River Parish Football

News Archives in September 2016

Rebels have open date following ‘most complete game of season’

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  • 9/30/16 10:26am

Three fourth-quarter touchdowns allowed Riverside Academy to rally for a 34-20 win last Friday at Plaquemine in what Rebels coach Bill Stubbs called his team’s most complete game of the season. “Time and time again, the defense came up and made some really big plays for us, whether it is a fumble or interception. We capitalized on two or three of them and turned them into points. We are going to win... Keep Reading

Rebels win third-straight game with 34-20 victory at Plaquemine

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  • 9/23/16 11:59pm

Riverside Academy scored three fourth-quarter touchdowns rally from a 20-14 deficit on its way to a 34-20 victory at Plaquemine on Friday night. After falling behind 20-14 heading into the final quarter, the Rebels pulled ahead 21-20 on a 2-yard run by Jeremy Gibson. A 40-yard pass from quarterback Jordan Loving to Jalen Banks gave the Rebels a bit more breathing room at 27-20 before putting the game away on a 9-yard run by Loving... Keep Reading

Riverside on road to take on aggressive Green Devils

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  • 9/22/16 12:56pm

Riverside Academy will be taking on one of those teams with a misleading record when the Rebels take to the road for Friday’s encounter at Plaquemine. The Rebels, 2-1 overall and ranked No. 5 in Class 2A, take on a 1-2 Plaquemine squad. The Green Devils opened the season with a 33-20 road loss to Brother Martin, a 54-32 home victory over Port Allen and a 42-21 defeat at St. Thomas More. “Plaquemine... Keep Reading

River Parish players have key role in Nicholls State turnaround

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  • 9/18/16 8:29pm

THIBODAUX – Nicholls needed someone to make a final defensive stop. Through three quarters, the Colonels’ defense held visiting University of Incarnate Word to one first down and 23 yards of total offense. An 11-yard pass from freshman quarterback Chase Fourcade to Christian Booker gave Nicholls what seemed like a commanding 35-14 lead with 11:44 left in the game. Yet, touchdown passes from Trent Brittain to Jamari Gilbert covering 40 and 63 yards in a span of less... Keep Reading

Riverside Academy earns sloppy 19-8 win over Hahnville Tigers

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  • 9/17/16 8:26am

Hahnville coach Nick Saltaformaggio had a hunch his football team would be playing in bad weather in Friday night’s game against Riverside Academy in Reserve. The Tigers played on a wet, slick field on their home artificial turf in a 41-20 seasoning-opening win over Woodlawn. Hahnville followed it that up with a 30-0 victory on a muddy field at Patterson. Hahnville’s good fortune in inclement weather would not continue for a... Keep Reading