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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

Hahnville coaches, players mesh as 2018 season quickly approaches

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  • 8/10/18 7:07pm

When football teams begin to prepare for a new season, it’s not uncommon for tape to be place on the front of players’ helmets with their names written with black markers. That helps to identify the players, especially the newcomers. During camp at Hahnville, it wouldn’t have been surprising if there was tape on caps for all the new assistant coaches. “We have Coach Carey Melvin from H.L.... Keep Reading

Hahnville closes regular season with fifth-consecutive victory

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  • Game Recap
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  • 11/8/14 1:23am

Austin Perrin tossed three touchdown passes and Ricky Preston returned a kick for a touchdown for the second week in a row as Hahnville defeated South Lafourche 42-13 in District 7-5A action Friday night in Galliano in the 2014 regular-season finale. The victory improved Hahnville to 7-3 overall and 5-2 in district play while securing an opening-round home game for the Tigers in the Class 5A playoffs. South Lafourche dropped to 4-6 overall and 3-3... Keep Reading

Hahnville handles Trojans 38-13 for fourth-consecutive victory

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  • 10/31/14 11:03pm

Ricky Preston returned the opening kickoff 95 yards for a touchdown and the Hahnville Tigers never looked back in their 38-13 District 7-5A home win. After Preston’s kickoff return, Hahnville added a 59-yard touchdown pass from Austin Perrin to Brandon Singleton to give the Tigers a 14-0 lead midway in the first quarter. A 2-yard run by Drew Dunn made it 21-0 on the Tigers’ way to the win that improved HHS... Keep Reading