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RA, Hahnville, Destrehan get started with Friday scrimmages

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  • Game Preview
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  • 8/16/18 3:56pm

With Riverside Academy’s numbers down this year, first-year Rebels coach Kevin Dizer said he sees Friday’s scrimmage against visiting Ellender as a chance to get a truly good look at his squad. “I’m so excited for it because with our numbers being so low, it’s really hard to get a good look,” said Dizer, whose Rebels host Ellender at 6 p.m. “Not only is... Keep Reading

RPF.com seeking correspondents for upcoming football season

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  • Feature Story
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  • 8/15/18 9:46am

RiverParishFootball.com is seeking correspondents to help with football coverage for the 2018 season. RPF.com is seeking correspondents to cover games in the River Parishes on Friday nights during the season, along with other game-night coverage help. The position is ideal for college students with flexable schedules and looking to earn a bit of extra spending money. Budding journalists looking for practical experience or perhaps former high school football players seeking to stay close to... Keep Reading

Quality offseason work carries over into fall practice for DHS

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  • Feature Story
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  • 8/10/18 10:39am

Quality work over the spring and summer has carried over to the start of fall practice for the Destrehan Wildcats. “The kids come out here and work hard and do everything we ask. It’s a good group of players that if we stick together, we have a chance to win a few games,” Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux said earlier this week. Destrehan has worked in shells for three days before donning... Keep Reading

Destrehan, West St. John have solid outings in spring game action

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  • Game Recap
  • Spring Practice
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  • 5/16/18 9:42pm

Destrehan showed early in its Spring Game on Wednesday that the Wildcats continue to have quick-strike ability. In a scrimmage that feature Destrehan’s first- and second-team units alternating series against visiting Covington, the Wildcats scored twice in their opening set of 12 plays. Over at West St. John’s three-team scrimmage against Riverdale and KIPP-Booker T. Washington, the Rams scored early as well but it was the WSJ defense that looked rock solid. ... Keep Reading

DHS Wildcats feature a bit of old and new during spring practice

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  • Spring Practice
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  • 4/30/18 7:06pm

The Destrehan football helmet could well serve as a theme for the Wildcats in 2018. The familiar Wildcat logo remains but red has given way to gray or silver. Even the Wildcats aren’t quite sure yet. “It’s kind of a combination. I’m not sure; we just picked one that looked good,” Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux said during the Wildcats’ third day of spring practice on Monday afternoon.... Keep Reading