River Parish Football

News Archives in October 2018

District title, possible No. 2 seed on line when DHS hosts Tigers

  • Tags:
  • Game Preview
  • Team:
  • Destrehan
  • Posted:
  • 10/31/18 1:02pm

When Terrebonne visits Destrehan on Friday night in a battle of Top 10 teams, the District 7-5A title will be one the line but the Wildcats also will keep their eyes on another prize. “On our board, you see ‘district championship’ real small but behind that is ‘No. 2 seed,’ and that’s what we need to shoot for,” Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux said. After defeating Jesuit 28-23 in... Keep Reading

Riverside Rebels close out regular season by hosting North Central

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  • Game Preview
  • Team:
  • Riverside
  • Posted:
  • 10/31/18 9:47am

While most observers will look toward Week 10 games that feature district championships on the line, Riverside Academy will quietly host North Central on Friday night. The Rebels go into the non-district game 2-6 while North Central is 1-8. Records can be misleading and Riverside’s may well be a case in point. “When you look at our six losses, if you go through the record of each one, Southern Lab is 9-1, which... Keep Reading

District title, possible playoff bye at stake for SCC versus Wildcats

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  • Game Preview
  • Team:
  • St. Charles
  • Posted:
  • 10/31/18 9:38am

When St. Charles Catholic dropped to 2-3 on the season following a 21-2 Week 5 loss to East Ascension, few observers might have figured on the Comets playing for a District 10-3A title. After St. Charles’ loss to East Ascension, the Comets have won their last four games. With last week’s 14-12 win over De La Salle, SCC goes into Friday’s game at St. James 6-3 overall, 4-0 in district,... Keep Reading

Hahnville wins arbitration Robison can play

  • Tags:
  • Feature Story
  • Team:
  • Hahnville
  • Posted:
  • 10/30/18 6:32pm

Just over two months since he was ruled ineligible by the LHSAA to play his senior season after transferring from Vandebilt in the offseason, Andrew Robison will be able to play in the Tigers regular season finale' after an arbitrator ruled in Hahnville's favor Tuesday. The following is a statement released on behalf of Hahnville High School: The previous rulings and sanctions issued by the LHSAA Executive Director and upheld by the Executive Committee... Keep Reading

SJH Wildcats make quick work of Lusher in 49-21 win over Lions

  • Tags:
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • St. James
  • Posted:
  • 10/28/18 2:39pm

St. James scored 29 first-quarter points to quickly put away Lusher as the Wildcats defeated the Lions 49-21 in District 10-3A play Friday night in Vacherie. The result, coupled with St. Charles Catholic’s 14-12 triumph over De La Salle, sets up a Week 10 showdown between the Wildcats and Comets with the district title on the line. St. James improved to 6-3 overall and 3-1 in district play with the Homecoming win. St. Charles... Keep Reading

Destrehan survives late Jesuit comeback wins 28-23

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  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • Destrehan
  • Posted:
  • 10/27/18 2:54am

Mumford and Sons may have been the Voodoo Fest headliner nearby at City Park but it was Robicheaux and the Wildcats who got top billing at Tad Gormely Stadium Friday as Destrehan survived a late Jesuit rally for a 28-23 win. "My hat's off to Coach (Mark) Songy and his staff," said Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux. "(Jesuit) is just so well coached and play so hard. I'm happy, but just a little dissapointed... Keep Reading

Lutcher win sets up district showdown against Plaquemine

  • Tags:
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • Lutcher
  • Posted:
  • 10/27/18 2:44am

Lutcher put itself in position to play for a share of the District 6-4A title in Week 10 after blanking visiting Tara 44-0 on Friday night. The Bulldogs (6-3 overall and 3-1 in district play) will host Plaquemine next Friday. The Green Devils (7-2 overall and 4-0 in district) defeated Woodlawn 42-0 on Friday. Parkview Baptist (3-6 overall and 2-1 in district) edged St. Michael 15-12 on Friday. Earlier in the season, Parkview defeated Lutcher 3... Keep Reading

Hahnville rallies for much-needed win over Central Lafourche

  • Tags:
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • Hahnville
  • Posted:
  • 10/27/18 2:23am

Like much of the season, things weren’t easy for the Hahnville Tigers in their District 7-5A encounter on Friday night against Central Lafourche in Mathews. After allowing two scores in the opening quarter, the Tigers stormed back with 24 unanswered points to take home a 24-14 victory. Hahnville (4-5 overall and 2-3 in district) entered the game holding the No. 30 power rating in Class 5A. A loss likely could have knocked the Tigers... Keep Reading

SCC clinches no worse than share of district title with 14-12 win

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  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • St. Charles
  • Posted:
  • 10/27/18 1:52am

It was a second-half goal line stand that proved to be a key factor in St. Charles Catholic’s 14-12 victory over De La Salle on Friday night at Tulane’s Yulman Stadium in New Orleans that allowed the Comets to assure themselves no worse than at least a share of the District 10-3A title. With a 14-6 lead late in the third quarter, the Comets (6-3 overall, 4-0 in district) had... Keep Reading

ESJ gets first home win of season to stay in playoff contention

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  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • East St. John
  • Posted:
  • 10/27/18 1:11am

The East St. John Wildcats couldn’t have planned to get their first home win of the season. Going into Friday night’s game at Joe Keller Stadium in Reserve, Thibodaux and East St. John were both 3-5 overall, while the Wildcats were 2-3 in District 7-5A play and the Tigers were 1-3. East St. John entered the game No. 31 in the Class 5A power rankings and Thibodaux No. 32. So, the winner... Keep Reading