River Parish Football

News Archives in 2013

Search begins for new head football coach at Hahnville High

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  • 12/3/13 7:19pm

The St. Charles Parish Public Schools system is moving quickly in its quest for a new head football coach at Hahnville High. Lou Valdin resigned Monday as head football coach after 15 years, citing health reasons. The process to find his replacement begins only two days following Valdin’s resignation, according to a St. Charles Parish Public Schools system spokesman. The position will be posted on Wednesday on the school district’s website and... Keep Reading

Valdin resigns as head football coach of Hahnville High Tigers

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  • 12/2/13 1:00pm

Lou Valdin resigned Monday as head football coach at Hahnville High, citing health reasons. “I have problems with my knees and I want to get that fixed. I want to lose weight. I’ve been putting it off and putting it off because of football. It’s time right now,” Valdin said. Valdin, 56, said he plans to have surgery done on one knee later this month and may have the other... Keep Reading

Hahnville’s home playoff mastery against Barbe Buccaneers ends

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  • Game Recap
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  • 11/23/13 1:04am

By Kamel Benyahia Barbe’s players didn't break any records Friday night, but the Buccaneers did break their two-game losing streak at Hahnville with a 42-14 victory over the Tigers in the Class 5A regionals. Hahnville won the last two playoff matchups when Barbe visited. The loss ended Hahnville’s season at 6-6. Barbe, which improved to 10-2, advances to face top-seeded Acadiana in the quarterfinals. Barbe shut out Hahnville in the... Keep Reading

Tigers face nation’s all-time receiver Quinn in 5A playoffs

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  • Game Preview
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  • 11/20/13 12:45pm

Lou Valdin is looking for a colorful game when his Hahnville Tigers host Barbe in the regional round of the Class 5A playoffs Friday night. “We have green turf and purple turf. They can have all the green they want for free. We just try to keep them out of the purple,” the Hahnville coach said. It’s Valdin’s way of saying the Buccaneers (9-2) can move the ball all... Keep Reading

No. 24 seed Hahnville pulls off upset of No.9 seed Ouachita

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  • Game Recap
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  • 11/16/13 1:10am

By Zachary Parker MONROE - The Hahnville Tigers couldn’t have asked for things to come together more easily. The No. 24 seed punched its ticket for the second round of Class 5A playoffs Friday night, making short work of the Ouachita Parish Lions. Although Ouachita outgained Hahnville by 61 total offensive yards, the Tigers ended Friday night’s bout with almost 20 more points. The final score was 42-25. The victory advances Hahnville to the... Keep Reading