Baker at Sterlington
7 p.m. at Sterlington High
RECORDS: Baker 3-7; Sterlington 10-0
LAST WEEK: No. 32 Baker lost to University 45-0; No. 1 Sterlington beat Richwood 28-21
PLAYERS TO WATCH: BAKER: QB Terry Johnson, WR Claude Coleman Jr.; STERLINGTON: QB Carson Clowers, RB Austin Dupree.
NOTEWORTHY: Sterlington was the Class 2A champion a year ago, beating another local team, Madison Prep. The game was moved to Thursday because of a Veteran’s Day holiday for Sterlington. … Coleman leads area receivers with 866 yards. … Dupree ran for 254 yards against Richwood.
Houma Christian vs. Ascension Catholic
7 p.m. at Boutte Stadium-Donaldsonville
RECORDS: No. 11 Houma Christian 6-3; No. 6 Ascension Catholic 8-2
LAST WEEK: Houma Christian lost to Convenant Christian 35-6; Ascension Catholic beat St. John 63-16
PLAYERS TO WATCH: HOUMA CHRISTIAN: QB/S Damien Pennison, WR/DB JeCorie Ward, RB/LB Zach Trujillo; ASCENSION CATHOLIC: RB/LB Jai Williams, DB/RB Jamar Barber, QB John Mire.
NOTEWORTHY: The dynamic RB duo of Williams (1,151 yards, 13 TDs) and Barber (1,149, 16 TDs) set the tone for Ascension Catholic, a Division IV quarterfinalist a year ago. Williams is the son of former ACHS and LSU running back Germaine Williams. ... Mire passed for two TDs in his first start last week.