River Parish Football

News Archives in 2018

Cougars rain on SCC’s parade to oust Comets from playoffs 49-7

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  • 11/24/18 12:26am

The moment St. Charles Catholic was looking for came early in the second quarter of its Division II semifinal game against St. Thomas More on Friday night but it proved to be fleeting. Trailing 14-0, a 1-yard Phillip Tran run pulled the Comets to within 14-7 at the 9:05 mark of the second quarter. On the ensuing kickoff, St. Thomas More’s Dalen Cambre fumbled, with Luke Brouwer recovering for the Comets. The Comets were... Keep Reading

Three River Parish teams moving down with latest reclassification

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  • Classification
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  • 11/21/18 8:44pm

Three River Parish teams will be moving down in classification for the 2019-20 and 2020-21 school years after the release of the final basic district plan released by the Louisiana High School Athletic Association on Tuesday. Lutcher is dropping down from Class 4A to Class 3A, while St. Charles Catholic moves to 2A and Riverside Academy to Class 1A. “I think until the last second, we weren’t counting on being in 3A,... Keep Reading

Contrasting styles in full display when SCC hosts St. Thomas More

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  • 11/21/18 1:08pm

Something’s gotta give in Laplace on Friday night. Host St. Charles Catholic, the No. 2 seed in the Division III playoffs, enters its semifinal encounter with St. Thomas More allowing only 9.8 points per game. St. Thomas More, the No. 3 seed, is averaging 59.5 points per game. In three of St. Charles’ eight wins this season, the Comets won by scoring 14 points. In another win, SCC won 13-7 in an overtime game against St. James. ... Keep Reading

Nicholls to play visiting Toreros in opening round of FCS playoffs

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  • 11/19/18 7:52am

THIBODAUX – A new Thanksgiving week tradition is developing at Nicholls. For the first time in school history, the Colonels have made the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs for consecutive year when it was announced Nicholls would host the University of San Diego at 3 p.m. Saturday at Guidry Stadium – two days after Thanksgiving Day. “The last couple of years, we’ve played a lot of guys when they were young, when they... Keep Reading

Streaking Comets again use defense to advance past Parkview

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  • 11/17/18 8:04am

It was a familiar sight in the Division II quarterfinal matchup as No. 2 seed St. Charles relied on its defense, just as it has done all season to take down No. 7 seed Parkview Baptist 14-7 Friday night in Laplace. The Comet defense limited Parkview to 140 yards of total offense to advance to the semifinals. St. Charles will host No. 3 seed St. Thomas More, who defeated E.D. White 63-7. “We consider ourselves to be... Keep Reading