PORT ALLEN - Darian Claiborne had a hand in all four of Port Allen’s touchdowns Thursday night as the Pelicans scored a 27-7 victory over Like Oak at the Placid Refining jamboree.
Through the air, Claiborne connected on 12 of 15 passes for 129 yards, including a touchdown pass to Ashton Paul. On the ground, he carried four times for 46 yards and three more scores.
Paul finished with five catches for 76 yards.
Port Allen opens the regular season next week at home against Northwood-Lena. Live Oak travels to Livonia.
NORTH VERMILION 10, IOTA 0: In Iota, Jeremy James rushed for 46 yards on 11 carries and scored on a 2-yard run to lead North Vermilion to victory. Trey Broussard provided the only other points on a 37-yard field goal.
North Vermilion will face Vermilion Catholic at home to start the regular season. Iota entertains Vinton.