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Week 8 Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week!

Week 8 Players of the Week

Our team at Louisiana Football Magazine will be selecting an Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week for each class (5A-1A) every week.  Once selected, they are announced on our TV Show live on Tuesday and then on our website the following Sunday. (Note: this post is for Week 8 while this past weekend was week 9). For the first announcement for our players of the week, tune into our show which goes live on Tuesday in Baton Rouge, Lafayette, and New Orleans on Cox Channel 4.  Listings for all other areas around the state can be seen at the bottom of this post.

We appreciate any questions or feedback. You can email Reid Althage at ralthage2@hotmail.com.


1A-Offense-Jakarie Nichols RB, Mangham: 226 yards rushing yards and 3 TDs over Ouachita Christian

1A-Defense-Blaise Hebert LB, Basile: 20 tackles, 3 of those for a loss, in a 13-12 win over East Beauregard


2A-Offense-Shea Patterson QB, Cavalry Baptist: 8-10 passing, 212 yards, 5 TDs in win over Lakeside

2A-Defense-Kydris Washington DE, Episcopal: 11 tackles, 1 caused fumble and 4 sacks, shutout a top team in Northeast


3A-Offense-Ryan Reed QB, West Feliciana: 10-12 passing for 241 yards, ran for 101 yards, 4 total TDs in win over Bruly

3A-Defense-Jalan Bates DE, Kaplan: 8 sacks, 2 hurries in win over Erath


4A-Offense-Ty’von Griffin RB, Crowley295 rushing yards and 5 TDs over rival Rayne

 4A-Defense- Gage Ross DE, South Terrebone: Only Played in First Half! 8 solos, 3 assists, 3 TFL, 1 sack, 1 interceptions brought back to the 2 yard line in win over Morgan City


5A-Offense-Christian Campbell QB, Ponchatoula: 4 total TDs, 2 running TDs (27 yards, 58 yards), 2 TDs passing in win over Fountainebleau

5A-Defense-Kevin Moore LB, Acadiana: 15 solos, 3 assists, 1 sack, 1 pass deflection, 87 yard fumble return for a TD in win over Sam Houston


Note: these listings are the same every week.

  • Baton Rouge, Lafayette, and New Orleans: Tuesday the show goes live on Cox Channel 4 at 6:30 PM
  •  Lafayette, Vermillion, New Iberia Cox Cable 9; Opelousas, Church Point, Eunice on Charter Cable 11; Sunset, Grant Coteau, Port Barre on Allen Cable 8; Ville Platte, Mamou, and Evangeline on  Suddenlink 10: all  on Wednesday  at 6:00 PM
  • Ascension Parish (Gonzales, Geismar, Galves, Praireville, St. Amant, Sorrento) Eatel Channel 4Tuesday  7:00 PM
  • Monroe and West Monroe Metro Area: 10 AM Sunday  on KTVE NBC & KARD FOX 14
  • Shreveport, Bossier, Caddo, Natchitioches: KTBS ABC, and KPXJ CW 21 on Sunday  from 3-4 PM
  • Check Local Listings for Replays

About Reid Althage

Reid is from Harvey, LA and went to Brother Martin High School. He played men's NAIA soccer at LSU Shreveport for his first 2 years college. His junior year, Reid transferred to Baton Rouge and graduated from LSU with a Sports Administration Degree. He started with LAFM as an Intern in April 2013 and was hired in October. Reid loves anything to do with sports (Saints, Pelicans, and Liverpool FC Fan), the outdoors, and family/friends.