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WEEK 4 2019 LOCAL 5A GAMES AT A GLANCE

Dutchtown’s Brayden Fritsche
SPORTS SCENE PHOTO/Peter Silas Pasqua

UPCOMING LOCAL 5A GAMES AT-A-GLANCE

VANDEBILT CATHOLIC at DUTCHTOWN

When: Friday, Sept. 27, 2019

Where: Griffin Field

Time: 7:00 p.m.

TV: None

Last year: Did Not Play

Records: Dutchtown (3-0), Vandebilt Catholic (1-2)

Last week: Dutchtown 24, Covington 6; Vandebilt Catholic 41, Berwick 14

Series: First Meeting

Next week: Dutchtown at Rayne

Facts & Figures: With the win over Covington, the Griffins are 3-0 for the first time since the 2011 season when they went undefeated in the regular season.

Friday night’s game against Vanderbilt Catholic will be the first between the two teams.

Sophomore running back Dylan Sampson has rushed for 479 yards on 54 carries with eight rushing touchdowns in only three games.

Brayden Fritsche is 11-of-28 passing for 183 yards and one touchdown on the season. The senior only attempted five passes in last week’s win over the Lions with one completion for 5 yards.

Cohen Parent is averaging 42 yards per punt and also handles extra points and field goals for the Griffins.

Coach Mistretta says: “They are really scrappy, well coached and fundamentally sound. These guys get after it on the fronts from start to finish. It is going to be a challenge.”

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

10/4 at Rayne

10/11 at Woodlawn*

10/18 at East Ascension*

10/25 McKinley* (HC)

11/1 at St. Amant*

11/8 Catholic*

*District 5-5A Game (HC) Homecoming

WARREN EASTON at EAST ASCENSION

When: Friday, Sept. 27, 2019

Where: Spartan Stadium

Time: 7:00 p.m.

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

Last year: Did Not Play

Records: East Ascension (2-1), Warren Easton (1-1)

Last week: East Ascension 41, Northwest 8; Edna Karr 38, Warren Easton 12

Series: First Meeting

Next week: East Ascension at St. Charles Catholic

Facts & Figures: Friday night’s matchup with Class 4A’s Warren Easton will be the first meeting between the two schools. Easton lost to rival Edna Karr in the 4A state finals last year in the Superdome and the two teams met again last Saturday with Karr winning 38-12.

The Spartans are averaging 372 yards of offense a game and 35 points per contest.

EA quarterback Cameron Jones is 31-for-67 passing for 641 yards with 8 touchdowns and 3 interceptions through 3 games. The leading receiver for the Spartans is Steven McBride with 15 catches for 415 yards and five touchdowns.

Sophomore Kendall Washington is the leading rusher with 159 yards on 36 attempts and one touchdown.

Coach Lee says: “They have a running back who is committed to LSU and a center who just committed to Georgia. That is all you need up front.”

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

10/4 at St. Charles Catholic

10/11 at Catholic*

10/18 Dutchtown*

10/25 at Woodlawn*

11/1 at McKinley*

11/8 St. Amant*

*District 5-5A Game (HC) Homecoming

SOPHIE B. WRIGHT at ST. AMANT (HOMECOMING)

When: Friday, Sept. 27, 2019

Where: The Pit

Time: 7:00 p.m.

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

Last year: Did Not Play

Records: St. Amant (1-2), Sophie B. Wright (0-3)

Last week: Denham Springs 17, St. Amant 13; East St. John 57, Sophie B. Wright 9

Series: First Meeting

Next week: Lutcher at St. Amant

Facts & Figures: Friday night will be the 42nd homecoming game for St. Amant and the Gators are 34-7 all time in homecoming games. From 1980 through 2004, SAHS went 24-1 in homecoming games including 19 straight wins from 1986-2004. The Gators have won nine of their last ten homecoming games, including last year’s 31-21 win over St. James.

St. Amant quarterback Slade Zeppuhar is 30-for-38 passing for 394 yards with 4 touchdowns through three games while Reggie Sims has rushed for 184 yards and four touchdowns.

Austin Bascom is the leading receiver for the Gators with 18 receptions for 163 yards and three touchdowns.

Coach Oliver says: “Hopefully we can show some growth in that game and get the result that we want. It is not who we play but how we play.

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)

10/4 Lutcher

10/11 McKinley*

10/18 Woodlawn*

10/25 at Catholic*

11/1 Dutchtown*

11/8 at East Ascension*

*District 5-5A Game (HC) Homecoming