River Parish Football

News Archives in January 2015

Area coaches agree to give Bonine time to find possible solutions

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  • 1/31/15 1:34pm

The vote by the Louisiana High School Athletic Association on Friday, as far as football was concerned, was much ado about nothing. The LHSAA tabled a proposal to alter the football postseason playoff brackets between select and non-select schools, meaning it’s the status quo for at least another year. That leaves football with five non-select championship brackets and a four-bracket setup for select schools. “I think it was the best thing to... Keep Reading

Simmons leads top-ranked Montverde past Riverside in Sugar Bowl Prep Classic

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  • 1/13/15 1:49pm

No, Riverside didn’t win the Allstate Sugar Bowl Prep Classic for an unprecedented third year in a row. But finishing as the runners-up to the No. 1 ranked team and player in the country isn’t bad. Led by LSU-bound Ben Simmons’ season-high 39 points, Montverde pulled away from Riverside late for a 92-75 win in Saturday night’s championship game at the Alario Center in Westwego. Von Julien led the Rebels... Keep Reading