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Big plays power East St. John past South Lafourche Tarpons 50-19

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  • 9/26/14 5:40pm

East St. John scored 28-straight points in a big-play fourth quarter to pull way from South Lafourche to give the Wildcats a 50-19 victory in the District 7-5A opener Friday night in Reserve. “Real good win,” said East St. John coach Phillip Banko. "It was a good battle but we’ve been in big battles the last four weeks. That’s what I told (my players) at halftime, stick together,... Keep Reading

ESJ scores early and holds on for road win over Scotlandville

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  • 9/12/14 5:03pm

East St. John scored on its first possession of the game and held on to take a 15-14 win Friday night at Scotlandville. The Wildcats (1-1) marched 62 yards on its opening possession of the game, capping the drive on an 8-yard touchdown run by Xavier Lewis. Jarred Jackson scored on a two-point conversion pass off of a fake extra-point kick to give East St. John an 8-0 lead. A blocked punt gave Scotlandville the ball... Keep Reading

River vs Bayou rosters announced

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  • 3/19/14 9:42am

Fresh off leading St. James to it's first Top 28 appearance in 13 years, it’s back to work for St. James coach James Smith who will lead the River All-Stars in the Third Annual Thibodaux Regional Medical Center Bayou vs. River All Star Basketball Shootout which will be played at Thibodaux High School, on Saturday, March 29.  "I guess you can say the hits just keep coming," said Smith. "Just when I think... Keep Reading

ESJ eliminated by East Ascension 69-55 in 5A Regionals

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  • 3/5/14 12:00am

Powered by the 1-2 post play combo of DD Jones and Jacardo Hawkins that combined for 38 points, East Ascension eliminated East St. John from the 5A State Playoffs 69-55. Tre’Von Jasmine scored a team-high 21 points for East St. John whose last lead came just before Eric Williams drained a three-pointer at the first quarter buzzer to give the Spartans a 16-14 lead. Edwin Winston had a team-high ten first-half points for the Wildcats,... Keep Reading

TRMC’s Wellness Center to be major benefit to entire region

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  • 2/25/14 10:51pm

In an era where sports medicine continues to become more a relevant part of the overall landscape of the sports community, Thibodaux Regional Medical Center broke ground Tuesday for a $63 million Wellness Center that will be the first of it’s kind in Louisiana, and one of the top such centers in the nation. “This is a landmark day for us,” said Greg Stock, CEO of TRMC. “Wellness is a vision... Keep Reading