Two of the best teams in the state of Louisiana do battle as Landry-Walker takes on John Curtis on Thursday, August 31st at 7:00 PM CT. Here’s what you need to know.
Led by a Legend
The Patriots are led by legendary head coach J.T. Curtis, the second winningest high school football coach in the country, with 558 victories. Curtis has won 26 state championships.
Landry-Walker won its first football title in school history last year, with an impressive 51-20 victory over West Monroe. Chargin’ Bucs Head Coach Emmanuel Powell told the GameTime Broadcast crew they want to show last year was not a fluke and defend the legacy the 2016 team built.
Players to Watch
QB Collin Guggenheim – John Curtis
Guggenheim is the starting quarterback after taking snaps behind center as a freshman. He has a loaded backfield led by Marquese Albert.
TE Glenn Beal – John Curtis
— GB15 (@G__beal) July 3, 2017
One of the top five players in the state. Jason had over 1,000 yards receiving last season. Jason is committed to Kansas but is reportedly still taking visits to other schools, including LSU. Learn more about Devonta Jason.
DB Corione Harris – Landry-Walker
Landry-Walker’s defense is led by four-star defensive back Corione Harris. He also plans to play for the Jayhawks in 2018.