River Parish Football

‘No going back’ for ESJ after 50-0 blanking of South Lafourche

  • Tags:
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • East St. John
  • Posted:
  • 11/3/18 9:10am

There’s no going back for the East St. John Wildcats. First-year Wildcats coach Brandon Brown spoke earlier in the week of his team’s need to win Friday night at South Lafourche in order to finish 5-5 and not take a step back in terms of seasonal wins from a year ago. East St. John did that in grand fashion with a 50-0 blanking of the South Lafourche Tarpons in Galliano. The... Keep Reading

Riverside closes out regular season with 56-8 win over North Central

  • Tags:
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • Riverside
  • Posted:
  • 11/3/18 2:40am

Riverside Academy bounced back from last week’s loss to Country Day in resounding fashion with a 56-8 victory over visiting North Central in non-district action Friday night to close out the regular season. “It’s always good getting a win going into the playoffs. It was good to get that Country Day game behind us after getting on the field tonight. You always want to go into the playoffs coming off... Keep Reading

Robison sharp in season debut leading Hahnville to convincing win

  • Tags:
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • Hahnville
  • Posted:
  • 11/3/18 2:06am

It may have said Week No.10 on the schedule ending the regular season, but for Hahnville and senior quarterback Andrew Robison it was a new beginning. There was the firing, the move, the ineligibility, the appeal, the Temporary Restraining Order, the arbitration, the ruling, and after over 350 days, there was finally a football game for Andrew Robison. The senior quarterback, making his season debut three days after an arbitrator ruled in Hahnville's favor making... Keep Reading

Rams finish as unbeaten district champs for second year in a row

  • Tags:
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • West St. John
  • Posted:
  • 11/3/18 2:02am

The West St. John Rams sure know how to put on a Homecoming. Playing at home for the first time since Week 3 of the season, the Rams took a resounding 55-0 win over St. Martin’s Episcopal on Friday night in Edgard to go undefeated in District 8-1A play for the second year in a row. “It’s great to be back home. Being Homecoming and Senior Night all wrapped up... Keep Reading

Destrehan beats down Terrebonne to capture District 7-5A crown

  • Tags:
  • Game Recap
  • Team:
  • Destrehan
  • Posted:
  • 11/3/18 1:18am

By Tate Roussel The Terrebonne Tigers may have gone into Friday night’s game undefeated but Destrehan showed who the top ’Cats are in District 7-5A with a resounding 49-20 victory. Destrehan (9-1 overall, 6-0 in district) scored on seven-straight possessions to open the game on the Wildcats’ way to capturing the district title J.R. Blood had a big Senior Night game, accounting for five touchdowns. The senior quarterback passed... Keep Reading

Comets capture 10-3A title with 13-7 overtime win over St. James

  • Tags:
  • Game Recap
  • Teams:
  • St. Charles, St. James
  • Posted:
  • 11/2/18 10:38pm

St. Charles Catholic has won a lot of hard-fought games over the years by waiting for an opponent to make a mistake and then being able to capitalize. For most of Friday night’s game at St. James, it appeared as though that mistake might ever come. But one play after St. James halted a Comets drive when a pass to tight end Jacob Ganote came up a yard short or fourth-and-8 at the... Keep Reading

East St. John Wildcats need to win to keep playoff hopes in reach

  • Tags:
  • Game Preview
  • Team:
  • East St. John
  • Posted:
  • 11/1/18 6:12pm

East St. John coach Brandon Brown would like nothing better than to see a traffic jam on Airline Highway near Joe Keller Stadium on football Friday nights. “We talk about BUA – Back Up Airline,” Brown said. “Year’s past, even when I played under coach (Larry) Dauterive, we had some really good teams and you couldn’t drive down Airline Highway because it was backed up. We talked about... Keep Reading

Robison to start at quarterback for Hahnville against H.L. Bourgeois

  • Tags:
  • Game Preview
  • Team:
  • Hahnville
  • Posted:
  • 11/1/18 10:28am

The never-ending saga around Hahnville and Andrew Robison’s eligibility added a new chapter earlier in the week. An arbitrator ruled in favor of Hahnville and Robison, making the senior eligible to play for the Tigers in their regular-season finale against H.L. Bourgeois on Friday night in Houma and into the playoffs. The arbitrator ruled the finding of illegal recruitment was arbitrary and capricious and that the family did complete a bona fide... Keep Reading

SJH can claim share of district title win win over St. Charles Comets

  • Tags:
  • Game Preview
  • Team:
  • St. James
  • Posted:
  • 11/1/18 9:13am

When the blue-and-gold clad St. Charles Catholic Comets invade Wildcat Stadium in Vacherie on Friday night, St. James coach Robert Valdez is hoping to see as sea of black-garbed fans in the stands. “Everything right now is about stopping this wave of Comets that are coming this way and everything they bring with them. For the fans, it gives them an extra week of real good football. Friday night, it should really be rocking.... Keep Reading

WSJ plays true ‘Homecoming’ when Rams host St. Martin’s

  • Tags:
  • Game Preview
  • Team:
  • West St. John
  • Posted:
  • 10/31/18 8:24pm

If there is any team in 2018 that has a true sense of Homecoming, it has to be the West St. John Rams. After beating Bonnabel 40-20 at home in Week 3, the Rams have been away from Edgard ever since. West St. John, ranked No. 8 in the Class 1A poll, played five consecutive road games before having an open date last week. The Rams will host St. Martin’s Episcopal for Homecoming in only WSJ... Keep Reading