New Orleans Advocate sportswriter Rod Walker makes his weekly prep football picks. Picks in bold and all caps

Last week: 34 correct, 4 misses (89.5 percent)

Season: 172 correct, 57 misses ( 75.1 percent)

Thursday

CHALMETTE vs. Bonnabel (Yenni) 7 p.m.

DE LA SALLE vs. Clark (Pan Am), 7 p.m.

Friday

BROTHER MARTIN vs. Holy Cross (Gormley)

Central Lafourche at DESTREHAN

Cohen at FISHER

Crescent City at ST. MARTIN’S

East St. John at HAHNVILLE

Ecole Classique at BEN FRANKLIN

Fontainebleau at COVINGTON

FRANKLINTON at Loranger

LUTCHER at St. James

KIPP vs. MCMAIN

Higgins at LANDRY-WALKER (Behrman)

Newman at ST. CHARLES

NORTHLAKE CHRISTIAN at Hannan

NORTHSHORE at Hammond

Pearl Rivet at SALMEN

Pope John Paul at ST. THOMAS AQUINAS

RIVERDALE vs. Lake Area, Yennie (3:30 p.m.)

RIVERSIDE at West St. John

Sci Academy at LUSHER, 4:30 p.m.

SHAW at Belle Chasse

Slidell at MANDEVILLE

SPRINFIELD at Pine

ST. PAUL’S at Ponchatoula

Sophie B. Wright at COUNTRY DAY, 4 p.m.

Terrebonne at LAKESHORE

THOMAS JEFFERSON vs. Haynes (Yenni)

West Jefferson vs. EHRET (Memtsas)

Saturday

Helen Cox vs. EAST JEFFERSON (Memstas), 7 p.m.

Carver vs. KARR (Pan American), 2:30 p.m.

MCDONOGH 35 vs. Easton (Pan American), 7 p.m.

RUMMEL vs. Jesuit (Gormley), 6 p.m.

St. Augustine vs. CURTIS (Yenni), 7 p.m.