GONZALES, La. – East Ascension hadn’t played on its home turf all season, but St. Amant played spoiler at Spartan Stadium.
The historic rivalry etched another chapter with a defensive classic Friday night. Both the Spartans and Gators’ defenses dominated and forced second half turnovers. St. Amant forced and recovered a fumble, and EA picked off quarterback Cole Poirrier.
However, the Gators offense was the unit to break through. Poirrier lead St. Amant on the game’s lone touchdown drive, capping it off with a keeper on the read option.
St. Amant beat East Ascension 10-6.
Click the video for highlights from the game and sound from head coach David Oliver.