River Parish Football

News Archives in January 2018

St. James’ Dumas named RPF.com Defensive Player of the Year

  • Tags:
  • Feature Story
  • Team:
  • St. James
  • Posted:
  • 1/29/18 4:38pm

Simply put, St. James senior defensive tackle Jason Dumas was a blocking nightmare in 2017. The subject of a season's worth of double-teams, Dumas managed to fill gaps, make tackles and register sacks. Now you can add Riverparishfootball.com Defensive Player of the Year to his long list of achievements. "This award means that hard work pays off," said Dumas after receiving the award outside the St. James fieldhouse Monday afternoon. The double-teams may have... Keep Reading

Pooka named RPF.com Offensive Player of the Year

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  • Feature Story
  • Team:
  • Hahnville
  • Posted:
  • 1/25/18 5:55pm

After capping off his senior season with a legendary playoff run, it's no surprise that Hahnville senior running back Anthony "Pooka" Williams has been named the Riverparishfootball.com Offensive Player of the Year. "It's a blessing," said Williams. "I put in the work, our team put in the work and I came out with another blessing." Williams rushed for just over 3,100 yards in his senior season alone over 1,300 yards of which came in... Keep Reading

Riverside basketball off to hot start

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  • Feature Story
  • Team:
  • Riverside
  • Posted:
  • 1/8/18 3:31pm

Another year, another blazing start to the season for Riverside who at 22-0 is ranked No.7 in the nation my MaxPreps. The Rebels won the Sugar Bowl National Prep Classic over the weekend with a 61-55 overtime win over Karr in the finals and a 75-70 double overtime victory over Lincoln (Brooklyn, NY) in the semifinals. "These are character wins," said Riverside coach Timmy Byrd. "These are wins that not only build character for the... Keep Reading