River Parish Football

News Archives in April 2015

Pre-district slate will let new ESJ coach make quick assessment

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  • Schedule Preview
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  • 4/22/15 7:46am

First-year East St. John coach Alden Foster will get a quick assessment of his team long before the start of District 7-5A begins. That’s because his Wildcats open with a tough pre-district schedule that includes the likes of Shaw, John Ehret and Madison Prep. ESJ will open with the first two games on the road before its home debut in Week 3 against Madison Prep. “You want to see where you stand,... Keep Reading

Family honored at Don Raymond Relays

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  • Feature Story
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  • 4/3/15 12:05pm

In addition to quality competition from five River parish Track and Field teams, Thursday's Don Raymond Relays offered up a chance to meet family members of the late Don Raymond who was an integration pioneer in River Parish Atheltics. Hahnville won the boys team title with Brandon Singleton winning the 110M and 300M hurle events. Destrehan's Kirk Merrit was named the Don Raymond Relays Track MVP with three wins on the day. Press... Keep Reading