River Parish Football

News Archives in 2018

Emery,Torbor, Jackson among early River Parish football signees

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  • National Signing Day
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  • 12/19/18 5:14pm

In the end, the lure of being able to stay close to home helped the nation’s top prep running back make the most important decision of his life. Destrehan running back John Emery signed with LSU on as one of three River Parish Players to sign with Football Bowl Subdivision teams Wednesday. “I was committed to Georgia at first but after I evaluated everything, I thought it was the right move,”... Keep Reading

Three River Parish teams moving down with latest reclassification

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  • Classification
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  • 11/21/18 8:44pm

Three River Parish teams will be moving down in classification for the 2019-20 and 2020-21 school years after the release of the final basic district plan released by the Louisiana High School Athletic Association on Tuesday. Lutcher is dropping down from Class 4A to Class 3A, while St. Charles Catholic moves to 2A and Riverside Academy to Class 1A. “I think until the last second, we weren’t counting on being in 3A,... Keep Reading

No revenge for Hahnville in 41-20 loss to defending champ Zachary

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  • Game Recap
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  • 11/17/18 10:54am

When Hahnville drove the length of the field on the opening drive of its Class 5A second-round playoff match with visiting Zachary, the Tigers seemed poised to get revenge on the team that denied them a state championship a year early. On fourth-and-goal from the Zachary 3-yard line, however, quarterback Andrew Robison was stopped a yard short of the goal line. Hahnville had nothing to show for a 73-yard drive except disappointment while the Broncos... Keep Reading

New-concept Hahnville Tigers get another shot at Zachary Broncos

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  • Game Preview
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  • 11/14/18 8:26am

A new dimension has worked wonders for the Hahnville Tigers. “This is the first time since I’ve been here where people can no longer defense us with nine-man boxes,” Hahnville coach Nick Saltaformaggio said. “Just by the fact that people have to back away from us has made us better on the offensive line with the same kids that weren’t very good a month ago. “Conceptually, we... Keep Reading

Hahnville win sets up state-title rematch with defending champs

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  • Game Recap
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  • 11/9/18 11:37pm

Hahnville amassed 338 yards of total offense while holding Walker to 141, including only 56 yards on 20 rushing attempts, as the Tigers won 35-9 on the road Friday night in the opening round of the Class 5A football playoffs. “We’ve been playing really good defensively for a while now,” Hahnville coach Nick Saltaformaggio said. “I think our kids are just getting better and better on that side of the ball. They have great... Keep Reading