Zachary was down 20-7 early on in the game, but they would score 28 unanswered points to win the 5A state championship 28-20 over the Ponchatoula Green Wave.
A trick play by the Green Wave that resulted in quarterback Nolan Tribble connecting up with Amorion Walkerfor a 51-yard touchdown on a flea flicker to take a 7-0 lead in the first quarter.
Conner Wisham would score from 9 yards out for the Broncos making it 7-7. But the Green Wave came right back with two touchdown runs from Braydon Johnson to go up 20-7.
Broncos quarterback Eli Holstein *Texas A&M commit* bounced back quickly, connecting with Jordan Williams for a 22-yard touchdown pass to bring within six at 20-14 at the half.
The Broncos took their first lead, 21-20, on a one-yard touchdown run from Holstein in the third.
Holstein would give his team some much needed breathing room with a 41-yard touchdown pass to Tylon Williams to put the Broncos up 28-20 midway through the fourth.
The Broncos defense would go on to stand tall keeping the Green Wave out the end zone after Carlton Johnson intercepted a pass in the red zone at the one yard line.
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