High-school

  AJ Johnson bulking up for junior season at Nemwan

Johnson holds numerous offers including Florida State, Georgia, and Alabama

LHSAA announces date for summer workouts to begin

  Wayne Reese, Sr. remembered as a legendary coach, and a superhero father

LHSAA to Allow Extra Practice

  LSU achieves recruiting head start with Ponchatoula star Jacoby Mathews

  LSU makes final three list for Ehret safety Kaine Williams

  Jyaire Brown on his way to becoming the next great cornerback at Easton

Continued Coverage

  LSU keeps an eye on St. James WR Shazz Preston

  LSU and other big-time programs impressed with DT Maason’s Smith size and speed

LHSAA cancels 2019-2020 school year championships because of COVID-19

  Rummel QB Kyle Wickersham focusing on reloading for 2020

  Holy Cross wins third straight Division II crown

  Northshore wins OT thriller over Mandeville to grab Division I title

  St. Paul’s finishes season undefeated to win Division I title

The Wolves’ have won 7 state titles in their last 10 seasons

  Newman’s boys shut out Episcopal to win Division IV state championship

Charlie Walner scored the lone goal in the match

  Newman’s girls capture Division IV state soccer title

Newman junior Tori Thomas scored the only goal in the contest

Destrehan head football coach Steve Robicheaux retires

Robicheaux won two state titles as the head coach at Destrehan

  St. Augustine riding a 22-game winning streak with playoffs on the horizon

Six football recruits from Louisiana make the Rivals250 2021 list

Joe Chango resigns as head football coach at Country Day

  Newman QB Arch Manning named 2019 National Freshman Football Player of the Year

  Ponchatoula QB T.J. Finley signs with LSU

Karr Cougars win fourth consecutive state championship

  St. James caps undefeated season with first state title in 40 years

St. James won their fifth state title in school history with a 51-14 domination of Jennings Friday night in the Superdome to hoist the Class 3A trophy.

Overtime Podcast #118 - Triple Coverage, Week 15

Saints regrouping to host Colts after ceding NFC control, LSU enjoying awards season after being named #1 for CFP Semifinals and High School's final weekend has 4 local teams in state title games

  Destrehan advances to Class 5A Championship game with win over Haughton

Destrehan’s winning streak extends to seven games with a convincing Class 5A semifinals win over Haughton, 27-17. Senior running back Kyle Edwards scored three touchdowns on the night with the fourth coming from a Damarious Jackson-Quincy Brown connection.

  Rummel wins Division I state championship over Catholic, 14-10

Rummel wins Division one state championship

  Easton, Karr set to square off once again in Class 4A championship

The rematch for the Class 4A state title game is all set.

Brother Martin High School Football Coach survives heart scare

Brother Martin High School Football Coach Mark Bonis was taken to a hospital in Slidell for an emergency coronary artery bypass, according to his wife.

Overtime Podcast #115 - Triple Coverage, Week 14

December is upon the football season in South Louisiana and that means high-stakes matchups at every level. From the Saints’ NFC showdown with the 49ers to LSU, Nicholls and Southeastern all into postseason play and the fourth week of the high school playoffs, this episode has it all.

  Destrehan upsets West Monroe to advance to Class 5A Semifinals

Destrehan won their sixth straight game is now two wins away from a Class 5A championship as they handed West Monroe a 20-17 defeat with a walk-off field goal by William Bryant. The Wildcats will advance to host #11 Haughton in the semifinals with a matchup against the winner of #1 Acadiana and #5 Z

Overtime Podcast #111 - Triple Coverage, Week 13

The Saints and LSU both have vengeance on their minds for similar reasons while Tulane is hoping to finish the regular season strong. Meanwhile, Nicholls and Southeastern are set to host playoff games and the high school postseason is is narrowing the field.

Brother Martin vs. Rummel is among some big matchups in Week 3 of prep football playoffs

John Curtis travels to Catholic (BR)

  Destrehan and Mandeville advance to Class 5A quarterfinals

Greater New Orleans will have two schools among the final eight of Class 5A after Mandeville upset their second straight team in #3 Alexandria while Destrehan beat their second straight northshore opponent in #23 Covington.

  Arch Manning makes postseason debut with Newman hosting Dunham

Manning threw 34 TD passes in the regular season

Overtime Podcast #107 - Triple Coverage, Week 12

The Saints have a clear path to winning the NFC South by Thanksgiving while LSU remains #1, Tulane is hoping for a program-defining win, Nicholls and Southeastern are set for a high-stakes River Bell Classic and round two of the high school playoffs are upon us.

  Destrehan powers past Ponchatoula behind 5 TD runs from Kyle Edwards

Ponchatoula QB T.J. Finley accounted for four TD's in the contest

  St. Paul’s upsets Holy Cross in Division I slugfest, 9-7

Defense ruled the day in St. Paul’s 9-7 win over Holy Cross. The Wolves utilized three safeties and a field goal to inch past seventh-seeded Holy Cross.

  FOX 8 Football Friday “Game of the Week” preview: Ponchatoula at Destrehan

FOX 8 Football Friday kicks off at 10:35 p.m.

Landry-Walker football coaching staff placed on probation, suspended after investigation into ineligible players

The news comes after Landry-Walker was forced to forfeit their win against Belle Chasse High School on Friday.

Overtime Podcast #103 - Triple Coverage, Week 11

The Saints are looking to bounce back from a baffling loss while South Louisiana’s college football teams are red hot and the high school playoffs are getting underway. Overtime #103 goes in depth on all of the football action on deck for the middle of November.

Rummel, Lakeshore, St. James, and West St. John grab 1-seeds in LHSAA football playoffs

De La Salle garners the No. 2 seed in the Division II playoffs

  St. James finishes off perfect season with win over E.D. White

St. James clinched a perfect season in style as they beat E.D. White Friday night, 38-7.

  Destrehan upsets Hahnville in regular season finale

Destrehan will enter the Class 5A playoffs riding a 3-game win streak after beating Hahnville in the last week of the regular season, 23-21. After falling to 4-3, the Wildcats beat Thibodaux and Central Lafourche before Friday night’s dramatic win over the Tigers.

  Rummel and John Curtis finish regular season with big wins

One week after Rummel topped John Curtis in a battle of unbeatens, the Raiders secured a perfect regular season by beating Jesuit, 27-0. Meanwhile, the Patriots got back on track with a 36-3 win over Brother Martin.

  Carver beats Lusher, 56-14

The win boosts Carver’s chances of hosting a game in the first round of the Class 4A playoffs.

  De La Salle beats Thomas Jefferson, 42-0

The Cavaliers improve to 6-3, including a 4-game win streak heading into the postseason. DLS will now wait for their Division II playoff seeding to be announced Sunday.

  Edna Karr finishes regular season with win over Helen Cox

Brice Brown’s team improved to 7-2 but could face a trip to Neville if they make it to the semifinals. They are currently 3rd in the LHSAA Power Ratings. The full brackets will be released Sunday.

Overtime Podcast #99 - Triple Coverage, Week 10

It’s rivalry week in South Louisiana as the Saints host the Falcons and LSU travels to Alabama. The 99th episode of the FOX 8 Overtime Podcast delves into what to expect from the Saints after their bye week, lessons learned from the first College Football Playoff rankings and how the Tigers match up

  Rummel overcomes 14-point deficit to beat Curtis in OT, 21-20

Rummel (9-0) remains undefeated on the season

  De La Salle thumps Kenner Discovery, 58-0

DLS led 50-0 at halftime

  Frank and Nick Monica producing possible magical seasons as head coaches

Nick and Frank Monica are a combined 15-1 this season

  It’s a battle of undefeated schools in our FOX 8 Football Friday Game of the Week

Rummel (8-0) vs. Curtis (8-0)

Overtime Podcast #97 - Triple Coverage, Week 9

The Saints and LSU are red hot entering their bye weeks while Tulane is trying to re-capture their flame and cold weather brings a battle of unbeatens to the high school football scene.

Karr escapes with 18-14 victory over Landry-Walker

Karr improves to 5-2 overall

  Country Day’s Justin Ibieta produces an offensive explosion in a win over Ben Franklin

The Tulane commit threw three touchdown passes, and ran for three scores

  St. Charles Catholic wins a close one over Newman and Arch Manning, 28-27

The Comets improve to 7-1 on the season

FOX 8 Football Friday Game of the Week preview: Newman at St. Charles Catholic

Greenies (7-0) at Comets (6-1)

Overtime Podcast #92 - Triple Coverage, Week 8

The Saints and LSU are riding impressive win streaks while Tulane and Nicholls are in search of a bounceback and Southeastern is returning from their bye week. In high school football, only three weeks remain in the regular season.

With uncle Peyton in attendance, Arch Manning throws 5 TD passes in a win over Riverside

Manning accounted for six touchdowns against Riverside

  East St. John beats Destrehan in nailbiter

The District 7-5A battle of Wildcats went East St. John’s way in dramatic fashion as coach Brandon Brown’s defense stopped Destrehan on the final play of the game to win, 14-13.

  Rummel moves to 7-0 on the season with a win over Holy Cross, 17-7.

Rummel's defense has given up only 13 points in seven games

  FOX 8 Football Friday “Game of the Week” preview: Rummel vs Holy Cross

Rummel (6-0) vs Holy Cross (4-2)

  Rummel takes over the top spot in the FOX 8 Big 8 rankings after another dominant performance by their defense

The Raider defense has given up only six points in six games

Overtime Podcast #87 - Triple Coverage, Week 7

The Saints, LSU and Tulane keep winning while Nicholls is picking up steam and high school football has a shake-up at the top of the FOX 8 Big 8 Rankings. Episode 87 of Overtime explores the weekend ahead for South Louisiana football.

  Darryle Evans’ 4 TD’s power Hahnville to win over Thibodaux

Hahnville moves to 6-0 on the season

  Terrebonne upsets Destrehan, 30-22

The top District 7-5A teams of 2018 met in Week 6 with a surprising result. After a tough start to the season saw Terrebonne enter the matchup with a 2-3 record, the Tigers handed Destrehan their second loss of the season with a 30-22 final score.

  Battle of the unbeatens between Hahnville and Thibodaux tonight in our “Game of the Week”

Hahnville (5-0) at Thibodaux (5-0)

Principal: Football player injured during Riverside-Southern Lab game ‘doing well’

A high school football player was injured during a game Thursday night and was airlifted from the field, but school officials said he is okay and the trip to the hospital was out of extreme caution.

  Catholic League schools hold down the top three spots in Big 8 rankings

John Curtis, Rummel, and Brother Martin remain in the top three spots

Overtime Podcast #83- Triple Coverage, Week 6

The Saints are riding a 3-game win streak under Teddy Bridgewater as they head to Jacksonville while LSU is preparing for a top ten matchup against Florida. Tulane continues to impress with their best start to a season since 1998 and if they can breach the Top 25, South Louisiana could simultaneousl

  St. Augustine High School names interim head football coach

Assistant football coach Kenneth Dorsey Jr. has been named interim head football coach for the remainder of the 2019 football season

  FOX 8 Football Friday “Game of the Week” preview: St. Augustine vs. Brother Martin

Purple Knights (3-1) vs. Crusaders (4-0)

Overtime Podcast #79 - Triple Coverage, Week 5

The Saints are hoping that their steady, collected approach with Teddy Bridgewater will win out against the erratic and explosive style of Jameis Winston when the Buccaneers come to town. Meanwhile, Louisiana has a trio of ranked teams in LSU, Southeastern and Nicholls with Tulane knocking

  Pleasant and Manning power Newman past Country Day, 38-13

Greenies improve to 4-0 in 2019

  St. Charles Catholic unveils new stands in style with 36-0 win over E.D. White

Week four of the high school season was a busy one for St. Charles Catholic as they started Friday with an afternoon unveiling of their new stands and continued the festivities throughout the night with a 36-0 win.

FOX 8 Football Friday “Game of the Week” preview: Newman vs. Country Day

Newman (3-0) vs. Country Day (2-1)

  Four Catholic League schools represented in Big 8 rankings

John Curtis holds down the No. 1 spot

Overtime Podcast #76 - Triple Coverage, Week 4

The Saints are trying to figure out if they’ve found a new way to win in Drew Brees’ absence as the Cowboys come to town, while LSU and Tulane are riding high during their early bye weeks. Plus - there’s a big trend emerging in high school football this season.

  Arch Manning throws 5 TDs in Newman’s win over East Jefferson

Manning finished 18-of-26 passing for 230 yards

  Brother Martin stays undefeated with a big win over Ponchatoula

Crusaders improve to 3-0 on the year