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Emery touchdowns bookend Destrehan’s 28-15 win over Hahnville

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  • 9/22/18 2:18am

John Emery scored the game's first touchdown. John Emery scored the game's last touchdown. In between Destrehan did just enough to hold off a feisty Hahnville team for a 28-15 win in one of the top rivalry games in the state. Emery was named the game's Most Valuable Player finishing with close to two hundred total yards (118 rushing, 87 receiving) highlighted by a 64-yard receiving touchdown in the first quarter and a 14-yard... Keep Reading

Ehret’s Mumphrey does it again in 37-35 victory over Destrehan

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  • 9/16/18 11:21am

Travis Mumphrey did it again. After tossing three touchdowns in a 26-0 win a week ago over Hahnville, Mumphrey accounted for almost 400 yards of total offense and five touchdowns as the John Ehret Patriots toppled River Parish kingpin Destrehan 37-35 Friday night at Hoss Memtsas Stadium in Harvey. Mumphrey rushed for two touchdowns and passed for three more. His pass to tight end Jacoby Windmon with slightly more than two minutes left in the game... Keep Reading

Emery’s three touchdowns powers Destrehan to 31-3 win over St. Charles

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  • 9/8/18 12:01am

Powered by 157 yards rushing and three touchdowns from John Emery, Destrehan made sure there would be no upset this year against St. Charles as the Wildcats rolled to a 31-3 win Friday night. "It was nothing about revenge, it was about coming in here and playing a good football team," said Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux. "(St. Charles) Coach (Frank) Monica is the best in the business. He always has his kids prepared. We knew what... Keep Reading

Destrehan scores final 34 points of game in romp of Slidell Tigers

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  • 9/1/18 7:47am

By the time the season’s over, John Emery may run all the way to Athens, Georgia. Emery, the Georgia Bulldog commitment, rushed for 222 yards and three touchdowns as the Destrehan Wildcats opened the 2018 season with a 41-15 road win at Slidell. Slidell (0-1) held early leads of 8-0 and 15-7 before the Wildcats pulled away. A 69-yard pass from Slidell quarterback Jacob Guidry to Harlan Dixon and a two-point conversion run by Guidry... Keep Reading

Emery shows his SEC potential in Destrehan’s win over Lutcher

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  • 8/25/18 1:09am

It may have been a game that didn’t count but fans at the Ed Reed/Jarvis Landry Jamboree on Friday night in Lutcher quickly realized why Destrehan’s John Emery will be running in the SEC next season. Emery, a Georgia Bulldogs commitment, broke runs of 11, 11, 12, 11 and 4 yards before concluding the drive on a 19-yard touchdown run to cap an 86-yard, 12-play drive that gave Destrehan a 7-0 lead. Emery accounted for 68... Keep Reading