Dunham vs. Madison Prep
7 p.m. at Memorial Stadium
RECORDS: The Dunham School 6-1, 3-1 in District 6-2A; Madison Prep 7-0, 4-0
LAST WEEK: Dunham beat Capitol 45-6; Madison Prep beat Mentorship Academy 63-0
PLAYERS TO WATCH: DUNHAM: LB/RB Tony Huey, OL/DL Clayton Hale, DE/LB Taylor Evans; MADISON PREP: CB/RB Tyrese Walker, RB Quincy Banks, DL Carl Ricks.
NOTEWORTHY: Madison Prep is ranked eighth in the LSWA’s Class 2A poll ... Game features two of the area’s most prolific 2A quarterbacks in MPA’s Edwin Kleinpeter (1,244 passing yards, 10 TDs) and Dunham’s Mike Williams (1,035 passing yards, 14 TDs).
Episcopal vs. Lake Area New Tech
3:30 p.m. at Pan American Stadium-New Orleans
RECORDS: Episcopal 6-1; Lake Area New Tech 2-5
LAST WEEK: Episcopal beat Northeast 30-12; Lake Area New Tech beat Riverdale 21-14
PLAYERS TO WATCH: EPISCOPAL: DE Taylor Rotolo, C Matthew Garrett, DB Daniel Johnson; LAKE AREA NEW TECH: QB Ricky Jones.
NOTEWORTHY: It is a nondistrict game and the second afternoon game that Episcopal has played in the New Orleans area this year. ... Lake Area New Tech is a Class 4A team and has wins over Riverdale and Clark. ... Episcopal’s Wisham ranks among area leaders with 1,238 yards and 14 TDs.
St. James vs. De La Salle
7 p.m. at Tad Gormley Stadium-New Orleans
RECORDS: St. James 5-2, 3-1 in District 9-3A; De La Salle 7-0, 4-0
LAST WEEK: St. James lost to Lutcher 32-0; De La Salle beat Clark 49-0
PLAYERS TO WATCH: ST. JAMES: LB Aquindas Steib, QB DeMarcus Williams, WR Dontaze Costly; DE LA SALLE: RB Ricco Wheat, RB Kendall Collins, DB Semaj Lewis.
NOTEWORTHY: St. James faces a 9-3A frontrunner for the second straight week ... De La Salle is ranked second in the latest LSWA 3A poll, while St. James is No. 10 ... DLS’ Lewis is the younger brother of former Destrehan and LSU DB Jai Eugene, who is a DLS assistant coach.
St. John vs. Ascension Catholic
7 p.m. at Boutte Memorial Stadium-Donaldsonville
RECORDS: St. John 3-4, 1-2 in District 6-1A; Ascension Catholic 3-4, 1-2
LAST WEEK: St. John beat Ascension Christian 52-12; Ascension Catholic beat East Iberville 62-6
PLAYERS TO WATCH: ST. JOHN: RB/DB Gavin Landry, TE/LB Collin Crockett, DT/CDylan Tempanaro; ASCENSION CATHOLIC: RB/LB Kaleb Winchester, RB/LB Jacob Lagrange, LB Landon Landry, WR/DB Javon Yarbrough.
NOTEWORTHY: One of the area’s oldest rivalries continues with ACHS holding a 31-24 edge ... Ascension Catholic has won the last two. ... Winchester has 851 rushing yards and 15 total TDs for ACHS ... St. John compiled 520 yards of offense in its win last week.