River Parish Football

News Archives in September 2017

East St. John picks up 34-13 homecoming win over HLB

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  • 9/30/17 1:22am

Dasmain Crosby was on target as both a passer and runner in East St. John’s 34-6 victory over H.L. Bourgeois in District 7-5A action Friday night at Joe Keller Stadium in Reserve. Crosby was 13 of 20 passing for 175 yards and two touchdowns while rushing for 145 yards and another score as the Wildcats improved to 3-2 overall and 2-0 in district play. The Braves fell to 1-4 overall and 0-2 in district. &ldquo... Keep Reading

East St. John looking for 2-0 district start with win over HLB

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  • 9/26/17 7:00am

The East St. John Wildcats hope to close out a four-game home stand at Joe Keller Stadium with another win. “Hopefully, we can go 3-1 in that home stretch. We were hoping to go 4-0. We are having our first big alumni tailgate and there will be a big crowd and we plan on giving them something to be proud of,” East St. John coach Alden Foster said. The Wildcats (2-2 overall, 1-0... Keep Reading

Passing game clicks in ESJ’s 35-12 league win over Central Lafourche

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  • 9/23/17 7:02am

East St. John’s passing game was clicking as the Wildcats took a 35-12 victory over visiting Central Lafourche in the District 7-5A opener Friday night at Joe Keller Stadium. “In this district you have to come out ready to play. That was huge to get off to a 1-0 start with homecoming next week. We want to take that momentum and try and build on it.” East St. John coach... Keep Reading

Trojans invade Joe Keller Stadium to take on ESJ in district opener

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  • 9/18/17 5:24pm

When East St. John reached the red zone four times but came away with no points, it spelled doom for the Wildcats in a 28-0 home loss last week to McDonogh 35. “We moved the ball but kept killing ourselves with penalties. You can’t do that. We were hoping by Week 3 we would kill those mistakes but we continue to shoot ourselves in the foot,” East St. John coach Alden Foster said. ... Keep Reading

Visiting McDonogh 35 Roneagles shut out East St. John 29-0

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  • 9/16/17 1:11am

East St. John managed to move the ball against visiting McDonogh 35 but was unable to get the ball into the end zone in a 28-0 loss to the Roneagles on Friday night at Joe Keller Stadium. Playing the second of four-consecutive home games, the Wildcats (1-2) marched inside the Roneagles’ 20-yard line four times in the first half but was unable to score. “We just couldn’t punch it in. That&rsquo... Keep Reading