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Comets defeat Slidell in season opener 

LAPLACE — St. Charles Catholic hosted Slidell Friday in the 2020 football season opened and ended the night with a 17-0 shutout victory. 

After a Slidell punt, the Comets drove forward 50 yards in six plays, capped off by a 20-yard touchdown run by Keenan Gauff. The first quarter ended with the Comets in the lead 7-0.  

The scoreboard stayed steady through the second and third quarters. Early in the fourth quarter, Carter Chauvin snagged a 26-yard field goal for the Comets to increase the score to 10-0. Zack Vicknair added a two-yard touchdown to bring the final score to 17-0.