Farmerville, LA – The stage is set for an epic gridiron battle as the Jena Giants and Union Parish Farmers prepare to lock horns in a thrilling LHSAA Playoffs varsity Football matchup. Scheduled to take place on Friday, December 1, 2023, at 7:00 PM at Union Parish High School in Farmerville, LA, this clash promises to be a heart-pounding spectacle.
What it is: Varsity Football
Matchup: Jena Giants vs Union Parish Farmers
Game Type: Playoff
Bracket: 2023 LHSAA Football Playoffs (Louisiana) – Division III Non-Select
Time: Friday Dec 1, 2023, 7:00 PM (Local Time)
Locations: Union Parish High School – (LA)
Live Stream: Watch here
This highly anticipated encounter marks a rematch of the 2021 LHSAA Division III Non-Select state championship game, where Union Parish emerged victorious with a score of 28-21. The Farmers, seeking retribution for their 30-7 loss to the Giants earlier this season, are determined to reclaim their title as the reigning champions.
Key Factors to Watch
All eyes will be on the Jena Giants’ potent offense, which has been averaging an impressive 35 points per game. Quarterback Bryson Stovall and running back Jayden Thibodeaux have been instrumental in the Giants’ offensive success, leading the charge with their exceptional skills and determination.
On the defensive side of the ball, the Union Parish Farmers stand resolute, allowing a mere 14 points per game. Linebacker Trey Holly and defensive end Treyvon Jones have been the cornerstones of the Farmers’ defensive prowess, consistently thwarting opponents’ offensive advances.
The turnover battle is expected to play a pivotal role in determining the outcome of this crucial matchup. The team that can effectively control the ball and minimize turnovers will likely gain a significant advantage.
How to watch
Here is a complete guide on how to watch Northwest vs. Cecilia Boys Football game on Friday, December 1, 2023, at 7:00 pm ET.
Here are the steps on how to watch the game on NFHS Network:
- Go to NFHSNetwork.com
- Create an account or sign in
- Purchase a subscription
- Select the Northwest vs. Cecilia game
- Enjoy the game!
The game will also be available on local radio stations. Please check your local listings for the station that will be carrying the game.
While both teams bring their A-game to the table, the Union Parish Farmers hold a slight edge in this closely contested matchup. Their experience, home-field advantage, and unwavering motivation could prove to be the deciding factors in this highly anticipated clash.
Union Parish Farmers 27 – Jena Giants 24