Walker’s winners

The New Orleans Advocate sportswriter Rod Walker’s weekly high school football picks. Winners in bold.

2014 season: 336 correct, 86 misses (79.4 percent)

Thursday

Lake Area vs. De La Salle (Pan Am), 7

West Jefferson vs. Grace King

Warren Easton vs. Jesuit (Gormley)

Friday

B elle Chasse at South Plaquemines

Ben Franklin at Ridgewood

Brother Martin at Plaquemine

Carver vs. Clark

Chalmette at St. Thomas Aquinas

Cohen at Albany

Country Day at Lusher

Destrehan at Slidell

Fontainebleau at Lakeshore

Franklinton at Covington

Friendship Capitol at Northlake Christian

Hammond at Ocean Springs, Miss.

Hahnville at Woodlawn

Hannan at Dunham

Helen Cox at Riverdale (Yenni)

Higgins at Port Allen

Holy Cross at Mandeville

John Curtis at Landry-Walker (Behrman)

Karr at St. Paul’s

McMain at Newman

Northshore at Biloxi, Miss.

Pine at Pearl River

Ponchatoula at Jewel Sumner

Riverside at John Ehret

Rummel at University

Sci Academy at Fisher

Sophie B. Wright vs. Crescent City

South Lafourche vs. Bonnabel

St. Charles at Thibodaux

West St. John at St. James

Saturday

East St. John at Shaw (Memtsas), 2 p.m.

Salmen at East Jefferson (Yenni)

Pope John Paul II at Haynes

McDonogh 35 vs. St. Augustine (Gormley)

St. Martin’s at Thomas Jefferson (Memtsas), 7 p.m.