January 14, 2009 at 11:43 am
Over the past few weeks the sports names that have dominated the headlines in the River Parishes are Jordan Jefferson, Ed Reed, Mike Scifres, Rufus Porter and Darrington Sentimore. But another Destrehan High School standout came to the head of the class this week as a wide receiver/return specialist Damaris Johnson.

Hahnville, Destrehan prepare for district opener Jan. 20 Hahnville, Destrehan prepare for district opener Jan. 20
January 14, 2009 at 11:42 am
Destrehan and Hahnville will meet on the hardwood on Jan. 20 in what will be the district opener for both squads.

AWARD-WINNING PERFORMANCE. Destrehan High School head football coach Stephen Robicheaux, above, accepts an award from MaxPreps for ranking 18th overall in the United States. Below, team players hold a trophy warded by Smoothie King. Wildcat football ranked 18th in U.S
January 14, 2009 at 11:38 am
The Destrehan High School football team has finished 18th nationally for the 2008 season.

BIG BITE. A white spinner bait proved too much temptation for this lunker. Outdoor Report with Bruce McDonald
January 07, 2009 at 11:04 am
Time is running out for deer and duck hunters. In area 6, our area, with a firearm, the season will remain open until Jan. 18.

DISTRICT PLAY. The Hahnville and Destrehan soccer teams met up for the first time this season on Jan. 2 on Wildcat turf. Hahnville soccer defeats Destrehan 2-1 in overtime
January 07, 2009 at 11:02 am
The Hahnville High School boys soccer team proved to be a tough opponent for the Destrehan Wildcats after the team rallied a 2-1 victory on Jan. 2 in the rivals’ first match of the season.

January 07, 2009 at 11:00 am
I have felt strongly that former Destrehan High School signal-caller Jordan Jefferson was the best prep quarterback produced from a Louisiana high school since Eli Manning came out of Newman High School in the late 1990s.

Missed it by that much …
December 31, 2008 at 10:21 am
It’s a line from the old television show ‘Get Smart,’ but the Don Adams remark about missing it by inches applies to the 2008 New Orleans Saints season and just how close quarterback Drew Brees came to breaking Dan Marino’s single season passing mark.

December 23, 2008 at 12:37 pm
Normally when I have talked about the New Orleans Saints being part of NFL history it has been because of something on the negative side for our guys in the black and gold.

GOOD KILL. Sneaky Rabbit of Waggaman is pictured with coots killed in Lake Cataouatche last week. Herald-Guide Outdoor Report with Bruce McDonald
December 23, 2008 at 12:36 pm
What to give a sportsman for who has everything for Christmas? Talk to my wife of 29 years, Gretchen, and she will tell you, "Bruce has everything he needs to venture into the outdoors."

SOCCER SCORERS. The Hahnville High School boys soccer team opens with district play at home on Dec. 30 against Dutchtown at 7:30 p.m. Hahnville’s boys soccer approaches mid-season
December 23, 2008 at 12:32 pm
By Mallory A. Young
HHS Student Writer

The Hahnville High School Varsity and Junior Varsity soccer team is anticipating an exciting season for the remainder of the year.

HHS Hi-Steppers volunteer at Louisiana Special Olympics HHS Hi-Steppers volunteer at Louisiana Special Olympics
December 23, 2008 at 12:30 pm
On Saturday, Nov. 15 the Louisiana Special Olympics hosted its annual Fall Cheer Camp at LA Tumble and Cheer Academy in Harahan.

Mustangs defeat Hurricanes, become divisional champs Mustangs defeat Hurricanes, become divisional champs
December 23, 2008 at 12:29 pm
The 11-12 year old Mimosa Mustangs recently won the St. Charles Parish Football Championship. The Mustangs defeated the Boutte Hurricanes 14-0 at Destrehan High School’s stadium.

Destrehan High turf vandalized following football’s title clench
December 23, 2008 at 12:28 pm
Only five days after winning their second straight Class 5A state championship, the Destrehan Wildcats were attacked by a foe that they couldn't prepare for.

HHS 2008-09 Boys Soccer - sitting: Brion James. Kneeling: (l to r) Tyler Lirette, Jatin Patel, Mike Aucoin, Daniel binet, Hunter McDonald, Anthony Locasio, cameron Fremen, Jonathon Porche, David Angeles and Brody Samaha. Standing (l to r): Head Coach Alex Hahnville High School Boys Soccer
December 23, 2008 at 12:27 pm
The Hahnville Boys' soccer team participated in the Pearl River High School Invitational Soccer tournament on Dec. 5 and 6. The Tigers' defeated East Jefferson on Dec. 5, but lost Saturday morning to Pope John Paul 1-0. The Tigers defeated Shaw that afternoon 3-0 to advance to the finals where they fell again to Pope John Paul 3-2 in the Finals.

Jonathan Menard/Herald-Guide
Destrehan senior defensive end Brennon Nora (right) leads his teammates in celebration after the Wildcats secured a spot in the Class 5A state championship game with their 21-14 win over Baton Rouge Central. For more informat Wildcats put everything on the line against West Monroe
December 11, 2008 at 12:12 pm
The Destrehan Wildcats just refuse to lose.

VICTORY. For Lady Tiger seniors, winning the Battle on the Bayou soccer tournament was a first.  Winning their own tournament is a huge morale booster, says coach Shaun Crochet. HHS Lady Tigers take out the competition at annual soccer tournament
December 11, 2008 at 12:12 pm
Eight teams from across the region competed in the annual Battle on the Bayou tournament last weekend.

Walkin’ to N.O.
December 11, 2008 at 12:05 pm
In 1963 musician Fats Domino came out with the song “I’m Walking to New Orleans.” For the Destrehan High School football team, the most appropriate term today would be “I’m walking back to New Orleans.”

SQUEALING GAME. Outdoor columnist Bruce McDonald says that wild pigs have been harvested in every parish in the state. Outdoor Report with Bruce McDonald
December 11, 2008 at 12:03 pm
Deer have already patterned many hunters. They know the times you arrive and the time you leave. They’re watching you.


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