River Parish Football

News Archives in September 2015

Destrehan wins fourth straight over big rival Hahnville 48-23

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  • 9/25/15 11:56pm

Pinned at their own 7-yard line to open the first offensive possession of the game, it did not take Destrehan long to respond. A 65-yard pass from Kohen Granier to John Williams set up a short touchdown run by Karon Taylor and the Wildcats would never look back. Led by four first-half touchdown passes from Granier, two of those going to Williams, Destrehan defeated Hahnville 48-23 in the District 7-5A opener for both teams,... Keep Reading

Two losses to rival a year ago more than enough motive for Hahnville

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  • 9/23/15 9:17am

You’ll have to excuse Nick Saltaformaggio if he doesn’t like the numeral 24. Getting his first taste of the of one of the top nationally-recognized prep football rivalries a year ago, Saltaformaggio’s Hahnville Tigers lost to the Destrehan Wildcats – twice. Hahnville fell 24-6 in a regular season encounter and 24-12 in the Class 5A quarterfinals. What if the Wildcats were to score 24 points when the two teams meet again... Keep Reading

Rebels keep ball in McGee’s hands in 10-7 triumph over Hahnville

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  • 9/19/15 9:50am

The ball was literally in the hands of Riverside Academy’s Herb McGee when it counted most. The Rebels had just seen Hahnville score a must-have touchdown to narrow the margin to 10-7 with 4:19 left in the game. On the ensuing kickoff, a personal foul penalty against Riverside backed the Rebels up to their own 10-yard line. After two carries by running back Brandon Sanders netted a total of 7 yards, Riverside faced a crucial... Keep Reading

Happy 55th to Hahnville’s Mike Silva

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  • 9/15/15 10:14pm

When we talk about the tremendous coaching in River Parish Football, we generally are referring to head coaches. Monica, Detillier, Robicheaux, Stubbs are names synonymous with championship football. But not all the excellent coaching from the river parishes is coming from the head coaches.  Over the next few weeks, RPF.com will focus on some of the excellent assistant coaches starting with Hahnville's Mike Silva. The Tigers assistant head coach has been at... Keep Reading

Hahnville to count on running game for success against Rebels

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  • 9/15/15 10:14pm

Hahnville found the right time to find its running game, topping 200 yards on the ground in each of its first two games of the season. Against Patterson, the Tigers also found its passing game with two long touchdown passes on the way to a 38-7 win and a 2-0 start to the season. “The big plays are great but they don’t chew up a lot of clock but it makes the world... Keep Reading