Of the proposals voted upon at the Louisiana High School Athletic Association’s annual general business meeting in January, a failed proposal to initiate pay raises for officials has had the most immediate and impactful repercussions.
Ruston High gets another chance to make it 2-0 against Minden High this season.
Well, sort of.
Although the Bearcats were a 31-8 winner over the Crimson Tide in late August, that particular game won’t count in the official season record because it was registered in the annual “Jam at the Joe” at Joe Aillet Stadium.
Area football fans wanting an early taste of gridiron goodness will get their chance Saturday as Ruston High School, Grambling State University and Louisiana Tech University all hold meet and greet events to kick off the 2013 season.
Things will get a little crazy for the Ruston High School football team as the annual Bearcat Madness event will be held from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Hoss Garrett Stadium.