Prep Football Report


LAST WEEK’S SCORES

South Lafourche 24, Westgate 7

Terrebonne 19, Central Lafourche 14

New Iberia 54, H.L. Bourgeois 12

Archbishop Rummel 56, Thibodaux 0

Vandebilt Catholic 42, South Terrebonne 21

Assumption 56, Ellender 32

Brusly 49, E.D. White Catholic 7

Port Allen 28, St. James 6

Houma Christian 34, Ecole Classique 14

Covenant Christian Academy 51, Highland Baptist 6

 

THIS WEEK’S GAMES

Thursday

Morgan City vs. Ellender at South Terrebonne Memorial Stadium, 7 p.m.

Friday

Metairie Park Country Day at Houma Christian, 4 p.m.

Vandebilt Catholic vs. H.L. Bourgeois at Buddy Marcello Stadium, 7 p.m.

Westgate at Central Lafourche, 7 p.m.

South Lafourche at New Iberia, 7 p.m.

Thibodaux at Terrebonne, 7 p.m.

Assumption at South Terrebonne, 7 p.m.

Brusly at St. James, 7 p.m.

E.D. White Catholic at Donaldsonville, 7 p.m.

Covenant Christian Academy at St. Martin Episcopal, 7 p.m.

 

STARS OF THE WEEK

 Terrebonne’s Deshaun Diggs finished with 16 carries for 148 yards and two touchdowns against Central Lafourche.

 South Lafourche’s Braxton Acosta recovered two fumbles and blocked a punt in the first quarter against Westgate.

 Covenant Christian’s Mark George had 157 yards on 11 carries and two touchdowns against Highland Baptist.

 Assumption’s Dejuawn Oliver rushed for 119 yards against Ellender.

 Vandebilt Catholic’s Elijah McGuire had 180 yards on seven carries and three touchdowns against South Terrebonne

 Ellender’s Dustin Creppel completed 21-of-35 passes for 300 yards with five touchdowns and one interception against Assumption.

 

COURIER/COMET SIX PACK

1. South Lafourche

2. Vandebilt Catholic

3. E.D. White Catholic

4. Assumption

5. Terrebonne

6. Thibodaux

 

BY THE NUMBERS

633 — Combined total yards in the first half between Assumption and Ellender on Friday night.

374 – Combined rushing yardage for Elijah McGuire of Vandebilt and Justin Johnson of South Terrebonne in the game between the teams on Friday night.

58 — Westgate’s total yards against South Lafourche on Friday night.

 

QUOTE OF THE WEEK

That’s our offense. With this team we have we want to run the football. It starts up front. They did a good job of picking up blitzes and opening holes for the backs.” — Covenant Christian coach Blyght Wunstell said after the Lions finished with 546 yards of total offense against Highland Baptist.

 

—Brent St. Germain/Sports Editor