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West St. John ramming through competition on Class 1A level

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  • 10/17/18 8:27pm

Since West St. John’s return to Class 1A, the Rams have yet to lose a game in District 8-1A. After sweeping all four district games a year ago, the Rams have added two more league victories, including last week’s 44-18 win over Covenant Christian. In those six district games, the Rams have outscored their opponents 303-25. West St. John’s win over Covenant Christian represented the tightest game the... Keep Reading

Could history be repeating itself for defending champion Rams?

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  • 10/10/18 4:44pm

 If an entire school were to be cast in the movie Groundhog Day, West St. John would be a good candidate. It was as if the Rams had relived a day from a year earlier when West St. John faced Houma Christian to open District 8-2A play last Friday. Like a year earlier, Houma Christian went into the game sporting an impressive pre-district record of 4-1. By the time the Rams were done,... Keep Reading

Defending champion WSJ Rams back to playing on Class 1A level

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  • 10/3/18 10:10pm

If last Friday’s game is any indication, teams in Class 1A may need to start worrying about defending champion West St. John once again. After playing their usual pre-district slate against higher-classification teams, the Rams returned to the Class 1A level in a final tune-up before the start of league play. West St. John won 48-14 to head into district play 3-2 on the season. “It was a pretty sloppy game out... Keep Reading

West St. John finally faces fellow 1A opponent in White Castle

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  • 9/26/18 11:17am

After playing the likes of Class 5A Bonnabel and Class 4A Plaquemine the past two weeks, the West St. John Rams are back at the1A level, taking on White Castle on Friday night a week before starting district competition. “It’s 1A football. That’s good for us. We would have liked to have gotten a win against Plaquemine but the kids understand now that it’s more for keeps... Keep Reading

Plaquemine first of five road games for West St. John Rams

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  • 9/19/18 2:23pm

It’s a good thing West St. John won it’s home game last week against Bonnabel because the Rams will need to savor it for quite some time. The Rams played the first of only two home games this season in their 40-20 victory over Bonnabel. West St. John will not play again at home until Week 10, meaning the Rams are embarking on the start of a five-game road trip. With an... Keep Reading