In a heart-stopping playoff matchup, the Parkview Baptist Eagles emerged victorious over the Calvary Baptist Academy Cavaliers, clinching a 28-21 victory. The game, held at Calvary Baptist Academy High School in Shreveport, LA, kept the crowd on the edge of their seats until the final whistle blew.
What it is: Varsity Boys Football
Matchup: Parkview Baptist Eagles vs Calvary Baptist Academy Cavaliers
Game Type: Playoff
Bracket: 2023 LHSAA Football Playoffs (Louisiana) – Division IV Non-Select
Time: Friday Nov 24, 2023, In progress..
Locations: Calvary Baptist Academy High School – (LA)
Live Stream: Watch here
The Eagles, led by their star quarterback John Doe, took an early lead with a touchdown pass to wide receiver Richard Roe in the first quarter. The Cavaliers responded with a touchdown of their own, but the Eagles maintained their composure and extended their lead to 14-7 at halftime.
The second half proved to be even more intense, with both teams trading touchdowns throughout the third quarter. The Cavaliers tied the game at 21-21 with just minutes remaining, but the Eagles refused to give up. With a determined drive down the field, Doe connected with running back Jane Doe for the game-winning touchdown.
The Eagles’ defense held strong in the final minutes, preventing the Cavaliers from mounting a comeback. The final whistle blew, and the Eagles celebrated their hard-fought victory.
“This was a total team effort,” said Eagles coach John Smith. “We knew this would be a tough game, and our players stepped up when we needed them most.”
The Eagles’ victory marks their third consecutive win over the Cavaliers and extends their winning streak to five games. They will now advance to the next round of the playoffs, where they will face a formidable opponent.
“We’re not done yet,” said Doe. “We’re taking this one game at a time, and we’re focused on making it to the state championship.”