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Sportswriter for The New Orleans Advocate. But every now and then, we'll talk about things other than sports.Mississippi born and raised.

Trip to Dome on the line in Rummel-John Curtis showdown — New Orleans, LA /Sports/Football/: Rummel coach Jay Roth said it after every Catholic League game during the postgame handshake. "We'll see you down the road," Roth would tell the opposing coaches. To nobody's surprise, he was exactly right when he told that to J.T. Curtis on Oct. 31. T

Part II Warren Easton-McDonogh 35 set for Class 4A quarterfinals — New Orleans, LA /Sports/Football/: Not one member of the Warren Easton or McDonogh 35 football teams has forgotten the score of their Oct. 17 game. A 31-7 victory in favor of the Eagles left both sides with differing memories. For Easton, it's like the game never happened. For McDonogh 35
Nov 27, 2015

Part II : Warren Easton-McDonogh 35 set for Class 4A quarterfinals… via theadvocateno

Ponchatoula, Ehret, pair of hot teams, meet in Class 5A quarterfinals — New Orleans, LA /Sports/Preps/: Hank Tierney has been gone from the west bank of Jefferson Parish as a football coach since 2006. Tierney, the former Shaw and West Jefferson coach, returns Friday night as Ponchatoula's coach, his team going against Ehret, which has steamrolled its past

Landry-Walker tries to maintain road momentum in quarterfinal against Mandeville — Ever since L.B. Landry and O. Perry Walker combined to form Landry-Walker High School in 2013, winning football games has become less of a desire and more of an expectation.

Hahnville’s Mr. Versatility Anthony Williams providing big spark for Tigers — New Orleans, LA /Sports/Preps/: Anthony "Pooka" Williams might be one of the best football players to ever come through Hahnville, and he doesn't have a position. Running back, receiver, and as of last week, quarterback, Williams provides a spark at multiple positions in the Hahnville o
Nov 25, 2015

Pooka: Hahnville’s Mr. Versatility Anthony Williams providing big spark for Tigers… via theadvocateno

Rummel quarterback Chase Fourcade breaks former mentor’s record; coach Jay Roth links success to his work ethic — Chase Fourcade was a bit startled when a media member told him after Friday night's win over Jesuit how many yards he had just thrown for. 352. "What?" Fourcade recalled responding. Fourcade, Rummel's senior quarterback, knew exactly what that number meant.

John Curtis football assistant coach Mike Robertson thankful he’s back on the field coaching as he battles cancer — New Orleans, LA /Sports/Preps/: It's a Thanksgiving Day tradition that started way back in 1975, a year before Mike Robertson became the John Curtis offensive line coach. The tradition will continue Thursday. The Curtis football team will practice in the morning and then hold a devoti
Nov 25, 2015

John Curtis assistant Mike Robertson thankful he’s back coaching as he battles cancer… via theadvocateno

Nov 25, 2015

@Curtis_Patriots O-line coach Mike Robertson thankful to watch his Patriots play this Fridya night ->

Walker: Country Day strong effort not quite enough against talented St. Thomas Aquinas — There were no Under Armour All-Americans wearing the blue jerseys on Saturday in Metairie. Chances are, none of the guys in the Country Day uniforms will ever play on Saturdays in the Southeastern Conference either like their opponents. So it's understandable why the Cajuns fans gave their team a standing ovation, despite their team's 42-35 double overtime loss to St.

Defense getting the job done for John Ehret — New Orleans, LA /Sports/Preps/: Heading into its second-round Class 5A playoff game at Live Oak on Friday, the John Ehret Patriots have averaged 42.6 points in their past five games. However, the Patriots defense has been all the rage. Last week in the first round against East Ascension

Suspended members of Salmen girls basketball team can only watch and wait — Baton Rouge, LA /News/: All 12 members of the Salmen High School girls basketball team were in the Helen Cox High gymnasium on Thursday night. Only five played. The other seven players, suspended from the team on Wednesday, watched from the stands. They will have to wait to se
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Nov 27, 2015

Easton beats McDonogh 35 by score of 27-26. Easton will play Neville in semis.

Nov 27, 2015

Rummel will play Catholic in Division I title game next Friday at 8:30 in the Dome.

Nov 27, 2015

First time since 1995 CURTIS is not in title game. Heckuva run.

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