Welsh, LA – The Notre Dame Pios entered week 10 needing one win for the District 5-2A Championship.
The team standing in their way, the Welsh Greyhounds, who came into the game 7-2, and 4-0 in district play.
Both teams are headed for the playoffs, but only one would carry the district champ title into those playoffs.
Notre Dame scored first on a 3 yard Jackson Casanova run up the middle. It was his 2nd offensive touchdown of the season.
On the second Pio touchdown, Quarterback Parker Faust scrambled 25 yards for a touchdown, to put ND up 16-0.
Faust would complete TD passes to Hayden Johnson, Leyton Faul, and Jacob Trahan, as Notre Dame goes on to win 44-0 over the Greyhounds.
It’s the 2nd consecutive district title for the Pios, and win #399 for Hall of Fame Head Coach Lewis “Louie” Cook.
The Pios are projected to be an 8 or 9 seed in the upcoming Division III playoffs, which will be officially announced on Sunday at 11AM.
Other scores from Thursday’s Week 10 Action include:
Acadiana over Barbe 57-6
NISH over Lafayette 33-22
Sulphur over Comeaux 35-22
Cecilia beat Iowa, 55-35
Be sure to watch 1st and Ten, this Friday night at 10:15 on KLFY!