NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - District 6-5A play got off to a thrilling start on the north shore as Fontainebleau and Mandeville needed overtime to decide a winner.
The Skippers trailed 22-13 in the fourth quarter but eventually regained the lead, 28-22. Fontainebleau subsequently mounted a comeback but missed their extra point, leaving the game tied at 28 at the end of regulation. In overtime, the Bulldogs scored first to go up, 35-28. Mandeville answered but decided to go for two and that’s where Fontainebleau delivered the decisive blow, stopping the effort and ending the game, 35-34.
Both teams continue league play next week as Fontainebleau travels to Northshore and Mandeville goes to Ponchatoula.