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Bulldogs work on themselves; Terrebonne dominates Comets

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  • Game Recap
  • Spring Practice
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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

Odds are Monica would like more practice time for his SCC Comets

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  • Spring Practice
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  • 5/9/18 5:30pm

It would be wise to take the over in an over/under option when it comes to the times Frank Monica has said something similar to the following when assessing his football team: “We don’t know what we are doing. We are completely lost. We don’t know our plays on offense.” That was Monica on Tuesdayreferring to his St. Charles Comets four days into spring practice. “The state... Keep Reading

Effective passing, jarring defense allows SCC to topple Terrebonne

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  • Game Recap
  • Spring Practice
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  • 5/18/17 10:36pm

The goals for Thursday’s spring game against visiting Terrebonne seemed to work pretty well for Frank Monica and his St. Charles Comets. “I went into the scrimmage thinking I really wanted to work on our passing game,” Monica said. “If you can’t protect it, though, it doesn’t matter if the routes are open or not. I think we protected pretty good, for the most part.” ... Keep Reading

SCC’s Monica conducting practice sure sign of spring’s arrival

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  • Spring Practice
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  • 5/9/17 10:24am

April showers, May flowers and Frank Monica conducting practice as a high school football coach are sure signs that spring has arrived. Monica and his St. Charles Catholic Comets were back at it Monday afternoon with the start of spring practice. “We were sluggish but we threw a lot at them, so that was to be expected,” Monica assessed. “We need to correct that because we will only get eight or nine... Keep Reading

Youthful SCC Comets working through early spring growing pains

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  • Championship
  • Spring Practice
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  • 5/10/16 8:30am

There are newcomers – and then there are newcomers. Having lost ten of 11 starters on defense and nine of 11 on offense off of a team that reached the Division III semifinals a year ago, the St. Charles Catholic Comets are faced with a major rebuilding job in 2016. “I not only lost numbers but I lost experience and I lost depth. That’s a huge thing to replace, especially the depth part of it,... Keep Reading