Ascension Catholic suffers loss to St. John

Staff reports

In Plaquemine, Christian Primeaux scored three touchdown and a pair of two-point conversions to pace St. John in a 53-6 rout of Ascension Catholic in the District 9-1A opener Thursday night.

Primeaux tallied 193 yards, while DaVante Williams chipped in 116 and two touchdowns for St. John. Hunter Schnebelen added two scores and 87 yards.

St. John (4-1, 1-0) totaled 507 yards, including 417 on the ground. The Eales scored in all four quarters, including 31 in the second.

Ascension Catholic (2-4, 0-1) had its lone score from Collin Rowland’s 20-yard touchdown pass to Jake LeJeune in the second quarter.

Rowland finished 18-of-37 passing for 220 yards.