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Former Ehret coach Lambert latest to show interest in ESJ position

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  • 3/21/18 7:15pm

Veteran coaches continue to show interest in the head football coaching position at East St. John. The latest is former John Ehret coach Corey Lambert. Lambert was the coach at Ehret for five years, including leading the Patriots to the Class 5A state championship game in 2015 when they lost 46-12 to Zachary. “I have 19 years of coaching experience and I’m looking for another challenge,” Lambert said. “I moved out to... Keep Reading

Former Destrehan, Arena star latest to show interest in ESJ job

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  • 3/19/18 10:30pm

Damon Mason is the latest River Parish native to express interest in the head football coaching position at East St. John. Unlike others who may seek the job, Mason has a few big names from the coaching profession on his side. One is Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden. Mason played for Gruden for five years with the Orlando Predators of the Arena Football League, winning a pair of championships along the way. “I&rsquo... Keep Reading

Former East St. John player Brown ‘very interested’ in Wildcats job

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  • 3/19/18 12:05pm

Former East St. John player Brandon Brown has expressed strong interest in the head football coaching position with the Wildcats. Brown is fresh off of leading St. Helena College and Career Academy to a Class 2A state final appearance where the Hawks lost to Welsh 38-26. “I’m very interested in the job,” Brown said. “I’m very elated just for my name to come up with a job like... Keep Reading

Foster dismissed as head football coach of East St. John Wildcats

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  • 3/16/18 6:25pm

Alden Foster has been dismissed the head football coach at East St. John, St. John Parish Schools Superintendent Kevin George confirmed to RiverParishFootball.com on Friday. “Coach Foster was given the news by me today,” George said. “We just decided it was time to turn the page on the Foster era. We are very thankful for all the service and the countless hours he has put in with our children. We just... Keep Reading

National Signing Day takes on new feel following early signing period

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  • 2/7/18 3:40pm

For players like Shawn Preston of St. James and Macon Clark of Destrehan, the drama has been over for a little while. Both took advantage of the new early signing period last December with Preston signing with Mississippi State and Clark with Tulane. They were at their respective high schools on Wednesday to be part of National Signing Day ceremonies along with teammates who officially signed with their college of choice on the traditional signing... Keep Reading