Playing up two classifications for the second straight week, the Ouachita Christian Eagles face the Jena Giants on Friday night at Steven Fitzhugh Field.
Since the announcement of West Monroe’s Week 3 matchup with Longview in the first Joe Delaney Memorial Classic in Shreveport, hype swirled in Ouachita Parish about two of the premier high school football programs in the nation clashing.
In a matchup of teams struggling to climb back into the MSAIS District 4-4A race, the River Oaks Mustangs host the Hillcrest Christian (Miss.) Cougars on Friday night at Woody Boyles Stadium.
Leading 14-7 in the waning seconds of the first half, Sterlington would have been content to run out the clock. Instead, Dallas Reagor broke around the right edge for a 60-yard touchdown run on what turned out to be the pivotal play in the Panthers’ 40-19 victory over Ouachita Christian on F…
Three years ago, Hayes Crockett was throwing passes to Layton Rainbolt and Hunter Herring at Prairie View of the MAIS. Now seniors, Crockett and Rainbolt remain a tandem at Sterlington. When the Panthers host Ouachita Christian on Friday night, Herring will be Crockett’s opposing quarterback.
Expect another barnburner when Ouachita Christian visits Sterlington Friday night, but then again, maybe not. Truthfully, you never know what’s going to happen when the Highway 165 neighbors get together.
University High invades Bill Ruple Stadium with its 27-game win streak Friday night in hopes of making another strong case for best in the state.
So disgusted with his play in a three-way preseason scrimmage against West Ouachita and Carroll, Richwood junior wide receiver/defensive back Calvin “CJ” Henderson Jr. asked to be removed from the starting lineup.
Ouachita head coach Jeff Fitzgerald could feel the swing in momentum. With his team leading 14-0 in the second half, it was all Ouachita up until a well-covered deep ball was completed by Airline and his young team had to respond. That gut feeling proved to be true, as Airline went on to bea…
Neville ended Ruston’s two-game win streak over the Tigers in a 21-20 victory Friday night in Bill Ruple Stadium. The Tigers nearly handed the Bearcats the victory with a costly special team blunder and four first-half interceptions, but a strong second-half effort paved the way for victory.
St. Frederick will set out to play the spoiler Thursday night when it visits D’Arbonne Woods for the inaugural game in the Timberwolves’ new on-campus stadium. Starting time is 7 p.m. in Farmerville.
West Monroe quarterback Garrett Kahmann suffered a torn labrum in his throwing shoulder on a hit suffered against Neville Friday night in the Bayou Jamb 2019.
Unfazed by a predicted late summer heat wave, Ouachita Christian coach Steven Fitzhugh celebrated Labor Day by making a snow angel in the end zone. Fitzhugh’s celebration actually had more to do with the imminent completion of the Eagles’ new turf field than the holiday.
With the outcome of the game hinging on one play, Nick Parrino knocked a 32-yard field goal through the uprights with three seconds remaining as River Oaks topped East Rankin (Miss.) 17-16 Friday night.
Ouachita Christian unleashed a balanced offense and a veteran defense held Franklin Parish to four first downs in a 27-0 Bayou Jamb victory over ULM on Friday night.
West Monroe head coach Jerry Arledge joked at Tuesday’s Bayou Jamb 2019 press conference the score for jamboree games do not matter. He immediately admitted that was a lie.
Alex Blundell blocked and recovered a punt in the end zone late in the second half as Jonesboro-Hodge toppled St. Frederick 12-7 Thursday afternoon in the Bayou Jamb at Malone Stadium.
Ouachita football head coach Jeff Fitzgerald will be the first to say his Lions looked like an incomplete product against Ruston in a 20-6 loss Thursday night in the Bayou Jamb 2019.
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