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Destrehan’s season comes to end with 22-14 loss to Buccaneers

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  • 11/18/17 9:43am

Even with his team down 22-0 early in the second half, Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux said he felt his team still had a chance in the Wildcats’ 22-14 second-round Class 5A playoff loss against visiting Barbe on Friday night. “We were moving the football but we were just shooting ourselves in the foot. I thought we could get it close and we did,” Robicheaux said. Three lost fumbles in the first half... Keep Reading

Destrehan stays hot with 33-14 playoff win over Alexandria

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  • 11/10/17 11:23pm

There it was again. Jump out to an early lead, use ball control offense and a smothering defense to earn a victory. No. 8 Destrehan used a similar formula as they have during much of a now seven-game win streak to defeat No. 25 Alexandria 33-14 in the first round of the 5A Playoffs Friday night at Wildcat Stadium. "It's kind of what we've been doing at the end of the year and now into... Keep Reading

Destrehan closes regular season with 28-7 win over Terrebonne

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  • 11/4/17 12:49am

Destrehan is looking more and more like one of those teams an opponent doesn’t want to face in the postseason. The Wildcats defeated Terrebonne 28-7 in District 7-5A play Friday night at Tom B. Smith Stadium in Houma to close the regular season on a six-game winning streak. “We are on a little bit of a win streak so that’s always a good thing,” Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux... Keep Reading

Strong second half lifts Destrehan past Jesuit Blue Jays 27-10

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  • 10/28/17 2:59am

Destrehan got its running game on track in the second half to break a 10-10 halftime tie on its way to a 27-10 non-district victory over visiting Jesuit on Friday night. Kyle Edwards, who was held to less than 10 yards rushing in the first half, exploded for 116 yards in the second half, including a 25-yard touchdown in the closing minutes as the Wildcats pulled away. “Really, when we had to run the football our... Keep Reading

Blood fires three touchdown passes to help pace Destrehan win

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  • 10/21/17 6:37am

Destrehan didn’t need a heart-pounding, come-from-behind win Friday night. Unlike many of the Wildcats’ games this season, Destrehan built a 21-3 halftime lead and pulled away with three more touchdowns in the third quarter on the way to a 42-3 victory over H.L. Bourgeois at Tom B. Smith Stadium in Houma. “Our kids played well on both sides of the ball,” Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux said. “Obviously, when... Keep Reading