River Parish Football

News Archives in September 2013

Ford’s field goal in overtime gives Hahnville dramatic win over THS

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  • 9/28/13 1:03am

By Harmony Hamilton THIBODAUX – Craig Ford’s 27-yard field goal in overtime lifted Hahnville to a 27-24 victory at Thibodaux in the District 7-5A opener for both teams Friday night. Thibodaux got the ball first in overtime and reached the 3-yard line before Hahnville stopped THS from there on the final two plays. Ford kicked the game-winning field goal on Hahnville first play of overtime. “He put every kick in the... Keep Reading

Hahnville’s Valdin hoping for peak performance in league opener

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  • 9/23/13 5:37pm

Hahnville football coach Lou Valdin long has preached about wanting his football team to peak for the start of district play. HHS opens District 7-5A at 7 p.m. Friday when its travels to take on Thibodaux. So, is Valdin’s group peaking? “We have a long way to go,” Valdin said. “We have to have a very, very good week of practice in order for us to peak. We made... Keep Reading

Hahnville Tigers fall short to Landry-Walker in overtime

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  • 9/21/13 3:36am

By Kamel Benyahia Hahnville’s defense kept the Tigers in the game the end against Landry-Walker, and then some. A defensive battle for four quarters ended with the score 7-7 in regulation and sent the contest into overtime. The Charging Buccaneers got the ball first in overtime and promptly scored on a 15-yard run up the middle by Quintin McDonald for a 13-7 lead. Hahnville (1-2) failed to answer when quarterback Logan Martindale&rsquo... Keep Reading

HHS Tigers look to bounce back after last-second loss to Rummel

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  • 9/16/13 9:34pm

Losing at the end of a game on a hook-and-lateral would leave most coaches searching for words. In the case of Lou Valdin, whose team lost 7-5 against Rummel last Friday, his words came in typical succinct fashion. “You have to play defense every single play. We played good defense every play but one and it cost us the game,” the Hahnville coach said. A 50-yard field goal and a safety had the... Keep Reading

Hahnville stunned by Rummel in closing minute with trick play

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  • 9/14/13 3:19am

His offense was going nowhere and his defense was just about done. Nothing Rummel coach Jay Roth had tried against Hahnville had worked so far. So with the Tigers leading 5-0 and time running out, Roth dipped into the old trick bag and came up with a winner. On second-and-10 at the Rummel 21, Raiders quarterback Chase Fourcade threw a hook to David Hensley, who lateraled it Keith Fulton, who then did what no other Raider... Keep Reading