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RA, Hahnville in penalty-filled scrimmages; Destrehan sharp

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  • 8/17/18 11:11pm

Riverside Academy’s squad numbers may be considerably lower this year, but the Rebels seemed to have added another playmaker in the form of Ahmonte Watkins. Watkins turned a short pass from quarterback Gage Larvadain into a 70-yard score with 24 seconds left in a timed quarter to allow Riverside Academy to edge visiting Ellender on Friday night. The sophomore scored on a touchdown run earlier in the timed period to go along with a... Keep Reading

RA, Hahnville, Destrehan get started with Friday scrimmages

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  • Game Preview
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  • 8/16/18 3:56pm

With Riverside Academy’s numbers down this year, first-year Rebels coach Kevin Dizer said he sees Friday’s scrimmage against visiting Ellender as a chance to get a truly good look at his squad. “I’m so excited for it because with our numbers being so low, it’s really hard to get a good look,” said Dizer, whose Rebels host Ellender at 6 p.m. “Not only is... Keep Reading

RPF.com seeking correspondents for upcoming football season

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  • 8/15/18 9:46am

RiverParishFootball.com is seeking correspondents to help with football coverage for the 2018 season. RPF.com is seeking correspondents to cover games in the River Parishes on Friday nights during the season, along with other game-night coverage help. The position is ideal for college students with flexable schedules and looking to earn a bit of extra spending money. Budding journalists looking for practical experience or perhaps former high school football players seeking to stay close to... Keep Reading

Dizer showing the way as Rebels open drills for upcoming season

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  • 8/7/18 7:55am

A sprinkling earlier in the day left the field damp and the skies were threatening at Riverside Academy’s practice on Monday to open drills for the 2018 season. The practice field conditions seemed almost pristine compared to what the Rebels faced a year ago. “Last fall, it was super muddy. It rained all last fall. We slopped around in the mud the whole time,” Kevin Dizer recalled. “Regardless of the weather... Keep Reading

Mission accomplished at Line Camp despite weather conditions

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  • 6/19/18 4:10pm

THIBODAUX – The football gods forced one of the greatest audibles in history on the Nicholls campus over the past few days. Daily rain, plus lightning strikes, caused coaches, staff and campers at the annual Offensive-Defensive Line Camp to scamper all over the Thibodaux campus. “Every practice, there was a question mark whether it be rain or no rain or lightning. It came out right. In the long run, the kids got the quality... Keep Reading