River Parish Football

News Archives in Season In Review

Emery’s four touchdowns propel Destrehan past Terrebonne 31-14

  • Tags:
  • Game Recap
  • Season In Review
  • Posted:
  • 11/23/18 11:06pm

By Tate Roussel Facing off for the second time in less than a month, it was J.R. Blood and John Emery who carried Destrehan to a 31-14 victory over the visiting Terrebonne Tigers on Friday night as the Wildcats move one game closer to a spot in the Class 5A state championship game.  “As a team, we’re all hungry,” said John Emery, the nation’s top-ranked running back... Keep Reading

Wildcats deliver on expectations by reaching Class 5A title game

  • Tags:
  • Season In Review
  • Posted:
  • 2/3/15 9:14pm

Expectations were high for Destrehan going into the 2014 season, and with good reason. With versatile athletes like Kirk Merritt and Alfred Smith, along with running back Will Matthews returning on offense, along with a veteran offensive line and imposing defensive front, experienced talent seemed to be all over the field. In the season opener at home against West Jefferson, Randy Harvey kicked a field goal on the Wildcats’ opening possession of the game while... Keep Reading