Saturday’s New Orleans prep football capsules: St. Augustine-Curtis, Rummel-Jesuit among Week 7 games _lowres

Advocate staff photo by SHERRI MILLER -- St. Augustine wide receiver Takulve Williams is tackled by Shaw's Sean-Michael Dumas in a game last Saturday. St. Aug takes on John Curtis at 7 p.m. Saturday at Joe Yenni Stadium.

Carver (4-2, 1-1) vs. Karr (2-3, 2-0)

2:30 p.m., , Pan American

Last week: Carver lost to St. Thomas Aquinas 24-0; Karr beat Lake Area 47-7

Last season: Did not play

The buzz: District 9-4A game. ... Rams have dropped two straight after 4-0 start. ... Carver WR D’Quintez Wilson is leading metro area in receiving (594 yards). ... Karr QB Aldon Clark has thrown for 1,405 yards and 12 TDs.

Rummel (5-1, 2-0) vs. Jesuit (2-4, 0-3)

6 p.m. Gormley

Last week: Rummel beat Holy Cross 21-14; Jesuit lost to Curtis 24-16

Last season: Rummel won 10-7 in regular season and Jesuit won 28-14 in Division I semifinals

The buzz: Raiders, ranked No. 1 in The New Orleans Advocate Large School Super 10 and No. 1 in the LSWA 5A poll, looking to stay perfect in 9-5A. ... Rummel’s Chase Fourcade has thrown for 735 yards. ... Blue Jays counter with RB Connor Prouet (782 yards, 8 TDs) and WR Kalija Lipscomb (407 receiving yards).

Helen Cox (3-3, 1-2) vs. East Jefferson (1-5, 0-3)

7 p.m. Memtsas

Last week: Helen Cox beat Bonnabel 20-0; East Jefferson lost to Higgins 28-21

Last season: East Jefferson won 30-27

The buzz: District 8-5A game. ... EJ looking to snap 5-game losing streak. ... Warriors have scored just 35 total points in those games. ... Jormaine Coleman and Dejean Wright lead Cox rushing attack.

McDonogh 35 (6-0, 3-0) vs. Warren Easton (5-1, 2-0)

7 p.m., Pan American

Last week: McDonogh 35 beat Belle Chasse 21-0; Easton beat Riverdale 70-6

Last season: Easton won 47-6

The buzz: Key 9-4A game. ... Roneagles coming off first shutout since 2013. ... McDonogh 35’s Sci Martin leads metro area with 161/2 sacks. ... Easton averaging 56.5 points during its 4-game winning streak.

St. Augustine (2-4, 2-1) vs. Curtis (4-1, 1-1)

7 p.m., Yenni

Last week: St. Augustine lost to Shaw 42-39; Curtis beat Jesuit 24-16

Last season: St. Augustine won 15-13

The buzz: 9-5A game. ... Purple Knights looking to become first team to beat J.T. Curtis three years in a row. ... St. Aug QB Justice McCoy has thrown for an area-best 1,448 yards. ... Patriots counter with RB Devon Benn (686 yards, 10 TDs).