River Parish Football

News Archives in January 2014

All five classifications vote to retain split in football playoffs

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  • Classification
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  • 1/30/14 7:45pm

A vote my member schools of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association on Thursday seemed to give some River Parish football coaches a sense of resignation. “Before, people thought it was just a knee-jerk reaction and it was something that would be temporary. The reality is setting in that this is here to stay,” said St. Charles Catholic coach Frank Monica. What seems to be here to stay is a split between select... Keep Reading

Hahnville wrestling defeats Destrehan 62-14

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  • Game Recap
  • Other Sports
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  • 1/8/14 10:11pm

For the fifth straight meeting, the" Battle of the Bridge" trophy will rest comfortably on the westbank. Powered by eight pins, Hahnville defeated Destrehan 62-14 in the first dual meet of the season.  “Tonight I think was the result of us having a young team at certain weight classes,” said Destrehan coach Clay Harding. “Not having the experience that a lot of the wrestlers that Hahnville have.” Destrehan shot out... Keep Reading

RP All-Access Destrehan Wrestling

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  • Feature Story
  • Other Sports
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  • 1/7/14 12:19am

After four years of almost exclusive coverage of football, Riverparishfootball.com begins a new phase today with RP All-Access. Going behind the scenes, placing microphones on coaches, and getting to know the players in sports other than football is the objective. RP All-Access will begin with the upcoming Destrehan-Hahnville wrestling match. First up was a day at practice with Destrehan. Not just any day. On what was one of the coldest days in recent memory,... Keep Reading