...and down the stretch they come! Seven STPPS teams entered Week 9 of the 2018 #STPPSFootball season in contention for a coveted playoff spot.
Slidell (7-2) continued its hot streak as the Tigers used a two-TD performance from Tito Simmons to win their sixth straight game - a 29-17 win at Fontainebleau (5-4).
No. 2 Lakeshore (9-0) won its 21st consecutive regular-season win with a 45-14 win over Pearl River (6-2).
In other District 6-5A action, Hammond (5-4) knocked off Covington (3-6) 23-7, and St. Paul's (4-5) handed Mandeville (2-6) a heartbreaking 14-10 defeat. Northshore (4-5) jumped out to a three-score lead and held on for a 21-7 over Ponchatoula (2-7).
Franklinton (3-6) swept the season series with Salmen (1-8), defeating the Spartans 36-8.
The remaining game on the Week 9 slate is Franklinton (3-5) at Salmen (1-7).
#STPPSFOOTBALL WEEK 9 SCOREBOARD
Friday, October 26
Hammond 23, Covington 7
Slidell 29, Fontainebleau 17
St. Paul's 14, Mandeville 10
Northshore 21, Ponchatoula 7
#2 Lakeshore 45, Pearl River 14
Franklinton 36, Salmen 8
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