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Erath travels to North Vermilion for showdown

Tonight the Erath Bobcats (2-1) travel to North Vermilion to play the Class 4A Patriots (2-1) in a parish showdown.
Both teams are coming off wins and would love to get on an extended winning streak two weeks before district begins.
The Bobcats are seeking its second straight win over a Class 4A school. This past Friday EHS whipped Morgan City 35-7 and are now on a two-game winning streak. A win over NV would give them their third straight win.
A year ago the Bobcats were riding a three-game losing streak in search of their victory of the year.

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Vermilion Catholic’s defense has been solid all year. Some of the players on defense are Jacob Noegel (35), Jude Roger (73), Paul Moresi IV (60), Colin Mier (56) and Kyle Romero (19). The Eagles will be on the road on Friday to battle Kaplan.

Vermilion Catholic stays at No. 5 in Class 1A; Kaplan is No. 8 in 3A

Class 5A

1. John Curtis (8) 3-0
2. Catholic-BR 3-0
3. West Monroe (1 ) 2-1
4. Rummel 3-0
5. Acadiana 3-0
6. Haughton 3-0
7. Destrehan 3-0
8. Alexandria 3-0
9. East Ascension 2-1
10. Zachary 1-2

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The Kaplan defense tries to stop Church Point.

Church Point beats Kaplan for second straight year

CHURCH POINT - For the second straight year, the Church Point Bears have the Kaplan Pirates’ number.
Last year Church Point beat Kaplan in Kaplan. On Friday, the Bears took care of business and beat Kaplan 20-6.
No Pirate running back rushed for more than 100 yards.
Hayes Abshire had 47 yards on 15 carries. Nathan Sistrunk rushed for 23 yards on nine carries, and he scored.
Kevin White had nine totes for 41 yards.

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VC defense teams up to stop Abbeville running back Derrian Harrison. IN the photo are VC's Jacques Touchet (7), JP Summers (15) and Andrew Marceaux (13).

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Abbeville defender Azaylan Boudreaux (7) tries to tackle VC's Moe Maxile.

VC too much for Abbeville; VC coaches able to play every player

With the game being over at halftime against the Abbeville Wildcats, Vermilion Catholic coaches had somewhat of a challenge in the second half.
VC led 28-0 at halftime against the Class 3A Wildcats and cruised to a 49-14 win.
As a way to preserve their starting players for next Friday against the Kaplan Pirates, the coaches did their best to get all 51 players into the game in the second half.
Everyone was running in and out of the game until the very end. The coaches had players playing in a position they never practiced at.

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