(225) 644-4471

WEEK 10 2019 LOCAL 5A GAMES AT A GLANCE

East Ascension’s Shaivonn Robinson
SPORTS SCENE PHOTO/Peter Silas Pasqua

UPCOMING LOCAL 5A GAMES AT-A-GLANCE

Catholic High at Dutchtown

When: Friday, Nov. 8, 2019

Where: Griffin Field

Time: 7:00 p.m.

TV: EATEL 4 (tape-delayed 7 p.m. Saturday)

Last year: Catholic High 45, Dutchtown 7

Records: Catholic High (9-0, 4-0); Dutchtown (8-1, 3-1)

Last week: Catholic High 56, Woodlawn 20; Dutchtown 39, St. Amant 31

Series: Catholic High leads 9-4

Next week: Class 5A bidistrict round

Facts & Figures: Dutchtown is 4-9 all-time against Catholic High and the Bears have won six of the past seven between the schools in a series that started in 2005.

The Griffins won the only playoff meeting between the teams 9-0 in 2007.

Dutchtown’s last eight-win season came in 2015 when the Griffins went 8-4 and lost in the regional round to Zachary.

Running back Dylan Sampson has rushed for 1,469 yards on 125 carries with 20 touchdowns. He rushed for 274 yards and four touchdowns in last week’s 39-31 win over St. Amant.

Brayden Fritsche attempted nine passes in the win over the Gators, completing four for 73 yards and one touchdown.

Coach Mistretta says: “When you break a team down, you are always looking for weak spots that you can take advantage of. They don’t really have that.”

DUTCHTOWN GRIFFINS

2019 Football Schedule & Results

9/6 at Northshore 41-7 W

9/13 McMain 38-0 W

9/20 Covington 24-6 W

9/27 Vandy Catholic 52-0 W

10/4 at Rayne 35-12 W

10/11 at Woodlawn* 45-8 W

10/18 at East Ascension* 29-24 L

10/25 McKinley* (HC) 51-0 W

11/1 at St. Amant* 39-31 W

11/8 Catholic*

*District 5-5A Game (HC) Homecoming

St. Amant at East Ascension

When: Friday, Nov. 8, 2019

Where: Spartan Stadium

Time: 7:00 p.m.

TV: EATEL 4 (tape-delayed 11:00 p.m. Friday)

Last year: East Ascension 20, St. Amant 13

Records: St. Amant (5-4, 2-2); East Ascension (7-2, 3-1)

Last week: Dutchtown 39, St. Amant 31; East Ascension 40, McKinley 14

Series: St. Amant leads 20-19

Next week: Class 5A bidistrict round

Facts & Figures: EA is 11-8 against the Gators at Spartan Stadium and the Spartans have won 4 of the last 5 games played in Gonzales, including last year’s 20-13 win.

Sophomore running back Kendall Washington rushed for 54 yards and two touchdowns in last week’s win over McKinley before leaving with an injury in the second quarter.

Cameron Jones came off the bench to complete 8 passes in 11 attempts and two touchdowns last week against the Panthers.

Hobart Grayson IV caught a touchdown pass and also attempted three passes last week.

Steven McBride leads the Spartans with 41 receptions for 893 yards and 12 touchdowns.

Coach Lee says: “I expect what we see every year in this rivalry. Two teams where you can throw the records out. We are excited and our kids will be ready.”

EAST ASCENSION SPARTANS

2019 Football Schedule & Results

9/6 Zachary 40-31 W

9/13 at Haughton 41-23 L

9/20 Northwest (HC) 41-8 W

9/27 Warren Easton 42-41 W

10/4 at St. Charles Catholic 14-6 W

10/11 at Catholic* 41-6 L

10/18 Dutchtown* 29-24 W

10/25 at Woodlawn* 45-0 W

11/1 at McKinley* 40-14 W

11/8 St. Amant*

*District 5-5A Game (HC) Homecoming

St. Amant at East Ascension

When: Friday, Nov. 8, 2019

Where: Spartan Stadium

Time: 7:00 p.m.

TV: EATEL 4 (tape-delayed 11:00 p.m. Friday)

Last year: East Ascension 20, St. Amant 13

Records: St. Amant (5-4, 2-2); East Ascension (7-2, 3-1)

Last week: Dutchtown 39, St. Amant 31; East Ascension 40, McKinley 14

Series: St. Amant leads 20-19

Next week: Class 5A bidistrict round

Facts & Figures: St. Amant has out-scored East Ascension 953-821 in the 39 games played between the two parish rivals. The Gators are averaging 24.4 points per contest in the series.

St. Amant’s last win at Spartan Stadium was in 2012, a 15-10 victory.

Cole Poirrier led the Gators comeback attempt last week against Dutchtown passing for 182 yards and two touchdowns while rushing for 58 yards and a touchdown.

Poirrier is 68-for-111 passing for 1,047 yards and 10 touchdowns for the season.

Javin Augillard has 43 catches for 669 yards and 7 touchdowns while teammate Austin Bascom has 37 receptions for 517 yards and 7 touchdowns.

Coach Oliver says: “We will take their best shot. This is the easiest game of the year from a coach’s standpoint motivation-wise. It means a lot to both communities and schools.

ST. AMANT GATORS

2019 Football Schedule & Results

9/6 GW Carver 35-27 L

9/13 East Jefferson 48-20 W

9/20 at Denham Springs 17-13 L

9/27 Sophie B. Wright (HC) 56-12 W

10/4 Lutcher 39-15 W

10/11 McKinley* 44-7 W

10/18 Woodlawn* 49-6 W

10/25 at Catholic* 56-12 L

11/1 Dutchtown* 39-31 L

11/8 at East Ascension*

*District 5-5A Game (HC) Homecoming