River Parish Football

News Archives in 2014

Rebowe turns full attention to Nicholls after New Orleans Bowl victory

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  • 12/28/14 8:44pm

As one chapter of the Timmy Rebowe coaching career ended last Saturday, another got underway. After 11 years as an assistant at Louisiana-Lafayette, Rebowe's UL tenure came to an end as the Ragin Cajuns defeated Nevada 16-3, claiming their fourth straight R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl victory. "First of all I want to say I'm happy for these guys," said Rebowe. "I'm so proud for them to win four bowl championships. Sometimes... Keep Reading

Robicheaux: loss doesn’t diminish accomplishments of Wildcats

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  • Championship
  • Feature Story
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  • 12/14/14 11:11am

By Michael Hotard NEW ORLEANS - Destrehan football coach Stephen Robicheaux experienced a feeling he has never felt before. He watched his Wildcats fall in the class Class 5A state title game Saturday night in the Superdome. Most of the fans and alumni can remember the 2007 and 2008 season where Destrehan notched undefeated seasons. Unfortunately for the Wildcats, the 2014 season did not have the same storybook ending after losing to familiar playoff foe Acadiana 23-7. The... Keep Reading

Robicheaux: loss doesn’t diminish accomplishments of Wildcats

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  • Championship
  • Feature Story
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  • 12/14/14 11:08am

By Michael Hotard NEW ORLEANS - Destrehan football coach Stephen Robicheaux experienced a feeling he has never felt before. He watched his Wildcats fall in the class Class 5A state title game Saturday night in the Superdome. Most of the fans and alumni can remember the 2007 and 2008 season where Destrehan notched undefeated seasons. Unfortunately for the Wildcats, the 2014 season did not have the same storybook ending after losing to familiar playoff foe Acadiana 23-7. The... Keep Reading

Destrehan falls to Acadiana 23-7 in Class 5A state championship

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  • Championship
  • Game Recap
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  • 12/13/14 9:02pm

NEW ORLEANS – The opening drive told the story of the type of night it was going to be for the Destrehan Wildcats in the Class 5A state championship game Saturday in the Superdome. Constantly feeding the ball to running back Will Matthews, the Wildcats used up almost half of the first quarter on the opening drive of the game. Destrehan successfully managed to move the football, converting on third down on three occasions and... Keep Reading

Experienced Destrehan defense veering up for Acadiana offense

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  • 12/12/14 7:09pm

This time around, the Destrehan defense knows what to expect. A year ago, the Wildcats fell short in their quest to reach the Superdome and the Class 5A state championship team as Destrehan was unable to stop the veer offense of eventual champion Acadiana, falling 35-7 in the semifinals. It’s been a long road back, but the Wildcats get another chance at Acadiana, this time in the state championship when the two teams... Keep Reading