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High School Sports Writer, The New Orleans Advocate — The Baton Rouge Advocate

I cover sports for The New Orleans Advocate. But every now and then, we'll talk about things other than sports.Well, actually more than every now and then

District Standings (After Week 5) — District record Overall record PF PA DISTRICT 9-5A Holy Cross 2 0 4 1 148 93 St. Augustine 2 0 2 3 117 144 Rummel 1 0 4 1 151 47 Brother Martin 1 1 4 1 254 180 Curtis 0 1 3 1 157 87 Shaw 0 2 2 3 141 152 Jesuit 0 ...

Walker: Cohen loses again, but Green Hornets won’t stop trying — New Orleans, /Sports/Preps/: You win some. You lose some. At least that's the way the football gods are SUPPOSED to ration out Ws and Ls. But as Cohen College Prep's Freddie McGee can tell you, that's not always the case. McGee, a senior receiver and defensive end, and his teammates
Oct 04, 2015

Imagine playing your entire high school career and never winning a game. Story on Cohen football team.

Oct 04, 2015

RT @rwalkeradvocate: Imagine playing your entire high school career and never winning a game. Story on Cohen football team.

Rod Walker: Fields of dreams? Holy Cross freshman quarterback creates fresh memories in 28-21 thriller over Jesuit — New Orleans, /Sports/Preps/: Chandler Fields is just a freshman, not quite old enough to remember all the guys from the 2005 team clad in gold T-shirts cheering him on from the Tad Gormley sidelines Friday night. Fields, the 5-foot-10, 175 pound Holy Cross quarterback, was only five

Final play of Holy Cross Jesuit game. — This is "Final play of Holy Cross Jesuit game." by Rod Walker on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.

Carver Rams off to 4-0 start; talented, unbeaten McDonogh 35 next opponent — Construction workers were busy in the Ninth Ward on Tuesday afternoon, getting the new school building ready for next year. Once complete, members of the Carver Rams' football team will walk the halls together. But for now, they don't, which means defensive teammates like Lionel Williams and Antonio Hughes never see each other during school hours.

Thursday links (7 game stories from Thursday night) — Here are links to the game stories of games played Thursday covered by The New Orleans Advocate. Easton cruises past Sophie B. Wright Cody, Parker Orgeron lead Mandeville past Ponchatoula Brandon Akkawi rushes fro 3TDs in Fontainebleau's win over Northshore Brumfield-led Covington blasts Slidell Ehret starts slow, mows down Higgins Haynes strikes in several ...

Brandon Akkawi rushes for three touchdowns in Fontainebleau’s victory over Northshore — New Orleans, /Sports/Preps/: Brandon Akkawi rushed for 210 yards on 29 carries and three touchdowns to lead the Fontainebleau Bulldogs to a 36-26 victory over the Northshore Panthers in a District 6-5A game at Northshore. The Bulldogs (3-2, 1-1) led 22-19 with 8:41 left in the game.
Oct 02, 2015

GAME STORY: Brandon Akkawi rushes for three touchdowns in Fontainebleau’s victory over Northshore… via @theadvocateno

Haynes strikes in various ways in win over Pearl River — New Orleans, /Sports/Preps/: Haynes Academy showed an ability to strike quickly and be patient in a 27-14 victory at Pearl River. It took the Yellow Jackets just two plays to move 86 yards on its first possession. The Yellow Jackets amassed 287 yards total offense. Quarterback Charli

John Ehret starts slow, then mows down Higgins 55-0 — The Ehret Patriots started off too slowly by coach Corey Lambert's standards, not taking advantage of all their opportunities in the first quarter Thursday against Higgins. That changed in the second quarter. Ehret burried the Hurricanes in a 34-point avalanche on its way to 55-0 District 8-5A victory night at Hoss Memtsas Stadium.

Karr thumps Riverdale 48-0 for its first win of the season — New Orleans, /Sports/Preps/: It took much longer than he expected it would, but Brice Brown finally got his first win as Karr's football coach. After starting the season with three tough losses, the Cougars jumped to an early lead and cruised to a 48-0 win in its District 9-4A opener
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Oct 05, 2015

Drew Brees is now 5-2 against Dallas. In those seven games, he has completed 214 of 301 passes for 2,231 yards and 18 TDs. #Saints

Oct 04, 2015

That was touchdown No. 400 for Brees. #Saints fans will remember that one for a long time.

Oct 04, 2015

Field goal post is still slightly rocking back and forth. Even it is laughing.

Oct 04, 2015

This will be the third overtime game between the #Saints and Cowboys. Dallas won in 1984. Saints won in 2012

Oct 04, 2015

I would've saved that time out. Maybe that's why I'm sitting up here and not standing down there

Oct 04, 2015

That's nine less people than were here for 2013 Saints-Cowboys game. I wonder where those nine folks are.

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