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AND HE'S OFF ........

Avoyelles halfback Myron Robertson (8) takes off for some of his game-leading 116 rushing yards last Friday against the Northwest Raiders in Round 1 of the Class AAA playoffs. Northwest defeated the Mustangs, 40-28. {Photo by Connie Giovanetti}

High school football season ends as parish's three teams fall in playoffs

After 11 weeks of Friday (and some Thursday) night contests, the high school football season came to an end in Avoyelles Parish in Round 1 of the 32-team playoffs in both Class AAA and Class AA.

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Avoyelles defender Antonio Edwards (69) strips the ball from a Bolton running back and races to the end zone during the Mustangs’ 30-7 victory over the Bears last Thursday. Unfortunately, although no whistles were blown, no flags were thrown and Edwards’ knee was never down, the return was called back and the touchdown nullified. {Photo by Connie Giovanetti}

High school football teams play regular season finales Friday

The high school football regular season ends Friday with Avoyelles and Bunkie favored to defeat their foes while Marksville faces an opponent whose only loss is to a team that will most likely end



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