 win over Brother Martin. This was the Catholic League opener for both schools. The Patriots defense not only held the 'Saders scoreless, but also forced four turnovers in the contest played at Tad Gormley. Curtis takes on undefeated Warren Easton next week at the Shrine on Airline. Brother Martin continues district play with St. Augustine on the schedule. Co...

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    John Curtis quarterback Collin Guggenheim accounted for a 194 yards of total offense, including two touchdown passes, in 34-0 win over Brother Martin. This was the Catholic League opener for both schools. The Patriots defense not only held the 'Saders scoreless, but also forced four turnovers in the contest played at Tad Gormley. Curtis takes on undefeated Warren Easton next week at the Shrine on Airline. Brother Martin continues district play with St. Augustine on the schedule. Co...

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  • Rummel stays perfect with blowout win at Teurlings Catholic

    Rummel stays perfect with blowout win at Teurlings Catholic

    Source: Raycom/KATCSource: Raycom/KATC
    A week after outscoring Riverside in a shootout, Rummel kept their trip to Teurlings Catholic maintained to a one-sided affair, winning 41-23, to improve to 3-0 on the season. The Raiders were scheduled to play three of their first four games on the road (a week two trip to Florida was canceled by Irma) but now they will settle in for six straight Catholic League games, starting with Shaw on Saturday, September 30th. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores from all arou...more>>
    A week after outscoring Riverside in a shootout, Rummel kept their trip to Teurlings Catholic maintained to a one-sided affair, winning 41-23, to improve to 3-0 on the season. The Raiders were scheduled to play three of their first four games on the road (a week two trip to Florida was canceled by Irma) but now they will settle in for six straight Catholic League games, starting with Shaw on Saturday, September 30th. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores from all arou...more>>
  • St. Augustine starts Catholic League with win over Jesuit

    St. Augustine starts Catholic League with win over Jesuit

    St. Aug improves to 3-1 on the season. Source: Nola.comSt. Aug improves to 3-1 on the season. Source: Nola.com

    St. Augustine played their second game of the young season at an unconventional venue and unlike their loss to De La Salle at Yulman Stadium, the Purple Knights emerged victorious from The Shrine on Airline, beating Jesuit 37-24. The tipping point came in the third quarter when the Blue Jays were pinned on their own goal line and defensive tackle Dante Carter, a Nicholls commit, burst through for the safety. Up next for St. Augustine is another Catholic League clash against Brother ...

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    St. Augustine played their second game of the young season at an unconventional venue and unlike their loss to De La Salle at Yulman Stadium, the Purple Knights emerged victorious from The Shrine on Airline, beating Jesuit 37-24. The tipping point came in the third quarter when the Blue Jays were pinned on their own goal line and defensive tackle Dante Carter, a Nicholls commit, burst through for the safety. Up next for St. Augustine is another Catholic League clash against Brother ...

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  • "Pooka" Williams runs all over Destrehan, Hahnville wins 20-13

    "Pooka" Williams runs all over Destrehan, Hahnville wins 20-13

    "Pooka" Williams is verbally committed to Kansas. Source: Jarrod Monaret"Pooka" Williams is verbally committed to Kansas. Source: Jarrod Monaret
    Anthony "Pooka" Williams ran wild on the Destrehan defense racking up 260 yards rushing, to go with two touchdowns, in a 20-13 win over Destrehan. Williams scored on runs of 6 and 50 yards in the contest. Williams is currently verbally committed to Kansas, but LSU offered the senior recently. Hahnville's Nick Saltaformaggio was previously 0-5 against Destrehan as the head coach of the Tigers.  Hahnville improves to 2-2 on the season, and the Wildcats fall to...more>>
    Anthony "Pooka" Williams ran wild on the Destrehan defense racking up 260 yards rushing, to go with two touchdowns, in a 20-13 win over Destrehan. Williams scored on runs of 6 and 50 yards in the contest. Williams is currently verbally committed to Kansas, but LSU offered the senior recently. Hahnville's Nick Saltaformaggio was previously 0-5 against Destrehan as the head coach of the Tigers.  Hahnville improves to 2-2 on the season, and the Wildcats fall to...more>>
  • Newman remains undefeated, beats Berwick 37-27

    Newman remains undefeated, beats Berwick 37-27

    Newman remains undefeated after beating Berwick 37-27. Source: Nola.comNewman remains undefeated after beating Berwick 37-27. Source: Nola.com

    Newman improved to 4-0 on the season, beating Berwick on the road, 37-27. Murray Calhoun accounted for two touchdowns in a Greenie win. Martin Butcher and James Poche scored on rushing touchdowns.  Newman starts district play next Thursday at home against Lusher. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.

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    Newman improved to 4-0 on the season, beating Berwick on the road, 37-27. Murray Calhoun accounted for two touchdowns in a Greenie win. Martin Butcher and James Poche scored on rushing touchdowns.  Newman starts district play next Thursday at home against Lusher. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.

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  • FOX 8 Football Friday: Week 3 Prep Scores

    FOX 8 Football Friday: Week 3 Prep Scores

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  • Hahnville looking to get back on track in 'The Battle on the River'

    Hahnville looking to get back on track in 'The Battle on the River'

    "Pooka" Williams recently received an offer from LSU. Source: Nola.com"Pooka" Williams recently received an offer from LSU. Source: Nola.com

    Hahnville appeared to be on the right track two games into their 2017 season. But a game three loss to the previously winless Brother Martin Crusaders, leaves the Tigers with more questions than answers.  "Friday night kind of stunned us. We knew the games coming into the beginning of the year with Ehret, Brother Martin, Destrehan,in a row like this. We've played well, other than Friday night. We did not play a good football game," said Hahnville Head Coach Nick S...

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    Hahnville appeared to be on the right track two games into their 2017 season. But a game three loss to the previously winless Brother Martin Crusaders, leaves the Tigers with more questions than answers.  "Friday night kind of stunned us. We knew the games coming into the beginning of the year with Ehret, Brother Martin, Destrehan,in a row like this. We've played well, other than Friday night. We did not play a good football game," said Hahnville Head Coach Nick S...

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  • De La Salle moves into the top 3 of our Big 8 poll

    De La Salle moves into the top 3 of our Big 8 poll

    Kendall Collins makes the Cavalier offense even more dangerous than ever. Source: Nola.comKendall Collins makes the Cavalier offense even more dangerous than ever. Source: Nola.com

    De La Salle doesn't own a state title in football YET. But after watching the Cavs beat Class 4A heavyweight Karr, I'm convinced this squad has their best shot to win the crown in 2017. Quarterback Julian Gums is one of the best in the state. If he wears down, running back Kendall Collins can take over. Collins racked up three touchdowns against a very strong Karr defense. 1) John Curtis The Patriots absolutely thrashed Parkview Baptist 66-28 in Baton Rouge. October 27th can't get h...

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    De La Salle doesn't own a state title in football YET. But after watching the Cavs beat Class 4A heavyweight Karr, I'm convinced this squad has their best shot to win the crown in 2017. Quarterback Julian Gums is one of the best in the state. If he wears down, running back Kendall Collins can take over. Collins racked up three touchdowns against a very strong Karr defense. 1) John Curtis The Patriots absolutely thrashed Parkview Baptist 66-28 in Baton Rouge. October 27th can't get h...

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  • Ja'Marr Chase's game expands with addition of QB Chandler Fields

    Ja'Marr Chase's game expands with addition of QB Chandler Fields

    Chase is verbally committed to the University of FloridaChase is verbally committed to the University of Florida
    Ja'Marr Chase will show off his talents in the Under Armor All-Star Game come January in Florida. It's the who's who of top players in the country, and Chase is no doubt in that class. He makes big-time plays for Rummel, but he's not just a star on the gridiron. "He's a three-sport athlete. A state champion in track. A letterman in basketball, football letterman," said Rummel Head Coach Jay Roth. "Now he's an Under Armour All-American. He's worked hard at his craft. Wh...more>>
    Ja'Marr Chase will show off his talents in the Under Armor All-Star Game come January in Florida. It's the who's who of top players in the country, and Chase is no doubt in that class. He makes big-time plays for Rummel, but he's not just a star on the gridiron. "He's a three-sport athlete. A state champion in track. A letterman in basketball, football letterman," said Rummel Head Coach Jay Roth. "Now he's an Under Armour All-American. He's worked hard at his craft. Wh...more>>
  • Rummel wins shootout over Riverside, 38-34

    Rummel wins shootout over Riverside, 38-34

    Rummel QB Chandler Fields threw for 221 yards, and ran for another 52 yards. (Photo by Brett Duke, Nola.com | The Times-Picayune)Rummel QB Chandler Fields threw for 221 yards, and ran for another 52 yards. (Photo by Brett Duke, Nola.com | The Times-Picayune)
    In an absolute offensive explosion between Rummel and Riverside, the Raiders came out on top 38-34. Both teams racked up 592 yards of total offense in the contest.  Riverside quarterback Jordan Loving was 31-of-45 for 545 yards, with 4 touchdown passes. Rummel quarterback Chandler Fields also put up gaudy numbers going 15-of-28 passing for 221 yards, and 4 touchdown passes. Riverside possessed three receivers that went for over a 100 yards in the contest in Kash Foley...more>>
    In an absolute offensive explosion between Rummel and Riverside, the Raiders came out on top 38-34. Both teams racked up 592 yards of total offense in the contest.  Riverside quarterback Jordan Loving was 31-of-45 for 545 yards, with 4 touchdown passes. Rummel quarterback Chandler Fields also put up gaudy numbers going 15-of-28 passing for 221 yards, and 4 touchdown passes. Riverside possessed three receivers that went for over a 100 yards in the contest in Kash Foley...more>>
  • John Curtis crushes Parkview Baptist, 66-28

    John Curtis crushes Parkview Baptist, 66-28

    J.T. Curtis and his Patriots improve to 2-1 on the season, Source: Nola.comJ.T. Curtis and his Patriots improve to 2-1 on the season, Source: Nola.com

    John Curtis won an absolute scorefest in Baton Rouge tonight, 66-28, over Division II powerhouse Parkview Baptist. These run-heavy offenses combined to score 61 points in the second half.  Darryan Washington scored three touchdowns on the ground, and quarterback Collin Guggenheim rushed for 158 yards and a score. The Patriots ranked No. 1 in our FOX 8 Big 8 poll, improve to 2-1 on the season. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved. 

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    John Curtis won an absolute scorefest in Baton Rouge tonight, 66-28, over Division II powerhouse Parkview Baptist. These run-heavy offenses combined to score 61 points in the second half.  Darryan Washington scored three touchdowns on the ground, and quarterback Collin Guggenheim rushed for 158 yards and a score. The Patriots ranked No. 1 in our FOX 8 Big 8 poll, improve to 2-1 on the season. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved. 

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  • Warren Easton defense limits Landry-Walker in 14-12 win

    Warren Easton defense limits Landry-Walker in 14-12 win

    Source: Edwin Goode, FOX 8Source: Edwin Goode, FOX 8
    Landry-Walker jumped out to a 12-0 win Friday in search of their first win but undefeated Warren Easton fought back and regained the lead on a Damien Tate, Junior interception returned for a touchdown. The 14-12 scoreline was enough to get past the defending Class 5A Champions who remain winless. Afterward, Eagles coach Jerry Phillips said he needs to see more from his offense "My defense held it down. My offense has to get better, penalties have to stop but my offense has to ge...more>>
    Landry-Walker jumped out to a 12-0 win Friday in search of their first win but undefeated Warren Easton fought back and regained the lead on a Damien Tate, Junior interception returned for a touchdown. The 14-12 scoreline was enough to get past the defending Class 5A Champions who remain winless. Afterward, Eagles coach Jerry Phillips said he needs to see more from his offense "My defense held it down. My offense has to get better, penalties have to stop but my offense has to ge...more>>
  • Destrehan bounces back with big win over John Ehret, 44-25

    Destrehan bounces back with big win over John Ehret, 44-25

    Source: Chris Russell, FOX 8Source: Chris Russell, FOX 8
    Week 2 saw Destrehan on the losing end of an upset but the Wildcats bounced back in emphatic fashion over Class 5A rivals John Ehret Friday night with a 44-25 win. The Patriots entered the week ranked 6th in FOX 8's Big 8 Poll. Up next for the Wildcats is another tough clash against Hahnville while Ehret travels to West Jefferson. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores from all around South Louisiana each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.more>>
    Week 2 saw Destrehan on the losing end of an upset but the Wildcats bounced back in emphatic fashion over Class 5A rivals John Ehret Friday night with a 44-25 win. The Patriots entered the week ranked 6th in FOX 8's Big 8 Poll. Up next for the Wildcats is another tough clash against Hahnville while Ehret travels to West Jefferson. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores from all around South Louisiana each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.more>>
  • De La Salle survives late Karr rally, wins 28-26

    De La Salle survives late Karr rally, wins 28-26

    Ryan Manale's squad improves to 3-0 on the season. Source: Nola.comRyan Manale's squad improves to 3-0 on the season. Source: Nola.com
    De La Salle raced out a 21-0 lead against Karr, then survived a late rally to win 28-26. Karr's final snap of the game came from the DLS 20, but Skylar Perry couldn't connect on his throw into the end zone. The win keeps the Cavaliers undefeated on the young season at 3-0. DLS running back Kendall Collins accounted for three touchdowns on the night. Collins TD runs came from 35 and 1-yard out. Julian Gums connected with Collins on a 6-yard score.  B.J. Randle opened the game wi...more>>
    De La Salle raced out a 21-0 lead against Karr, then survived a late rally to win 28-26. Karr's final snap of the game came from the DLS 20, but Skylar Perry couldn't connect on his throw into the end zone. The win keeps the Cavaliers undefeated on the young season at 3-0. DLS running back Kendall Collins accounted for three touchdowns on the night. Collins TD runs came from 35 and 1-yard out. Julian Gums connected with Collins on a 6-yard score.  B.J. Randle opened the game wi...more>>
  • Undefeated Karr and De La Salle meet up at Tad Gormley tonight

    Undefeated Karr and De La Salle meet up at Tad Gormley tonight

    Karr and De La Salle both undefeated going into tonight's matchup. Source: Nola.comKarr and De La Salle both undefeated going into tonight's matchup. Source: Nola.com
    When you get to the top of the high school football mountain, a state title, it's easy to fall down quickly. Complacency can set in with adulation overwhelming the program, but not at Edna Karr. The Cougars are 2-0, and appear primed for another state title. "I think the key in this offseason was making sure this team that was returning understood, the Aldon Clark's, Racey McMath, Dejean Dixon, Darnell Bridges we're gone. It was time for them to make their own story. Write their...more>>
    When you get to the top of the high school football mountain, a state title, it's easy to fall down quickly. Complacency can set in with adulation overwhelming the program, but not at Edna Karr. The Cougars are 2-0, and appear primed for another state title. "I think the key in this offseason was making sure this team that was returning understood, the Aldon Clark's, Racey McMath, Dejean Dixon, Darnell Bridges we're gone. It was time for them to make their own story. Write their...more>>
  • Big 8 Poll: Karr moves up to No. 3, DLS to No. 4

    Big 8 Poll: Karr moves up to No. 3, DLS to No. 4

    Karr and DLS meet up this week at Tad Gormley. Source: Nola.comKarr and DLS meet up this week at Tad Gormley. Source: Nola.com
    It's early, but we figured out a few things after two weeks of prep football. First off, De La Salle left the Catholic League years ago, but I'm convinced they could still compete with the storied group of schools. They totally outcoached, and outplayed St. Augustine in a 38-12 victory. Speaking of the Catholic League, Warren Easton is 2-0 going against it, beating Jesuit and Brother Martin handily. Lastly, we welcome two newcomers to the rankings, St. Charles Catholic and Covington, ...more>>
    It's early, but we figured out a few things after two weeks of prep football. First off, De La Salle left the Catholic League years ago, but I'm convinced they could still compete with the storied group of schools. They totally outcoached, and outplayed St. Augustine in a 38-12 victory. Speaking of the Catholic League, Warren Easton is 2-0 going against it, beating Jesuit and Brother Martin handily. Lastly, we welcome two newcomers to the rankings, St. Charles Catholic and Covington, ...more>>
  • Lance Legendre's 3 TD passes key to Easton win over Brother Martin

    Lance Legendre's 3 TD passes key to Easton win over Brother Martin

    Easton wide receiver Yo'Heinz Tyler caught one of three Lance Legendre TD passes. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Easton wide receiver Yo'Heinz Tyler caught one of three Lance Legendre TD passes. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

    Lance Legendre's three touchdown passes, and a stout Easton defense only giving up a little over 200 yards total. led to an Eagle 29-0 shutout of Brother Martin. Legendre connected with Yo'Heinz Tyler on a 45-yard touchdown, and Damien Tate nabbed 55 and 74-yard passes for scores. Easton improves to 2-0 on the season, with both wins coming against Catholic League schools. Last week, the Eagles beat Jesuit 40-14. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved. 

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    Lance Legendre's three touchdown passes, and a stout Easton defense only giving up a little over 200 yards total. led to an Eagle 29-0 shutout of Brother Martin. Legendre connected with Yo'Heinz Tyler on a 45-yard touchdown, and Damien Tate nabbed 55 and 74-yard passes for scores. Easton improves to 2-0 on the season, with both wins coming against Catholic League schools. Last week, the Eagles beat Jesuit 40-14. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved. 

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  • John Ehret edges Hahnville, 46-41

    John Ehret edges Hahnville, 46-41

    Source: Lance Washington, FOX 8Source: Lance Washington, FOX 8

    In a showdown of athletic runners in both backfields, it was the duo of Travis Mumphrey and Terrell Brown that triumphed as John Ehret beat Hahnville, 46-41 at Hoss Memtsas Stadium Friday night.

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    In a showdown of athletic runners in both backfields, it was the duo of Travis Mumphrey and Terrell Brown that triumphed as John Ehret beat Hahnville, 46-41 at Hoss Memtsas Stadium Friday night.

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  • Karr shuts out Landry-Walker in the 'Battle of Algiers'

    Karr shuts out Landry-Walker in the 'Battle of Algiers'

    Edna Karr improves their record to 2-0, after dispatching of Landry-Walker.  (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Edna Karr improves their record to 2-0, after dispatching of Landry-Walker. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

    Karr's defense only needed one score from Ronnie Jackson to deliver a victory over rivals Landry-Walker, but the running back went above and beyond the call, racking up four touchdowns on the ground, giving the Cougars a 24-0 win. Jackson scored on runs of 3, 28, 4, and 21 yards. He finished with 19 rushes for 109 yards. "I can't say it was my game (because) it's a team game. They came out and talked to me as a team and said it was time to eat. And that's what I was able to do....

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    Karr's defense only needed one score from Ronnie Jackson to deliver a victory over rivals Landry-Walker, but the running back went above and beyond the call, racking up four touchdowns on the ground, giving the Cougars a 24-0 win. Jackson scored on runs of 3, 28, 4, and 21 yards. He finished with 19 rushes for 109 yards. "I can't say it was my game (because) it's a team game. They came out and talked to me as a team and said it was time to eat. And that's what I was able to do....

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  • St. Charles Catholic stuns Destrehan in dominant performance

    St. Charles Catholic stuns Destrehan in dominant performance

    Source: Chris Russell, FOX 8Source: Chris Russell, FOX 8
    Despite being without star quarterback Lloyd Nash due to injury, St. Charles Catholic took down Destrehan in dominant fashion with a 24-8 victory to hand the Wildcats their first regular season loss in over a year. The Comets jumped out to a 24-0 lead before a late score brought the game within 16 points. The Wildcats' campaign won't get any easier as they host John Ehret next week. Meanwhile, SCC heads east to face Wilkinson County in Mississippi. FOX 8 Football Friday has highligh...more>>
    Despite being without star quarterback Lloyd Nash due to injury, St. Charles Catholic took down Destrehan in dominant fashion with a 24-8 victory to hand the Wildcats their first regular season loss in over a year. The Comets jumped out to a 24-0 lead before a late score brought the game within 16 points. The Wildcats' campaign won't get any easier as they host John Ehret next week. Meanwhile, SCC heads east to face Wilkinson County in Mississippi. FOX 8 Football Friday has highligh...more>>
  • Vandebilt Catholic continues high-scoring style in 62-10 win over H.L. Bourgeois

    Vandebilt Catholic continues high-scoring style in 62-10 win over H.L. Bourgeois

    Source: HTVSource: HTV
    Andrew Robison and company continue to light up the scoreboard as Vandebilt Catholic beat H.L. Bourgeois 62-10 in week two of the high school season. The Braves hung tough long enough to tie the score at ten but it was all Terriers from that point as VC scored 52 unanswered points. Jeremy Atwell's squad will put their perfect record on the line in week three against Archbishop Shaw while HLB will seek their first win taking on Ellender. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and score...more>>
    Andrew Robison and company continue to light up the scoreboard as Vandebilt Catholic beat H.L. Bourgeois 62-10 in week two of the high school season. The Braves hung tough long enough to tie the score at ten but it was all Terriers from that point as VC scored 52 unanswered points. Jeremy Atwell's squad will put their perfect record on the line in week three against Archbishop Shaw while HLB will seek their first win taking on Ellender. FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and score...more>>
  • De La Salle runs all over St. Aug at Yulman Stadium

    De La Salle runs all over St. Aug at Yulman Stadium

    Julian Gums ran for three touchdowns on the night. Source: Nola.comJulian Gums ran for three touchdowns on the night. Source: Nola.com
    Old school Catholic League rivals De La Salle and St. Augustine reunited at Yulman Stadium, but it was the Cavaliers that will remember this night more fondly. De La Salle quarterback Julian Gums accounted for four touchdowns in a 38-12 victory over the Purple Knights. Gums scored on runs of 7, 16, and 19 yards. He also threw a 30-yard touchdown pass to Aaron Marquez. Kendall Collins, Jr. scored the other Cav touchdown on a 2-yard run. The Cavaliers improve their record to 2-0. Next...more>>
    Old school Catholic League rivals De La Salle and St. Augustine reunited at Yulman Stadium, but it was the Cavaliers that will remember this night more fondly. De La Salle quarterback Julian Gums accounted for four touchdowns in a 38-12 victory over the Purple Knights. Gums scored on runs of 7, 16, and 19 yards. He also threw a 30-yard touchdown pass to Aaron Marquez. Kendall Collins, Jr. scored the other Cav touchdown on a 2-yard run. The Cavaliers improve their record to 2-0. Next...more>>
  • Country Day cruises past Bonnabel, 35-0

    Country Day cruises past Bonnabel, 35-0

    Source: Lance Washington, FOX 8Source: Lance Washington, FOX 8

    Country Day cruised to a 35-0 win over Bonnabel thanks to three touchdown passes from Justin Ibieta, solid defense and a blocked punt from Darian Holder which was recovered by C.D. St. Hilaire. 

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    Country Day cruised to a 35-0 win over Bonnabel thanks to three touchdown passes from Justin Ibieta, solid defense and a blocked punt from Darian Holder which was recovered by C.D. St. Hilaire. 

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  • Old Catholic League foes DLS and St. Aug meet at Yulman Stadium

    Old Catholic League foes DLS and St. Aug meet at Yulman Stadium

    De La Salle quarterback Julian Gums leads a dangerous offense against St. Aug tonight. Source: Nola.comDe La Salle quarterback Julian Gums leads a dangerous offense against St. Aug tonight. Source: Nola.com

    De La Salle's run to the Superdome ended a week short in 2016, with a Parkview 34-14 win in the semifinals. The Cavs entered the matchup unbeaten, but not tested often, due to a weak district schedule. In 2017, DLS scheduled much tougher in non-district, playing defending state champs Riverside and Karr.  "This year there's not many teams I said no to, as you can see on our schedule. We're going to see how that plays out," said De La Salle Head Coach Ryan Manale. "...

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    De La Salle's run to the Superdome ended a week short in 2016, with a Parkview 34-14 win in the semifinals. The Cavs entered the matchup unbeaten, but not tested often, due to a weak district schedule. In 2017, DLS scheduled much tougher in non-district, playing defending state champs Riverside and Karr.  "This year there's not many teams I said no to, as you can see on our schedule. We're going to see how that plays out," said De La Salle Head Coach Ryan Manale. "...

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  • Martin Butcher delivers a Newman win with 4 TD passes

    Martin Butcher delivers a Newman win with 4 TD passes

    Martin Butcher and James Poche contributed six TD's combined in a 42-0 win. Source:Nola.comMartin Butcher and James Poche contributed six TD's combined in a 42-0 win. Source:Nola.com

    Last week, James Poche's five rushing touchdowns gave Newman a comfortable win over McMain. Tonight, Poche ran wild again (2 rushing TD's), but quarterback Martin Butcher doubled up his backfield mate with four touchdown passes in a 42-0 win over Thomas Jefferson. Butcher finished  13-of-16 for 224 yards. Storey Charbonnet hauled in two touchdown receptions, Jarmone Sutherland and Murray Calhoun split the other two. The victory improves Newman's record to 2-0. Ne...

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    Last week, James Poche's five rushing touchdowns gave Newman a comfortable win over McMain. Tonight, Poche ran wild again (2 rushing TD's), but quarterback Martin Butcher doubled up his backfield mate with four touchdown passes in a 42-0 win over Thomas Jefferson. Butcher finished  13-of-16 for 224 yards. Storey Charbonnet hauled in two touchdown receptions, Jarmone Sutherland and Murray Calhoun split the other two. The victory improves Newman's record to 2-0. Ne...

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  • Curtis stays at the top in our Big 8 rankings

    Curtis stays at the top in our Big 8 rankings

    John Curtis looked very impressive in a 27-18 win over Landry-Walker. (Photo by Chris Granger, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)John Curtis looked very impressive in a 27-18 win over Landry-Walker. (Photo by Chris Granger, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
    One week into the prep season and what do we know. John Curtis is strong as ever, Rummel has a dynamic offense, and St. Augustine has a stingy defense. Here's our FOX 8 Big 8 poll after week one of the regular season. 1. John Curtis Well we knew the Patriots were going to be good. Landry-Walker found that out first-hand, losing the opener to JC 27-18. The Patriots Tyrone Legette scored on an 11-yard reception, and a 95-yard kickoff return. Collin Guggenheim is steady as they come at...more>>
    One week into the prep season and what do we know. John Curtis is strong as ever, Rummel has a dynamic offense, and St. Augustine has a stingy defense. Here's our FOX 8 Big 8 poll after week one of the regular season. 1. John Curtis Well we knew the Patriots were going to be good. Landry-Walker found that out first-hand, losing the opener to JC 27-18. The Patriots Tyrone Legette scored on an 11-yard reception, and a 95-yard kickoff return. Collin Guggenheim is steady as they come at...more>>
  • St. Aug shuts out McDonogh 35 in Sunday matinee

    St. Aug shuts out McDonogh 35 in Sunday matinee

    Garland LaFrance and St. Aug beat McD35 for the first time since 2014. Source: Nola.comGarland LaFrance and St. Aug beat McD35 for the first time since 2014. Source: Nola.com

    Eight sacks, a Michael Mims to Joseph Walker 27-yard touchdown, was all the Purple Knights needed to shut out McDonogh 35, 6-0. It's the first time since 2014 that St. Aug beat the Roneagles. The matchup was originally scheduled for Friday night, but Harvey affiliated rain disrupted the school week, moving this rivalry game to Sunday. St. Augustine meets up with De La Salle Friday night at Yulman Stadium, on the campus of Tulane University. The old Catholic League schools will be fe...

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    Eight sacks, a Michael Mims to Joseph Walker 27-yard touchdown, was all the Purple Knights needed to shut out McDonogh 35, 6-0. It's the first time since 2014 that St. Aug beat the Roneagles. The matchup was originally scheduled for Friday night, but Harvey affiliated rain disrupted the school week, moving this rivalry game to Sunday. St. Augustine meets up with De La Salle Friday night at Yulman Stadium, on the campus of Tulane University. The old Catholic League schools will be fe...

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  • F8FF Recruiting: Spotlight some of the best WR's in the state

    F8FF Recruiting: Spotlight some of the best WR's in the state

    Ja'Marr Chase is currently verbally committed to Florida.Ja'Marr Chase is currently verbally committed to Florida.

    FOX 8 Football Friday recruiting spotlight this week puts some heavy focus on the wide receivers. No. 15 on our Final Fifteen rankings, is wideout Jamaal Houston. The Ehret star is verbally committed to Houston. Also, we look at Rummel wide receiver, Florida verbal commit Ja'Marr Chase, and Parkway's Terrace Marshall. Two of the best the state has to offer. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.

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    FOX 8 Football Friday recruiting spotlight this week puts some heavy focus on the wide receivers. No. 15 on our Final Fifteen rankings, is wideout Jamaal Houston. The Ehret star is verbally committed to Houston. Also, we look at Rummel wide receiver, Florida verbal commit Ja'Marr Chase, and Parkway's Terrace Marshall. Two of the best the state has to offer. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.

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  • Vandebilt Catholic sneaks past Thibodaux thanks to Andrew Robison

    Vandebilt Catholic sneaks past Thibodaux thanks to Andrew Robison

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    Vandebilt Catholic junior quarterback Andrew Robison scored by ground and by air as he led the Terriers to a 31-28 victory over Thibodaux. Senior wideout John Theriot contributed significantly with a beautiful one-handed catch in the end zone. The Terriers will look to improve to 2-0 as they face H.L. Bourgeois while the Tigers travel to South Lafourche. FOX 8 Football Fridays airs each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved. more>>
    Vandebilt Catholic junior quarterback Andrew Robison scored by ground and by air as he led the Terriers to a 31-28 victory over Thibodaux. Senior wideout John Theriot contributed significantly with a beautiful one-handed catch in the end zone. The Terriers will look to improve to 2-0 as they face H.L. Bourgeois while the Tigers travel to South Lafourche. FOX 8 Football Fridays airs each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved. more>>
  • Warren Easton beats Mid-City rival Jesuit 40-14

    Warren Easton beats Mid-City rival Jesuit 40-14

    Lance Legendre accounted for five touchdowns in an Easton win. Source: Nola.comLance Legendre accounted for five touchdowns in an Easton win. Source: Nola.com

    Warren Easton quarterback Lance Legendre accounted for five touchdowns, to help his Eagles beat Jesuit 40-14. Legendre threw for three touchdowns, and ran for two. Last year, Easton lost in the state semi-finals to Neville. This year head coach Jerry Phillips said there's only one goal for his squad, a championship. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.

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    Warren Easton quarterback Lance Legendre accounted for five touchdowns, to help his Eagles beat Jesuit 40-14. Legendre threw for three touchdowns, and ran for two. Last year, Easton lost in the state semi-finals to Neville. This year head coach Jerry Phillips said there's only one goal for his squad, a championship. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.

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  • Destrehan rolls past Slidell, 42-18

    Destrehan rolls past Slidell, 42-18

    Source: Chris Russell, FOX 8Source: Chris Russell, FOX 8
    Destrehan's journey to duplicate their undefeated season of 2016 began Friday with an offensive explosion similar to last year's as quarterback Harold Blood led the Wildcats to a 42-18 win over Slidell. Up next for DHS is a trip to St. Charles Catholic while the Tigers head to Lake Area. FOX 8 Football Friday airs each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved. more>>
    Destrehan's journey to duplicate their undefeated season of 2016 began Friday with an offensive explosion similar to last year's as quarterback Harold Blood led the Wildcats to a 42-18 win over Slidell. Up next for DHS is a trip to St. Charles Catholic while the Tigers head to Lake Area. FOX 8 Football Friday airs each week at 10:35 p.m. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved. more>>
  • Pooka Williams runs for 2 TD's, Hahnville wins big

    Pooka Williams runs for 2 TD's, Hahnville wins big

    Pooka Williams ran for two TD's on the night. Source: Nola.comPooka Williams ran for two TD's on the night. Source: Nola.com
    Remember the name Pooka Williams, because he's going to be on a lot of highlights airing on FOX 8 Football Friday. Williams racked up 162 yards with two touchdowns on 16 carries in a 41-6 Hahnville win over West Jefferson. Hahnville rushed for a total of 419 yards. Daryle Evans also scored two times for the Tigers, totaling 91 yards rushing. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved. more>>
    Remember the name Pooka Williams, because he's going to be on a lot of highlights airing on FOX 8 Football Friday. Williams racked up 162 yards with two touchdowns on 16 carries in a 41-6 Hahnville win over West Jefferson. Hahnville rushed for a total of 419 yards. Daryle Evans also scored two times for the Tigers, totaling 91 yards rushing. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved. more>>
  • De La Salle wins big on the bayou over South Lafourche

    De La Salle wins big on the bayou over South Lafourche

    Julien Gums accounted for 3 touchdowns in a DLS win. Source: Nola.comJulien Gums accounted for 3 touchdowns in a DLS win. Source: Nola.com
    De La Salle's football program is still without a state championship, but the 2017 edition could make a run to the Dome. Tonight, they dominated South Lafourche on the bayou, 39-7. Julien Gums hooked up with BJ Randle on two touchdown passes in the first half, and Gums scored one on his own with a QB keeper.  De La Salle meets up with St. Augustine next Friday at Yulman Stadium on Tulane's campus. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved. more>>
    De La Salle's football program is still without a state championship, but the 2017 edition could make a run to the Dome. Tonight, they dominated South Lafourche on the bayou, 39-7. Julien Gums hooked up with BJ Randle on two touchdown passes in the first half, and Gums scored one on his own with a QB keeper.  De La Salle meets up with St. Augustine next Friday at Yulman Stadium on Tulane's campus. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved. more>>
  • FOX 8 Football Friday Scores: Week 1

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    FOX 8 Big 8 No. 1 ranked John Curtis won their opener 27-18 on the road at defending Class 5A champion Landry-Walker.  Tyrone Legette ignited the Patriots with two touchdowns. One of those came on a 95-yard kickoff return, right after Landry-Walker cut the Curtis lead to 7-6. Curtis Quarterback Collin Guggenheim threw a touchdown pass to Legette, and ran one in from 4-yards out. Landy-Walker's big performer of the night was running back Chad Alexander. He racked up 206 total ya...more>>
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  • The Jesuit-Warren Easton rivalry carries on Friday night at Gormley

    The Jesuit-Warren Easton rivalry carries on Friday night at Gormley

    Jesuit and Warren Easton will keep their rivalry going tonight in City Park. Source: Nola.comJesuit and Warren Easton will keep their rivalry going tonight in City Park. Source: Nola.com
    It's been three years since Jesuit won the ultimate prize, a state title, with a win over John Curtis. In sports, past glory doesn't ensure future success, but the Jays have the talent to make a run at the Dome. "It feels like a generation ago, it really does. It's not so much the what have you done for me lately thing, but our society is trained to think that way," said Jesuit Head Coach Mark Songy. "Each team is different. Each class is different. We certainly ...more>>
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  • John Curtis takes top spot in Big 8 preseason rankings

    John Curtis takes top spot in Big 8 preseason rankings

    Collin Guggenheim leads the John Curtis offense at QB. Source: Nola.comCollin Guggenheim leads the John Curtis offense at QB. Source: Nola.com

    The FOX 8 Big 8 rankings are the top schools in the area, all classifications. This our preseason edition, and it's littered with teams who have one goal every year, Dome or bust. 1) John Curtis The 26-time state champion Patriots are looking for their first state title since 2013. Collin Guggenheim gives Curtis a solid starter at the QB spot. We'll find out early how good Curtis is, they face Landry-Walker (Defending Class 5A champion) tonight. 2) Rummel Chandler F...

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  • Edna Karr begins title defense with jamboree victory over West Jefferson

    Edna Karr begins title defense with jamboree victory over West Jefferson

    Source: Edwin Goode, FOX 8Source: Edwin Goode, FOX 8

    Edna Karr jumped out to an early 9-0 lead Friday night at Behrman Stadium and never looked back en route to a 29-13 victory over West Jefferson. 

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  • John Ehret doesn't skip a beat in Jamboree shutout win

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  • Riverdale marks Willie Brooks' debut with win over Bonnabel

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    Willie Brooks' tenure as Riverdale head coach got off to a successful start Thursday

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  • John Curtis trying to end title drought in 2017

    John Curtis trying to end title drought in 2017

    John Curtis and St. Paul's scrimmaged last week in preparation for the 2017 season.John Curtis and St. Paul's scrimmaged last week in preparation for the 2017 season.
    It's been four long years since John Curtis lifted a state championship trophy in the Dome. The senior class of the Patriots doesn't own a ring, which is unheard of , since Curtis posses 26 state titles. The squad doesn't want to be a part of history, but that's not the main focus in summer drills. "I think certainly their goals are to reach a state championship, and have an opportunity to compete for it. No we don't make it an emphasis point," said John Curtis Head Fo...more>>
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  • John Ehret names interim football head coach

    John Ehret names interim football head coach

    Source: FOX 8 FileSource: FOX 8 File

    John Ehret High's football program has named an interim head coach.

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  • Eight high school football games to be played at the Shrine

    Eight high school football games to be played at the Shrine

    Source: Edwin Goode, FOX 8Source: Edwin Goode, FOX 8

    Eight Catholic League football games will be played at the Shrine on Airline.

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  • Rummel WR Ja'Marr Chase commits to Florida

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    Rummel wide receiver Ja'Marr Chase verbally committed to the University of Florida Sunday night. 

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  • Rummel's offense primed for big numbers with Chandler Fields at QB

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    A 4th-and-ten overtime touchdown pass made the name Chandler Fields legendary at Holy Cross. His Tigers would eventually win in double overtime over rival Jesuit thanks to his heroics. Fields couldn't sustain that success his sophomore year, suffering a broken collarbone. Holy Cross' record would suffer in the process, finishing a lackluster 3-8. This February, Fields left the Gentilly campus, transferring to Rummel. The soon-to-be junior's time in Metairie has been limited, but he's

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    A 4th-and-ten overtime touchdown pass made the name Chandler Fields legendary at Holy Cross. His Tigers would eventually win in double overtime over rival Jesuit thanks to his heroics. Fields couldn't sustain that success his sophomore year, suffering a broken collarbone. Holy Cross' record would suffer in the process, finishing a lackluster 3-8. This February, Fields left the Gentilly campus, transferring to Rummel. The soon-to-be junior's time in Metairie has been limited, but he's

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  • Martin Butcher is primed to be the next great QB at Newman

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    When you think of Newman football, it all starts at the quarterback spot for the Greenies  It started with Peyton Manning in the 90's, more recently with Jay Tyler, who plays for Stanford, and Myles Lapeyre, enrolling at Tulane this fall. Head coach Nelson Stewart has a gift of getting the most out of his signal-callers, and he could possess another big-time talent in Martin Butcher. No career starts under his belt, but the potential is there for success. "I think he has a ...

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  • Antonio Joseph will see the football field a lot for Riverdale in 2017

    Antonio Joseph will see the football field a lot for Riverdale in 2017

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    Donte' Jackson electrified crowds with his amazing speed and moves. His game-breaking abilities netted him a scholarship to LSU. Now the Rebels possess another offensive weapon that's turning heads in Jefferson, Antonio Joseph. 

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  • FOX 8 Football Friday Prep Scores: Dec. 2, 2016

    FOX 8 Football Friday Prep Scores: Dec. 2, 2016

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    Here are the FOX 8 Football Friday prep scores for Dec. 2, 2016, courtesy of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association and The Associated Press. 

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  • FOX 8 Football Friday Prep Scores: Nov. 18, 2016

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    Here are the FOX 8 Football Friday prep scores for Nov. 18, 2016.    

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  • FOX 8 Football Friday Prep Scores: Nov. 11, 2016

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  • FOX 8 Football Friday Prep Scores: Nov. 4, 2016

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    Here are the FOX 8 Football Friday prep scores for Nov. 4, 2016, courtesy of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association and The Associated Press.

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  • De La Salle and Lutcher fight for Class 3A supremacy

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    Using one word to describe De La Salle this season is easy: Dominating.

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  • FOX 8 Football Friday Prep Scores: Oct. 28, 2016

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  • FOX 8 Football Friday Prep Scores: Oct. 21, 2016

    FOX 8 Football Friday Prep Scores: Oct. 21, 2016

    Here are the FOX 8 Football Friday prep scores for Sept. 30, 2016, courtesy of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association and The Associated Press.

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  • Catholic League heavyweight matchup highlights FOX 8 Football Friday

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  • FOX 8 Football Friday Prep Scores: Oct. 7, 2016

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    Here are the FOX 8 Football Friday prep scores for Sept. 30, 2016, courtesy of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association and The Associated Press. 

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  • With heated rival Covington on the docket, Wolves confident the D will deliver

    With heated rival Covington on the docket, Wolves confident the D will deliver

    St. Paul's came out on fire in their district 6-5A opener by dropping a beat-down on Hammond 63-0. 

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    St. Paul's came out on fire in their district 6-5A opener by dropping a beat-down on Hammond 63-0. 

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  • FOX 8 Football Friday Prep Scores: Sept. 30, 2016

    FOX 8 Football Friday Prep Scores: Sept. 30, 2016

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  • Greenies keep their eyes on the ultimate prize

    Greenies keep their eyes on the ultimate prize

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  • FOX 8 Football Friday Prep Scores: Sept. 23, 2016

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    Here are the FOX 8 Football Friday prep scores for Sept. 23, 2016, courtesy of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association. 

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  • Zephyr Field ready to host Catholic League football

    Zephyr Field ready to host Catholic League football

    Catholic League history will be made Friday night with Zephyr Field hosting football for the first time. 

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    Catholic League history will be made Friday night with Zephyr Field hosting football for the first time. 

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  • FOX 8 Football Friday Prep Scores: Sept. 16, 2016

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    Here are the FOX 8 Football Friday prep scores for Sept. 16, 2016, courtesy of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association. 

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  • Another Jefferson stars for Destrehan football

    Another Jefferson stars for Destrehan football

    In four seasons at LSU Jordan Jefferson totaled over 5,800 yards by land and air. Brother Rickey holds court in the Tiger secondary making big-time interceptions. 

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  • FOX 8 Football Friday Prep Scores: Sept. 9, 2016

    FOX 8 Football Friday Prep Scores: Sept. 9, 2016

    FOX 8 Football Friday Prep Scores: Sept. 9, 2016

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  • Myles Brennan and St. Stanislaus try to avoid another Brother Martin beatdown

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    Myles Brennan has accounted for 16 touchdowns this season. Fox 8 photoMyles Brennan has accounted for 16 touchdowns this season. Fox 8 photo

    In only two quarters of work, Bruce Jordan-Swilling racked up seven touchdowns and 344 yards last Fall against St. Stanislaus. Brother Martin routed the Rock-A-Chaws 68-21.

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    In only two quarters of work, Bruce Jordan-Swilling racked up seven touchdowns and 344 yards last Fall against St. Stanislaus. Brother Martin routed the Rock-A-Chaws 68-21.

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  • FOX 8 Football Friday Scores: Sept. 2, 2016

    FOX 8 Football Friday Scores: Sept. 2, 2016

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    Here are the scores for Sept. 2, 2016 School Week Date Opponent Location Class District Home / Away Out of State Win/Loss Score Acadiana  Week 1  9/2/2016 7:00:00 PM  Northside  301 Dunand Lafayette, LA 70501  4A  4   A  56-14  Air...more>>
  • John Curtis receives top billing in our preseason rankings

    John Curtis receives top billing in our preseason rankings

    John Curtis opens their 2016 season Friday night against Landry-Walker. (Nola.com I Times-Picayune)John Curtis opens their 2016 season Friday night against Landry-Walker. (Nola.com I Times-Picayune)
    Despite John Curtis being forced to forfeit games dating from 2013-15 by the LHSAA this week, the Patriots received top billing in our Big 8 preseason prep poll. Brother Martin is ranked #1 in Class 5A preseason rankings, but only garners the second spot here. The Big 8 poll is the top teams in the Fox 8 viewing area. We use all classifications in our rankings. 1. Curtis 2. Brother Martin 3. Lutcher 4. Destrehan 5. Landry-Walker 6. Riverside 7. St. Paul's 8. De La Salle Copyri...more>>
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  • Brother Martin ready to move on from bitter 2015 season

    Brother Martin ready to move on from bitter 2015 season

    Brother Martin's 2015 season ended in bitter fashion with Bruce Jordan-Swilling getting stopped before the end zone going for two. The one -point triumph in the quarterfinals catapulted Catholic to an eventual state title. 

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    Brother Martin's 2015 season ended in bitter fashion with Bruce Jordan-Swilling getting stopped before the end zone going for two. The one -point triumph in the quarterfinals catapulted Catholic to an eventual state title.

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  • LHSAA forces John Curtis to forfeit wins and state title

    LHSAA forces John Curtis to forfeit wins and state title

    The Louisiana High School Athletics Association upheld a ruling Wednesday that John Curtis be penalized for the appearance of improprieties. 

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    The Louisiana High School Athletics Association upheld a ruling Wednesday that John Curtis be penalized for the appearance of improprieties. 

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  • Miles Lapeyere next in line of great Newman Quarterbacks

    Miles Lapeyere next in line of great Newman Quarterbacks

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  • Jesuit-Holy Cross matchup has players amped

    Jesuit-Holy Cross matchup has players amped

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    There was a different buzz in the air at Holy Cross this week. It's a match-up with heated rival Jesuit on the horizon that has the players a little more amped up. The coaching staff, though, is tempering the hype.more>>
    There was a different buzz in the air at Holy Cross this week. It's a match-up with heated rival Jesuit on the horizon that has the players a little more amped up. The coaching staff, though, is tempering the hype.more>>
  • Destrehan, Hahnville face off in Boutte

    Destrehan, Hahnville face off in Boutte

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    One the most heated matchups in South Louisiana will take place Friday night in Boutte. It's Destrehan-Hahnville, high school football rivalry at it's finest. more>>
    One the most heated matchups in South Louisiana will take place Friday night in Boutte. It's Destrehan-Hahnville, high school football rivalry at it's finest. more>>
  • Brother Martin running back rides 7 TD game into national spotlight

    Brother Martin running back rides 7 TD game into national spotlight

    Brother Martin RB Bruce Jordan-SwillingBrother Martin RB Bruce Jordan-Swilling
    Bruce Jordan-Swilling scored seven touchdowns for Brother Martin, accumulating 344 yards on 19 carries. The week before Jordan-Swilling scored five touchdowns. Record numbers that are sure to continue if he stays focused.more>>
    Bruce Jordan-Swilling scored seven touchdowns for Brother Martin, accumulating 344 yards on 19 carries. The week before Jordan-Swilling scored five touchdowns. Record numbers that are sure to continue if he stays focused.more>>
  • Holy Cross product Kevin Spears transferring from LSU

    Holy Cross product Kevin Spears transferring from LSU

    Tuesday, February 16 2016 4:17 PM EST2016-02-16 21:17:09 GMT

    On the heels of receiver Trey Quinn transferring from LSU, the program announced that fellow wideout Kevin Spears is also transferring away. The Holy Cross product signed in February of 2014

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    On the heels of receiver Trey Quinn transferring from LSU, the program announced that fellow wideout Kevin Spears is also transferring away. The Holy Cross product signed in February of 2014

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