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WEEK 5 2019 LOCAL 5A GAMES AT A GLANCE

East Ascension’s Masey Lewis, Da’Jon Jones and Kael Babin
SPORTS SCENE PHOTO/Peter Silas Pasqua

UPCOMING LOCAL 5A GAMES AT-A-GLANCE

DUTCHTOWN at WOODLAWN

When: Friday, Oct. 11, 2019

Where: Woodlawn Stadium

Time: 7:00 p.m.

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

Last year: Did Not Play

Records: Dutchtown (5-0), Woodlawn (1-4)

Last week: Dutchtown 35, Rayne 12; Donaldsonville 52, Woodlawn 20

Series: Dutchtown leads 6-1

Next week: Dutchtown at East Ascension

Facts & Figures: With last week’s win over Rayne, the Griffins are 5-0 for the first time since the 2011 season when they went 10-0 in the regular season.

Friday night’s contest will be the eight meeting between Dutchtown and Woodlawn and the Griffins have won six of the seven meetings. Woodlawn’s lone win came in the first meeting between the teams in 2005.

Sophomore running back Dylan Sampson has rushed for 710 yards on 72 carries with nine rushing touchdowns through five games.

Brayden Fritsche is 17-of-44 passing for 307 yards and three touchdowns on the season.

Cohen Parent has connected on 12 straight extra-point kicks the past two weeks.

Coach Mistretta says: “They have some really good young players and are only going to get better and better. We are going to prepare the best we can.”

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*

10/18 at East Ascension*

10/25 McKinley* (HC)

11/1 at St. Amant*

11/8 Catholic*

*District 5-5A Game (HC) Homecoming

EAST ASCENSION at CATHOLIC HIGH

When: Friday, Oct. 11, 2019

Where: Memorial Stadium

Time: 7:00 p.m.

TV: None

Last year: Catholic 35, East Ascension 3

Records: East Ascension (4-1), Catholic (5-0)

Last week: East Ascension 14, St. Charles Catholic 6; Catholic 52, St. Thomas More 50

Series: Catholic leads 20-12

Next week: Dutchtown at East Ascension

Facts & Figures: Friday night’s matchup will be the 33rd meeting between East Ascension and Catholic High and the sixth time they have played at Memorial Stadium in Baton Rouge.

Both teams have high-powered offenses with Catholic High averaging 43 points per game while EA is scoring an average of 32 points per contest.

EA quarterback Cameron Jones is 52-for-109 passing for 902 yards with 12 touchdowns and 4 interceptions after 5 games. The leading receiver for the Spartans is Steven McBride with 22 catches for 547 yards and 8 touchdowns.

Jyrin Johnson has added 22 receptions for 297 yards and two touchdowns.

Coach Lee says: “They pretty much have the same team from last year and those guys are a year better. We are going to practice hard and play to win and we are prepared to fight.”

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*

10/18 Dutchtown*

10/25 at Woodlawn*

11/1 at McKinley*

11/8 St. Amant*

*District 5-5A Game (HC) Homecoming

MCKINLEY at ST. AMANT

When: Friday, Oct. 11, 2019

Where: The Pit

Time: 7:00 p.m.

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

Last year: St. Amant 39, McKinley 6

Records: St. Amant (3-2), McKinley (1-4)

Last week: St. Amant 39, Lutcher 15; John F. Kennedy 27, McKinley 13

Series: St. Amant leads 18-4

Next week: Woodlawn at St. Amant

Facts & Figures: Friday night will be the 23rd meeting between the Gators and McKinley in a series that began in 1979. The Panthers won the first two meetings and the Gators have won 20 of the past 22, including nine of the last ten.

St. Amant quarterback Slade Zeppuhar is 38-for-55 passing for 516 yards with 5 touchdowns while Reggie Sims has rushed for 389 yards and ten touchdowns at the halfway point in the regular season.

Austin Bascom is the leading receiver for the Gators with 25 receptions for 344 yards and five touchdowns. Javin Augillard has 22 catches for 377 yards and 3 touchdowns.

Coach Oliver says: “I think the things that we needed to find out about ourselves going into district are starting to get answered. We are looking to take that into McKinley and keep this hot streak going.

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*

10/18 Woodlawn*

10/25 at Catholic*

11/1 Dutchtown*

11/8 at East Ascension*

*District 5-5A Game (HC) Homecoming