High School Sports
Central Catholic split its basketball games Wednesday, dropping its finale at Lafayette Christian Academy's tournament to Acadiana, while bouncing back later in the day to defeat Catholic High of New Iberia.
Above, Central Catholic's Hallie Autin shoots during earlier season action against Patterson. Central Catholic will return to action at home Monday when it hosts West St. Mary. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)
Central Catholic split its games Wednesday in high school basketball action.
Central Catholic Eagles, from left, Gregory Leger, Drake Boudreaux and Kaden Scott surround Ascension Episcopal quarterback Jake Vascocu during Ascension Episcopal's Week 10 42-41 victory in District 7-1A action in Youngs
ville. Central Catholic and Ascension Episcopal will meet again Friday at 7 p.m. in Youngsville in the Division IV semifinals, this time with a trip to the Division IV finals on the line. Central Catholic is making its first semifinal appearance since
finishing as Class 1A state runner-up in 1997. Ascension Episcopal is back in the semifinals for the second straight season after falling in 2015 to eventual Division IV runner-up St. Mary's. (The Daily Review/Bill Decker)
Central Catholic enters its Division IV semifinals contest looking to advance to the state finals for the first time since 1997 when the squad finished as Class 1A runner-up to Kentwood.