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Life without ‘Pooka’ looms larger after sanctions against Hahnville

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  • 8/24/18 4:14pm

To many outside observers, the overriding theme for the 2018 Hahnville team is what will life be like for the Tigers after a 12-3 season, a trip to the Class 5A finals, and the departure of all-everything running back Anthony “Pooka” Williams. “I think what people fail to realize is how far this program has progressed over the last four years,” fifth-year coach Nick Saltaformaggio said. “When ‘Pooka’ graduated,... Keep Reading

LHSAA sanctions Saltaformaggio, Hahnville football program

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  • 8/23/18 1:16pm

Hahnville head football coach Nick Saltaformaggio has been suspended for four games, the school has been fined $2,500 and a Tiger player has been ruled ineligible for a year as part of sanctions delivered by the Louisiana High School Athletic association on Thursday. The St. Charles Parish Schools system released a statement late Thursday morning. “We have received notification from LHSAA outlining sanctions that are being imposed following its investigation of alleged recruiting by the... Keep Reading

Stubbs, Lachney receive well wishes from River Parish coaches

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  • 12/7/16 7:13pm

River Parish football coaches were full of praise Wednesday for one outgoing coach and another up-and-comer after it was announced Riverside Academy’s Bill Stubbs was retiring and defensive coordinator Chris Lachney was promoted to be his successor with the Rebels. One area coach who had experience against Stubbs when he was a coach at Salmen as well as at Riverside is Hahnville’s Nick Saltaformaggio. “He and I go back a... Keep Reading

Hahnville fighting for winning season, playoff positioning

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  • 10/28/15 5:02pm

In a battle of a pair of 4-3 teams a week ago, Hahnville defeated Central Lafourche 28-6. Friday night in Boutte, the Tigers are hoping to be the team that comes out on top in a contest of 5-3 teams when they host H.L. Bourgeois as teams fight for playoff positioning down the stretch of the 2015 season. “We’re all kind of fighting for that same spot. That’s kind of... Keep Reading

SCC’s Stein among five finalists for Hahnville football coaching job

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  • 1/21/14 9:18am

The St. Charles Parish Schools district has officially announced five finalists for the position of head football coach at Hahnville High School. The finalists include Eric Collins, John Lambert, Derek LaMothe, Dominic Saltaformaggio and Wayne Stein. The interview committee’s recommendation will be included in the personnel items for the February 19 School Board Meeting. The effective date of the position remains March 10. Hahnville is seeking a new coach after Lou Valdin resigned following the 2013... Keep Reading