River Parish Football

News Archives in July 2013

Scioneaux ‘back in the game’ for ULM after battle with cancer

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  • Alumni
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  • 7/30/13 10:35am

As the dog days of summer trickle by, football players across the country are counting the days to the start of the 2013 season and chomping at the bit to get back on the field. No one is more anxious than Louisiana-Monroe sophomore tight end Harley Scioneaux. It’s been a long, hard eight months since the former River Parishes standout has been able to play the game he loves for the team – and... Keep Reading

River Parish players take experience of MPA to heart

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  • Players
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  • 7/15/13 1:18pm

THIBODAUX – “For any person that wants to learn to be a better quarterback, receiver, tight end or running back, this is the camp for them,” Paul Taylor proclaimed about the Manning Passing Academy. Taylor should know. The junior-to-be quarterback at Lutcher High was among approximately 1,200 young campers to take part in the recently-concluded 2013 Manning Passing Academy on the campus of Nicholls State University. The campers had an opportunity to learn from the... Keep Reading

Teams work on passing, chemistry at Metro Area Passing League

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  • Spring Practice
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  • 7/15/13 1:01pm

Dodging numerous wet spots on the playing fields from recent rain in Laplace did little to dampen action during Metro Area Passing League play Wednesday morning. “The field is somewhat choppy and sometimes water-laden, but that’s the nature of football,” said St. Charles Catholic coach Frank Monica, host of the 7-on-7 passing league. The nature of football these days, even on the high school level, has been a greater emphasis toward... Keep Reading