Game: 7 p.m., Friday at Northside High.
Last game: CEC beat COM 28-0, NOR lost ACAD 49-0.
Last meeting: CEC beat NOR 41-40.
Last year: NOR 4-6; CEC 4-6.
Players to Watch: NOR – DL, Tyler Shelvin, QB Markaylon Boyd, RB, Mark Bonnet; CEC – RB, Raymond Calais, DL Melvin Gordon, WR Kenya Dartez
Matchup: The Vikings have to force the Bulldogs to run directly at their strength, nose tackle Tyler Shelvin, if they hope to contain the speedy Raymond Calais.
“I’d like to see us score the same amount of points as last year,” NHS coach Trev Faulk said. “You look at the film and they’ve got a lot of the same players, just a year older.”
Lagniappe: If Cecilia gets the win against Northside the Bulldogs will go 2-0 for the first time since the 2009 season when they won six games. “Defensively, we’ve got to do our jobs and get guys on the ground.”
Spet. 4 beat COMEAUX 28-0, 11 Northside, 18 CROWLEY, 25 St. Louis, Oct. 2 Lafaeyette, 9 ABBEVILLE, 16 Westgate, 23 New Iberia, 30 BREAUX BRIDGE, Nov. 6 St. Martinville
Sept. 4 lost Acadiana 49-0, 11 CECILIA, 18 Comeaux, 25 Livonia, Nov. 2 WESTGATE, 9 Teurlings, 16 OPELOUSAS, 23 CARENCRO, 30 Beau Chene, 6 ST. THOMAS MORE