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Defense leads charge in Comets’ 21-6 win over Wilkinson County

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  • 9/15/18 5:49am

Unable to generate much offense, St. Charles Catholic led only 7-6 through three quarters before scoring twice in the fourth quarter to defeat visiting Wilkinson County of Mississippi 21-6 Friday night. Clinging to a one-point advantage, the Comets marched 60 yards in 10 plays, capping the drive on a 2-yard run by Joe Chiarella to increase their lead to 14-6 less than a minute into the fourth quarter. St. Charles (2-1) sealed the victory with a 10-yard... Keep Reading

Emery’s three touchdowns powers Destrehan to 31-3 win over St. Charles

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  • 9/8/18 12:01am

Powered by 157 yards rushing and three touchdowns from John Emery, Destrehan made sure there would be no upset this year against St. Charles as the Wildcats rolled to a 31-3 win Friday night. "It was nothing about revenge, it was about coming in here and playing a good football team," said Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux. "(St. Charles) Coach (Frank) Monica is the best in the business. He always has his kids prepared. We knew what... Keep Reading

Defense, field position play key role in SCC’s season-opening win

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  • 9/1/18 6:36am

A late defensive stand and field position proved to be the key factors for the St. Charles Catholic Comets as they opened up the season with a 14-7 home win against the Chalmette Owls. The Comet defense held the Owls to just 93 yards of total offense and provided great field position for their offense, as they experienced an average starting position of the 50-yard line. The defense also forced eight punts and dominated third downs,... Keep Reading

Emery shows his SEC potential in Destrehan’s win over Lutcher

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  • 8/25/18 1:09am

It may have been a game that didn’t count but fans at the Ed Reed/Jarvis Landry Jamboree on Friday night in Lutcher quickly realized why Destrehan’s John Emery will be running in the SEC next season. Emery, a Georgia Bulldogs commitment, broke runs of 11, 11, 12, 11 and 4 yards before concluding the drive on a 19-yard touchdown run to cap an 86-yard, 12-play drive that gave Destrehan a 7-0 lead. Emery accounted for 68... Keep Reading

Bulldogs work on themselves; Terrebonne dominates Comets

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  • 5/18/18 8:53am

Unlike most River Parish football teams, the Lutcher Bulldogs opted to end spring practice with an intra-squad scrimmage Thursday rather than face an opponent. “What it did is it gave us time to teach,” Lutcher coach Dwain Jenkins said of no spring game. “What we were able to do on Monday and Tuesday was really slow down and not have to prepare for somebody. We were able to go in and make... Keep Reading