River Parish Football

News Archives in 2013

Marbley named RPF.com Defensive Player of the Year

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  • 12/28/13 6:42pm

As a junior Rae Juan Marbley become the first defensive player to win the Riverparishfootball.com Player of the Week after a four sack performance against West Jefferson. The Destrehan linebacker has once again left his mark, finishing his season as the Riverparishfootball.com Defensive Player of the Year. “It’s really exciting,” said Marbley. “We had a pretty good season, finished the season with 137 tackles so you know it&rsquo... Keep Reading

Isom named RPF.com Offensive Player of the Year

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  • 12/27/13 8:18pm

After leading the River Parishes in passing yards (2,021), touchdowns (26), and completion percentage (65%), Destrehan quarterback Donovan Isom has been named the 2013 Riverparishfootball.com Offensive Player of the Year. "This is truly a blessing and an honor," said Isom. "There's a lot of great players to come from the River Parishes. Just to look back at it and know that I got Offensive Player of the Year, this is truly a blessing." Isom helped lead Destrehan... Keep Reading

RPF.com Coach of the Year finalists announced

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  • 12/25/13 8:13pm

Although for the third time in four years since Riverparishfootball.com has been in existence, no teams from RPF made it the state championships, there were still excellent seasons for many teams highlighted by a pair of remarkable turnarounds and three district titles. Here are the six finalists for the Riverparishfootball.com Coach of the Year: Phillip Banko (East St. John)- Over a year since Hurricane Isaac ravaged East St. John’s fieldhouse... Keep Reading

Defensive Player of the Year finalists announced

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  • 12/21/13 12:56pm

In every era, producing stellar defensive talent has been a theme for River Parish Football. Players like A.J. Duhe (Godchaux/ESJ), Lionel Washington (Lutcher), and Burnell Dent (Destrehan) had standout NFL careers. Currently players like Tyson Jackson (WSJ) and LaRon Landry (Hahnville) are making their marks in the NFL, with Ed Reed (Destrehan) surely headed to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. In 2013, defensive play was again very special in the River Parishes. The... Keep Reading

RPF.com Offensive Player of the Year finalists announced

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  • 12/20/13 12:04pm

In the season of giving, it’s time for RPF.com to hand out its annual post-season awards. Over the next four days we will announce our finalists for Offensive Player of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, Athlete of the Year, and Coach of the Year. Each day beginning Friday December 27, we will announce one of the winners of the four awards plus the annual Nick Forsythe Courage Award. Today we begin... Keep Reading