Higgins hires alum Clifford Harris for a football rebirth

  Arch Manning receives 5-star ranking from Rivals

  Terrebonne’s Jaylin Lucas excels everywhere from football to the track

  Newman QB Arch Manning film room

Juan’s World: Farewell to a Legend

Ponchatoula WR Amorion Walker verbally commits to Notre Dame

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  LSU target Jacoby Mathews receives elite 5-star status

  Arch Manning’s sophomore highlight tape is a must-watch

  Ryan Manale takes over the football reins at Jesuit

  De La Salle hires alum Graham Jarrott to take over football program

  Newman WR AJ Johnson breaks down his commitment to LSU

  Newman offensive tackle Bo Bordelon commits to LSU

  Coach Orgeron offers LSU legacy Bo Bordelon

Bordelon is a Class of '22 recruit

  De La Salle RB Montrell Johnson weighing his college options with signing day almost here

Johnson racked up 182 yards rushing and four touchdowns in his last game for DLS

  Rummel RB Logan Diggs will pick between Notre Dame and LSU on signing day

Diggs is a Notre Dame verbal commit

  St. James DE Saivion Jones ready to put pen to paper and sign with LSU

LSU has 20 signees so far in 2021 class

St. Charles Catholic head coach Frank Monica announces retirement

  Carencro ends Karr’s chances for a 5-peat of state titles

  De La Salle comes up just short against St. Thomas More in Div. II title game

St. Charles Catholic comes up just short against Lafayette Christian in LHSAA Div. III Championship

Catholic wins 2020 Div. I Championship

Karr, De La Salle, and St. Charles Catholic all vying for state football titles in Natchitoches

  Karr WR Aaron Anderson commits to LSU, his ‘dream school’

Anderson is the 7th commitment for LSU’s 2022 class

  Karr headed back to familiar territory, Class 4A state title game

Karr owns four state titles in a row, and will try for a fifth when they meet with up Carencro

2022 Edna Karr WR commits to LSU

LSU has added their seventh commitment for the class of 2022 with Edna Karr wide receiver Aaron Anderson who announced his intentions to play for the Tigers on Saturday, Dec. 19.

FOX 8 Football Friday “Game of the Week” preview: Easton vs. Karr

In Week 1 of the regular season Easton lost to Edna Karr

  LCA ends Newman’s season in the state semi-finals

The Greenies season ended with a 9-1 record.

  De La Salle advances to Div. II state title game with victory over E.D. White, 42-2

DLS improves to 9-0 on the season

  Newman on the brink of history

The Greenies eyeing a trip to the Div. III state championship game

LHSAA 2020 Football Prep Classic to be played at Northwestern State University

For the second time in nearly 40 years, the Louisiana High School Athletic Association (LHSAA) will host its annual Football Prep Classic state championships outside of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.

  Newman advances to Division III semi-finals with triumph over Catholic-NI

Newman will next face three-time defending state champ, Lafayette Christian Academy

  Brother Martin edges Jesuit, 36-34

Brother Martin racked up 12 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to get by Jesuit

  Round 2: Jesuit vs. Brother Martin

Blue Jays and Crusaders playing for a spot in the Division I semi-finals

  Ehret scores late to beat Thibodaux, 21-14

Andrew Jones scored the winning touchdown for the Patriots on a 44-yard touchdown with under a minute left in the contest

  Hurricane Laura evacuee and Brusly High junior finds success on field despite odds being stacked against him

Hurricane Laura evacuee and Brusly High junior Denarius Robinson has found success on the field despite odds being stacked against him.

  St. Paul’s COVID quarantine moves matchup with Jesuit to Sunday

Jesuit at St. Paul's, 2:00 p.m., Sunday

‘URGENT’ - LHSAA issues new capacity, mask, social distancing mandates at high school games; warns of fines for non-compliance

In a memo to member schools, LHSAA executive director Eddie Bonine emphasized urgency in following COVID-19 mitigation measures at high school athletic events and warned of fines and other penalties for failure to comply.

  Brother Martin, DLS, and Newman enter LHSAA football playoffs with a 1-seed

The LHSAA football playoffs kickoff this Friday

  Brother Martin clinches Catholic League title outright with win over Curtis

Brother Martin clinched their first Catholic League title in 12 years

  Brother Martin aiming for undefeated regular season and Catholic League outright title

Curtis (4-3) vs. Brother Martin (6-0) at SLU

  Jesuit WR Luke Besh registers epic performance against Hahnville

Besh racked up 255 yards against Hahnville

  Rummel QB Kyle Wickersham accounts for 3 TD’s in win over Curtis

Rummel improves to 5-1 on the season

  Arch Manning throws 5 TD passes in Newman’s win over Cohen, 76-0

Newman improves to 7-0 on the season

  Elijah Davis’ 2-point conversion carries Riverside to victory over WSJ

Riverside improves to 6-1 on the season

  Destrehan scores six touchdowns against Central Lafourche for sixth straight win

Destrehan continues their strong push for a top seed in the Class 5A playoffs as they used week seven of the regular season to demolish, Central Lafourche, 42-0.

  Jesuit hands Hahnville 47-21 defeat

Jesuit used the penultimate week of the regular season to step out of league play and flex their muscle in a 47-21 win over Hahnville.The Blue Jays built a 21-13 lead in the first half but outscored the Tigers, 26-8 to pull away in the second half and improve to 4-3 and hand Hahnville just their se

  FOX 8 Football Friday “Game of the Week” preview: West St. John at Riverside

West St. John (1-3) at Riverside (5-1)

LHSAA announces football state championships to be played in Superdome; sets playoff guidelines

The Louisiana High School Athletic Association has put together a plan to handle postseason play for prep football and it includes state championship games being played in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

  Brother Martin continues their undefeated run with a win over Terrebonne

The Crusaders improved to 6-0 on the season

  Newman takes control of District 11-2A with victory over St. Charles Catholic

Newman improves to 6-0 on the season

  FOX 8 Football Friday “Game of the Week” preview: SCC at Newman

SCC (4-1) at Newman (5-0)

  Edna Karr’s high-powered offense has a new conductor in AJ Samuel

AJ Samuel has accounted for 13 touchdowns in three games

  Newman keeps undefeated 2020 season intact after beating Riverside

Arch Manning scored three rushing touchdowns for the Greenies

  Destrehan racks up 28 unanswered points to beat East St. John, 31-12

Destrehan improves to 4-1 on the season

  FOX 8 Football Friday “Game of the Week” preview: Destrehan at East St. John

Destrehan (3-1) at East St. John (4-0)

  Warren Easton beats Holy Cross handily

Warren Easton’s challenging start to the season continues to pay off as the Eagles won their second straight game to improve to 2-2.

  Brother Martin stays perfect with win over Rummel

A Saturday Catholic League battle of unbeatens went the way of the Crusaders with a 26-23 victory over the defending Division I state champions.

  Ponchatoula and Covington victories shake up District 6-5A

Entering the fourth round of regular season games, Mandeville and St. Paul’s were both sporting 3-0 records but it was Ponchatoula and Covington that emerged victorious to shake up District 6-5A.

  De La Salle continues undefeated season with shutout win over SCC

DLS moves to 4-0 on the season

  FOX 8 Football Friday “Game of the Week” preview: DLS vs. St. Charles Catholic

DLS (3-0) vs. SCC (3-0)

  Newman WR AJ Johnson catches LSU’s eye with some big-time performances

Johnson is a junior at Newman

  Karr wins heavyweight battle over Curtis, 36-33

Karr has wins over Easton, Catholic, and Curtis this season

  St. Charles Catholic wins in battle of unbeatens against East Ascension

Big plays and bruising defense carried St. Charles Catholic to victory over previously-unbeaten East Ascension as the Comets improve to 3-0.

  East St. John wins big over rival Hahnville, 38-16

Wildcats improve to 3-0

  FOX 8 Football Friday “Game of the Week” preview: Hahnville at East St. John

Hahnville (2-0) at East St. John (2-0)

Louisiana lawmakers want more say over high school sports

Louisiana lawmakers have edged closer to inserting themselves into the decision-making of high school sports after parents criticized the state athletic association’s handling of the coronavirus outbreak.

  Destrehan wins River Parish battle over St. James

Destrehan moves to 1-1

  Edna Karr gets vengeance over Catholic-Baton Rouge

Edna Karr may have four straight Class 4A state titles but entering 2020, they had unfinished business to take care of. In Week 4 of the 2019 season, the Cougars were embarrassed by Catholic High to the tune of a 47-12 dismantling.

  Week 1 of District 6-5A delivers statement games

District 6-5A kicked off on the Northshore with a pair of wild finishes and a statement win.St. Paul’s needed all 60 minutes to take down the defending champions, Slidell, and did so by a final score of 35-32, thanks to two touchdowns in the final three minutes. The Wolves began their season by tak

LHSAA Hall of Fame inducts 2020 class

Five prominent former football stars from the past are going into the LHSAA Hall of Fame during the induction ceremony on Tuesday, October 6, representing half of the hall’s class of 2020.

  Karr wins big in opener over rival Warren Easton

Sophomore quarterback A.J. Samuel racked up four touchdown passes

  St. Paul’s upsets Destrehan to start 2020 season

The 2020 high school football season kicked off with a 22-14 upset victory for St. Paul’s over Destrehan Friday at Hunter Stadium in Covington.

  Holy Cross wins big in Nick Saltaformaggio’s debut as coach

Handy scores five touchdowns in a Holy Cross win

  Jaylon Spears’ 5 TD’s spark Brother Martin to victory over Ponchatoula

Spears scored four rushing TD's, caught a TD pass

  FOX 8 Football Friday preview: Brother Martin at Ponchatoula

Crusaders won last year's matchup, 45-17

  Arch Manning accounts for six TD’s in a Newman win over East Jefferson

Manning threw 5 TD passes in the contest

  Newman anticipates ‘special opener’ against East Jefferson

Left tackle Bo Bordelon, WR's A.J. Johnson and Makai Donaldson will make their debut tonight for Newman

  Terrebonne’s Maason Smith preparing for playoff run, and breaks down his recruitment

Smith is the No. 1 defensive tackle in the country

Celebration of Life for Remy Hidalgo scheduled for Saturday

Family and friends will celebrate the life of Remy Hidalgo at Jacket Stadium.

  New Orleans high school football players return to the field

Lights are back on at Tad Gormley as high school football players return to the field for a scrimmage.