Upper-division football capsules

Belaire at Glen Oaks

7 p.m. at Glen Oaks.

LAST W EEK: Belaire lost to Woodlawn 28-6; Glen Oaks lost to Broadmoor 22-0.

PLAYERS TO WATCH: BELAIRE: QB Tyler Woods, RB Taurus Wilson, LB Joe Morrison ; GLEN OAKS: QB Christian Walker, LB Dennis Craig, OL Roland Harleaux.

NOTEWORTHY: Belaire coach Keith Woods was previously an assistant at Glen Oaks. ... Tyler Woods completed an 87-yard pass to Wilson last week for BHS. ... Walker is a three-year starter at QB for GOHS.

Denham Springs at Woodlawn

7 p.m. at Woodlawn High.

LAST WEEK: Denham Springs beat East Feliciana 17-0; Woodlawn beat Belaire 28-6.

PLAYERS TO WATCH: DENHAM SPRINGS: RB B.J. Armstrong, QB Matt Erwin, *DE Barclay Miller; WOODLAWN: QB Charles Brooks, DT Damian Brown, ATH Cameron Lazare.

NOTEWORTHY: DSHS coach Dru Nettles previously was head baseball and then head football coach at Woodlawn. ...Armstrong ran for 68 yards last week for DSHS, while Brooks threw TD passes to Lazare and Deante Early for Woodlawn.

Dutchtown at Lutcher

7 p.m. at Lutcher High.

LAST WEEK: Dutchtown beat Walker 14-0; Lutcher lost to Destrehan 35-13.

PLAYERS TO WATCH: DUTCHTOWN: QB Patrick Thompson, RB Kajan Coleman, DL Hunter Buckland; LUTCHER: LB Blake Roussel, DB Claude Wiggins, QB Christian Matherne.

NOTEWORTHY: Each team will debut a new quarterback. ... Matherne is the younger brother of the previous QB Ruston Matherne. ... Dutchtown will be the second straight 5A foe for Dutchtown, ranked fourth in Class 4A.

Warren Easton at St. Amant

7 p.m. at The Pit, St. Amant Middle School.

LAST WEEK: Warren Easton beat Holy Cross 19-17; St. Amant beat East Ascension 7-0.

PLAYERS TO WATCH: WARREN EASTON: QB Joshua Johns, RB Devin Glynn, WR Tyron Billy Johnson; ST. AMANT: DL Reece LeBlanc, DB Jonovon Lewis, ATH Marquise Hampton.

NOTEWORTHY: Warren Easton drove 99 yards for the game-winning score last week. ... Hampton caught the gamer-winning TD pass from Tyler Dixon for St. Amant in its jamboree last week.

Istrouma at Central

7 p.m. at Central Stadium

LAST WEEK: Istrouma lost to Scotlandville 30-7; Central beat Baker 16-0.

PLAYERS TO WATCH: ISTROUMA: ATH Trie Gibson, WR/S Aaron Hall, RB/LB Kelvin Robinson; CENTRAL: WR Gary Triplett, QBs Tyler Sansone and Jarrad Hayes, RB Caleb Harris.

NOTEWORTHY: Central’s Hayes was ruled eligible by the LHSAA on Wednesday. ... Gibson had long returns on a kickoff and an interception in the jamboree last week for Istrouma. ... The game marks the debut of first-year IHS coach Que Berniard. ... Harris scored two TDs for Central last week.

Livonia at Live Oak

7 p.m. at Live Oak High

LAST WEEK: Livonia beat False River Academy 21-0; Live Oak beat St. John 34-0.

PLAYERS TO WATCH: LIVONIA: WR-DB Darius Hammond, RB-LB Russell Farris, OL Jeremiah Smith; LIVE OAK: FB Chris Kelly, LB Antonio Williams, OL Connor Gerage.

NOTEWORTHY: Class 5A LOHS scored on all four of its jamboree possessions as Kelly ran for 72 yards. ... Farris was the top rusher for Livonia, a Class 3A semifinalist a year ago. ... Williams moves for DL to LB for Live Oak.

Northeast at Broadmoor

7 p.m. at Broadmoor High

LAST WEEK: Northeast lost to McKinley 28-0; Broadmoor beat Glen Oaks 22-0.

PLAYERS TO WATCH: NORTHEAST: QB/DB D.J. Adams, QB Marqueon Minor, DT Eilon Williams; BROADMOOR: RB/DE Eric Green, WR/DB Johnel Parker, C Greg Ramirez.

NOTEWORTHY: Broadmoor coach Rusty Price and Northeast coach David Masterson are the longest tenured head coaches in the EBR school system. ... Three players scored a TD for Class 5A Broadmoor last week. ... A blocked punt hampered 2A Northeast last week.

Parkview Baptist vs. Catholic

7 p.m. at Olympia Stadium

LAST WEEK: Parkview beat Episcopal 21-0; Catholic beat St. Michael 42-7.

PLAYERS TO WATCH: PARKVIEW: OL Luke Gomez, S Tee Sparrow, OL-DL Austin Taylor; CATHOLIC: QB Nick Coomes, RB Derrius Guice, LB Euclud Michel, .

NOTEWORTHY: Catholic is ranked No. 5 in Class 5A, while Parkview is rated No. 3 in Class 3A. ... Catholic defensive coordinator Anthony Camp is a former PBS player and assistant coach. ... PBS rallied to win 39-34, when the teams played last year Olympia.

Plaquemine at East Ascension

7 p.m. at Spartan Stadium, Gonzales Primary School.

LAST WEEK: Plaquemine beat White Castle, 13-6; East Ascension lost to St. Amant 7-0.

PLAYERS TO WATCH: PLAQUEMINE: RB Julius Maracalin, DE Davon Godchaux, LB Orlando Batiste; EAST ASCENSION: WR Chad Hill, DL Devin Simoneaux, LB Ja’lon Watts.

NOTEWORTHY: Maracalin ran for 163 yards last week for Plaquemine, which is tied for ninth in the first Class 4A poll. LSU commitment Sione Palelei had a 51-yard for East Ascension last week. ... EAHS lost four games by a total of seven points last season.

St. Michael at Walker

7 p.m. at Walker High.

LAST WEEK: St. Michael lost to Catholic 42-7; Walker lost to Dutchtown 14-0.

PLAYERS TO WATCH: ST. MICHAEL: QB Jeffrey Vaccaro, DB Matthew Butler, FB/LB A.J. Fletcher; WALKER: QB Tyler Lockhart, OT Shane Carpenter, DE Austin Smith.

NOTEWORTHY: Butler scored the lone TD for St. Michael after picking up a fumble on a field goal attempt by the Class 4A Warriors. ... Class 5A Walker drove into the red zone a few times in its jamboree loss. ... Game marks the regular-season debut for SMHS coach Paul Varnado.

Scotlandville vs. McKinley

7 p.m. at Memorial Stadium.

LAST WEEK: Scotlandville beat Istrouma 30-7; McKinley beat Northeast 28-0.

PLAYERS TO WATCH: SCOTLANDVILLE: RB Dontrell Hilliard, *DL Deldrick Canty, QB Darion Williams; MCKINLEY: RB Brandon Butler, QB Travion Alexander, DT Daniel James.

NOTEWORTHY: Scotlandville rolled up 296 yards in its jamboree win with Hilliard tallying 77 rushing yards. ... Alexander and back-up Christian Smith each had TD passes for McKinley in its jamboree victory.

Tara at Baker

7 p.m. Baker’s Wedge Kyes Stadium.

LAST WEEK: Tara lost to Southern Lab 6-3; Baker lost to Central 16-0.

PLAYERS TO WATCH: TARA: RB Kaleb Kador, QB Jaylen Williams, DE.

Dalvin Dunn; BAKER: LB Matthew Ennis, LB Deontre Hunt LB, DL LaDamien Hills.

NOTEWORTHY: The game will be the first at Baker’s refurbished Wedge Kyes Stadium. ... Kicker Papa Nger scored Tara’s only points in last week’s jamboree on a 20-yard field goal that was set up byDerrick Braggs; return of a blocked punt. ... Deontre Hunt had an interception for Baker last week.

Zachary at Byrd

7 p.m. at Lee Hedges Stadium in Shreveport.

LAST WEEK: Zachary beat West Feliciana, 20-14; Byrd beat Huntington, 34-0.

PLAYERS TO WATCH: ZACHARY: WR Dequicy Henry, WR Kentrell Fisher.

DL Matthew Bowman; BYRD: QB Tyler Howard, RB Louis Mills, DL Zach Purcell.

NOTEWORTHY: It is the first-ever meeting for the two schools. ... Zachary played Keon Brown and Lindsey Scott at QB in its jamboree win last week. ... Mills scored three TDs a week ago to pace Byrd in its victory.