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Howard brings West St. John success to Southern Jaguars

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  • 9/7/17 8:59am

Austin Howard led Southern University on a touchdown drive only two possessions into the MEAC/SWAC Challenge last Sunday to open the 2017 season. Two drives later, Howard scored on a 6-yard run to give the Jaguars a 14-3 lead and Southern held on to take a 14-8 victory over South Carolina State. For anyone who has followed Howard’s career, getting off to quick starts is nothing new for the senior quarterback. “I... Keep Reading

Narcisse named top quarterback of RPF-dot-com era

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  • 7/17/17 3:57pm

For the past seven years we have been blessed with a stable of talented quarterbacks in River Parish Football. Ranking the Top 5, like the other positions is no easy task. Injuries, transfers, etc. have made this list even more of a challenge. With that said, here is my list of the Top 5 quarterbacks from the Riverparishfootball-dot-com era which is 2010-present. All five are currently playing Division I college football: 1. Lowell Narcisse (St James Class of 2017) ... Keep Reading

River Parish CAA hosting Nicholls State football fundraiser

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  • 3/24/17 12:20pm

It has been no coincidence that the pipeline of River Parish football talent to Nicholls State has been flourishing over the past few years. Since being named the Colonels head coach in 2015, Tim Rebowe, a Norco native, Destrehan grad, and former Destrehan head coach has regularly tapped into his talent-rich home base. This spring, eleven River Parish players are on the Nicholls roster. Next week Rebowe is headed home again, but this time he won... Keep Reading

River Parish native Rebowe gets first win as Nicholls State coach

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  • Feature Story
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  • 10/19/15 10:45am

THIBODAUX, La. - The celebratory postgame rush onto the field by the Nicholls State Colonels on Saturday afternoon didn’t go exactly according to plan. “We practiced that on Friday. The first thing I told them (after the game) was I was a little disappointed. I thought they would be a little more excited. I think they were in shock after it being so long,” Nicholls coach Tim Rebowe joked. You will... Keep Reading

Jackson suffers first loss at Superdome

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  • 10/16/15 5:31am

While most of the talk this morning will center around the Falcons first loss of the season, Atlanta’s 31-21 defeat to New Orleans marked another first. For West St. John alum and current Atlanta defensive end Tyson Jackson, it marked the first loss of his career at the Mercedes Benz Superdome. Jackson helped West St. John to back-to-back 2A State Championships in 2003 and 2004. As a junior at LSU Jackson helped the Tigers to... Keep Reading