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District title, possible No. 2 seed on line when DHS hosts Tigers

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  • 10/31/18 1:02pm

When Terrebonne visits Destrehan on Friday night in a battle of Top 10 teams, the District 7-5A title will be one the line but the Wildcats also will keep their eyes on another prize. “On our board, you see ‘district championship’ real small but behind that is ‘No. 2 seed,’ and that’s what we need to shoot for,” Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux said. After defeating Jesuit 28-23 in... Keep Reading

Destrehan survives late Jesuit comeback wins 28-23

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  • 10/27/18 2:54am

Mumford and Sons may have been the Voodoo Fest headliner nearby at City Park but it was Robicheaux and the Wildcats who got top billing at Tad Gormely Stadium Friday as Destrehan survived a late Jesuit rally for a 28-23 win. "My hat's off to Coach (Mark) Songy and his staff," said Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux. "(Jesuit) is just so well coached and play so hard. I'm happy, but just a little dissapointed... Keep Reading

Destrehan, Jesuit meet in rare late-season non-district encounter

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  • 10/25/18 2:00pm

While most of the state will be focused on key district games in Week 9, one of the top non-district games will take place at 6 p.m. Friday at Tad Gormley stadium in New Orleans when Destrehan takes on Jesuit out of the Catholic League. “It’s just a really, really tough opponent,” Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux said. “They are probably the best 5-3 team in the state of Louisiana. Their losses... Keep Reading

Destrehan continues to roll in District 7-5A with 47-0 win

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  • 10/20/18 3:34am

The one-two punch of running backs John Emery and Kyle Edwards delivered an early knockout blow to H.L. Bourgeois in Destrehan’s 47-0 domination of the visiting Braves in District 7-5A action Friday night. Emery and Edwards each had a pair of rushing touchdowns in the opening half to lead the Wildcats (7-1 overall, 5-0 in district). The running back duo each had touchdown runs in the first quarter to stake Destrehan... Keep Reading

Destrehan faces HLB’s Wing-T one week after dominating Trojans

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  • 10/18/18 5:19pm

If you are going to have “one of those type of games,” you just as soon be on the winning side. Destrehan found itself in such a position last week in the Wildcats’ 51-21 domination of Central Lafourche. Central Lafourche had gone into the game 5-1 but saw the Wildcats score 51 first-half points in the rout. “It was one of those things where everything kind of went right,” Destrehan coach... Keep Reading