Viral Performance: Erath's Bright prepares for college track career

Posted at 8:57 AM, Mar 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-20 10:20:19-04

Today's viral performance comes from Erath High School.

Blaze Bright was the state cross country champion as a junior last year and the state runner-up as a senior this year. Bright was getting ready for his track season and was being scouted by colleges when the COVID-19 outbreak forced the LHSAA to suspend the season.

There is some good news in this story. Blaze's aunt tells KATC that he's received a scholarship offer from the University of New Orleans.

"Viral Performances" highlights students from across Acadiana who's endeavors--in the classroom, bandroom, field, court, and elsewhere--have been put on hold because of the COVID-19 pandemic. If you have a viral performance you'd like to share, email it to