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Riverside back in win column after 42-6 triumph over Fisher Gators

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  • Feature Story
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • Riverside
  • Posted:
  • 10/21/17 6:56am

Riverside Academy’s football team has been a big-picture type program over the past few years so a win after a 1-4 start wasn’t necessarily imperative but it was nice just the same. The Rebels defeated Fisher 42-6 Friday night over visiting Fisher to improve to 2-4 on the season and 1-1 in District 8-2A. “We try to be where our feet are and not where our eyes are taking... Keep Reading

SCC Comets make quick work of winless Haynes in 40-0 triumph

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  • Feature Story
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • St. Charles
  • Posted:
  • 10/21/17 6:49am

Trey Joseph ran the opening kickoff 81 yards for a touchdown to set the tone in St. Charles Catholic’s 40-0 domination of winless Haynes Academy in District 10-3A action Friday night at Joe Yenni Stadium in Metairie. After the Comets built a 19-0 lead in the middle of the first quarter, the remainder of the game was played using running time as St. Charles went on to build a 33-0 halftime lead. St.... Keep Reading

Blood fires three touchdown passes to help pace Destrehan win

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  • Feature Story
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • Destrehan
  • Posted:
  • 10/21/17 6:37am

Destrehan didn’t need a heart-pounding, come-from-behind win Friday night. Unlike many of the Wildcats’ games this season, Destrehan built a 21-3 halftime lead and pulled away with three more touchdowns in the third quarter on the way to a 42-3 victory over H.L. Bourgeois at Tom B. Smith Stadium in Houma. “Our kids played well on both sides of the ball,” Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux said. “Obviously, when... Keep Reading

Lutcher holds on for second win in a row with triumph over Woodlawn

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  • Feature Story
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • Lutcher
  • Posted:
  • 10/21/17 3:50am

The Lutcher Bulldogs have now managed to go 1-0 each of the last two weeks. After getting off to a 1-5 start, Lutcher coach Dwain Jenkins said he wanted his team to go 1-0 in each of the following four weeks of the regular season. Lutcher got off to a good start with a 41-0 win last week over St. Michael’s and followed it up with a narrow 21-14 victory Friday night over... Keep Reading

De La Salle is pretty special in dismantling of St. James Wildcats

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  • Feature Story
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • St. James
  • Posted:
  • 10/21/17 3:33am

Most high school football fans knew De La Salle was an outstanding football team but the visiting Cavaliers showed how special they are Friday night against the St. James Wildcats. The Cavaliers recovered three blocked punts for touchdowns and used a punt return to set up another score as De La Salle, the top-ranked team in Class 3A, dominated St. James 63-7 at Wildcat Stadium in Vacherie. “We came out with a lot of... Keep Reading

West St. John powers past Varnado 45-0 in statement win

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  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • West St. John
  • Posted:
  • 10/21/17 12:22am

It was supposed to be West St. John’s toughest test in District 8-1A. The Rams went into Friday’s home game against Varnado as the top-rated team among Class 1A schools in the unofficial power ratings while the Wildcats were No. 2. The gap between No. 1 and No. 2 may never have seemed so large after West St. John’s 45-0 domination of Varnado. Both teams entered the game 2-0 in District ... Keep Reading

Hahnville takes control of 7-5A with 27-0 win at East St. John

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  • Game Recap
  • Teams:
  • East St. John, Hahnville
  • Posted:
  • 10/20/17 10:49pm

Powered by over 300 all-purpose yards and three touchdowns from Pooka Williams, combined with a dominating performance on defense, Hahnville left Joe Keller Stadium with a 27-0 win and control of District 7-5A. "We're really playing good, and we're playing really really good defensively," said Hahnville coach Nick Saltaformaggio. "When you can run the ball, play good defense, and get enough in the passing game you got a shot, and we got a... Keep Reading

Improved passing makes HHS more dynamic in 41-13 win

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  • Feature Story
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • Hahnville
  • Posted:
  • 10/14/17 10:26am

Hahnville seems to be clicking in all the right areas going into the stretch drive of the 2017 season. HHS topped 40 points in a game for the fifth time this season, continued to run the ball and threw it a little while not allowed Thibodaux to score until the second half in taking a 41-13 road in District 7-5A action Friday night. Running back Anthony “Pooka” Williams rushed for 140 yards on 14 carries and... Keep Reading

Bulldogs find bit of confidence in 41-0 blanking of St. Michael

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  • Feature Story
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • Lutcher
  • Posted:
  • 10/14/17 10:09am

The Lutcher Bulldogs were able to take out a season’s worth of frustration with a 41-0 District 6-4A win over St. Michael the Archangel on Friday night at Woodlawn in Baton Rouge. “We believe we are better than a 2-5 team. Our schedule, I don’t think many people would trade with us to play the people we played early this season. We just have to find some confidence, and... Keep Reading

Destrehan overcomes early deficit to defeat Central Lafourche 28-21

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  • Feature Story
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • Destrehan
  • Posted:
  • 10/14/17 9:48am

For a team that has been accustomed to winning games by a comfortable margin in past seasons, the Destrehan Wildcats have found themselves in a number of nail-biters this season, Friday’s District 7-5A game against Central Lafourche on Friday night in Mathews was a case in point. The Wildcats fell behind 14-0 in the first half and later saw the Trojans score to tie the game at 21-21 before eventually pulling out... Keep Reading