John Curtis shuts out U-High 32-0
NEW ORLEANS - The John Curtis Patriots captured the Division II high school football championship with a shutout victory over the U-High Cubs in New Orleans.
With one minute remaining in the game, John Curtis broke through for a 79-yard touchdown run to put finishing touches on a 32-0 victory.
With 8:38 remaining in the fourth, John Curtis scored on a 3-yard TD run to make the score 25-0.
During the third quarter, a bad snap on a punt attempt forced a turnover on downs to give John Curtis the ball at the U-High 3-yard line. They converted for a TD two plays later to go up 19-0.
Curtis converted all 13 of its first half points in the second quarter, including a 12-yard TD pass as time expired.
Keep an eye on @WBRZ on Twitter for the latest, and watch WBRZ News 2 at 10 for highlights.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
North Baton Rouge businesses pitch to investors for chance at check
Concerned over construction project handling
Vice President Pence pays surprise visit to Denham Springs couple
BRPD dealing with fewer applicants, increase in open positions
Vice President Mike Pence speaks to Port Allen crowd