River Parish Football

News Archives in August 2014

Destrehan holds off Lutcher 21-13 in Ed Reed River Parish Jamboree

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  • 8/30/14 12:28am

Although pleased with the effort of their teams, both Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux and Lutcher Tim Detillier lamented the number of mistakes in the Wildcats’ 21-13 home win Friday night in the second game of the Ed Reed River Parish Jamboree. In the first game, Hahnville defeated Southern Lab 42-12. “Too many mistakes, too many penalties; I thought we kind of lost our composure a little bit,” Robicheaux said. “We had... Keep Reading

Quality opponents make area jamborees no ordinary games

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  • 8/27/14 1:22pm

When you play a team the caliber of Destrehan, you’re not playing an ordinary jamboree. At least that’s the way the Lutcher Bulldogs view things. “They are most probably the best team on our schedule. It’s either them or Dutchtown. That has our attention,” Lutcher coach Tim Detillier said. Lutcher takes on Destrehan in the second game of the Ed Reed River Parishes Jamboree on Friday in... Keep Reading

Destrehan gets better of young Spartans squad in scrimmage

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  • 8/22/14 10:57pm

There’s a familiarity between Destrehan and Salmen that the coaches of both teams like. “We have been scrimmaging Salmen for 20 years and there’s a reason we do it. They are tough, physical and they have great athletes,” Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux said. “We’re a young team. We’re going through some growing pains. This type of work is going to expose us and make us... Keep Reading

Robicheaux, Wildcats looking to build upon success of 2013

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  • 8/20/14 2:32pm

Stephen Robicheaux is three years back into his second stint at Destrehan and the Wildcats’ coach as his program in a good place. “The first year back, you start working on the little things. We starting working on things that made Destrehan successful in the past,” Robicheaux explained. “I think that was key that the kids realized there are some things that make you successful and you have to buy into... Keep Reading

Getting ball to playermakers chore for new Destrehan quarterback

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  • 8/14/14 9:31am

With guys like receivers Kirk Merritt and Alfred Smith at receiver on the outside and running back Will Matthews, Destrehan has experienced, explosive playmakers all over the field on offense. A year ago, the guy who constantly, and efficiently, spread the ball around to all of those playmakers was Donovan Isom. The rangy, strong-armed quarterback has taken his talents to the University of Utah, so the big question for the Wildcats going into the season... Keep Reading