Sportsline Player of the Week: Zachary's Braylon Jones (Week 4)Senior running back Braylon Jones had an incredible 464 all-purpose yards and five touchdowns in the Broncos' 63-33 rout of Calvary Baptist. For the Story - Link to WAFB
Left to Right at the table Aaron Celestine (Louisiana College), Terry Sullivan (Jackson State), Douglas Coleman (Texas Tech), Kellton Hollins (Texas Christian), Lindsey Scott (Louisiana State) and Cameron Carrier (Nichols State)
LSU QB commit Lindsey Scott eager to return focus to winning after recruiting whirlwindThe reasons for his eventual commitment to the Tigers, his final scholarship offer, were as varied as the questions he fielded Monday. Or at least more varied than some fans might have expected. "The relationship was always great. Coach Cameron kept in touch with us, and he was always there. We built a strong relationship over the past couple summers ... I always knew LSU had a great football team and a great football tradition, but the selling point for me was kind of getting on campus and seeing the things I was really impressed with, like the new engineering building that they're building and the academic foundation that they have over there. Full Article and Interview Video - NOLA.com
Advocate Article Cameron Carrier, Nicholls State University Aaron Celestine, Louisiana College Douglass Coleman, Texas Tech University Kellton Hollins, Texas Christian University Lindsey Scott, Jr., Louisiana State University Story, NOLA.com Terry Sullivan, Jackson State University Story, NOLA.comSix Broncos will sign to play college football Wednesday, February 3.
Veiw video from WBRZ ZACHARY, LA - Since decommitting from Syracuse Sunday, Zachary Quarterback Lindsey Scott has been a busy recruit. Several Power 5 schools have extended an offer to the Louisiana Gatorade Player of the year like Maryland and Rutgers. But the biggest splash of them all has been LSU extending an offer to Scott Tuesday afternoon. The 5A MVP, excited about the offer, but not putting the mystique of the hometown Tigers over other schools that have offered him a chance already. For Scott, his decision will come down to not only football, but a multitude of things that will better his future. National Signing Day is February 3rd.
Zachary quarterback Lindsey Scott’s big-play ability, other attributes earn him Mr. Football state honor.When Lindsey Scott Jr. was voted the Class 5A Offensive Most Valuable Player as a junior, skeptics figured the Zachary High School quarterback couldn’t top that feat. Hahnville coach Nick Saltaformaggio wasn’t among the skeptics, especially after his team lost to the eventual 5A state champion Broncos in the quarterfinals. “Magical … that’s what he was,” Saltaformaggio said. “Lindsey Scott gave Zachary something else a lot of other teams don’t have — a guy who can take over any game and makes plays when it counts.” Read Article in The Advocate
Read the Article from the Advocate. Scott was voted the 5A Offensive MVP for the second straight season. He compiled 5,002 total yards and accounted for 61 TDs. Scott’s totals included 3,039 passing yards and 33 TDs and 1,963 rushing yards and 28 TDs. Zachary placed two other players, offensive lineman Kellton Hollins and receiver Douglas Coleman (1,482 receiving yards, 15 TDs), on the 5A squad.Scott was selected as the Class 5A Offensive Most Valuable Player on the Louisiana Sports Writers Association’s Class 5A all-state football team for the second straight season.
The Broncos, led by quarterback Lindsey Scott Jr., have cemented their reputation for having a big-play offense. The combination of Scott and an opportunistic defense that forced three pivotal turnovers gave Zachary the Class 5A state title to conclude the LHSAA Prep Classic.