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Rebels score 35 first-quarter points in 42-13 rout of Fisher

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  • 10/20/18 2:23am

On the second play of the game, Riverside Academy quarterback Gage Larvadain hit Jaylen Watkins on a touchdown toss and the game quickly turned into a rout as the Rebels defeated winless Fisher 42-13 in District 9-2A action Friday night in Lafitte. “Going into the game, I knew Fisher was a team we should beat and I wanted us to be as clean as possible and I wanted to be able to get... Keep Reading

RPF.com seeking correspondents for upcoming football season

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  • 8/15/18 9:46am

RiverParishFootball.com is seeking correspondents to help with football coverage for the 2018 season. RPF.com is seeking correspondents to cover games in the River Parishes on Friday nights during the season, along with other game-night coverage help. The position is ideal for college students with flexable schedules and looking to earn a bit of extra spending money. Budding journalists looking for practical experience or perhaps former high school football players seeking to stay close to... Keep Reading

Dizer showing the way as Rebels open drills for upcoming season

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  • 8/7/18 7:55am

A sprinkling earlier in the day left the field damp and the skies were threatening at Riverside Academy’s practice on Monday to open drills for the 2018 season. The practice field conditions seemed almost pristine compared to what the Rebels faced a year ago. “Last fall, it was super muddy. It rained all last fall. We slopped around in the mud the whole time,” Kevin Dizer recalled. “Regardless of the weather... Keep Reading

Mission accomplished at Line Camp despite weather conditions

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  • 6/19/18 4:10pm

THIBODAUX – The football gods forced one of the greatest audibles in history on the Nicholls campus over the past few days. Daily rain, plus lightning strikes, caused coaches, staff and campers at the annual Offensive-Defensive Line Camp to scamper all over the Thibodaux campus. “Every practice, there was a question mark whether it be rain or no rain or lightning. It came out right. In the long run, the kids got the quality... Keep Reading

Dizer promoted to head coaching position at Riverside Academy

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  • 3/15/18 8:29am

Kevin Dizer has been promoted to the head football coaching position at Riverside Academy. Dizer has served as the Rebels’ defensive backs coach for the last three seasons and has been in coaching for seven years. Dizer replaces Chris Lachney. Lachney served as Riverside Academy’s head coach in 2017. Prior to that, he was the Rebels’ defensive coordinator for five years, including the 2016 season when RA won the Division III state title. ... Keep Reading