River Parish Football

News Archives in October 2015

Stubbs unhappy with Rebels’ effort in Riverside’s win over Cajuns

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  • 10/31/15 4:19am

A 43-24 district victory to run your record to 7-1 overall and 4-0 in league play would make most coaches quite happy. Riverside Academy’s Bill Stubbs is not most coaches. “I thought we got out-hit. I thought we got out-physicalled. I did probably one of the worst jobs I’ve done in getting kids prepped and ready to play. It was just a bad night all the way around,” Stubbs... Keep Reading

Country Day latest challenge for hard-charging Riverside Rebels

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  • 10/28/15 3:30pm

Riverside Academy has play top-flight competition all season, so coming off a big game has been no real issue for the Rebels. Still, the Rebels have not had to come off a resounding 35-3 triumph over rival St. Charles Catholic. That’s the scenario Riverside faces when it hosts Country Day on Friday night. “We feel like we are playing at a pretty good level but we still have a lot of room... Keep Reading

Riverside hands St. Charles 35-3 crushing defeat

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  • 10/23/15 11:47pm

Everyone’s heard of Rebels with a cause. On Friday night in Laplace, the Riverside Rebels were on a mission. In the renewal of an old rivalry, it was all Riverside as the Rebels dominated St. Charles Catholic 35-3 in a District 12-2 showdown. “These are the type of results that we are going to get when they get on a mission – and they were on a mission tonight,” Riverside coach... Keep Reading

Riverside-SCC clash brings back another River Parish rivalry

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  • 10/20/15 2:52pm

 For the second week in a row, fans get to witness the renewal of a River Parish football rivalry. Last week, it was a Class 3A battle between St. James Parish rivals Lutcher and St. James. On Friday night in Laplace, St. Charles Catholic hosts Riverside Academy in an encounter of longtime St. John Parish foes. Like the Lutcher-St. James game, there are many subplots to the St. Charles-Riverside gridiron return. Both teams are... Keep Reading

RA takes advantage of great field position in rout of West St. John

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  • 10/17/15 3:25am

Riverside Academy played on only half a field for most of the game against West St. John and the Rams paid the price in the Rebels’ 44-6 win in District 12-2A action Friday night in Edgard. The fourth-ranked Rebels, 5-1 overall and 2-0 in district play, never had to travel more than 50 yards for any of their first four scores in taking a 23-0 halftime lead. “We were poised to drive the... Keep Reading