The only team in district 5-5A that didn’t make it to the playoffs is McKinley. In round one of the playoffs, East Ascension squared off with Southside, a school out of Lafayette.
To begin the game East Ascension came out strong and fast going up 21-7 in the first half. But in the second half, it became a close game but with three minutes left Southside fumbled three consecutive times. East Ascension is to face the undefeated Zachary Broncos at Spartan Stadium.
Catholic High had a bye in the first round. Woodlawn played Natchitoches Central they won 42-14 and will travel to play the number four seed Destrehan.