Northside High of Lafayette needs coaches certified to teach science, math, English and physical education. The Vikings seek a head softball coach and assistant coaches for football, boys and girls basketball, softball and track. Call Athletic Director Trent Ellis at (225) 288-9434.

Recruiting, etc.

Parkview Baptist players Houston Robert and Michael Tarwater took a weekend visit to Columbia and Princeton.

Houston, a running back, and Tarwater, a tight end-defensive lineman, are seniors-to-be for the Eagles, who advanced to the Division II semifinals last fall.

Open dates

Denham Springs seeks a junior varsity football game the week of Oct. 2 and freshman games for the weeks of Oct. 14 and Oct. 21. Contact DSHS coach Dru Nettles at (225) 664-0957 or by email at