Friday’s game between No. 16 John Curtis and Brother Martin in Louisiana will be a great high school football showdown being played in a baseball stadium.
The game the first of an eight game series involving Catholic League schools at Zephyr Field, home of the New Orleans Zephyrs, the Class AAA affiliate of the Miami Marlins. It is the first football game at the stadium, which opened in 1997.
Brother Martin (2-1) beat Curtis 40-37 last season in OT. Curtis enters the game at 3-0.
According to USA TODAY High School Sports’ score predictor, expect another thriller between John Curtis Christian and Brother Martin.
Score Predictor uses data from the Super 25 computer to compare two teams and plays multiple simulations to determine the most likely result.