River Parish Football

News Archives in October 2014

Rams in ‘good position’ going into final weeks of regular season

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  • Game Preview
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  • 10/31/14 10:03am

West St. John’s 32-27 win last week over Ascension Catholic did more than just get the Rams get a step closer to another district title. It also helped the Rams gain experience against a style of offense they are likely to face down the road. Going into the Ascension Catholic game, West St. John faced a steady diet of spread offenses.  From now through a hoped-for march to the Superdome, the Rams... Keep Reading

West St. John Rams leap two spots in latest power rankings poll

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  • Feature Story
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  • 10/29/14 8:21am

West St. John made the biggest move upward in the power rankings among River Parish teams, moving up two spots to rank third in Class 1A through Week 8 of the high school football season, according to Friedlander’s Prep Football Power Ratings, presented by Riverparishfootball.com. Each week throughout the regular season RPF.com will update the power rankings status in of Louisiana high school teams, focusing on River Parish teams, based on the... Keep Reading

Gauthier and Costly RPF/Buckwalter Co-Players of the Week

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  • Feature Story
  • Player of the Week
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  • 10/28/14 5:34pm

For the second time this season, there are co-winners of the Buckwalter Insurance/River Parish Player of the Week as St. James wide receiver Dontaze Costly and Riverside kicker/wide receiver Tyler Gauthier split the honor. Costly had 7 receptions for what is believed to be a school record 259 yards receiving to go along with a pair of touchdown receptions in the Wildcats’ 20-12 win at South Plaquemines. Gauthier had 3 receptions for 3 receptions for 85 yards,... Keep Reading

Rams comeback for hard fought 32-27 win over Ascension Catholic

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  • Game Recap
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  • 10/24/14 5:12pm

West St. John used big plays in all three phases of the game to pull off a thrilling come-from-behind 32-27 District 8-1A win over Ascension Catholic on Friday night in Edgard. “Great game, they came in 6-1; they’re going to be a forced to be reckoned with. Those kids played extremely hard,” said West St. John coach Robert Valdez. “I’m just glad our kids showed a lot... Keep Reading

Power rankings: Week 7

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  • Feature Story
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  • 10/24/14 3:39pm

Friedlander’s Prep Football Power Ratings is a helpful tool for high school football fans to keep up with the power rankings status of Louisiana prep football teams each week, presented by Riverparishfootball.com. Each week throughout the regular season RPF.com will update the power rankings status in of Louisiana high school teams, focusing on River Parish teams, based on the system utilized by Ryan Friedlander. “After talking to coaches, athletic directors,... Keep Reading