Prep Football Report



LAST WEEK'S RESULTS

Thibodaux 37, Central Lafourche 14

Terrebonne 34, H.L. Bourgeois 16

Hahnville 30, South Lafourche 20

Assumption 49, Morgan City 13

Ellender 2, Vandebilt Catholic 0 (Forfeit)

Cecilia 41, South Terrebonne 34

E.D. White Catholic 48, Berwick 0

St. James 51, Cohen 6

Covenant Christian Academy 54, St. Martin's 22

Country Day 44, Houma Christian 14

 

FIRST ROUND PLAYOFF GAMES

CLASS 5A NON-SELECT

-- No. 23 Thibodaux at 10 Zachary, 7 p.m. Friday

-- No. 25 South Lafourche at 8 Barbe, 7 p.m. Friday

-- No. 29 Terrebonne at No. 4 Destrehan, 7 p.m. Friday

CLASS 4A NON-SELECT

-- No. 30 Ellender at No. 3 Landry/Walker at Behrmann Stadium in New Orleans, 7 p.m. Friday.

-- No. 32 South Terrebonne at No. 1 Neville, 7 p.m.

CLASS 2A NON-SELECT

-- No. 22 St. James at No. 11 Lake Arthur, 7 p.m. Friday

DIVISION II SELECT

-- No. 10 Vandebilt Catholic at No. 7 Teurlings Catholic, 7 p.m. Friday

-- No. 11 E.D. White Catholic at No. 6 Parkview Baptist, 7 p.m. Friday

DIVISION IV SELECT

-- No. 24 Madison Prep at No. 9 Covenant Christian, 7 p.m. Thursday

-- No. 22 Houma Christian at No. 11 Highland Baptist, 7 p.m. Friday

 

STARS OF THE WEEK

-- Covenant Christian Academy's Jordan McKay honored fallen teammate Caleb Allridge by running for 268 yards on eight carries and added two interceptions in CCA's victory.

-- The E.D. White defense held Berwick to 108 yards of offense on Friday night, including 98 rushing yards and 10 passing yards.

-- Vandebilt running back Seth Popay ran for 190 yards and two touchdowns on 23 carries against Ellender.

-- Thibodaux's Jason Richard turned in a big night against Central Lafourche, catching six passes for 223 yards and four touchdowns.

n The Terrebonne offensive line helped the Tigers gain 418 total yards (252 rushing, 166 passing) and 23 first downs in a win over H.L. Bourgeois.

 

COURIER/COMET SIX PACK

1. Thibodaux

2. Vandebilt

3. South Lafourche

4. E.D. White

5. Terrebonne

6. South Terrebonne

 

BY THE NUMBERS

3 – Area teams that finished the regular season above .500 — Vandebilt, Thibodaux and Covenant Christian, all at 6-4.

6 – Area teams that finished at .500 – South Lafourche, Terrebonne, Ellender, South Terrebonne, E.D. White and Houma Christian, all at 5-5.

4 – Area teams that finished below .500 – Central Lafourche and St. James at 4-6, Assumption at 3-7 and H.L. Bourgeois at 0-10.

 

QUOTE OF THE WEEK

"It's a great opportunity for our kids, especially those seniors, who have stuck it out. Our school and community are very excited to be in the playoffs and feel that this is going to be great for the program moving forward." — Ellender coach Terry Washington after the Patriots were awarded a forfeit victory over Vandebilt.