Morgan City High School's Treyveon Francois
(The Daily Review/Mico Aloisio)
MCHS will travel to face Erath Friday
The Morgan City Tigers will travel to face Erath Friday in nondistrict football action.
Morgan City enters the game 0-2, while Erath is 1-1.
A week ago, the Tigers fell to White Castle 44-6. Meanwhile, the Bobcats defeated Loreauville, 34-20, after falling to Ascension Episcopal in its season opener.
Erath is led by quarterback Luke LeBlanc and running back Jax Thibodeaux. LeBlanc has completed 20 of 34 passes for 296 yards with five touchdowns, while Thibodeaux has rushed 42 times for 262 yards and two scores.
Colton Punch is the team’s top receiver with six catches for 112 yards and three scores.
Morgan City is led by Devonta Grogan, who has rushed 15 times for 77 yards and has three receptions for 65 yards. He also has thrown a 31-yard touchdown pass.
Quarterback Khai Hartley has completed 4 of 18 passes for 63 yards with one interception this season.
Hayden Barron also has one reception for 31 yards and a score.
Morgan City High School Coach Chris Stroud could not be reached for comment for this week’s preview.
Additional reporting by the Abbeville Meridional.