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River Parish players major factor in quick turnaround for Nicholls

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  • Feature Story
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  • 11/9/17 1:12pm

THIBODAUX - A lot was on the line in Nicholls’ game last Saturday against Houston Baptist at Guidry Stadium. A 38-31 triumph the previous week at Incarnate Word gave the Colonels six wins and guaranteed Nicholls its first winning season since a 6-5 finish in 2007. A victory over Houston Baptist would allow NSU to finish unbeaten at home for only the third time in school history while solidifying its ranking in the Top 25 while... Keep Reading

Marbley, Jackson making mark in senior season for Green Wave

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  • Alumni
  • Feature Story
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  • 9/28/17 4:19pm

NEW ORLEANS - It was gut-check time for the Tulane football team late in the Green Wave’s game last Saturday afternoon versus Army at Yulman Stadium. The Black Knights had just scored to take a 17-14 lead and Tulane had the ball at its own 25-yard line with 5:32 left in the game. With the way Army controlled the clock in the second half with its relentless triple-option attack, the Green Wave knew it... Keep Reading

Destrehan, St. Charles meet in big Week 2 River Parish matchup

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  • Alumni
  • Feature Story
  • Game Preview
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  • 9/6/17 9:53am

River Parish fans get to witness a marquee matchup of area teams when Destrehan plays at St. Charles Catholic on Friday in a game that was born out of mutual need for the schools. “It’s a game we have to play because of the success of both programs,” Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux said. “It’s hard to schedule games and I think Frank (Monica, the St. Charles coach) sort... Keep Reading

River Parish players have key role in Colonels’ win over McNeese

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  • Alumni
  • Feature Story
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  • 9/1/17 12:37pm

THIBODAUX - Once again, players from River Parish high schools played a prominent role in a Nicholls victory. As the Colonels’ offense struggled early in their season opener against McNeese State on Thursday night at a nearly-packed house at Guidry Stadium, a Nicholls defense – featuring a strong contingent of River Parish players – kept NSU in the game, ultimately allowing for a dramatic last-second victory. The Colonels’ defense continually had their backs... Keep Reading

Narcisse named top quarterback of RPF-dot-com era

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  • Alumni
  • Feature Story
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  • 7/17/17 3:57pm

For the past seven years we have been blessed with a stable of talented quarterbacks in River Parish Football. Ranking the Top 5, like the other positions is no easy task. Injuries, transfers, etc. have made this list even more of a challenge. With that said, here is my list of the Top 5 quarterbacks from the Riverparishfootball-dot-com era which is 2010-present. All five are currently playing Division I college football: 1. Lowell Narcisse (St James Class of 2017) ... Keep Reading