Central Catholic defenders, Ja'len Johnson, Bailey Badeaux, Blake Hidalgo and Greg Leger pursue Ascension Catholic’s Jamar Barber during Thursday’s game in Donaldsonville. Leger, who made the tackle on the play, helped lead the Eagles near-comeback with two fourth-quarter touchdown receptions. However, the Eagles fell, 28-21. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Minutes after his team’s 28-21 upset loss to Ascension Catholic Thursday, it didn’t take Central Catholic Coach Tommy Minton long to diagnose what happened, and it wasn’t pretty.
Central Catholic High School’s Drake Boudreaux, left, and Jesse Fontenot converge on a St. John ballcarrier during the Eagles’ 30-0 Week 1 victory in Morgan City. The Eagles, who fell to Opelousas Catholic, 34-27, a week ago, will return to action when they travel to take on Ascension Catholic today in Donaldsonville in a 7 p.m. contest. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Central Catholic and Ascension Catholic will be looking to get back on winning tracks when they meet in Donaldsonville tonight in a prep football contest set for a 7 o’clock start.