River Parish Football

News Archives in September 2016

KiPP provides different sort of challenge for Lutcher Bulldogs

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  • 9/29/16 8:00pm

Opening District 9-3A with lesser opponents in the league has Lutcher coach Dwain Jenkins trying to impart lessens of a different sort to his Bulldogs. In a 56-13 win a week ago against McMain, the Bulldogs scored to final 36 points of the game to pull away. A total of 14 penalties and two long interception returns for touchdowns helped to keep the game close for awhile. “We only had four possessions in the first... Keep Reading

LHS scores 36 unanswered points for whopping 56-13 triumph

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  • 9/22/16 11:28pm

Lutcher scored 36 unanswered points to turn a scant seven-point lead into a whopping 56-13 victory over McMain in the District 9-3A opener Thursday night at Pan American Stadium in New Orleans. “We were controlling (the game) and as long as we didn’t make mistakes, we were OK. We finally started playing a little crisper and cleaner and started a run in the third quarter and was able to put the game... Keep Reading

Bulldogs look to rebound with district opener versus McMain

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  • 9/21/16 9:02am

Sometimes, one team just seems to have another team’s number. For Lutcher the past two seasons, that team has been St. Amant. “They are really good on offense,” Lutcher coach Dwain Jenkins said of the Gators. “We kind of knew that going in and they showed it. “They really didn’t have any chinks in their armor. They were able to stay balanced and keep us off-guard. They... Keep Reading

NSU’s Laiche garners national recognition with three-sack effort

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  • 9/19/16 4:40pm

Special to RiverParishFootball.com THIBODAUX - Following an impressive three-sack game on Saturday, Nicholls State University freshman defensive linemen Sully Laice has received STATS FCS National Freshman of the Week honorable mention, the organization announced Monday afternoon.  Laiche, a former Lutcher Bulldogs standout, led the charge for the defensive front in the Colonels’ 35-28 win over the University of Immaculate Word as he recorded three of the team’s five sacks In... Keep Reading

River Parish players have key role in Nicholls State turnaround

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  • 9/18/16 8:29pm

THIBODAUX – Nicholls needed someone to make a final defensive stop. Through three quarters, the Colonels’ defense held visiting University of Incarnate Word to one first down and 23 yards of total offense. An 11-yard pass from freshman quarterback Chase Fourcade to Christian Booker gave Nicholls what seemed like a commanding 35-14 lead with 11:44 left in the game. Yet, touchdown passes from Trent Brittain to Jamari Gilbert covering 40 and 63 yards in a span of less... Keep Reading