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River Parish CAA hosting Nicholls State football fundraiser

  • Tags:
  • Alumni
  • Feature Story
  • Teams:
  • Destrehan, East St. John, Lutcher, Riverside, St. Charles, St. James, West St. John
  • Posted:
  • 3/24/17 12:20pm

It has been no coincidence that the pipeline of River Parish football talent to Nicholls State has been flourishing over the past few years. Since being named the Colonels head coach in 2015, Tim Rebowe, a Norco native, Destrehan grad, and former Destrehan head coach has regularly tapped into his talent-rich home base. This spring, eleven River Parish players are on the Nicholls roster. Next week Rebowe is headed home again, but this time he won... Keep Reading

Laiche, Pittman and friends come up big for Nicholls versus SFA

  • Tags:
  • Alumni
  • Feature Story
  • Teams:
  • Destrehan, East St. John, Lutcher, St. Charles, Riverside
  • Posted:
  • 10/11/16 6:41pm

They were there for Tim Rebowe when he needed them most. With Nicholls clinging to a 35-28 lead over Stephen F. Austin in double-overtime last Saturday in Thibodaux, the Colonels needed a defensive stop to win the game – and there they were. Of the 11 players on the field for the Nicholls defense, five were from the River Parishes. There was Sully Laiche, the former Lutcher Bulldog on the defensive line. Linebackers Evan Veron of... Keep Reading

NSU’s Laiche garners national recognition with three-sack effort

  • Tags:
  • Alumni
  • Feature Story
  • Team:
  • Lutcher
  • Posted:
  • 9/19/16 4:40pm

Special to RiverParishFootball.com THIBODAUX - Following an impressive three-sack game on Saturday, Nicholls State University freshman defensive linemen Sully Laice has received STATS FCS National Freshman of the Week honorable mention, the organization announced Monday afternoon.  Laiche, a former Lutcher Bulldogs standout, led the charge for the defensive front in the Colonels’ 35-28 win over the University of Immaculate Word as he recorded three of the team’s five sacks In... Keep Reading

Former Hahnville quarterback Melancon measures up at MPA

  • Tags:
  • Alumni
  • Feature Story
  • Team:
  • Hahnville
  • Posted:
  • 6/29/16 7:45pm

THIBODAUX - Try as they might, big-name college quarterback after big-name college quarterback were unable to hit all three targets of the Air-It-Out competition on Saturday night at the Manning Passing Academy on the Nicholls State University campus. Then, Easton Melancon of Division III Louisiana College showed them how it was done. The moving targets were golf carts. The first moved across the field from one sideline to the other from 15 yards away. A second... Keep Reading

River Parish native Rebowe gets first win as Nicholls State coach

  • Tags:
  • Alumni
  • Feature Story
  • Teams:
  • Destrehan, Hahnville, St. Charles, St. James, West St. John
  • Posted:
  • 10/19/15 10:45am

THIBODAUX, La. - The celebratory postgame rush onto the field by the Nicholls State Colonels on Saturday afternoon didn’t go exactly according to plan. “We practiced that on Friday. The first thing I told them (after the game) was I was a little disappointed. I thought they would be a little more excited. I think they were in shock after it being so long,” Nicholls coach Tim Rebowe joked. You will... Keep Reading

Jackson suffers first loss at Superdome

  • Tags:
  • Alumni
  • Team:
  • West St. John
  • Posted:
  • 10/16/15 5:31am

While most of the talk this morning will center around the Falcons first loss of the season, Atlanta’s 31-21 defeat to New Orleans marked another first. For West St. John alum and current Atlanta defensive end Tyson Jackson, it marked the first loss of his career at the Mercedes Benz Superdome. Jackson helped West St. John to back-to-back 2A State Championships in 2003 and 2004. As a junior at LSU Jackson helped the Tigers to... Keep Reading

First-year Nicholls coach Rebowe looking to build with local players

  • Tags:
  • Alumni
  • Teams:
  • Destrehan, East St. John, Hahnville, St. Charles, St. James, West St. John
  • Posted:
  • 10/6/15 7:48pm

THIBODAUX - The scoreboard showed a loss of 37-7. In previous weeks, the losing numbers were 47-0, 20-10 and 48-0. It also showed that first-year coach Tim Rebowe, the former Destrehan High head coach and University of Louisiana at Lafayette assistant, and his Nicholls State squad has a long way to go to turn around the low-water mark in Colonel history. The Colonels have now lost 22 games in a row. Nicholls lost its final six... Keep Reading

Feist prepares for junior season at LSU

  • Tags:
  • Alumni
  • Team:
  • West St. John
  • Posted:
  • 9/2/15 8:47am

Former West St. John standout Ronnie Feist is keeping a positive approach heading into his junior season at LSU. Feist, now listed as the backup at middle linebacker, has seen action in nine games and registered seven tackles during his career with the Tigers. During LSU media day, RPF.com caught up with Feist who talked about his expectations, getting a vote of confidence from Les Miles, and even on Brandon Walters becoming the new... Keep Reading

New Nicholls coach Rebowe stakes claim to local recruiting area

  • Tags:
  • Alumni
  • Feature Story
  • Team:
  • Destrehan
  • Posted:
  • 11/29/14 8:14pm

“I love the area. I always wanted to be here. I think it can be a special place.” With that Tim Rebowe, the former Destrehan High football coach, staked his claim to Thibodaux and the surrounding environs as the new coach at Nicholls State University. Rebowe, a Norco native, made it clear he plans to recruit between New Orleans and Baton Rouge, with a good helping of that coming from the “between... Keep Reading

Rebowe’s hire as NSU coach seen as home run among prep coaches

  • Tags:
  • Alumni
  • Feature Story
  • Team:
  • Destrehan
  • Posted:
  • 11/21/14 2:45pm

The sport may be football but River Parish coaches agree Nicholls State University hit a home run with hiring of Tim Rebowe as the Colonels’ new head coach. Rebowe, 51, a former Destrehan head coach and recent University of Louisiana-Lafayette assistant was named the new Nicholls coach at a press conference Friday morning. “I’m excited personally. He’s a good friend. I’m real excited for him to get the... Keep Reading