River Parish Football

News Archives in November 2012

Comets’ reign atop Class 3A ends in regional loss to Notre Dame

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  • 11/16/12 1:45pm

St. Charles Catholic did what it had to do to open the second half of its Class 3A regional playoff game at home against Notre Dame. Trailing 14-0 at halftime and playing defense to start the third quarter, the Comets knew they could not give up another score. “We felt we could come back from a two-touchdown deficit but not a three-touchdown deficit,” Comets coach Frank Monica said. After allowing two first downs,... Keep Reading

St. Charles Comets storm back for 27-26 playoff win over Westlake

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  • 11/9/12 1:40pm

By Sam Spence WESTLAKE - For one half of football, Westlake looked like a team ready to knock off the defending state 3A champs. Then, St. Charles Catholic rallied and showed just how tough a champion can be. Brandon Zimmer’s run with slightly more than five minutes remaining lifted the Comets to a 27-26 win over Westlake on Friday night in a bi-district playoff game. Zimmer’s score came after the Rams (... Keep Reading

Comets seal district title with comeback win over E.D. White

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  • 11/2/12 1:26pm

Largely thanks to its own mistakes, St. Charles Catholic’s hopes for a second straight outright district championship seemed to be in jeopardy in the first half of Friday night’s season finale against E.D. White. After an early interception and a disastrous fumble, the Comets trailed 14-2 heading into halftime. But once the Comets stopped shooting themselves in the foot, everything turned out just fine. St. Charles regrouped and rallied in... Keep Reading