Brother Martin RB/OLB Bruce Jordan-Swilling is arguably the best high school football player in the state of Louisiana and one of the best recruits in the entire country. For all the New Orleans Saints football fans, Bruce is the son of future hall of fame linebacker Pat Swilling, who played seven seasons with the New Orleans Saints and had five Pro Bowls in his career. Bruce Jordan-Swilling is looking to build his own legacy and has impressed a lot of high school football fans since he first started for the Crusaders as a sophomore.
There are a lot of great quarterbacks in the state (Lowell Narcisse, Aldon Clark, Miles Lapeyre, etc.), but maybe not as physically ready as Robert Scott Foust who is 6’3 and over 200 pounds. He is everything that you want in a quarterback.
There is a quarterback tradition at Isidore Newman High School. Think of some of the best quarterbacks in the NFL. You think of Peyton Manning and Eli Manning. Both those quarterbacks went to Isidore Newman High School. This year, there is another quarterback that can add his name to QBU and that is Miles Lapeyre.
Neville High School has been one of the best high school football programs in the last decade. Over the years, they have the fourth most state championships for Louisiana High Schools trailing only John Curtis, Haynesville, and Evangel Christian. The school has also produced some great players such as John Diarse (former LSU Wide receiver), Rashard Lawrence (LSU committ), and Kavontae Turpin (TCU). Just to name a few, but maybe the next great player to come out of this school is the guy we are going to interview today.
Recruiting Interview: TE/DE Jason Briggs, Christian Life Academy by Jace LeJeune Christian Life Academy TE/DE Jason Briggs might me the best tight end in the state. Briggs does everything that you want in a tight end. He is very athletic and is not just a wide receiver. Some tight ends can just catch and some…
Recruiting Interview: MLB Patrick Burleigh, Notre Dame High School by Jace LeJeune Notre Dame MLB Patrick Burleigh is the definition of a coach’s player. Patrick may not be the biggest or the most athletic player on the field but the one thing that he has is heart. Patrick is a tough, smart, instinctive football player…
Hahnville DT Tre’Vas Chambers has all the tools to become a great defensive lineman. He’s big enough to play on the defensive line at a D-1 school and at the same time, he has the quickness to chase down running backs in the backfield and to get around offensive lineman. He can stuff the run and rush the passer.
East St. John QB Marquise Darensbourg has had himself a very interesting high school career. He was the starting QB at Destrehan as a sophomore and has transferred to East St. John last year. For whatever team he is on, coaches would love to have a guy like Marquise to come in and be the quarterback for the team.
Parkview Baptist WR/SS Caleb Meaux is one of the fastest and explosive high school football players in the Baton Rouge area. Just like WR/SS Tanner Ash, who also plays for a football powerhouse in Evangel, can make plays as a wide receiver and a defensive back.
Everybody talks about Mandeville Kicker Joseph Bulovas being the best kicker in the state but another kicker from Lafayette High School is not far behind. Lane Perrin has a very good leg as he is capable of kicking 40 plus yard field goals and can also kickoff deep into the endzone.