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Battle on the Border adds powerhouse John Curtis to big weekend

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KTBS 3 Sports can confirm that Louisiana high school football powerhouse John Curtis will play in this fall's Battle on the Border high school football showcase at Independence Stadium.  Head coach J.T. Curtis says his team will play Lufkin, TX on Saturday night in week two of the season this September.

The Sugar Bowl Prep Showcase in New Orleans is being canceled and the Big Easy's loss has become Shreveport's gain.  

Curtis has won three straight state championships and 26 all told.  The John Curtis-Lufkin game adds to an event which is growing to seven games over three days this fall.

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