River Parish Football

News Archives in October 2015

Lutcher defense sparks early scoring in Bulldogs’ 49-19 win

  • Tags:
  • Feature Story
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • Lutcher
  • Posted:
  • 10/31/15 10:56am

Lutcher defense produced enough early points that the Bulldogs really didn’t need their offense in a 49-19 District 9-3A win over Lusher on Friday night in New Orleans. The Bulldogs’ defense scored two touchdowns directly and set up a third as Lutcher built a 28-7 halftime lead on its way to the victory. “They have that knack. My defense has a pretty good scoring average,” Lutcher coach Tim Detillier... Keep Reading

Williams return kick-starts Tigers in Hahnville’s 49-7 win over HLB

  • Tags:
  • Feature Story
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • Hahnville
  • Posted:
  • 10/31/15 4:42am

Anthony Williams returned the opening kickoff 90 yards for a touchdown and added a 67-yard touchdown reception while turning the running chores over to others in Hahnville’s 49-7 District 7-5A home win Friday night. Running backs Drew Dunn, Norquell Flowers and Demonte Clark, along with quarterback Mike Neal, all had touchdown runs as the Tigers improved to 6-3 overall and 4-1 in district action. It was the fourth win a row for Hahnville. ... Keep Reading

Steib’s return helps spark SJH offense, defense in 44-14 win

  • Tags:
  • Feature Story
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • St. James
  • Posted:
  • 10/31/15 4:29am

St. James’ offensive line had one of its most productive outings of the season as the Wildcats rushed for 200 yards in snapping a two-game losing streak with a 44-14 District 9-3A home win Friday night in Vacherie. Aquindas Steib, who spent several days in the hospital the previous week and missed the De La Salle game, made a triumphant return. Along with stellar play on defense, Steib was one of three Wildcat runners... Keep Reading

Stubbs unhappy with Rebels’ effort in Riverside’s win over Cajuns

  • Tags:
  • Feature Story
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • Riverside
  • Posted:
  • 10/31/15 4:19am

A 43-24 district victory to run your record to 7-1 overall and 4-0 in league play would make most coaches quite happy. Riverside Academy’s Bill Stubbs is not most coaches. “I thought we got out-hit. I thought we got out-physicalled. I did probably one of the worst jobs I’ve done in getting kids prepped and ready to play. It was just a bad night all the way around,” Stubbs... Keep Reading

Destrehan finishes unbeaten once again after win over Thibodaux

  • Tags:
  • Feature Story
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • Destrehan
  • Posted:
  • 10/31/15 3:58am

Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux often speaks of the importance of the opening minutes of the third quarter. In Friday night’s District 7-5A showdown against Thibodaux in Destrehan, the Wildcats were clinging to a 28-20 lead and the Tigers got the ball to open the second half. Starting at their own 27, the Tigers reached the Destrehan 42 before facing third-and-11. A conversion would keep the drive alive and a touchdown and two-point conversion would... Keep Reading

35 unanswered points power St. Charles past West St. John

  • Tags:
  • Feature Story
  • Game Recap
  • Teams:
  • West St. John, St. Charles
  • Posted:
  • 10/30/15 11:54pm

St. Charles Catholic coach Frank Monica called the game a gut check for his Comets. Fresh off a 35-3 drubbing to rival Riverside Academy and trailing West St. John 15-10, the Comets responded just the way Monica had hoped. Led by 272 yards rushing and three touchdowns from Tahj Smith, St. Charles responded with 35 unanswered points on its way to a 45-15 District 12-2A victory Friday night in Edgard. Ninth-ranked St. Charles totaled 391 yards rushing... Keep Reading

West St. John Rams back on track with 42-28 victory over Warriors

  • Tags:
  • Feature Story
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • West St. John
  • Posted:
  • 10/30/15 3:25pm

West St. John finally got back on the winning track with a 42-28 District 12-2 win over Sophie B. Wright in the Rams’ Homecoming game. “It feels great,” West St. John coach Brandon Walters said. “It definitely was a move in the right direction. The kids definitely needed the win to kind of build some confidence back in what we are doing.” The win snapped a five-game losing streak for... Keep Reading

ESJ seeks second-consecutive win against struggling 1-7 Hornets

  • Tags:
  • Feature Story
  • Game Preview
  • Team:
  • East St. John
  • Posted:
  • 10/29/15 10:49am

Days of heavy rain led to a gloomy weekend but the East St. John Wildcats didn’t even seem to notice. The Wildcats were basking in their first victory of the season following last Friday’s 47-37 District 7-5A win over Terrebonne. “To finally get a win after all the hard work week in and week out it finally paid off,” said East St. John coach Alden Foster. Foster picked... Keep Reading

Darensbourg named RPF.com Player of the Week

  • Tags:
  • Player of the Week
  • Team:
  • East St. John
  • Posted:
  • 10/28/15 8:27pm

East St. John junior quarterback Marquise Darensbourg has been named the Riverparishfootball.com/Buckwalter Insurance Player of the Week after accounting for six touchdowns in The Wildcats 47-37 win over Terrebonne. Darensbourg was 10-19 passing for 171 yards with 3 touchdowns, and rushed 24 times for 224 yards and 3 touchdowns, leading the Wildcats to their first win of the season. Keep Reading

SCC stern test for Rams one week after snapping losing streak

  • Tags:
  • Feature Story
  • Game Preview
  • Team:
  • West St. John
  • Posted:
  • 10/28/15 5:54pm

The good news for West St. John was a 42-28 triumph last week over Sophie B. Wright that snapped a five-game losing streak and earned the Rams their first District 12-2A win of the season. “We definitely are not satisfied but I’m a bit pleased. It’s a step in the right direction. It was a much-needed win,” said West St. John coach Brandon Walters, whose team improved to ... Keep Reading