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Comets look to return to basics against winless Haynes Academy

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  • 10/18/17 7:18pm

Facing a winless Haynes Academy team on Friday night at Joe Yenni Stadium in Metairie gives the St. Charles Comets a chance to return to basics. “It’s a great week for us to get back to our fundamentals. The last couple of weeks we kind of voided our fundamentals just to try and get people lined up to stop or make plays. Now, it’s a good week for us to... Keep Reading

St. Charles builds early lead and rolls past Donaldsonville 35-12

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  • 10/14/17 12:50am

In a loose translation, a school's homecoming generally means a reunion of sorts for alumni. But for St. Charles, it was senior running back Narquez Jones' return to the playing field that made the biggest splash for the Comets in a 35-12 homecoming win over Donaldsonville. Seeing his first action since injuring his knee September 15 against Wilkinson, Mississippi, Jones rushed for 76 yards on 10 carries and added two touchdowns along the way. "It was a... Keep Reading

Comets face Donaldsonville team filled with offensive weapons

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  • 10/10/17 6:16pm

Facing a team blessed with size, speed and athleticism, the St. Charles Catholic Comets may have to pick and choose which Donaldsonville Tigers they will try to contain when the teams meet Friday in Laplace. “I don’t know if you ever stop them. You just have to try to slow them down,” St. Charles coach Frank Monica said of the Tigers. St. Charles and Donaldsonville enter the game both 5-1 on... Keep Reading

Tran’s all-purpose effort leads Comets to 45-0 win over Lusher

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  • 10/7/17 3:40am

Phillip Tran scored a total of four touchdowns and amassed 255 all-purpose yards as St. Charles Catholic defeated Lusher 45-0 in the District 10-3A opener at Brees Family Field on Friday night in New Orleans. Touchdown runs of 2 an 30 yards by Tran staked the Comets to a 13-0 lead after one quarter. St. Charles (5-1 overall, 1-0 in district) put the game away with a 24-point second quarter to lead 37-0 at halftime. Tran&rsquo... Keep Reading

Comets look to get swagger back in district opener at Lusher Lions

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  • 10/3/17 1:14pm

A bigger, more physical East Ascension squad managed to control the line of scrimmage and the clock to take a 21-2 victory last Friday that handed St. Charles Catholic its first loss of the season. “They were big and physical. We didn’t block them at the line of scrimmage,” Comets coach Frank Monica said. “We tried to win the game by throwing the football when we got behind and we... Keep Reading