High School Sports

Ascension Episcopal edges CCHS, 42-41, for outright district crown

Ascension Episcopal quarterback Jake Vascocu looks for a receiver while Central Catholic's Isaiah Skipper pressures Friday in Youngsville. Ascension Episcopal won a
thriller, 42-41, to earn the District 7-1A crown outright. Both teams advanced to the Class 1A postseason, Ascension Episcopal as the No. 1 seed in Division IV and Central
Catholic, the No. 12 seed in Division IV. Central Catholic will begin postseason play Friday in first-round action at district foe Lafayette Christian, Division IV's fifth seed. (The Daily Review/Bill Decker)

In a game filled with highlights and momentum swings, Central Catholic was dealt a heartbreaker as it fell just short to Ascension Episcopal, 42-41, in a Week 10 showdown for the District 7-1A titl

McCorkle's field goal lifts Berwick past North Vermilion

Berwick High School's John McCorkle follows throw on a kick during Week 1 action against Morgan City, while holder Cody Roberie looks on. McCorkle nailed a 23-yard field goal with 15 seconds remaining in Friday's regular season finale against
North Vermilion to lift the Panthers to a 31-30 win. Berwick has advanced to the postseason for the first time in 20 years. The Panthers, Class 3A's No. 11 seed, will host No. 22 seed Brusly Friday at 7 p.m. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Greg Roussel)

The Berwick Panthers edged the North Vermilion Patriots Friday, 31-30, on a 23-yard game-winning field goal by John McCorkle to finish the regular season 8-2 heading into the playoffs.

Franklin shocks Patterson, 28-20

Patterson High School's Tyric Garrett runs downfield with the ball during Patterson's 28-20 loss to Franklin Friday while teammate John Brooks looks to block defenders.
Patterson will open the Class 3A playoffs Friday as a No. 28 seed and will travel to face No. 5 seed Marksville in a 7 p.m. contest. (The Daily Review/Shea Drake)

Franklin held off Patterson, 28-20, Friday to break a lengthy losing streak to the Lumberjacks in high school football action at the Sugar Dome.

Assumption shuts out MCHS, 58-0

Morgan City High School's Ethan Scioneaux carries the football while teammate Keith Henderson blocks during the Tigers' 58-0 loss to Assumption in Morgan City Friday. Scioneaux finished his final high school game as the
Tigers' leading rusher with 13 carries for 62 yards and added one reception for 5 yards. Henderson had one reception for 29 yards. Morgan City concludes its season with a 3-7 record. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Mico Aloisio)

Assumption High School may have shut out Morgan City, 58-0, in the Tigers’ season finale Friday in Morgan City, but the Tigers put up a fight in their final game of the 2016 season.

CCHS returns to state tournament after sweeping CHPC

Central Catholic's Yani Johnson, second from right, celebrates with teammates, from left, Katie Hoffpauir, Sydney Williams, Emma Aucoin and Quincee Wiggins after a kill in game 3 of the Lady Eagles' Division V regional round playoff match against Catholic High of Pointe Coupee.
Central Catholic, the No. 4 seed, won the match 3-0 (2514, 25-22, 25-17) against No. 13 Catholic High. With the win, Central Catholic advances to the Pontchartrain Center where it will face No. 5 Houma Christian in the Division V quarterfinals Nov. 10. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

After a one-year hiatus, Central Catholic’s volleyball team once again has punched its ticket to the state volleyball tournament at the Pontchartrain Center with Thursday’s 3-0 (25-14, 25-22, 25-17

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