High school football

Heisman Trophy winner quarterback Kyler Murray, right, smiles during the Davey O'Brien Award news conference in Fort Worth, Texas, Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. Murray accepted the award in his first public appearance since he announced his plan to pursue an NFL football career rather than report to spring training as a first-round pick of the Oakland A's. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
February 18, 2019 - 8:24 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Now that Kyler Murray has decided to play in the NFL instead of reporting to spring training as a first-round draft pick by baseball's Oakland Athletics, the questions can shift to the Heisman Trophy winner's height. The former Oklahoma star says everyone will get their...
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This undated photo provided by the St. Joseph County Jail in South Bend, Ind., shows Aaron Trejo. Trejo, an Indiana high school football player told investigators that he killed a 17-year-old schoolmate because he was angry that she waited so long to tell him she was pregnant with his child, that it was too late to get an abortion, authorities said Monday, Dec. 10, 2018. Trejo, 16, was charged as an adult with murder in the Sunday killing of Breana Rouhselang and the fetus. He was arrested Sunday, and scheduled to be arraigned Tuesday. (St. Joseph County Jail via AP)
December 10, 2018 - 6:53 pm
MISHAWAKA, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana high school football player told investigators that he killed a 17-year-old schoolmate because he was angry that she waited so long to tell him she was pregnant with his child that it was too late to get an abortion, authorities said Monday. Aaron Trejo, 16, was...
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Joey Bruett, WWL.com
Seth Dunlap
December 08, 2018 - 7:23 pm
The John Curtis Patriots defeated the Catholic High Bears of Baton Rouge 49-7 in the Division I state football championship to win their first state championship in five seasons. High scoring first quarter with Curtis leading Catholic-BR 21-7, still 1:27 to play #wwlprepchamps — WWL Radio (@WWLAMFM...
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Seth Dunlap
December 08, 2018 - 7:09 pm
The Edna Karr Cougars outlasted the Warren Easton Eagles 28-20 in the 4A state championship game to capture their third consecutive football title. The Eagles raced to a 12-0 lead in the opening quarter before the Karr defense took control of the game. The Cougars outscored Warren Easton 28-8 the...
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Seth Dunlap
December 07, 2018 - 11:46 pm
The Eunice Bobcats ended a 36 years state championship drought by defeating the Sterlington Panthers 59-47 in the Class 3A state championship game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. SHOULDA BEEN FROM EUNICE. GO EUNICE GO EUNICE GO. Congrats to Coach Tros, the coaches, and all the boys-- STATE CHAMPS...
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Andrew Scherer, WWL.com
Seth Dunlap
December 07, 2018 - 7:42 pm
The University High Cubs defeated the St. Thomas More Cougars 55-46 in a thrilling Division III state championship game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. U-High holds on for a 55-46 victory to defeat St. Thomas More and win the Division II state championship! Congrats to the Cubs, and congrats to the...
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Patrick Hymel, WWL.com
Seth Dunlap
December 07, 2018 - 3:07 pm
The fourth time was a charm for the Amite Warriors. State runners-up three times this decade, Amite finally broke through in the championship game with a 47-20 victory over the Welsh Greyhounds to win their first title since 2004, and the school's fifth championship overall. Future college football...
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Seth Dunlap
December 06, 2018 - 10:05 pm
The Notre Dame Pioneers defeated the Catholic-New Iberia Panthers 42-21 to win the Division III high school football state championship. The Pioneers avenged last year's defeat in this same game to the Panthers, a contest they lost 33-16. This year, it was Notre Dame crusing for most of the night...
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Jacob Wasserman, WWL.com
Seth Dunlap
December 06, 2018 - 6:36 pm
A new year, a familiar state champion. The Lafayette Christian Knights played Ascension Catholic Bulldogs in 2017 for the Division IV state football championship, prevailing in 10-0 in a low-scoring defensive struggle. The Knights met the Bulldogs again this year in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome and...
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Thomas Hymel, WWL.com
Seth Dunlap
December 06, 2018 - 3:40 pm
The Kentwood Kangaroos defeated the Oak Grove Tigers by a final score of 40-21 to capture the Class 1A state football championship. Kentwood wins the Class 1A State Championship by defeating Oak Grove 40-21! Congrats to the 'Roos! #wwlprepchamps — WWL Radio (@WWLAMFM) December 6, 2018 The Kangaroos...
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