River Parish Football

News Archives in November 2015

St. James advances to semifinals with 28-14 win over Northwest

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  • 11/28/15 9:48am

Forget Black Friday. It was Black & Gold Friday – St. James Wildcat style. The Wildcats built a 28-0 halftime lead on their way to a 28-14 home win Friday night over the Northwest Raiders in the Class 3A quarterfinals. After getting knocked out in the quarterfinals the previous two years, St. James, a 15 seed, advances to the semifinals next week at No. 11 seed Amite. The Warriors eliminated No. 19 seed Bogalusa 56-20. “We&rsquo... Keep Reading

Victory over Northwest would get St. James past quarterfinals hump

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  • 11/24/15 7:12pm

The postseason stars may be aligning for the St. James Wildcats. A spring knee injury caused one of the state’s best players - quarterback Lowell Narcisse - to miss the entire regular season. Injuries to the offensive line depleted depth that had been three years in the making. Despite that, St. James managed to finish the regular season 7-3 and the Wildcats are now on the brink of their deepest playoff run in... Keep Reading

Narcisse, Williams form potent duo in SJH Wildcats’ postseason run

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  • 11/21/15 10:12am

Lowell Narcisse and Demarcus Williams are proving to be a potent one-two postseason punch for the St. James Wildcats. With Narcisse back in action following spring knee surgery, the junior quarterback and his sophomore counterpart have helped the Wildcats roar in the postseason. Second-seeded Eunice found that out the hard way when St. James, the No. 15 seed, upset the Bobcats 30-19 in Eunice. Narcisse played 36 snaps against the Bobcats – about double the amount of... Keep Reading

SJH may be postseason’s biggest wildcard with return of Narcisse

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  • 11/18/15 7:20pm

The health of a Wildcat may be the biggest wildcard in all of the Louisiana high school football playoffs. St. James, the No. 15 seed in the Class 3A, plays at second-seeded Eunice on Friday. At first glance, a No. 15 seed with an 8-3 record would seem a decided underdog playing at a No. 2 seed sporting a 10-1 mark. With the return of junior quarterback Lowell Narcisse, however, the St. James Wildcats are not your typical... Keep Reading

SJH’s Narcisse accounts for three touchdowns in first action of 2015

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  • 11/14/15 3:17am

The key point in St. James’ playoff game Friday night against Green Oaks centered around two moments. The most strategic point came at the start of the third quarter. St. James was clinging to an 18-15 lead in its opening-round Class 3A playoff game in Vacherie when the Giants decided to try and convert on fourth-and-1 from their own 39-yard line. Green Oaks quarterback Jaylon Carey was stuffed for a loss by Chandon Hickerson,... Keep Reading