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Destrehan plays three of final four at home after narrow win over ESJ

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  • 10/10/18 4:16pm

“When you sit back there and it’s late and you have the ball on your own 1-yard line and you make that drive, I think it was kind of a statement. That was key in turning the momentum back in our favor,” Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux said of his team’s game last week against East St. John. The battle of Wildcats was tied 28-28 when Destrehan got the ball... Keep Reading

Rebels looking to make it two in a row with win over visiting Greenies

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  • Riverside
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  • 10/10/18 3:55pm

Following a brutal schedule against the likes of Southern Lab, Barbe, Rummel and De La Salle, that saw Riverside Academy open the 2018 season 0-4, the Rebels finally picked up their first win of the season last Friday with a 47-14 victory over South Plaquemines in the District 9-2A opener. “After going through the first four weeks of the season and you challenge those kids to beat those type of teams and you don... Keep Reading

St. James plays rare Thursday game against Hayes Academy

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  • 10/10/18 1:11pm

Robert Valdez has had a consistent approach over the years when it comes to taking on a team that might be considered a weaker opponent. “To respect the game of football, you have to go out there and respect every opponent and you have to block and execute. You can’t get caught up looking at their record. They are motivated because they would love to beat a pretty good football team. We... Keep Reading

St. Charles coach Monica: October has to be month of the Comets

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  • 10/10/18 12:52pm

“October has to be the month of the Comets.” So declared St. Charles Catholic coach Frank Monica. After getting off to a 2-3 start, the Comets began the month of October with a 42-0 win over Lusher last week behind a 352-yard rushing effort to open District 10-3A play. “We went into the game about trying to be more downhill oriented. We felt like we accelerated our offense too fast. We... Keep Reading

Opportunistic play earns Dizer, Riverside Rebels season’s first win

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  • 10/6/18 8:35am

By Tate Roussel Riverside Rebels vs South Plaquemines Hurricanes Behind a defense that forced 5 turnovers off of South Plaquemines, the Rebels came away with their first victory of the season and the first for Riverside Head Coach Kevin Dizer’s career.  “Don’t worry about me,” said Dizer on his first win as a head coach, “It’s all about these kids.”  “They continue to... Keep Reading

Duhe accounts for seven touchdowns in WSJ’s 61-0 win

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  • West St. John
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  • 10/6/18 2:33am

It was the Kylan Duhe show as he rolled up seven touchdowns for West St. John as the Rams beat down on Houma Christian in a 61-0 blowout in the District 8-1A opener Friday night in Houma. “He is unstoppable right now,” Rams coach Brandon Walters said of his running back’s 220-yard performance.   Walters also credited strong blocking by his offensive line and D’Andre Gaudia&rsquo... Keep Reading

Hahnville snaps four-game losing streak with win over Pearl River

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  • 10/6/18 2:08am

Hahnville found some offense, particularly with it’s running game, allowing the Tigers to snap a four-game losing streak with a 33-7 non-district win Friday night over visiting Pearl River in Boutte. “It just kind of validates the hard work we have been doing,” Hahnville coach Nick Saltaformaggio said. “That’s the big thing for us. Kids are kids, and although we have a lot of really good ones, they... Keep Reading

Finally-healthy Parkview Baptist gives ill feeling to Lutcher Bulldogs

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  • Lutcher
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  • 10/6/18 1:58am

The return of Colton Jumonville – and four Lutcher turnovers – were too much for the Bulldogs to overcome in a 36-27 loss to Parkview Baptist in the District 6-4A opener Friday night in Baton Rouge. The loss snapped a three-game winning streak for Lutcher, which dropped to 3-3 overall and 1-0 in district play. Parkview Baptist, a perennial power, won it’s first game of the season after getting off to a ... Keep Reading

St. Charles Comets get ground game going to roll past Lusher

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  • 10/6/18 1:50am

The St. Charles Catholic Comets ran over the Lusher Lions by producing 352 yards on the ground to take a 42-0 win Friday night in Laplace in the District 10-3A opener. The Comets scored all of their 42 points in the first half, including touchdowns on their first two offensive plays of the game.  Leading the way was Keenan Gauff with 106 yards on five carries and Joe Chiarella, who contributed four carries for 77 yards.  ... Keep Reading

St. James opens district play by blanking Donaldsonville 22-0

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  • 10/6/18 1:25am

When St. James had to settle for a field goal on its opening possession of the second half and with the way the Wildcats’ defense played throughout the game, the 16-point margin looked like more than enough to give SJH a win over visiting Donaldsonville. That proved to be the case as the Wildcats went on to take a 22-0 win in the District 10-3A opener on Friday night in Vacherie. "This is... Keep Reading