Several local gridiron teams headed to the LHSAA playoffs

Published 3:04 pm Tuesday, November 9, 2021

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Three teams from Washington Parish, including Bogalusa, Franklinton and Pine are headed to the LHSAA state playoffs.

All games will be Friday at 7 p.m.

Bogalusa has the highest seed of the three schools, at No. 11.

The Lumberjacks’ first-round game will be against Jennings at home.

Bogalusa, which won the District 8-3A title,  went 6-2 in the regular season and won its last four games. No. 22 Jennings went 4-6 in the regular season.

The winner faces either sixth-seeded Luther (7-1) or No. 27 Carroll (5-5).

In Class 2A, 16th-seeded Pine will go against No. 17 East Feliciana.

Pine went 6-3 in the regular season. East Feliciana had a 4-5 mark.

The winning team goes against either top-seeded Many (9-1) or No. 32 Independence (3-5).

Moving to Class 4A, Franklinton is the No. 23 seed. The Demons will face 10th-seeded Lakeshore on the road.

Franklinton posted a 4-6 record. Lakeshore went 5-4.

The winner will face either seventh-seeded Cecilia (8-2) or 26th-seeded Beau Chene (6-4).