Ascension Catholic at Central Catholic
7 p.m. at Morgan City High
RECORDS: Ascension Catholic 1-1; Central Catholic 2-0
LAST WEEK: ACHS lost to Dunham 40-14; Central Catholic beat Opelousas Catholic 26-20
PLAYERS TO WATCH: ASCENSION CATHOLIC: QB/FS D.C. Mattingly, FB/LB Landon Landry, RB/LB Jacob Lagrange; CENTRAL CATHOLIC: RB Stefano Guarisco, LB Tanner Wiggins, NG T.J. Ruffin.
NOTEWORTHY: Guarisco ranks among the state leaders in rushing with 549 yards and has scored 9 TDs. ... Kaleb Winchester has 206 rushing yards to pace ACHS going into the all-Class 1A nondistrict game.
John Curtis at Parkview Baptist
7 p.m. at PBS
RECORDS: Curtis 2-0; PBS 1-1
LAST WEEK: Curtis beat Shadesville, Ala., 38-13; Parkview lost to Riverside Academy 27-19
PLAYERS TO WATCH: CURTIS: RB Devon Benn, OL Willie Allen, LB Nate Evans; PARKVIEW: LB Matthew Murla, S Preston Roberts, RB Nelson Smith.
NOTEWORTHY: PBS plays a Thursday game for the second straight week and a ranked 5A opponent for the second time in three weeks. ... QB Reggie Hayes has 338 yards of total offense and 5 rushing TDs for PBS. ... Benn led Curtis with 75 yards on 14 carries last week.
St. John at Catholic-PC
7 p.m. at NRG Field in New Roads
RECORDS: St. John 0-2; Catholic-PC 0-2
LAST WEEK: St. John lost to Brusly 21-8; Catholic-PC lost to Ascension Episcopal 35-14
PLAYERS TO WATCH: ST. JOHN: TE/LB Colin Crockett, RB/DB Landon LeBlanc, RB/DB Gavin Primeaux; CATHOLIC-PC: QB/DB Boyd Smith, WR/DB Troy Pichon, RB/FS Nate Carriere.
NOTEWORTHY: Both teams playing their second Thursday game in three weeks. ... Primeaux has 163 rushing yards to lead St. John, while Smith leads CHSPC with 172 rushing yards through two games.