River Parish Football

News Archives in May 2016

West St. John’s ‘few good men’ get job done against Mustangs

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  • Spring Practice
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  • 5/20/16 10:01pm

NEW ORLEANS - With only one Walters brother remaining, Jamal Walters showed the ability to get the job done on both sides of the ball in West St. John’s spring game against McMain on Friday at Pan American Stadium. Jamal Walters, who played alongside now graduated and older brother Jabari a year ago, hauled in both of West St. John’s touchdowns and intercepted a pass to lead the Rams past McMain. ... Keep Reading

St. John Parish’s two high schools getting artificial turf fields

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  • Feature Story
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  • 5/14/16 2:35pm

Instead of a case of keeping up with the Jones’, for St. John Parish’s two public high schools, it’s keeping up with St. Charles and St. James parishes. When West St. John and East St. John take the field for the start of the 2016 season, it will be on artificial turf. West St. John and East St. John will join Destrehan and Hahnville of St. Charles Parish and St. James... Keep Reading

Walters savoring the moment as he guides Rams in spring drills

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  • Spring Practice
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  • 5/5/16 9:27pm

When Brandon Walters was named the head coach at West St. John last season, it came only weeks before the start of the 2015 season. As a result, he didn’t get a chance to run a spring practice heading into the season. Walters got his first taste of conducting spring practice as a head coach Thursday afternoon and he savored the moment. “I just glad to smell the grass and be out here... Keep Reading