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West St. John Rams battle visiting Varnado in district showdown

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  • 10/17/17 8:11pm

It’s cool around West St. John. “I was dreaming that it was snowing. We won’t take it that far but I appreciate the breeze,” Rams coach Brandon Walters said. Cooler temperatures and low humidity, coupled with morning practices because the school is on fall break, had Walters and his Rams, many of whom have to play on offense, defense and special teams, enjoying practice. “The heat, playing on... Keep Reading

WSJ Rams again in total control in 53-7 win over Covenant Christian

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  • 10/14/17 2:30am

The opening minute belonged to Covenant Christian but the rest of the game was all West St. John in the Rams’ 53-7 Homecoming win Friday night in Edgard. Devante Johnson broke free from the Lions’ Wing-T offense and sprinted 68 yards along the sideline in front of the Covenant Christian bench to give the visitors from Houma a 7-0 lead one minute into the game. “I think our guys came out flat and... Keep Reading

Covenant Christian up next as West St. John Rams continue to roll

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  • 10/11/17 5:22pm

The West St. John Rams are on a roll. Although West St. John more than held its own against higher-classification teams, the Rams have been dominant since starting to play schools on their own Class 1A level. The Rams scored 35 points in the first quarter in a runaway victory over non-league foe White Castle two weeks ago and followed that up with a 33-point opening quarter performance in a 62-0 thrashing of previously unbeaten Houma... Keep Reading

WSJ scores about every way possible in domination of Warriors

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  • 10/7/17 2:36am

When West St. John scored 35 points in the first quarter on its way to a 61-6 thumping of one-time league rival White Castle, it was hard to imagine what the Rams could do to follow up that effort when taking on unbeaten Houma Christian in the District 8-1A opener. The Rams scored just about every way possible in putting up 33 first-quarter points against Houma Christian on West St. John’s way to a 6... Keep Reading

West St. John opens district play against unbeaten Houma Christian

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  • 10/4/17 9:17pm

West St. John’s 61-6 blowout of White Castle last week showed just what the Rams of capable of when they play in their own classification. After having beaten the likes of Class 5A Bonnabel and falling to Class 4A Plaquemine, West St. John is a battle-tested 3-2 going into the District 8-1A open on Friday night against visiting Houma Christian. “Playing teams in our own classifications definitely evens things out for... Keep Reading