BATON ROUGE – Alexandria Senior High knocked Zachary High out of the playoffs with a 32-28 quarterfinal win Friday night at Bronco Stadium. It was the first quarterfinal appearance for the Trojans in 5-A, under 6 year Head Coach Thomas Bachman.
Zachary jumped out 14-0 after back-to-back rushing touchdowns by sophomore quarterback Eli Holstein in the first quarter.
ASH scored late in the 1st quarter after a 7 yard rushing TD by Jarvis Newton. The Trojan’s rushing attack was too much for the Broncos giving up 198 yards.
Next up, Alexandria will face West Monroe in the semifinals.
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