River Parish Football

News Archives in September 2011

Early deficit dooms West St. John in 44-6 loss to O. Perry Walker

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  • 9/30/11 2:08pm

The Rams were unable to overcome an early 24-0 deficit in falling 44-6 to O. Perry Walker. Walker took its 24-0 lead on three first-half touchdown passes from Devin Powell and three two-point conversions. The Rams, meanwhile, were held to 79 yards of total offense in the game. WSJ struck first in the second half when Jarius Moll hauled in a 14-yard pass from Austin Howard, cutting the lead to 24-6, but it would get no... Keep Reading

West St. John moves to 3-1 with 20-14 win over Class 5A McKinley

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  • 9/23/11 12:28pm

Austin Howard tossed three touchdown passes, two to Jairus Moll, as Class 1A West St. John defeated Class 5A McKinley 20-14 Friday night in Baton Rouge. As effective as the Rams’ offensive unit was, WSJ coach Robert Valdez said even more pleased with a defensive unit that saw the return of Ronnie Feist, a LSU verbal commitment, and Dontre Turner. “They are difference makers,” Valdez said of Feist and Turner. The duo... Keep Reading

Bigger, deeper Bruins use 20-point fourth quarter to top West St. John

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  • 9/16/11 12:23pm

West St. John trailed 14-7 going into the fourth quarter until a bigger and deeper Class 5A Bonnabel squad wore down the Rams in the final period to hand Class 1A WSJ its first loss of the season 34-7 Friday night in New Orleans. “At the end of the day, they wore us down,” West St. John coach Robert Valdez said. A key adjustment by the Bruins allowed 2-0 Bonnabel to pull away... Keep Reading

West St. John off to 2-0 start after home win over South Plaquemines

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  • 9/9/11 12:20pm

West St. John broke open a 7-6 game with two touchdowns in the fourth quarter to move to 2-0 as the Rams won their home opener with a 21-6 victory over South Plaquemines. Following a scoreless opening quarter, the Class 1A Rams took a 7-6 lead at halftime. Kylum Favorite scored the game’s first touchdown on a 3-yard run. “We moved the ball early and got a fumble recovery in the red... Keep Reading

Rams pull out thrilling 18-12 overtime win over rival St. James

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  • 9/2/11 10:27am

Field conditions were not conducive to West St. John being able to get the ball to its biggest threat, Jairus Moll. When Moll did get his hands on the ball, he made quite a splash.   Moll scored on an end-around with six seconds left in the game, splashing into a flooded end zone to tie the game 12-12 to force overtime.   Moments earlier with St. James leading 12-6 and heading for what appeared... Keep Reading