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Jamar Barber stretches for the end zone on Ascension Catholic’s only score against Southern Lab. The Kittens handed Ascension Catholic their first loss of the season with a 30-8 victory Oct. 13.

Baker at Sterlington

Class 3A

7 p.m. at Sterlington High

RECORDS: Baker 3-7; Sterlington 10-0

LAST WEEK: No. 32 Baker lost to University 45-0; No. 1 Sterlington beat Richwood 28-21

PLAYERS TO WATCH: BAKER: QB Terry Johnson, WR Claude Coleman Jr.;  STERLINGTON: QB Carson Clowers, RB Austin Dupree.

NOTEWORTHY: Sterlington was the Class 2A champion a year ago, beating another local team, Madison Prep. The game was moved to Thursday because of a Veteran’s Day holiday for Sterlington. …  Coleman leads area receivers with 866 yards. …  Dupree ran for 254 yards against Richwood.  

Houma Christian vs. Ascension Catholic

Division IV

7 p.m. at Boutte Stadium-Donaldsonville

RECORDS: No. 11 Houma Christian 6-3; No. 6 Ascension Catholic 8-2

LAST WEEK: Houma Christian lost to Convenant Christian 35-6; Ascension Catholic beat St. John 63-16

PLAYERS TO WATCH: HOUMA CHRISTIAN: QB/S Damien Pennison, WR/DB JeCorie Ward, RB/LB Zach Trujillo; ASCENSION CATHOLIC: RB/LB Jai Williams, DB/RB Jamar Barber, QB John Mire.

NOTEWORTHY: The dynamic RB duo of Williams (1,151 yards, 13 TDs) and Barber (1,149, 16 TDs) set the tone for Ascension Catholic, a Division IV quarterfinalist a year ago. Williams is the son of former ACHS and LSU running back Germaine Williams. ... Mire passed for two TDs in his first start last week.