20 Sep 2018

Football Bears (2-1) To Face No. 3 St. Thomas More (3-0)

On Friday night, the Bears will face its fourth ranked opponent in a row in 2018, when they travel to Lafayette to face St. Thomas More (STM).  Kickoff is at 7 p.m. at Cougar Stadium on the campus of STM.  The Cougars are 3-0 and are ranked No. 3 in the state Class 4A poll.  STM sports one of the most explosive offenses in Louisiana, racking up 192 points in three regular season games.  They scored 63 in the season opener over Lafayette, 70 versus Comeaux and 59 in its week-three win over Plaquemine.

STM was a Division II runner-up last season and captured a Division II state championship in 2016.

Head coach Jim Hightower is the 2nd all-time winningest coach in Louisiana prep history with over 400.