River Parish Football

News Archives in December 2011

Comets claim first state title with dramatic 9-8 triumph over Amite

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  • 12/10/11 10:22am

NEW ORLEANS – Since the start of the season, many said St. Charles Catholic was a championship-caliber team. The one guy who would never say so was Comets coach Frank Monica. Was Monica finally ready to admit what everyone else seemed to know after a 9-8 win over Amite on Saturday afternoon in the Class 3A state championship in the Superdome Classic? “They anointed us at the beginning of the year and we had... Keep Reading

Juneau’s kick sends St. Charles to Class 3A championship game

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  • 12/2/11 10:18am

Since the very first day of practice in fall camp, the realistic goal at St. Charles was clear; the Comets believed they belonged in the ‘Dome.  After Patrick Juneau’s 21-yard field goal with four seconds remaining, mission accomplished for the Comets who rallied from a 14-0 deficit to edge the defending Class 3A champs, Parkview Baptist 24-21. “Our kids were resilient, we knew we in for a dogfight,” said... Keep Reading