BATON ROUGE – Timing is everything in sports, especially in football. Nobody knows that better than former LSU quarterback Marcus Randall who is in his third year as the head coach at Woodlawn. The Panthers (5-4) are coming off their first district 5-A championship under Coach Randall.
The Panthers started the season 0-3, but battled back in district play upsetting No. 1 Catholic High and finished with a 4-1 record.
Now, Woodlawn looks to build off that momentum as they try to make a run in the playoffs. The13th ranked Panthers welcome in No. 20 Natchitoches Central Friday night.
This is Woodlawn’s second playoff appearance after dropping a heartbreaker in double overtime to East St. John, 35-28.
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