River Parish Football

News Archives in April 2013

Competition, continuity key for Destrehan with the start of spring practice

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  • Spring Practice
  • Posted:
  • 4/30/13 2:22pm

The difference between the opening day of spring practice for Destrehan’s football team Monday and from a year ago is starkly different for head coach Stephen Robicheaux and his Wildcats. A year ago at this time, Robicheaux, who led Destrehan to two Class 5A state championships, was beginning his second stint as Wildcats coach. The difference isn’t so much in the players as in the continuity of the coaching staff. &ldquo... Keep Reading

ESJ new Week 10 foe for Destrehan rather than old rival Hahnville

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  • Schedule Preview
  • Posted:
  • 4/22/13 11:35am

Seeking to end a three-year non-playoff drought, at least the Destrehan Wildcats won't have to face rival Hahnville in an emotional Week 10 encounter with a potential postseason spot on the line. In the recent past, Destrehan and Hahnville have squared off in the final week of the regular season. In 2013, the rivals will meet in Week 2 of the District 7-5A schedule. "We like it where it's at. I'm not a big... Keep Reading