Saints to host 7-on-7 regional tournament Saturday, June 14
The New Orleans Saints will host the annual NFL High School Player Development 7-on-7 Regional Tournament on Saturday, June 14 at the team’s training facility in Metairie.
Nineteen area high school teams will compete in the non-contact 7-on-7 single-elimination tournament. Each team will consist of 12 players and two coaches. Games will take place on the indoor and outdoor practice fields.
The winning team will represent the Saints at the NFL’s 7-on-7 National Tournament in Indianapolis later this summer.
Bogalusa, Chef Patriots, East St. John, Franklin, H.L. Bourgeois, Highland Baptist Christian School, Hometown Saints, Isidore Newman, Jim Hill, L.W. Higgins, Lafayette Christian Academy, Lake Area, McMain, St. Augustine, St. Martin (Miss.), St. Martin (La.), Tylertown, West Jefferson and West St. John are registered to participate.
The event will be open to the media from 9 a.m. until the championship game concludes.