Cougars open playoffs with win
Fans filled the seats of Cougar Stadium.
An abbreviated version of Louisiana Tech’s Band of Pride played from the stands.
Cheerleaders chanted from the sidelines.
There was no doubt the Louisiana High School Athletic Association football postseason was under way.
In a game filled with momentum swings and 175 yards in penalties, eighth-ranked Cedar Creek (9-2) escaped with a win over visiting Central Catholic (Morgan City) to advance in the Class 1A playoffs.