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Competitive temperament evident in LHS-West St. John scrimmage

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  • 8/17/17 10:55pm

As with most scrimmages, the final score doesn’t count but the competition certainly matters. When Lutcher quarterback Kolby Bourgeois connected with Jacoby Williams from 12 yards out on the final play, the Bulldogs finished with a tie against visiting West St. John. Depending on how you keep score, it was either 28-28 or four touchdowns to four touchdowns. “We knew when we took over the ball we had to score a touchdown to... Keep Reading

Coaches view scrimmages as measuring stick for season

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  • 8/16/17 5:06pm

Scrimmages on Thursday and Friday will be used as a measuring stick for the River Parish high school football squads as teams face an opponent for the first time in preparation for the 2017 season. “For us, it’s about getting some guys on the field and getting them to be in some unpredictable and uncomfortable situations. There are so many guys that are new starters, especially on the defensive side. We need to... Keep Reading

Not even lightning stops Bulldogs from first workout in pull pads

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  • 8/12/17 3:03pm

As a current two-time champion, few opponents have beaten the Lutcher Bulldogs over the past couple of years. You now can add Mother Nature to the list. After three days of practice in helmets and shorts, Lutcher could have put on full pads for the first time in fall practice on Thursday. Since that was the first official day of school, the Bulldogs opted to make it Picture Day, delaying the first day of full... Keep Reading

Narcisse named top quarterback of RPF-dot-com era

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  • 7/17/17 3:57pm

For the past seven years we have been blessed with a stable of talented quarterbacks in River Parish Football. Ranking the Top 5, like the other positions is no easy task. Injuries, transfers, etc. have made this list even more of a challenge. With that said, here is my list of the Top 5 quarterbacks from the Riverparishfootball-dot-com era which is 2010-present. All five are currently playing Division I college football: 1. Lowell Narcisse (St James Class of 2017) ... Keep Reading

Landry returns to Lutcher for 3rd Annual GiveBack Event

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  • 7/15/17 10:29am

Bigger and better. That's the way Jarvis Landry described his 3rd Annual GiveBack event Friday at Lutcher. Entering his fourth season in the NFL for the Miami Dolphins, the former Lutcher and LSU standout wide receiver put on a football clinic for close to 150 local children ages 11-13. Students also were presented backpacks full of school supplies. A new twist this year was a $5,000 check Landry presented to the recepient of the inagural Jarvis... Keep Reading