River Parish Football

News Archives in September 2011

Hahnville’s ‘playoff mentality’ pays off in win over McDonogh 35

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  • 9/30/11 12:02pm

Hahnville’s Lou Valdin has spent the better part of his adult life coaching football. So moments after shaking hands with McDonough 35 coach Wayne Reese following the Tigers’ 57-38 win, the following statement stood out. “I ain’t ever been around a team that needed a win more than this one,” said Valdin. Following three heart-breaking losses in the first month of the season, the Tigers knew it was go... Keep Reading

St. Augustine’s explosive second half sinks HHS Tigers 40-21

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  • 9/23/11 11:55am

Hahnville coach Lou Valdin knew what to expect going into Hahnville’s Friday night home encounter with St. Augustine. “We anticipate a No. 5 showcase Friday night,” Valdin said earlier in the week. Valdin was referring to Purple Knights running back Leonard Fournette. Out since suffering an injury in St. Aug’s jamboree game, Fournette made his debut in the Purple Knights’ 41-22 loss last week to Rummel. The Hahnville coach... Keep Reading

Late scores lift LHS past Hahnville in battle of River Parish rivals

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  • 9/16/11 11:50am

The late comedian Rodney Dangerfield once said he went to a fight and a hockey game broke out. Lutcher coach Tim Detillier had a similar feeling following his team’s 34-21 home win Friday night over River Parish rival Hahnville. “I just think that’s the mark of two good programs. Just like a heavyweight bout, we stood toe-to-toe and exchanged punches. They hit, we hit. We hit, they hit. It was... Keep Reading

Hahnville finds running game in 56-0 pounding of Istrouma Indians

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  • 9/9/11 1:18pm

Hahnville found its running game. The Tigers rushed for 77 yards a week ago in a season-opening loss at Jesuit. Against Istrouma at home on Friday night, Hahnville rushed for 147 yards – in the first half. Hahnville, 1-1, scored three rushing touchdowns in a 35-point first quarter and amassed 245 yards on the ground in a 56-0 pounding of the Indians. The Tigers scored touchdown runs in the first quarter on runs of 28 yards by Travis Faucheux, 10... Keep Reading

Five first-quarter touchdowns lead to HHS’ 56-0 pounding of Istrouma

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  • 9/9/11 10:59am

Hahnville found its running game. The Tigers rushed for 77 yards a week ago in a season-opening loss at Jesuit. Against Istrouma at home on Friday night, Hahnville rushed for 147 yards – in the first half. Hahnville, 1-1, scored three rushing touchdowns in a 35-point first quarter and amassed 245 yards on the ground in a 56-0 pounding of the Indians. The Tigers scored touchdown runs in the first quarter on runs of 28 yards by Travis Faucheux, 10... Keep Reading