River Parish Football

News Archives in 2015

All-St. James Parish championship game has River Parishes abuzz

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  • 12/8/15 7:22pm

Two St. James Parish teams playing for the Class 3A state championship sure has the River Parishes coaches talking. “I think it’s awesome,” St. Charles coach Frank Monica said. “One of the goals is to get to the Superdome and you have two teams not just from the same parish but the same district playing each other. I think that bodes well for River Parish football. “A Lutcher-St. James... Keep Reading

West St. John’s playoff run ends with quarterfinal loss to Mangham

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  • 11/28/15 12:44pm

West St. John got the ball when the Rams absolutely had to have it. Trailing 36-28 in a back-and-forth fourth quarter, the Rams stopped Mangham’s Kyle Barefield on fourth-and-1 from the Dragons’ 16-yard line with 1:07 left in the game. A series of short tosses by West St. John quarterback Jemoine Green quickly moved the Rams up the field. Two plays after a 14-yard pass from Green to Jabari Walters on fourth-and-4 from... Keep Reading

Rams can add a few more believers with win over Mangham Dragons

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  • 11/26/15 7:10pm

The West St. John Rams get another chance to add a few more believers. Few doubted a deep preseason run was possible for the Rams in their first year in Class 2A after a 3-7 regular season. A 21-20 road win for the Rams, a No. 17 seed over No. 16 Ferriday, opened a few eyes. Following last week’s 34-30 win over the top-seeded Many Tigers, the Rams started to pick up a few believers. ... Keep Reading

Rams rally back to upset top-ranked Many in Class 2A playoffs

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  • 11/20/15 10:43pm

The West St. John Rams knew there were a lot of doubters. The number of doubters likely increased after the visiting Many Tigers scored on each of their first three possessions of the game. Something began to change at that point and the Rams showed a resolve many thought the 4-7 West St. John team didn’t have. It started simply enough with a 24-yard run by Lamore Boudoin for a first down to... Keep Reading

West St. John Rams at home to take on top-seeded Many Tigers

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  • 11/19/15 8:27pm

Unlike the six other River Parish teams in the opening round of the playoffs, West St. John advanced by having to win on the road. The good news for that accomplishment is Friday night’s home game. The bad news, it would seem, is the Rams, the No. 17 seed in the Class 2A playoffs, take on top-seeded Many. “I really don’t see it as bad news,” West St. John coach... Keep Reading