The Archbishop Rummel Raiders and Captain Shreve Gators will face off in Louisiana varsity football matchup on Friday, November 17, 2023, at In progress at LA. The Raiders are currently ranked no. 5 in the state, while the Gators are ranked no. 2.
This game is a part of the “2023 LHSAA Football Playoffs (Louisiana) – Division I Select” tournament.
- What it is: Varsity Football
- Matchup: Archbishop Rummel Raiders vs. Captain Shreve Gators
- Game Type: Playoffs
- Bracket: 2023 LHSAA Football Playoffs
- Round: Championship Round
- Time: Friday Nov 17, 2023, In progress (Local time)
- Locations: Slidell, LA
- Live Stream: Watch here
The Raiders and Gators are both coming off of wins in the first round of the playoffs. The Raiders defeated Northwood 34-14, while the Gators defeated Haughton 56-28.
The Raiders are led by quarterback Rhett Centanni, who has thrown for 1,800 yards and 20 touchdowns this season. The Gators are led by running back Walker Wicklund, who has rushed for 1,500 yards and 18 touchdowns.
This game is expected to be a close one. Both teams are evenly matched and have a lot of talent. The winner of this game will advance to the state championship game.
This is a matchup of two of the best teams in the state of Louisiana. The Gators are the favorites, but the Raiders are a dangerous team that can beat anyone on their given day.
The key to the game will be for the Raiders to stop the Gators’ running game. If the Raiders can force the Gators to one-dimensional, they will have a chance to win.
The Gators will need to get their passing game going in order to win. If the Gators can pass the ball effectively, they will be able to open up the running game and create scoring opportunities.
The game will be streamed live on the NFHS Network. To watch, you will need to create an account and subscribe to the NFHS Network. You can watch on your smartphone, tablet, computer, or connected device.
- Archbishop Rummel Raiders:
- Quarterback Rhett Centanni
- Wide receiver Mikey Ryan
- Linebacker Gavin Kennedy
- Captain Shreve Gators:
- Running back Walker Wicklund
- Wide receiver H. Willis
- Defensive back Andrew Sharp
I predict that the Archbishop Rummel Raiders will win this game by a score of 24-21.