Photos: New Orleans area prep football

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  • Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ-- Newman's Wyatt Perkinson gets a face full of banner as his team breaks through it to charge onto the field to take on McMain in the season's first game played at Newman on Friday, Sept. 6, 2013.

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  • Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ-- The Newman High School Band play the National Anthem as their school prepares to play their first game of the season against McMain in New Orleans, La. Friday, Sept. 6, 2013.

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  • Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZNewman quarterback Jabiari Tyler gets tackled by McMain's Marvin Bell in September. Tyler was named the Outstanding Offensive player on the LSWA Class 2A All-State team.

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  • Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ-- McMain quarterback Omari Jones gets his thumb under the facemask of Newman's Jack Miller as he gets tackled after a short gain during play at Newman on Friday, Sept. 6, 2013.

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  • Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ -- Bergen Catholic High School's Jake Citro, left, watches as John Curtis's George Moreira dashes for a 78-yard touchdown during Friday's game at Yenni Stadium in Metairie.

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  • Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ-- John Curtis High School's Terrence Alexander tackles Bergen Catholic High's JP Garcia after hauling in a pass during play at Yenni Stadium in Metairie, La. Friday, Sept. 6, 2013.

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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON -- Destrehan quarterback Donovan Isom runs in for a touchdown against West Jefferson on Sept. 6, 2013.

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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON -- West Jefferson's Niguel Veal runs in football game between Destrehan and West Jefferson High School in Destrehan, La. Friday, Sept. 6, 2013.

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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON -- Riverside's Hardell Mack (24) runs in football game between Riverside Academy and Evangel Christian Academy in Reserve, La. Friday, Sept. 6, 2013.

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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON -- Riverside's Hardell Mack runs during a game against Evangel Christian Academy in Reserve on Friday, Sept. 6, 2013.

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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON -- Riverside's Hardell Mack (24) can't keep Jared Cornelius from grabbing a reception in football game between Riverside Academy and Evangel Christian Academy in Reserve, La. Friday, Sept. 6, 2013.

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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON Riverside's Evan Veron tries to block the pass of Evangel's Connor Curry in football game between Riverside Academy and Evangel Christian Academy in Reserve on Friday.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- The Mandeville Skippers run onto the field against DeKaney High during the first quarter Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at Mandeville.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Mandeville's Brent Moisant catches a pass against DeKaney High during the first quarter Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at Mandeville.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Mandeville's Chase Hammant intercepts a pass intended for DeKaney High's Marquist Fields during the first quarter Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at Mandeville.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- St. Paul's Cole Abraham gets caught up in a group of Edna Karr defenders Fridayat St. Paul's.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Edna Karr's Juan Offray intercepts a pass intended for St. Paul's Dominic Davenport during the first quarter Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at St. Paul's.

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