Ascension Parish high school football: Week 8

Staff reports
East Ascension lines up against Dutchtown Friday night.

Local teams are coming down the stretch as they continue the district slate.

In District 5-5A, all three Ascension Parish teams will play home games.

Second-ranked Dutchtown (7-0, 2-0) hosts Woodlawn (3-4, 1-1) in Geismar.

East Ascension (4-3, 0-2) will welcome Catholic (2-5, 2-0) to Gonzales.

St. Amant (4-3, 0-2) also looks to notch a win in district play. The Gators host McKinley (3-4, 1-1) at The Pit.

In Class 3A, Donaldsonville will meet Port Allen at Floyd Boutte Stadium.

On Thursday night, Ascension Catholic took a 28-6 win over parish and district foe Ascension Christian.