River Parish Football

News Archives in November 2011

Riverside offense struggles in playoff loss to University High

  • Tags:
  • Game Recap
  • Posted:
  • 11/18/11 5:35pm

Riverside Academy’s offense was never able to get on track as the Rebels were eliminated from the Class 2A regional playoffs with a 27-7 loss Friday night to University High in Baton Rouge. The loss ended Riverside’s season at 8-4. U-High, 12-0, advances to the quarterfinals where the Cubs travel to take on Cavalry Baptist, a 40-14 winner over Pope John Paul. Riverside trailed 20-0 at halftime and was down 27-0... Keep Reading

RA takes advantage of early turnovers in win over DeQuincy

  • Tags:
  • Game Recap
  • Posted:
  • 11/11/11 5:28pm

Earlier it the week, Riverside Academy coach Mickey Roussel said his team thrived on postseason football. The Rebels showed that to be the case with a 42-12 home win over DeQuincy in the opening round of the Class 2A playoffs. “We had a great week of preparation,” Roussel said. “This team is motivated. A lot of teams kind of fade away and get tired. We don’t do that. We have... Keep Reading

Afternoon delight for Rebels in Riverside’s 48-12 win over Clark

  • Tags:
  • Game Recap
  • Posted:
  • 11/5/11 5:23pm

When coaches talk about distractions playing on the road, Riverside coach Mickey Roussel may want to give a clinic after what his Rebel’s went through at Pan American Stadium even before his team wrapped up the regular season with a 48-12 win against Clark. First, the game itself was being played on Saturday, something Riverside had not done all season. Roussel had already decided to sit a few key players for the first... Keep Reading