River Parish Football

News Archives in May 2016

Destrehan beats Covington, weather in spring game clash

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  • Spring Practice
  • Posted:
  • 5/19/16 9:44pm

Regardless of the outcome, when Destrehan and Covington meet, they usually bring out the best in each other. Both head coaches felt that way following Thursday’s spring game at Destrehan. The game, which was originally scheduled for Friday at Covington, was moved to Destrehan on Thursday in anticipation of inclement weather and the fact the Wildcats have an artificial turf playing surface. “We love play Covington,” said Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux. ... Keep Reading

Destrehan Wildcats look for clear skies ahead with start of drills

  • Tags:
  • Spring Practice
  • Posted:
  • 5/4/16 1:47pm

If a decision made Monday is the worst call Stephen Robicheaux makes in 2016, the Destrehan coach would have to consider himself ahead of the game. The Wildcats pushed back the start of spring practice from Monday to Tuesday because of a forecast of continued inclement weather. “We looked at the radar and I made the worst call I’ve made in a few years not to go so we didn’t waste... Keep Reading