River Parish Football

News Archives in May 2016

SJH’s Keller named head coach, athletic director at Lakeview

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  • Coaches
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  • 5/27/16 11:47am

Lakeview High School is looking for St. James’ loss to be a win-win for the Gators and Byron Keller. Keller, a former St. James player and assistant coach, was named the new head coach and athletic director at the Campti, Louisiana, school in north Louisiana. “After seeing the job opening and knowing the history of the school, I thought it would be a good opportunity to showcase some of my talents and experience,... Keep Reading

SJH dominant on offense, defense is spring game versus Helen Cox

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  • Spring Practice
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  • 5/21/16 6:16pm

Three plays into the opening possession of St. James’ spring game Saturday afternoon in Vacherie, the Wildcats threw an interception. It was about the only thing that didn’t go right for St. James the remainder of the game as the Wildcats dominated Helen Cox 47-12. After the opening interception on a tipped ball when freshman-to-be receiver Shamar Smith ran an incorrect route, the Wildcats scored on their next four offensive possessions and... Keep Reading

It’s like Christmas in May for new St. James coach Valdez, Wildcats

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  • Spring Practice
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  • 5/5/16 1:06pm

Unusually cool temperatures for early May had new St. James coach Robert Valdez a little confused about the season. “It’s always like Christmas when you get a chance to wake up Christmas morning and open up the gifts and all that,” Valdez said during the Wildcats’ opening day of spring practice Wednesday afternoon. “I’m very optimistic with what we are building day-by-day.” Valdez is conducting his... Keep Reading

Narcisse decides to stay closer to home in committing to LSU Tigers

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  • Feature Story
  • Players
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  • 5/2/16 3:39pm

St. James quarterback Lowell Narcisse has verbally committed to LSU on Monday. A senior quarterback in the fall, Narcisse made the announcement via his Twitter account. “I’ve decided to stay home and play for my home state. I will be furthering my education and football career at Louisiana State University (LSU). My main focus now, is helping my team win a state championship,” Narcisse said. Narcisse said, also via his Twitter... Keep Reading