The first round of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association football playoffs will begin this week and Cox Sports Television will broadcast a battle of the Wildcats.
Central of Baton Rouge, the ninth seed in the Class 5A bracket, will host East St. John live at 7pm Friday night. Central enters the game with an 8-2 regular season mark, 3-2 in District 4-5A. CHS defeated Live Oak 20-10 on their regular season finale.
East St. John enters the playoffs as the 24th seed but has won five straight. ESJ earned a share of the District 7-5A championship after defeating rival Thibodaux 21-14 last week.
Watch East St. John vs. Central (Louisiana) high school football – Friday, November 15th at 7:00 pm CT. (Cox Ch. 1037 in Louisiana. Other regions check local listing for channel information).