Prep teams enjoy victories
With the wins, the parish teams maintained their hopes of moving up in the weekly state power ratings and staying alive for berths in the Louisiana High School Athletic Association playoffs.
For Ruston High, it was practically a “moral” win just for scoring a touchdown. In the previous two games, the Bearcats’ offense had been held to only three points.
“This game shows what this team really is, and what it can be, when it plays well,” said coach Billy Laird.