River Parish Football

News Archives in March 2014

SCC moves to 11-1 with 10-6 comeback win over Riverside

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  • Game Recap
  • Other Sports
  • Teams:
  • Riverside, St. Charles
  • Posted:
  • 3/20/14 10:25pm

After failing to score after two on and none out in the first, then allowing five runs in the bottom of the inning, it looked like one of those days for St. Charles baseball. But the Comets rallied back showing why they are off to hot start, improving to 11-1 on the season with a 10-6 win over Riverside. Comets senior pitcher B.J. Waguespack, who entered action fresh off thre consecutive 1-hitters, and a ... Keep Reading

Robichaux and Nette wrap up wrestling season

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  • Other Sports
  • Team:
  • Destrehan
  • Posted:
  • 3/20/14 1:30pm

One is a trendsetter, the other a history maker. Destrehan senior Nicole Robichaux and sophomore Abby Nette not only participated in wrestling this season, they excelled.  For four years, Robichaux blazed a path for other female wrestlers like Nette who last month became the first female to win a match at the state meet. Press play on the above video to see interviews with both Robichaux and Nette from the state championship, including video... Keep Reading

River vs Bayou rosters announced

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  • Other Sports
  • Teams:
  • East St. John, Destrehan, Hahnville, St. James, West St. John
  • Posted:
  • 3/19/14 9:42am

Fresh off leading St. James to it's first Top 28 appearance in 13 years, it’s back to work for St. James coach James Smith who will lead the River All-Stars in the Third Annual Thibodaux Regional Medical Center Bayou vs. River All Star Basketball Shootout which will be played at Thibodaux High School, on Saturday, March 29.  "I guess you can say the hits just keep coming," said Smith. "Just when I think... Keep Reading

St. James eliminated by Lakeview in Semifinals 81-58

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  • Game Recap
  • Other Sports
  • Team:
  • St. James
  • Posted:
  • 3/13/14 4:57pm

Minutes after the best season in 13 years for St. James basketball came to an end with an 81-58 loss to Lakeview in the 2A State Semifinals Wildcats coach James Smith used an ole quip from a former NFL head coach to sum up the game. “Well I guess it’s like Dennis Green said, they were who we thought they were,” said Smith. “They’re the No.2 team in the... Keep Reading

Riverside advances to 2A Finals with record-setting win

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  • Game Recap
  • Other Sports
  • Team:
  • Riverside
  • Posted:
  • 3/13/14 3:01pm

35-2. That was how much Riverside outscored North Caddo by in the third quarter of the 2A State Semifinals. The two points tied a record for fewest allowed in a quarter of a 2A Top 28 game. It paved the way to Riverside’s 101-52 win, putting the defending state champs and No.1 seed back in the 2A State Championship. “I think it was self-evident in the third quarter how good our players are... Keep Reading

Destrehan comes up short in 5A Championship 69-60

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  • Game Recap
  • Other Sports
  • Team:
  • Destrehan
  • Posted:
  • 3/8/14 10:21pm

It was just a few minutes after Destrehan lost the 5A Girls State Championship 69-60 to a talented Mt. Carmel team that Wildcats coach Angi Butler made a bold proclamation. “I can guarantee you, you’re going to see us again,” said Butler.  “We’re going to be back and next time it’s going to be a totally different ending. I guarantee it.” There are plenty... Keep Reading

St. James advances to first 2A Semifinal in 14 years with 63-60 win

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  • Game Recap
  • Other Sports
  • Team:
  • St. James
  • Posted:
  • 3/8/14 9:12am

"I don't know which one's the biggest thrill? The kill or the hunt," said St. James coach lames Smith moments after the Wildcats defeated Episcopal 63-60 advancing to the 2A Semifinals for the first time in 14 years. Freshman point guard Lowell Narcisse led the way with 20 points including several clutch free throws in the closing minutes to seal the victory. "It feels great being a freshman going to the Final Four, it's... Keep Reading

Riverside off to 2A Semifinals with 103-50 win over Sterlington

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  • Game Recap
  • Other Sports
  • Team:
  • Riverside
  • Posted:
  • 3/8/14 9:00am

It's off to another Final Four for the defending 2A State Champion Riverside Rebels who again displayed execution, hustle and outright dominance in a 103-50 Quarterfinal rout over Sterlington. Von Julien paced the scoring assult with 33 points and 10 assists, while Jordan Andrews led a tenacious defense with 6 steals. Malik Crowfield had 19 points and 12 rebounds, while Herb McGeee scored 15 and freshman jared Butler added 12. Riverside will face the winner of the (28) North Caddo vs (13) St.... Keep Reading

St. James hosts 2A Quarterfinal matchup with Episcopal

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  • Game Preview
  • Other Sports
  • Team:
  • St. James
  • Posted:
  • 3/6/14 10:04pm

Fresh off a come-from-behin win over No. 3 seed Dunham, St. James is preparing for 2A Quarterfinal showdown with No. 6 seed Episcopal. The No. 14 seed Wildcats start four seniors and freshman point guard Lowell Narcisse. Press play on the video above for a preview. Keep Reading