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Stubbs, Lachney receive well wishes from River Parish coaches

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  • 12/7/16 7:13pm

River Parish football coaches were full of praise Wednesday for one outgoing coach and another up-and-comer after it was announced Riverside Academy’s Bill Stubbs was retiring and defensive coordinator Chris Lachney was promoted to be his successor with the Rebels. One area coach who had experience against Stubbs when he was a coach at Salmen as well as at Riverside is Hahnville’s Nick Saltaformaggio. “He and I go back a... Keep Reading

Lachney elevated to head coach at Riverside with Stubbs’ retirement

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  • 12/7/16 3:42pm

Bill Stubbs has retired as head football coach at Riverside Academy and defensive coordinator Chris Lachney has been elevated to the top spot Wednesday. Stubbs is fresh off of his fourth state championship after leading the Rebels to the Division III title over rival St. Charles Catholic 47-20 last Friday in the Superdome in New Orleans. Having a chance to go out on top was a factor in his retirement, the longtime coach said. &ldquo... Keep Reading