12 Oct 2014

Bears Defeat St. Amant in District 5-5A Opener

The CHS Football Teams defeated St. Amant in the District 5-5A opener, 44-21, on Friday, Oct. 10, 2014.

CHS senior Jack Gonsoulin kicked a 22-yard field goal for the only points of the first quarter. LSU commit Derrius Guice carried over 300 yards and scored 4 touchdowns in the second quarter for the Bears. CHS running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire broke a 74-yard scoring run on the second play of the second half. Guice ended his rushing night at halftime with 229 yards on 14 carries and Edwards-Helaire finished with 121 yards on 14 carries.

In an article by Fred Aldrich in The Advocate, St. Amant coach David Oliver said that íÍCatholic was supposed to be the team to beat (in district) and they played like it tonight.íñ

Click here to read more about Friday nightí´s game in The Advocate.

This Friday, the Bears will travel to Dutchtown for one of this weekí´s key football games. Dutchtown is 3-3 and 1-0 in District. CHS has won the past two match-ups against Dutchtown. Tickets for the game are available in the Bookstore for $7 in advance and $8 at the gate.

The game will be streamed live through the Bruin Broadcast Network, which can be viewed at http://www.bruinbroadcast.com/.  It will also be broadcast live on 104.5 FM beginning at 7 p.m. Fans can follow Facebook and Twitter for live updates during the game. Follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/chsbr and follow us on Twitter at @CHSBRAthletics.