Watch a full game replay of Walker vs. Zachary (Louisiana) high school football – Friday, Nov. 8, 2019.
With the district title hanging in the balance, DeJarian Jones batted down a two-point conversion pass intended for Brian Thomas Jr. in the closing minute as Zachary escaped with a 35-33 victory vs. Walker. Zachary captured a third consecutive district title with the win.
“I read the play and when I saw Brian Thomas there by me, I knew I had to make a play,” Jones said to The Advocate. “To win this and get another district title … it’s amazing.”
Zachary’s RJ Allen rushed for a season-high 175 yards and tallied three touchdowns.
The championship is especially gratifying for Zachary as they head into the postseason.
“We felt like it could come down to us and Walker the last week for the title and it did,” Zachary coach David Brewerton said to The Advocate. “People say district titles don’t mean anything … look at this.”