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Several Basile defense lineman take down a Montgomery player during game two of the Class 1-A football playoffs. The Bearcats finished the night with a victory, taking down the Tigers 63 to 40. Basile now prepares to travel to Kentwood to face the No. 3 ranked Kentwood Kangaroos. (Gazette photo by Sylis Manuel)

On to round three

BASILE – In a rematch from last year’s Class 1-A playoffs, the Basile Bearcats battled the Montgomery Tigers in a game between two different styles of offense.

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Basile High quarterback Dawson Ashford (3) hands off to running back Logan David (17) in a game earlier this season. The Bearcats will host the Montgomery Tigers in the second round of the LHSAA Class 1A playoffs tomorrow night. Last year the Bearcats defeated the Tigers 14-8 in this same spot of the post-season. (Gazette photo by Yvette Jagneaux)

Familiar opponent

Each year, before the LHSAA announces the playoff brackets, teams throughout the state wait with anticipation, to see who they will play, not only in the first round but in the rounds to follow.


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