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Staying even keel could be tough with rival-filled SJH schedule

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  • 8/20/17 6:45pm

If you are seeking a metaphorical amusement park ride, you might want to check out St. James High School. Most coaches want to keep their players on even emotional keel from week to week but with St. James’ rival-heavy schedule, especially to open the season; that could prove to be tough for the Wildcats. “It will be an emotional roller-coaster that won’t touch down for three weeks,” said Robert Valdez,... Keep Reading

Heavy rain keeps SJH Wildcats off field on Day 2 of fall practice

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  • 8/8/17 8:08pm

St. James coach Robert Valdez scheduled Tuesday’s practice in the evening, hoping to beat the heat and afternoon showers, but Mother Nature delivered a sucker punch to the Wildcats. As the 6 p.m. start time of practice drew near, dark, ominous clouds began to build near the school. By the time practice was about to begin, it began to rain. The downpour seemed to ease up a bit, but a lightning strike brought... Keep Reading

Narcisse named top quarterback of RPF-dot-com era

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  • 7/17/17 3:57pm

For the past seven years we have been blessed with a stable of talented quarterbacks in River Parish Football. Ranking the Top 5, like the other positions is no easy task. Injuries, transfers, etc. have made this list even more of a challenge. With that said, here is my list of the Top 5 quarterbacks from the Riverparishfootball-dot-com era which is 2010-present. All five are currently playing Division I college football: 1. Lowell Narcisse (St James Class of 2017) ... Keep Reading

Landry tops list as top player in RPF-dot-com Era

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  • 7/11/17 11:58am

With all of the great high school players that have spent their Friday nights suiting up for River Parish Football, who was the best? That would be a tremendous debate. Players like Terry Robiskie, A.J. Duhe, Ed Reed, Louis Lipps, LaRon Landry, and Lionel Washington are names from the past that not only left their mark in the River Parishes, but went on to great college and professional careers. This website began just prior... Keep Reading

Sports Medicine Center of Thibodaux Regional go double duty

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  • 6/29/17 2:27pm

If any of the members of the Sports Medicine Center of Thibodaux Regional planned a vacation for this week, they earned it. As the official hospital and sports medicine provider last week for both the Offensive/Defensive Lineman Camp and Manning Passing Academy, the team members implemented a plan months in the making. "The planning that goes into getting ready for these camps, probably begins in January," said Sports Medicine Center of Thibodaux Regional Assistant... Keep Reading