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Final old stadium practice time to reminisce for past SJH Wildcats

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  • Alumni
  • Spring Practice
  • Posted:
  • 5/11/18 10:07am

When David Charles drove down the tree-lined road of the St. James campus Thursday afternoon, he couldn’t help but think of 1979. The Wildcats were playing Wossman for the Class 3A state championship. The game wound up 8-8 after regulation. A new overtime rule would decide the outcome. Wossman won the toss and elected to get the ball first. A stout Wildcat defense stopped Wossman on four downs on the possession that began at... Keep Reading

Early spring practice for St. James final one at current campus

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  • Spring Practice
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  • 4/26/18 5:51pm

When high school football players gather to practice at this time of year, it usually means “spring at last” in the River Parishes. For the St. James Wildcats on Wednesday afternoon, it was more like “the last spring.” Because St. James will be moving into its new campus in Vacherie later in May in anticipation of the 2018-19 school year, the Wildcats had to push up spring football practice. “Because... Keep Reading

Fun had by all at SJH Women’s Camp while aiding good cause

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  • Feature Story
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  • 4/21/18 1:35pm

There’s something about the St. James Wildcat Women’s Football Camp that keeps bringing Scherell Sterling back. “I keep coming back because I love the excitement. I love the enjoyment we have working together as a group. Coach (Robert) Valdez and his team put on a nice camp for us to really understand what the kids are going through,” said Sterling, who has participated all three years the event has... Keep Reading

National Signing Day takes on new feel following early signing period

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  • National Signing Day
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  • 2/7/18 3:40pm

For players like Shawn Preston of St. James and Macon Clark of Destrehan, the drama has been over for a little while. Both took advantage of the new early signing period last December with Preston signing with Mississippi State and Clark with Tulane. They were at their respective high schools on Wednesday to be part of National Signing Day ceremonies along with teammates who officially signed with their college of choice on the traditional signing... Keep Reading

National Signing Day for RPF

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  • Feature Story
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  • 2/7/18 10:55am

National Signing Day is off an running. Check back to Riverparishfootball.com and our social media platforms for updates throughout the day. Details on signings to follow. Morning signings included:   St. Charles   Lloyd Nash                Nicholls Robert McDonald      Louisiana College   Destrehan   Macon Clark         ... Keep Reading