The New Orleans Advocate sportswriter Rod Walker makes his weekly prep football picks. Picks in all caps.

Last week: 32 correct, 8 misses (80 percent)

Season: 233 correct, 70 misses (76.9 percent)

Thursday’s games

Cohen at HAYNES

EHRET at Bonnabel (Memtsas), 6:30 p.m.

Karr at EASTON (Pan American)

Riverdale at BELLE CHASSE

Hannan at ST. JOHN

ST. AUGUSTINE vs. Holy Cross (Gormley)

Friday’s games

CARVER vs. Lake Area

CLARK at Kipp

Country Day at RIVERSIDE

COVINGTON at Hammond

CRESCENT CITY at Ridgewood

DE LA SALLE at Sci Academy (Joe Brown)

FISHER at Ben Franklin

FONTAINEBLEAU at Slidell

Franklin at EAST ST. JOHN

H.L Bourgeois at HAHNVILLE

Higgins vs. WEST JEFFERSON (Memtsas)

Houma Christian at CONVENANT CHRISTIAN

JESUIT at Franklinton

LANDRY-WALKER at East Jefferson (Yenni)

LUTCHER at Lusher

MCDONOGH 35 at Amite

McMain at ST. JAMES

NORTHLAKE CHRISTIAN at Springfield

Northshore at PONCHATOULA

Pearl River at LAKESHORE

PINE at Pope John Paul II

Salmen at LORANGER

Shaw at BROTHER MARTIN (Gormley)

ST. CHARLES at West St. John

St. Martin’s at VARNADO

ST. PAUL’S at Mandeville

ST. THOMAS AQUINAS at St. Helena

Sophie B. Wright at NEWMAN

Thibodaux at DESTREHAN

Saturday’s games

Helen Cox vs. CHALMETTE (Memtsas), 2 p.m.

RUMMEL vs. Curtis (Yenni), 2:30

SOUTH PLAQUEMINES at Thomas Jefferson (Memtsas), 7 p.m.