River Parish Football

News Archives in 2018

New coach Brown, East St. John Wildcats show enthusiasm, energy

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  • Feature Story
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  • 8/12/18 1:48pm

When the East St. John donned full gear for the first time last Thursday, there was a palpable enthusiasm on the Wildcats’ practice field. “We worked extremely hard all summer and the guys have been waiting for this point. I’m really excited about the enthusiasm. One thing we preach here is effort and energy every,” first-year East St. John coach Brandon Brown said. The Wildcats were working at a quick... Keep Reading

Peters hired as East St. John offensive coordinator

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  • Feature Story
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  • 5/20/18 4:15pm

One of the top offensive minds in River Parish Football is headed back. After a three-year stay at Scotlandville, former West St. John offensive coordinator Kris Peters has been hired in the same position at East St. John. Peters will be reuniting with Wildcats new head coach Brandon Brown who he was teammates with at Alcorn State (2001-02). "I believe in what Brandon has going on and I have a personal relationship with him," said... Keep Reading

Brown seeks to restore his version of ‘Wildcat Pride’ at East St. John

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  • Spring Practice
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  • 5/8/18 7:11pm

Brandon Brown was East St. John’s man in motion Tuesday afternoon. On the opening day of spring football practice, the Wildcats’ new head coach was bouncing around from work station to work station with boundless energy. “That’s probably the biggest adjustment, coming here from where I was at St. Helena. Being a 2A program, I was more hands-on. I was coaching a position, just because we didn’t... Keep Reading

Former Wildcat player Brown new head coach, A.D. at East St. John

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  • Coaches
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  • 4/18/18 12:13pm

Brandon Brown has been named the new head football coach and athletic director at East St. John, both Brown and St. John Parish Schools Superintendent Kevin George confirmed to RiverParishFootball.com on Wednesday. Brown, an ESJ alumnus, was one of 14 applicants for the position. East St. John was seeking a new coach and athletic director following the dismissal of Alden Foster earlier this year after serving three years with the Wildcats. “It’s... Keep Reading

Applicants for football coach, athletic director at ESJ revealed

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  • Coaches
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  • 4/5/18 4:55pm

A total of 14 candidates have applied for the position of head football coach and athletic director at East St. John, according to officials of the St. John Parish Schools system on Thursday afternoon. Among the applicants are Brandon Brown, Corey Lambert and Damon Mason, all previously reported by RiverParishFootball.com. East St. John is searching for a new coach and athletic director following the dismissal of Alton Foster earlier this year. Other applicants include Rysean... Keep Reading