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Rebels’ season ends with 35-13 playoff loss at Ascension Episcopal

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  • 11/10/18 12:34am

By Cody Junot LAFAYETTE - Riverside Academy’s season came to an end Friday night at the hands of the seventh-seeded Ascension Episcopal Blue Gators as the Rebels fell 35-13. Friday evening was the tale of two halves for the Rebels. In the first half, both teams traded blows, each countering the other, forcing a stalemate for much of the first 24 minutes. Offensively, Riverside was able to move the ball on the ground, rushing... Keep Reading

Riverside closes out regular season with 56-8 win over North Central

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  • 11/3/18 2:40am

Riverside Academy bounced back from last week’s loss to Country Day in resounding fashion with a 56-8 victory over visiting North Central in non-district action Friday night to close out the regular season. “It’s always good getting a win going into the playoffs. It was good to get that Country Day game behind us after getting on the field tonight. You always want to go into the playoffs coming off... Keep Reading

Cajuns pile up late scores in 42-20 win over Riverside Academy

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  • 10/27/18 12:15am

METAIRIE - The final score may read as a 42-20 loss for Riverside Academy on Friday night to Country Day in District 9-2A action Friday afternoon, but the key moment of the game came with the game tied 14-14 to start the second half. Riverside’s defense held down a prolific Cajuns offense in the first half and the Rebels got the ball to open the second half. Starting at their own 42, the... Keep Reading

Rebels’ task is to try and contain Ibieta and potent Country Day

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  • 10/25/18 12:17pm

The odds may be long, but Riverside Academy could pick up its first significant win of the season with a win over Country Day when the teams meet at 4:30 p.m. Friday in Metairie. Country Day, ranked No. 2 in Class 2A, goes into the game unbeaten with an 8-0 mark, including 2-0 in District 9-2A. Riverside, 2-5 overall and 2-1 in district, owns wins over South Plaquemines and Fisher – hardly football powers these... Keep Reading

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