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Bobcats, Plaquemine to clash in first round

The 2018 Class 3-A state champions Bobcats open the Class 4-A playoffs Friday with the hopes of a return trip to the finals.
“It helps that our guys have a lot of big game experience,” Eunice head coach Paul Trosclair said of his team. “They have the ability to turn it up a notch when necessary.
“We were able to beat some really good teams this year which was an accomplishment.”
No. 9 Eunice (8-2) will entertain No. 24 Plaquemine (5-5) 7 p.m. Friday at Bobcat Field.

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LHSAA 2019 football playoff brackets released

LHSAA High school Playoff Brackets
Class 5A
First round
(32) Benton (5-5) at (1) Acadiana (10-0)
(17) Thibodaux (7-3) at (16) Walker (7-3)
(24) East St. John (6-4) at (9) Central (8-2)
(25) Southside (6-4) at (8) Airline (8-2)
(28) Live Oak (6-4) at (5) Zachary (7-2)
(21) Chalmette (8-2) at (12) Hahnville (8-2)
(20) Ruston (5-5) at (13) Dutchtown (8-2)
(29) Terrebonne (5-5) at (4) East Ascension (8-2)
(30) West Ouachita (6-4) at (3) Alexandria (9-1)
(19) Mandeville (7-3) at (14) Barbe (7-3)

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Bobcats slip past Gators, 21-18

Eunice defeated LaGrange 21-18 to finish the regular season at 8-2 overall and the Bobcats are expected to open the playoffs with a first-round home game.
The Bobcats put together a good drive early in the game, led by rushes by Devin Richardson and Deon Ardoin.
Jeoul Hill capped off the drive with a 20-yard rushing touchdown.
The two-point conversion was successful and Eunice led 8-0 with 8:00 left in the first quarter.
After a few stops on defense, the Bobcats showed off their versatility again.

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Jays, CHPC battle for district title

NEW ROADS – The Blue Jays are right where they wanted to be heading into the final week of the regular season as St. Edmund travels to Catholic High of Pointe Coupee to fight for a share of the District 5-1A title.
“If you would have told any Blue Jays booster at the beginning of the season we would have a chance for the district title in week 10 – they would have thought there was no way that could happen,” St. Edmund head coach James Shiver said. “But we are right there in it.”

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Bobcats close district against Gators

For those who like math equations, the Bobcats statistically still have a chance to share the District 4-4A title heading into the regular season home finale against LaGrange.
With a win over the Gators (4-4, 2-1) combined with a Rayne (5-4, 2-1) loss at Washington-Marion and No. 9 Eunice (7-2, 2-1) would win the district championship.
Eunice stayed in the district hunt with a 57-19 win last week over North Vermilion.

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