BATON ROUGE – No. 1 Zachary is headed back the Superdome after a two year hiatus, punching their ticket to the 5A State Championship with a 34-13 win over No. 4 Destrehan.

The Broncos started fast and ended strong with big time plays by their defense. Zachary shut them out in the second half and held the Wildcats to just 13 points, an offense that came into this semi-finals matchup averaging 40 points per game.

The Zachary offense shined with senior running back Connor Wisham’s return. Wisham finished with 3 touchdowns.

Next up, the Broncos will face No. 3 Ponchatoula in the 5A State Championship Saturday, December 11th.