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Mustang Quarterback Brody Knott (right in gray) leads the way for running back Javien Jackson during Avoyelles’ 58-29 trouncing of the visiting Menard Eagles last Friday. {Photo by Connie Giovanetti}

Week 3 in Avoyelles Parish sees a lot of points scored

If you like to see the scoreboard light up, then Week 3 was your kind of week for the three football playing high schools in Avoyelles Parish. There were 189 points scored in the three games.

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Tigers keep Catskin
Marksville High School Tigers players and coaches surround the coveted Catskin banner after defeating the Bunkie Panthers, 44-0, in the season opener for both teams on Sept. 1. Marksville now holds a six-game winning streak in the traditional rivalry game that was put on hold the past two years due to scheduling conflicts. Bunkie holds an overall advantage in the long-running series. The win means the banner will be displayed again this year at Marksville and be up for grabs again next Fall. {Photo by Crystal Fuqua}

Marksville Tigers crush Bunkie Panthers, 44-0, to keep Catskin

As if there weren't going to be enough distractions with Bunkie and Marksville meeting in football for the first time in three seasons in the renewal of The Battle for the Catskin, Hurricane Harve



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