River Parish Football

News Archives in November 2014

New Nicholls coach Rebowe stakes claim to local recruiting area

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  • Alumni
  • Feature Story
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  • 11/29/14 8:14pm

“I love the area. I always wanted to be here. I think it can be a special place.” With that Tim Rebowe, the former Destrehan High football coach, staked his claim to Thibodaux and the surrounding environs as the new coach at Nicholls State University. Rebowe, a Norco native, made it clear he plans to recruit between New Orleans and Baton Rouge, with a good helping of that coming from the “between... Keep Reading

Destrehan advances to semis with 24-12 playoff win over Hahnville

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  • Game Recap
  • Spring Practice
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  • 11/28/14 9:07am

If it works one time, why not try it again. Destrehan and Hahnville were slugging it out in a defensive battle through much of their Class 5A quarterfinal game Friday in Destrehan as the Wildcats were clinging to a 10-6 halftime lead. It was reminiscent of the regular-season matchup between the teams in which Destrehan was held to three points in the first half before the Wildcats wore down the Tigers on their way 24-6... Keep Reading

Familar foes face differences in Destrehan-Hahnville rematch

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  • Game Preview
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  • 11/27/14 10:41am

There’s a lot that is familiar when it comes to Destrehan and Hahnville. “We know what they do and they know what we do. I think the team that executes well will win the football game,” Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux said. Still, there will be differences when Destrehan hosts Hahnville at 7 p.m. Friday in the Class 5A quarterfinals. The Wildcats have had a penchant for jumping out to quick leads.... Keep Reading

Shuttle service set up for Hahnville-Destrehan game

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  • Feature Story
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  • 11/24/14 5:49pm

Anticipating a large crowd for the Hahnville at Destrehan playoff game Friday, a shuttle service has been set up, the St. Charles Parish Public Schools system has announced. A shuttle service will be provided from the Jerusalem Temple on Ormond Blvd. beginning at 5 p.m., where alternate parking has been designated. Busses will begin transporting fans from Jerusalem Temple to Wildcats Stadium beginning at 5 p.m. Friday. The busses will run every 30 minutes, beginning at 5... Keep Reading

Destrehan dominates East St. John 68-14 in playoff rout

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  • Game Recap
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  • 11/21/14 4:41pm

By MICHAEL HOTARD Twitter @michaelshotard Destrehan dominated East St. John from start to finish Friday night in Reserve as they advance in the playoffs. On the first play from scrimmage senior receiver Kirk Merritt dashed up the middle for a 55-yard run and score. DHS never looked back as they went on to win 68-14 dominating in almost every phase of the game. “We had a great game plan. Last time we did not... Keep Reading