River Parish Football

News Archives in April 2017

Destrehan Wildcats again among early tests for Hahnville Tigers

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  • 4/26/17 6:40pm

Maybe Nick Saltaformaggio will settle for a neutral site. “This will be my fifth time coaching against Destrehan and four of the five have been at Destrehan. It’s just the way it’s been the luck of the draw for me,” said Saltaformaggio, who will be in his fourth season as Hahnville coach in 2017. For the third year in a row, Hahnville will meet Destrehan in the district opener in... Keep Reading

River Parish coaches: Early signing date win-win for all involved

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  • 4/21/17 9:18pm

A proposal within the National Collegiate Athletic Association to allow Division I football recruits to sign an early National Letter of Intent is a win-win proposition for athletes and schools, most River Parish high school coaches agree. The proposal, which would need approval by the Collegiate Commissioners Association to create the new NLI, would create an earlier signing period. Although no specific date has been established, all indications point to a December signing period. The... Keep Reading