The high school football season is right around the corner and recently the local team's coaches and players spoke to ESPN1420/Acadiana Postgame about the upcoming season.

First up is the St. Thomas More Cougars and head coach Jim Hightower who talks about this upcoming season, the schedule, the match-up with Teurlings, what he's most excited about and more.

Next, the players (L to R-Grant St. Cyr, Luke Howard, Nicholas Wolf, Beau Moncla) sat down to talk about being seniors, becoming leaders of this team, teammates who they've seen the most improvements and more.