River Parish Football

News Archives in July 2013

Auburn’s attraction for Williams no surprise to his former coach

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  • 7/26/13 12:25am

Larry Dauterive has an inkling as to why D’haquille Williams recently committed to Auburn as part of the recruiting class of 2014. The former East St. John football coach knows why the Tigers wanted the talented receiver. “The best in America, hands down,” Dauterive said of Williams. “Not only does he have my admiration, but nationwide, he’s the No. 1 junior college player in America.” Dauterive’s admiration... Keep Reading

Ex-ESJ quarterback Henderson coming home to play for Nicholls

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  • 7/18/13 1:12pm

Kalen Henderson is coming home. The former East St. John High School quarterback has transferred from the University of Tulsa to Nicholls State in Thibodaux. By transferring from a Football Bowl Subdivision program to a Football Championship Subdivision school, the junior signal caller will be able to play this fall and will have two seasons of eligibility remaining. “I just thought it was the best opportunity for me to come in and play right... Keep Reading

River Parish players take experience of MPA to heart

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  • 7/15/13 1:18pm

THIBODAUX – “For any person that wants to learn to be a better quarterback, receiver, tight end or running back, this is the camp for them,” Paul Taylor proclaimed about the Manning Passing Academy. Taylor should know. The junior-to-be quarterback at Lutcher High was among approximately 1,200 young campers to take part in the recently-concluded 2013 Manning Passing Academy on the campus of Nicholls State University. The campers had an opportunity to learn from the... Keep Reading