River Parish Football

News Archives in November 2012

Late rally by East St. John falls short in playoff loss to Airline

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  • 11/9/12 8:39pm

By Art Carmody BOSSIER CITY – A late rally by East St. John came up short in the Wildcats’ 30-20 loss at Airline in the opening round of the Class 5A playoffs Friday night. East St. John began to battle back from a 30-6 deficit. Darren Darenburg intercepted a Hayden Hildebrand screen pass attempt to set up a first-and-goal at the 5-yard line. Leonard Davis hit Amani Martin on the next play to make... Keep Reading

Resilient ESJ Wildcats win again; likely secure playoff berth

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  • 11/2/12 8:10pm

East St. John continued to redefine “resiliency” with the Wildcats’ 25-12 homecoming win over Bonnabel. The homecoming victory has a special meaning to it Friday night as the displaced Wildcats overcame tough odds to likely secure a spot in the Class 5A playoffs. East St. John started the season by having to deal with the dislocation of Hurricane Isaac’s flood waters. Then, the Wildcats dropped their first three games of... Keep Reading