Classes 3A, 2A, 1A prep football capsules Classes 3A, 2A, 1A prep football capsules Advocate story Sept. 23, 2013 Comments Brusly at Belle Chasse 7 p.m. at Belle Chasse High RECORDS: Brusly 1-1; Belle Chasse 2-0. LAST WEEK: Lost to Plaquemine 30-20; Belle Chasse beat Carver 49-28. PLAYERS TO WATCH: BRUSLY: QB Blake Manola, RB Jaylon Green, DT Montell Williams; BELLE CHASSE: LB Robert Kennedy, LB Zach Declouet, WR Terren Encalade. NOTEWORTHY: Brusly QB Blake Manola scored two touchdowns last week. ... The Belle Chasse defense has forced five turnovers this season. Capitol at Jeanerette 7 p.m. at Jeanerette High RECORDS: Capitol 1-1; Jeanerette 1-1. LAST WEEK: Capitol lost to McKinley 48-8; Jeanerette beat North Central 12-8. PLAYERS TO WATCH: CAPITOL: QB Anthony Thomas, DB Joseph McWilliams, RB Cedrick Whitfield; JEANERETTE: QB/DB Bryson Johnson, LB/RB Darrien Kill, LB/TE Kerry Butts. NOTEWORTHY: Both squads are looking to clean up the penalties as Capitol committed 10 last week and Jeanerette eight. Christian Life at Ascension Catholic 7 p.m. at Boutte Stadium-Donaldsonville RECORDS: Christian Life 2-0; Ascension Catholic 1-1. LAST WEEK: Christian Life beat East Iberville 34-0; Ascension Catholic lost to Dunham 44-24. PLAYERS TO WATCH: CHRISTIAN LIFE: RB Malik Harrison, QB Jacob Williams, K/WR Dameion Lee; ASCENSION CATHOLIC: LB Kenneth Dominic QB D.J. Latino, RB James Martin. NOTEWORTHY: The Crusaders travel on a short week after having their game postponed from Friday to Sunday because of inclement weather. ... Ascension Catholic turned the ball over six times last week. Donaldsonville at White Castle 7 p.m. at Boutte Stadium-Donaldsonville RECORDS: Donaldsonville 1-1; White Castle 2-0. LAST WEEK: Donaldsonville lost to Dutchtown 42-0; White Castle beat Covenant Christian 46-10. PLAYERS TO WATCH: DONALDSONVILLE: WR/DB Leondre James, QB Tyler Brown, WR Jaquel Gant; WHITE CASTLE: QB Chris Major, WR/DB Robert Franklin, WR/DB Moses Young. NOTEWORTHY: Donaldsonville is led by Tulane commitment Leondre James who had six catches for 52 yards last week. ... WCHS moved into the Class 1A top 10 this week. Dunham vs. St. John 7 p.m. at CoPac Stadium-Plaquemine RECORDS: Dunham 1-1; St. John 0-2. LAST WEEK: Dunham beat Ascension Catholic 44-24; St. John lost to Episcopal 36-16. PLAYERS TO WATCH: DUNHAM: QB Jyron Walker, WR Drake Davis, TE Chase Day; ST. JOHN: QB Hunter Schnebelen, RB Hayden Hemenway, DT Matthew Miller. NOTEWORTHY: Dunham QB Jyron Walker has thrown for more 467 yards 4 TDs. ... The Eagles are seeking a stronger first-half performance after trailing Episcopal 36-0 at halftime last week. East Iberville at Catholic-Pointe Coupee 7 p.m. at Fair Grounds Stadium-New Roads RECORDS: East Iberville 0-2; Catholic-Pointe Coupee 1-1 LAST WEEK: East Iberville lost to Christian Life 34-0; Catholic-Pointe Coupee beat Hanson 33-14. PLAYERS TO WATCH: EAST IBERVILLE: RB Joseph Bailey, CB Ja’ Chai Scott, OL/DL Reggie Brock; CATHOLIC POINTE COUPEE: QB Jonas Guichet, WR Andrew Jareau, LB Connor Meche. NOTEWORTHY: East Iberville is troubled by depth concerns with only 20 players. ... Catholic-Pointe Coupee put together a balanced attack last week, racking up 231 yards rushing and 283 passing. Episcopal at Country Day 4 p.m. at Metairie Park Country Day RECORDS: Episcopal 2-0; Country Day 2-0. LAST WEEK: Episcopal beat St. John 36-16; Country Day beat Ben Franklin 55-14. PLAYERS TO WATCH: EPISCOPAL: QB Jason Roussel, WR Spencer Kleinpeter, RB Clement Mubungirwa; COUNTRY DAY: RB Andrew Kern, RB Jase Griffin, QB Michael Mann. NOTEWORTHY: Episcopal WR Spencer Kleinpeter had a 51-yard TD reception and ran 17 yards for a TD last week. ... Cajuns RBs Andrew Kern and Jase Griffin combined to rush for 298 yards last week. Glen Oaks at Istrouma 7 p.m. at Istrouma High RECORDS: Glen Oaks 1-1; Istrouma 1-1. LAST WEEK: Glen Oaks beat KIPP Renaissance, 32-22; Istrouma beat Madison Prep, 26-20. PLAYERS TO WATCH: GLEN OAKS: QB-DB Christian Walker, WR Anfernee Hebert, WR-P Dennis Craig; ISTROUMA: WR-DB-WR Trie Gibson, WR-DB Aaron Hall, C-DT Yoni Caneles. NOTEWORTHY: The teams were 4A rivals a few years ago, but GOHS is 3A and IHS is 2A. . ... GOHS’ Walker has 323 yards passing yards. ... IHS gave coach Donald “Que” Berniard his first win last week. LaGrange at University 7 p.m. at Boss Field/Gill Stadium RECORDS: LaGrange 0-2; University 2-0. LAST WEEK: LaGrange lost to Barbe, 42-18; University beat Southern Lab, 55-14. PLAYERS TO WATCH: LAGRANGE: RB Tyler Guillory, QB Quindon Barry; UNIVERSITY: RB Nick Brossette, OL/DL Andrew Stovall, RB/DB Jake Alexander, WR Brandt Broussard. NOTEWORTHY: UHS is ranked third among 3A teams. . ... Brossette has 309 rushing yards and QB Manny Miles has 336 passing yards. ... Barry has 214 passing yards with three TDs for LaGrange. Livonia at Port Allen 7 p.m. at PAHS RECORDS: Livonia 2-0; Port Allen 1-1. LAST WEEK: Livonia beat Pointe Coupee Central 52-28; Port Allen lost to Redemptorist 28-21. PLAYERS TO WATCH: LIVONIA: WR Willie Baker, RB/LB Russell Ferris, DL Brennan Glaser; PORT ALLEN: WR Lorenzo Osbourne, OT Marcus Keyes, DB Terrione Thomas. NOTEWORTHY: The Wildcats racked up 294 rushing yards in their victory over rival Pointe Coupee Central. ... Port Allen RB Damarcus Franklin has 382 rushing yards. Houma Christian at False River Academy 7 p.m. at False River-New Roads RECORDS: Houma Christian 0-2; False River Academy 0-2. LAST WEEK: Houma Christian lost to Lafayette Christian 40-14; False River Academy lost to Ascension Episcopal 39-0. PLAYERS TO WATCH: HOUMA CHRISTIAN: QB/DB Drake Battaglia, RB/LB John Broussard, OL/DL Noah Callais; FALSE RIVER: RB Danny Alskog, WR/RB David Leonard, DE Blake Hathaway. NOTEWORTHY: Houma Christian is led by quarterback Drake Battaglia who scored two touchdowns last week. ... False River coach Ray Aucoin is looking for his team to play more physical. Madison Prep at Redemptorist 7 p.m. at RHS’ Majella Field RECORDS: Madison Prep 0-2; Redemptorist 1-1. LAST WEEK: Madison Prep lost to Istrouma 26-20; Redemptorist beat Port Allen 28-21. PLAYERS TO WATCH: MADISON PREP: DE Malcolm Roach, QB Justin Russell, RB Tejuan, WR Otis Dumas; REDEMPTORIST: DL Jordan Chapman, QB Prince Davis, WR Russell Gage. NOTEWORTHY: Madison Prep coach Michael Roach is looking for his young team to get better every week. ... Redemptorist notched its first victory since a 41-26 win over Dunham in 2011. Pointe Coupee Central at Baker 7 p.m. at Wedge Kyes Stadium RECORDS: Pointe Coupee Central 1-1; Baker 1-1. LAST WEEK: Pointe Coupee Central lost to Livonia 52-28; Baker lost to Northeast 8-6. PLAYERS TO WATCH: POINTE COUPEE CENTRAL: QB Antonio Johnson, DE Bryce Jones, RB Garry Bowser; BAKER: WR/DB Darius Ness, LB/RB Mathew Innes, DT Ladanian Hills. NOTEWORTHY: Pointe Coupee Central is coming off an emotional loss against Livonia last week that saw the benches clear at one point. ... RB Edward Williams scored the Buffaloes only TD last week. Ridgewood at Ascension Christian 7 p.m. at Ascension Christian RECORDS: Ridgewood 1-1; Ascension Christian 0-2. LAST WEEK: Ridgewood beat Mount Hermon 36-32; Ascension Christian lost to Crescent City 25-12. PLAYERS TO WATCH: RIDGEWOOD: RB Bruce Rillieaux, QB Glen Pursell, LB Nick Dearie; Ascension Christian: OL/DL Dillon LeBlanc, QB/LB Caleb Bledsoe, WR/DE Seth Gaudin. NOTEWORTHY: Ridgewood committed three turnovers in their opponents territory last week. Ascension Christian continues to improve yet must cut down on miscues and penalties. St. Louis at West Feliciana 7 p.m. at WFHS RECORDS: St. Louis 1-1; West Feliciana 1-1. LAST WEEK: St. Louis beat Abbeville 24-0; West Feliciana lost to Franklin Paris 34-28. PLAYERS TO WATCH: ST. LOUIS: DB Andrew Darbonne, QB Dylan Greenman, DL Zach Schwartenburg; WEST FELICIANA: DE/TE Jay Ferguson, WR/DB Jazz Ferguson, WR/ DB Lorenzo Green. NOTEWORTHY: St. Louis coach Mike Johns set the school record for wins, 70, last week. ... WFHS’ Jazz Ferguson ran a kickoff back for a touchdown last week. Southern Lab at Amite 7 p.m. at Amite High RECORDS: Southern Lab 0-2; Amite 1-1. LAST WEEK: Southern Lab lost to University 56-14; Amite lost to Ponchatoula 39-20. PLAYERS TO WATCH: SOUTHERN LAB: WR Curtlan Williams, DE Deion Rainey, RB Michael Henderson; AMITE: RB Kenner Harrell Jr., WR Kenderrick Bining. NOTEWORTHY: Southern Lab plays 20 underclassmen in their regular rotations. ... Amite RB Kenner Harrell Jr. ran for 113 yards in last week’s defeat. Springfield at Albany 7 p.m. at Albany High RECORDS: Springfield 1-1; Albany 1-1. LAST WEEK: Springfield lost to Walker 42-40; Albany lost to St. Thomas Aquinas 35-8 PLAYERS TO WATCH: SPRINGFIELD: RB Gharmaine Ashton, QB Joseph Kemp, WR/LB Zach Clark; ALBANY: RB Josh McClain, LB Todd Johnson, WR Tanner House. NOTEWORTHY: Parish rivals will square off for bragging rights. ... Ashton ran for 284 yards and three TDs last week. MAIS Bowling Green at Silliman 7 p.m. at Silliman-Clinton RECORDS: Bowling Green 2-2; Silliman 2-2 LAST WEEK: Bowling Green beat Brookhaven 22-20; Silliman 38-3 Copiah PLAYERS TO WATCH: Bowling Green: WR/DB Patrick Roublow, RB/LB Elgin Austin, TE/LB Trent Ball; SILLIMAN: RB Todd Bourgeois, DE Jordan Talley, NG Josie Minton NOTEWORTHY: Bowling Green coach Carmon Moore’s focus is to find a way to offset Silliman’s speed. ... Silliman is seeking to clean up penalties after committing seven for 70 yards last week. Central Private at Glenbrook 7 p.m. at Glenbrook-Minden RECORDS: Central Private 0-4; Glenbrook 2-2. LAST WEEK: Central Private lost to Adams County Christian, 41-0; Glenbrook beat Cenla Christian, 28-12. PLAYERS TO WATCH: CENTRAL PRIVATE: OL Blake McCulley, OL Cole Kinchen, Tanner Fritts, OL Daniel Basham, Logan Sampson OL Dustin Tortorich; GLENBROOK: QB Regan Edwards. NOTEWORTHY: CPS needs to control the ball to keep it away from Glenbrook’s pass-oriented offense. . ... The Rebels are looking to give coach Terry King his first win at the school.