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

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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 for RPF

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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

Preston named RPF.com Co-Athlete of the Year

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  • 2/4/18 3:52pm

When St. James coach Robert Valdez decided to move Shawn Preston from strong safety to outside linebacker just before the start of the season, he knew he would be a hard sell. Preston was a highly recruited defensive back and with over 20 college scholarship offers reluctantly made the move. Combine that with the fact that he established himself later in the season on the offensive end when his team was in need of a playmaker... Keep Reading

St. James’ Dumas named RPF.com Defensive Player of the Year

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  • 1/29/18 4:38pm

Simply put, St. James senior defensive tackle Jason Dumas was a blocking nightmare in 2017. The subject of a season's worth of double-teams, Dumas managed to fill gaps, make tackles and register sacks. Now you can add Riverparishfootball.com Defensive Player of the Year to his long list of achievements. "This award means that hard work pays off," said Dumas after receiving the award outside the St. James fieldhouse Monday afternoon. The double-teams may have... Keep Reading

Preston signs in Early Period with Mississippi State

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  • 12/20/17 9:53am

As the 2017 season progressed Shawn Preston became more of a two-way player, but on the first day of the new Early Signing Period, the St. James product had a one-track mind, signing his National Letter of Intent to play at Mississippi State. "It's a special day," said Preston. "First of all, I'm happy that the recruiting process is over for me and I can just go to school now. I'm happy that... Keep Reading