River Parish Football

News Archives in November 2016

Revenge-minded Many Tigers eliminate Rams from 2A playoffs

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  • 11/26/16 1:36am

The Many Tigers got the revenge they were seeking, defeating visiting West St. John 44-30 Friday night to eliminate the Rams from the Class 2A playoffs. A year ago, West St. John upset top-seeded Many 34-30 in the second round of the playoffs. This time around, the Tigers, unbeaten and again the No. 1 seed beat WSJ, the No. 24 seed in the quarterfinals. “We felt they would come with every chip they could find on... Keep Reading

Rams face revenge-minded Many Tigers in Class 2A quarterfinals

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  • 11/22/16 1:14pm

It’s generally the No. 1 seed that everyone seems to target in the playoffs but it looks like West St. John has reversed the script going into the Rams’ Class 2A quarterfinal game at Many. The Many Tigers are unbeaten at 12-0 and the No. 1 seed but the Rams, the No. 24 seed, have a target on their backs. The target dates back to last season when West St. John upset Many, also the... Keep Reading

Rams defeat South Plaquemines to earn trip to Class 2A quarterfinals

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  • 11/19/16 12:23pm

The West St. John Rams have done it again and again. For the second year in a row, the Rams entered the playoffs with a losing record and pulled off upsets in the first two rounds in reaching the Class 2A quarterfinals. This time, the Rams defeated South Plaquemines 65-37. West St. John, the No. 24 seed, hits the road for the quarterfinals where it will take on the top-seeded Many Tigers. Many advanced with a 5... Keep Reading

West St. John Rams looking to duplicate 2015 playoff run

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  • 11/17/16 1:08pm

Few expected West St. John to make a deep playoff run in 2015. After winning on the road at Ferriday and knocking off top-seeded Many at home, the Rams made it to the Class 2A quarterfinals before being edged 36-34 by Mangham. The Rams may be in the midst of repeating the feat. After opening with a road upset over No. 9 East Feliciana last week, West St. John, the No. 24 seed, is at home to take... Keep Reading

West St. John does it again with road upset to open 2A playoffs

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  • 11/12/16 12:46pm

West St. John pulled an opening-round road upset for the second year in a row in the Class 2A playoffs with a 25-12 win over East Feliciana on Friday night in Jackson. “We felt good going up there. We well know the capabilities of our team and how we are capable of playing. Once the playoffs come, it’s pretty much a change of mindset around here and our kids responded to it,... Keep Reading