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Destrehan faces HLB’s Wing-T one week after dominating Trojans

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  • 10/18/18 5:19pm

If you are going to have “one of those type of games,” you just as soon be on the winning side. Destrehan found itself in such a position last week in the Wildcats’ 51-21 domination of Central Lafourche. Central Lafourche had gone into the game 5-1 but saw the Wildcats score 51 first-half points in the rout. “It was one of those things where everything kind of went right,” Destrehan coach... Keep Reading

Destrehan plays three of final four at home after narrow win over ESJ

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  • 10/10/18 4:16pm

“When you sit back there and it’s late and you have the ball on your own 1-yard line and you make that drive, I think it was kind of a statement. That was key in turning the momentum back in our favor,” Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux said of his team’s game last week against East St. John. The battle of Wildcats was tied 28-28 when Destrehan got the ball... Keep Reading

Destrehan-East St. John a rivalry all its own as teams meet Friday

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  • 10/4/18 4:32pm

The East St. John-Destrehan rivalry may be bigger than a lot of people think. “It’s as good a rivalry as Hahnville-Destrehan,” declared Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux. “To the kids, East St. John is a big rival. They know a lot of the kids over there.” Destrehan is riding high as usual going into the game Friday at Joe Keller Stadium in Reserve, sporting a 4-1 record overall and 2-0... Keep Reading

Suspensions make task for THS harder against Destrehan

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  • 9/27/18 2:22pm

Facing Destrehan, the seven-ranked team in Class 5A, and its imposing array of offensive talent at the skilled positions can be a taunting task for any opponent. The chore was made even more difficult for the visiting Thibodaux Tigers on Friday night, who will be without five players – including several starters – who have been suspended for the Destrehan game after being involved in a fight in THS’ 30-6 win last week over... Keep Reading

Destrehan-Hahnville no ordinary Week 4 high school football game

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  • 9/19/18 1:06pm

For all the other teams playing football in Louisiana, it’s Week 4 of the high school football season. In St. Charles Parish, it’s the annual Destrehan-Hahnville game, which will be played on the West Bank on Friday and has everything that goes along with being a nationally-recognized rivalry. “It is what it is. It will be interesting. The big thing is I’m more worried about us and how we... Keep Reading