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Ruston provides different type of hurdle for Saltaformaggio’s Tigers

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  • 11/15/17 5:03pm

The start of the high school football playoffs had Hahnville coach Nick Saltaformaggio thinking of a different sport. “My favorite race in track is the 110-meter hurdles, not the 110 meters,” Saltaformaggio said. “It’s my favorite race because the guy that wins that has battled through obstacles; it wasn’t a clear lane from start to finish. “Unlike the regular season, the playoffs are a sprint, but it&rsquo... Keep Reading

Hahnville Tigers ‘believe it’ going into start of prep football playoffs

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  • 11/8/17 2:48pm

Is there something different about this year’s Hahnville football team? “I think the difference between this team going into the playoffs and the previous three teams going into the playoffs is we are able to play better defense. Hopefully, that holds up as we go through the tournament. I think our kids think they have a chance. They realize how good they are playing. That means all the difference in the world... Keep Reading

Hahnville Tigers have a lot on their mind in regular-season finale

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  • 11/1/17 5:14pm

The Hahnville Tigers have a lot on their mind going into Friday’s regular-season finale against visiting H.L. Bourgeois. “More than any other time of the year, this is a trap game maybe even the game before or after Destrehan because you know you are in the playoffs,” Hahnville coach Nick Saltaformaggio said. “Now you are worried about seeding, who you might play, where you are going to be. The... Keep Reading

Hahnville can inch closer to district title with triumph over CL Trojans

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  • 10/26/17 1:21pm

In Hahnville’s win over East St. John last Friday, Anthony “Pooka” Williams had his usual outing by producing more than 300 all-purpose yards. The surprising aspect of the Tigers’ 27-0 win over East St. John was Hahnville’s blanking of a Wildcats offense that had been quite productive over the past few weeks. “We are playing really well,” Hahnville coach Nick Saltaformaggio said. “We’re playing... Keep Reading

Hahnville keeping ‘eye on the prize’ toward a district championship

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  • 10/10/17 6:55pm

It’s the time of year where coaches start to pull out one of those fill-in-the-blank quotes such as: “blank” is the best “blank” team in the state. You can fill in any team and any record you like. Hahnville’s Nick Saltaformaggio used a bit of a variation to the cliché earlier in the week. “Thibodaux is way better than their record,” Saltaformaggio said. For... Keep Reading