Week 5 Offensive and Defensive 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 5 while this past weekend was week 6). 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.
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Week 5 Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week
1A-Offense-Christian Colvin RB, Delhi Charter: 41 carries for 261 yards rushing yards, 4 rushing TDs, three 2 point conversions in 30-20 win over Jena High School
1A-Defense-Malcolm Roach DE, Madison Preparatory Academy: 8 tackles, 2 sacks, 1 fumble return for a 70 yard TD in win over Tara High
2A-Offense-Shea Patterson QB, Cavalry Baptist High School: 14-23 pass attempts, 257 passing yards, 3 passing TDs, in win over West Monroe at West Monroe
2A-Defense-Shannon Morales MLB, Ferriday High School: 18 tackles (8 solos,10 assists) 5 for a loss, 1 sack in a win over West St. Mary
3A-Offense-Nick Lavalais RB, Marksville High School: 247 yards on 40 carries and 2 TDs, Filled in for an injured starter in a 28 to 21 win over St. Louis
3A-Defense-Michael Tarwater DE/DT, Parkview Baptist High School: 14 tackles, 4 of those for a loss, 3 sacks
4A-Offense-Brandon Hillman RB, Franklin Parish High School: ran for 205 yards against Haynesville, (opposing offenses were only giving up 10 yards on average per game before this game) Snapped Haynesville 19 game win streak
4A-Defense-Aaron Roberson CB/QB, Huntington High School: Game winning interception returned for a TD in 20-17 win over Loyola, also had 81 yards passing, 46 yards rushing
5A-Offense-Lindsey Scott Jr. QB, Zachary High School: 16-28, 227 passing yards 1 TD passing, 108 yards rushing and 4 rushing TDs in win over Live Oak
5A-Defense-Shelby Lavergne SS, St. Augustine High School: 12 tackles, 2 pass break ups, 1 fumble recovery in 15-13 win over John Curtis
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 4: Tuesday 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