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Dizer wants RA to focus on Rebels when taking on winless Fisher

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  • 10/17/18 11:20am

Coming off an emotional 35-31 loss to Country Day after letting a 31-14 lead slip away, the Newman Greenies may or may not have had something to prove in last week’s game at Riverside Academy. Regardless of motivation, it all added up to a 41-41 District 9-2A loss for the Rebels. “I don’t know if Newman’s previous game had anything to do what. We don’t... Keep Reading

Rebels looking to make it two in a row with win over visiting Greenies

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  • 10/10/18 3:55pm

Following a brutal schedule against the likes of Southern Lab, Barbe, Rummel and De La Salle, that saw Riverside Academy open the 2018 season 0-4, the Rebels finally picked up their first win of the season last Friday with a 47-14 victory over South Plaquemines in the District 9-2A opener. “After going through the first four weeks of the season and you challenge those kids to beat those type of teams and you don... Keep Reading

Riverside seeks new start with district opener against Hurricanes

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  • 10/3/18 9:11pm

If ever there was a team that needed the start of district play as part of a new start, it’s the 2018 Riverside Academy Rebels. The Rebels (0-4) are coming off a pre-district slate that included the likes of Southern Lab, Barbe, Rummel and De La Salle. In the latest loss – a 45-28 loss to De La Salle – the Rebels allowed Cavalier sophomore Montrell Johnson to rush for more than 300 yards. &ldquo... Keep Reading

Riverside coach Dizer takes own approach to dealing with open date

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  • 9/26/18 2:59pm

Various Riverside Academy coaches have tried different methods when it comes to dealing with playing a game coming off an open date. This time around, it’s first-year coach Kevin Dizer’s turn. “Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, we had some of the longest practices we’ve had. We probably took the full three hours in practice,” Dizer, an assistant under both Bill Stubbs and Chris Lachney said of last week... Keep Reading

Rebels have open date prior to taking on powerhouse De La Salle

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  • 9/19/18 4:26pm

Although Riverside Academy lost 37-34 last week to Rummel to fall to 0-3, Kevin Dizer saw something in his football team he hadn’t seen the previous two weeks. “We hadn’t fought for 48 minutes and that’s all I was looking for. This past Friday, I saw the team I envisioned us being. I think we have something to build off of now that we’ve got that 48 minutes... Keep Reading