Christian Life vs. Capitol
7 p.m. at Memorial Stadium
RECORDS: Christian Life 3-2, 1-2 in District 6-2A; Capitol 0-5, 0-2
LAST WEEK: Christian Life lost to Northeast 46-12; Capitol lost to Episcopal 38-14
PLAYERS TO WATCH: CHRISTIAN LIFE: OL Jayvis Haynesm DL Humberto Gomes, RB Louis Briggs; CAPITOLWR/KR Devin Joseph, CB/WR Michael Bash, C Christian Berthold:
NOTEWORTHY: Christian Life saw its three-game winning streak snapped last week. ... Jarod Davis leads CLA with 532 rushing yards and 7 TDs. ... QB Prince Davis has 542 passing yards and 7 TDs.
Kentwood vs. St. John
7 p.m. at Plaquemine High’s Canova Stadium
RECORDS: Kentwood 3-1, 1-0 in District 6-1A; St. John 2-3, 1-1
LAST WEEK: Kentwood beat East Iberville 38-0; St. John lost to Southern Lab 46-6
PLAYERS TO WATCH: KENTWOOD: ATH Shyheim Carter; ST. JOHN: RB Gavin Landry, WR Colin Crockett, RB Landon LeBlanc.
NOTEWORTHY: Kentwood is ranked third in the LSWA’s most recent 1A poll. ... KHS’ Carter is an Alabama commitment and plays multiple positions. ... Landry ranks among area 2A-1A rushing leaders with 538 yards and 9 TDs.
Live Oak at Denham Springs
7 p.m. at Denham Springs High
RECORDS: Live Oak 3-2; Denham Springs 4-1
LAST WEEK: Live Oak beat Broadmoor 49-8; Denham Springs beat St. Michael 49-14
PLAYERS TO WATCH: LIVE OAK: OL Travis Simmons, DB Devin Ricard, WR Nick Cacioppo; DENHAM SPRINGS:QB Torez Kinchen, OL Kyle Hyde, DB Nick Berthelot.
NOTEWORTHY: A key District 4-5A opener for two Livingston Parish rivals. ... RB Tyre Golmond has 767 all-purpose yards, including 686 rushing yards for DSHS. ... Live Oak plays for the second straight Thursday.
Madison Prep at Northeast
7 p.m. at Northeast High-Pride
RECORDS: Madison Prep 5-0, 2-0 in District 6-2A; NORTHEAST: 4-1, 2-0
LAST WEEK: Madison Prep beat East Feliciana 37-20; Northeast beat Christian Life 46-12
PLAYERS TO WATCH: MADISON PREP: RB Tyrese Walker, QB Edwin Kleinpeter, LB/DL Malcolm Roach; NORTHEAST: DE Andre Snowden, FS Keelyn Hogan, OT Javon Burrell.
NOTEWORTHY: District 6-2A showdown between 10th-ranked MPA and Northeast, a 2A semifinalist a year ago. ... MPA’s Roach and NHS DL Leroy Roddy are both returning all-state players. ... MPA’s Kleinpeter has 972 passing yards. ... Grovonte Stewart had 156 receiving yards for NHS last week.