River Parish Football

News Archives in January 2016

Could an additional athletic association be in the works?

  • Tags:
  • Classification
  • Posted:
  • 1/29/16 6:59pm

You maybe could call it the new Rebel Alliance. A better name for it might be the Louisiana Select High School Athletic Association. After Friday’s vote by the Louisiana High School Athletic Association to not only retain the select/non-select playoff format in football but to expand it to baseball, basketball and softball, talk has arisen about private schools completely breaking away from the LHSAA. At least that’s the sentiment of... Keep Reading

LHSAA’s select/non-select playoff format expands beyond football

  • Tags:
  • Classification
  • Posted:
  • 1/29/16 12:09pm

Not only will there continue to be nine championship brackets in high school football, starting with the 2016-17 school year, the format will be expanded to include baseball, basketball and softball. That’s the outcome following a vote by Louisiana High School Athletic Association principals at the organization’s meeting Friday in Baton Rouge. By a vote of 182-120, the organization decided to not only continue the select/non-select split in football but... Keep Reading

Recruiters back in pursuit of Narcisse after he decommits

  • Tags:
  • Players
  • Posted:
  • 1/12/16 7:10pm

Lowell Narcisse’s announcement Tuesday morning that he was decomitting from Auburn surly means the all roads leading to St.  James High will continue to be well travelled by college football recruiters. “I’m sure with the schools getting back on the road to start recruiting, we will be a pretty hot spot all of a sudden for people to show up,” St. James coach Dwain Jenkins said. Narcisse, who... Keep Reading