by Joseph Petz // GeauxPreps Contributor
Recap: Covington and Hammond remain undefeated with some high-scoring wins. Mandeville, St. Paul’s, and Ponchatoula were all tested this weekend at the Copa Acadiana with Mandeville showing the best of the three.
Covington- W 8-0 vs. Franklinton, W 6-1 vs. Christ Episcopal. Week 4 games: vs. Salmen
Hammond- W 4-0 vs. Broadmoor. Week 4 games: @ Northlake Christian, @ Lakeshore
Fontainebleau: L 4-2 vs. Ben Franklin, T 2-2 Kenner Discovery. Week 4 games: @ East Ascension, vs. Pope John Paul, Dunham Tournament.
Mandeville: Copa games- W 2-0 vs. Sulphur, T 1-1 vs. C.E. Byrd, T 0-0 vs. Lafayette. Week 4 games: @ St. Amant, vs. Dutchtown
St. Paul’s: W 4-0 vs. St. Amant, T 2-2 vs. St. Thomas More. Copa games- W 2-0 vs. Miami Beach, L 1-0 vs. Denham Springs, T 1-1 vs. Alexandria. Week 4 games: vs. Slidell (District), @ Vandebilt Catholic.
Slidell: T 0-0 vs. Pope John Paul, W 1-0 vs. New Orleans Military and Maritime Academy. Week 4 games: vs. Chalmette, @ St. Paul’s(District)
Ponchatoula: Copa games- L 1-0 vs. CE Byrd, L 3-0 vs. Southside, T 0-0 vs. Hahnville. Week 4 games: @ Central Lafourche, vs. International HS of New Orleans, vs. Destrehan.
Northshore: L 2-1 vs. University High. Week 4 games: @ Lakeshore, @ Denham Springs
Preview: Ponchatoula looks to improve on their tough start to the season, and they will have aspirations to win all 3 matches this week. Mandeville has two very tough opponents in St. Amant and Dutchtown, while Fontainebleau head to Baton Rouge for the Dunham Tournament.
Recap: Lakeshore got off to an admirable start this week going 2-1, only losing to a quality St. Amant team.
Lakeshore: W 8-0 vs. Pearl River, L 3-0 vs. St. Amant, W 3-0 vs. St. Martin’s Episcopal. Week 4 games: vs. Northshore, vs. Episcopal BR, vs. Hammond
Tough matchups this week as Lakeshore tests their mettle against two top 15 teams in Division I and Division IV respectively, and surprise standout Hammond high at the weekend.
Recap: Pearl River registers their first win of the year while Hannan faces some tough opposition at Copa Acadiana going 0-1-2 over the weekend.
Pearl River: L 8-0 vs. Lakeshore, W 4-2 vs. Salmen. Week 4 games: vs. Parkview Baptist, vs. Metairie Park Country Day.
Hannan: Copa games- L 3-0 vs. Willow School, T 1-1 vs. Teurlings Catholic, L 5-0 vs. University High. Week 4 games: vs. Archbishop Rummel.
Preview: Hannan continues to run the gauntlet of top teams when they host Archbishop Rummel.
Recap: Northlake, Christ Episcopal, and Pope John Paul all kicked off their seasons and registered their first wins this week. Northlake had a good showing at Copa Acadiana going 2-1, while STA traveled to Monroe going 3-1, falling to Runnel in the championship game.
Christ Episcopal: L 6-1 vs. Covington, W 2-0 vs. Riverside. Week 4 games: vs. International HS of New Orleans.
Northlake Christian: W 1-0 vs. International HS of New Orleans, Copa games- W 2-0 vs. Loyola Prep, W 1-0 vs. Live Oak, L 1-0 vs. Ascension Episcopal. Week 4 games: @ St. Martin’s Episcopal, vs. Hammond.
Pope John Paul: T 2-2 vs Morris Jeff, T 0-0 vs. Slidell, W 5-3 vs. International HS of New Orleans. Week 4 games: @ Fontainebleau, Dunham Tournament.
St. Thomas Aquinas: T 0-0 vs. Walker, West Ouachita Tournament- W 6-1 vs. West Ouachita, W 1-0 vs. Buckeye, W 7-0 vs. St. Frederick, L 4-0 vs. Archbishop Rummel. Week 4 games: vs. Covenant Christian
Preview: Northlake hosts undefeated Hammond, while Pope John Paul competes in the Dunham Tournament at the weekend.