High school football

FILE - This undated file photo released by the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office shows Ronald Gasser, accused of killing former NFL running back Joe McKnight during a road rage dispute. The trial in a road-rage shooting that left McKnight dead was set to begin with jury selection Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, in a New Orleans suburb. McKnight was shot to death by Gasser in the December 16 shooting. (Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office via AP, File)
January 16, 2018 - 9:23 pm
GRETNA, La. (AP) — The trial in a road-rage shooting that took the life of former NFL football player Joe McKnight began Tuesday in a New Orleans suburb, where a judge and attorneys were questioning dozens of potential jurors. Ronald Gasser, 56, is charged with second-degree murder in the Dec. 1,...
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In this Jan. 11, 2018, photo, Minnesota Vikings NFL quarterback Case Keenum looks to throw a pass during football practice warmups in Eden Prairie, Minn. Lightly recruited out of high school and undrafted out of college, Keenum has kept on proving perceptions about a 6-foot-1 quarterback wrong. Once a career backup, Keenum has quickly become perhaps the NFL's best success story of 2017 by taking over for the Minnesota Vikings and leading them within two wins of playing the Super Bowl on home turf. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
January 12, 2018 - 1:42 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When Minnesota's offense huddled for the first time that mid-September afternoon in Pittsburgh, Case Keenum's energy and confidence quickly filled the circle. The Vikings were forced to turn to their backup quarterback to start the second game of the season after Sam Bradford's...
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FILE - In this Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, file photo, Quavo performs with Travis Scott and DJ Khaled at the 2017 iHeartRadio Music Festival Day 2 held at T-Mobile Arena on in Las Vegas. Quavo of the Grammy-nominated rap group Migos had some fun on social media after it was pointed out that he once held a high school football record that Houston Texans backup quarterback Taylor Heinicke eventually outdid. (Photo by John Salangsang/Invision/AP, File)
December 29, 2017 - 3:53 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Quavo of the Grammy-nominated rap group Migos had some fun on social media this week after it was pointed out that he once held a high school football record that Houston Texans backup quarterback Taylor Heinicke eventually broke. The post that Quavo reposted on Instagram , which got...
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December 19, 2017 - 8:16 pm
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma superintendent resigned Tuesday amid an investigation of accusations that several school administrators failed to promptly report the sexual assault of a 16-year-old football player by several teammates. Bixby Schools Superintendent Kyle Wood resigned at a special...
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Zenobia Dobson hugs Assistant District Attorney Phil Morton Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, in Knoxville, Tenn., after a jury convicted Christopher Bassett of first degree murder and Kipling Colbert Jr. and Gregory Williams III of facilitation in the killing of her son Zaevion Dobson. (Michael Patrick/Knoxville News Sentinel via AP)
December 14, 2017 - 5:29 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jurors found one defendant guilty Thursday of first-degree murder and two others guilty on a lesser charge of facilitation of first-degree murder in the 2015 death of a Tennessee teen who was lauded for courageously shielding his friends from gunfire. Christopher Drone...
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Edna Karr defeated Lakeshore 48-26 in the 2017 Class 4A state championship football game
Seth Dunlap, WWL.com
Seth Dunlap
December 09, 2017 - 8:37 pm
The Edna Karr Cougars are used to making special December memories in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. They did it again this year in with another 4A championship game victory, a 48-26 runaway against the previously undefeated Lakeshore Titans. The Cougars (14-1) captured their second consecturive 4A...
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Catholic High defeats John Curtis in the 2017 Division I state champoinship
Seth Dunlap
December 09, 2017 - 4:13 pm
The Catholic High (Baton Rouge) Bears shocked the John Curtis Patriots 20-14 in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome to win the Division I state football championship. Catholic (11-3) was led by junior quararterback Cameron Dartez, who was a stellar 22-31 for 206 yards and a touchdown. Dartez also...
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Prep Football Championships from the Superdome
USA Today Sports
Seth Dunlap
December 09, 2017 - 10:57 am
The high school football state championships continue today from the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, and WWL Radio will bring you all three games live with full play by play coverage. The Division I title game starts at 11:30 a.m. with our pregame coverage and features a clash of two state powers. The...
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The Georgia Dome is destroyed in a scheduled implosion next to its replacement the Mercedes-Benz Stadium, left, Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, in Atlanta. The dome was not only the former home of the Atlanta Falcons but also the site of two Super Bowls, 1996 Olympics Games events and NCAA basketball tournaments among other major events. (AP Photo/Mike Stewart)
November 20, 2017 - 10:02 am
ATLANTA (AP) — One of the nation's largest domed stadiums collapsed Monday into a pile of jagged concrete and a vast cloud of smoke in a scheduled implosion in downtown Atlanta. Nearly 5,000 pounds of explosives were used to blast the Georgia Dome in Atlanta to smithereens at 7:30 a.m. Onlookers...
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