River Parish Football

News Archives in November 2016

Hahnville comes up short to Ehret 35-28

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  • 11/18/16 11:50pm

In a game where Hahnville seemed to have an answer for John Ehret all night, the Tigers ran out of big plays in the fourth quarter falling to the Patriots 35-28. The second-round playoff loss ends Hahnville's season at 9-3. After falling behind 7-0, Hahnville responded with a pair of touchdowns, a 17-yard keeper from Austin Perrin and a 20-yard burst from Devonte Clark to take a 14-7 lead early in the second quarter. ... Keep Reading

John Ehret very familiar with Hahnville, River Parish football

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  • 11/17/16 1:58pm

John Ehret won’t have to refer to GPS to reach Hahnville on Friday night. When the Patriots take on Hahnville in the second round of the Class 5A playoffs, it will mark the fourth time John Ehret has played a River Parish team this season. Ehret, 9-2 overall and the No. 9 seed in the Class 5A bracket, opened the season with wins of 16-13 over Riverside Academy and 41-21 over East St. John.... Keep Reading

Hahnville opens playoffs with hard-fought win over Covington

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  • 11/12/16 1:20am

By Tate Roussel Hahnville got all it could handle from Covington but the Tigers managed to advance to the second round of the Class 5A playoffs with a hard-fought 31-17 home triumph Friday over the Lions to open the postseason. Leading 24-17 with 2:07 to play in the game, Hahnville was required to rely on its defense to make one final stand against Covington quarterback Joshua Alfario, who had already rushed for 118 yards on 18 carries, and... Keep Reading

Hahnville opens playoffs against tradition-rich Covington Lions

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  • 11/9/16 9:44pm

It took awhile to get there but after a 2-2 start, Hahnville ultimately earned a No. 8 seed coach Nick Saltaformaggio was hoping his team would achieve, giving the Tigers the opportunity to perhaps play the first two rounds of the Class 5A playoffs at home. The achievement also placed the Tiger in a pretty tough portion of playoff bracket. “The top half of our bracket with Destrehan, Landry-Walker, Ehret, Hahnville and Parkway – there... Keep Reading

All eight River Parish teams in hunt for state football championship

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  • 11/6/16 3:07pm

There’s a bit of the expected, unexpected and the familiar for the River Parish football teams with the start of the playoffs next week. As expected, all eight teams in the River Parishes advanced to the postseason. Also as expected, Destrehan garnered the No. 1 seed in the Class 5A playoffs and Riverside Academy earned the No. 1 spot in Division III. Destrehan, the only undefeated team in the River Parishes this season at 9-0... Keep Reading