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U.S. Army All-American Bowl Nominated 21 of Louisiana's Top Football Players for 2015 U.S. Army All-American Bowl

Those nominated will have the chance to showcase their talents on Saturday, January 3, 2015, in the annual East vs. West match-up, televised live on NBC at 1:00 PM EST.

ROCKAWAY, N.J. -- Twenty-one of Louisiana’s top senior football players have been nominated to play in the 2015 U.S. Army All-American Bowl. Those nominated will have the chance to showcase their talents on Saturday, January 3, 2015, in the annual East vs. West match-up, televised live on NBC at 1:00 PM EST.

 

“The U.S. Army All-American Bowl is a unique celebration of high school athletes, musicians and the American Soldier,” said Mark S. Davis, deputy assistant secretary of the Army for marketing. “This nomination recognizes the mental, emotional and physical strengths, as well as the leadership qualities these athletes possess both on and off the field; qualities they share with Army Strong Soldiers. We look forward to the continued opportunity to showcase the talents of America’s youth during the All-American Bowl Selection Tour and Bowl Week.”

 

A list of the nominees can be accessed at: www.usarmyallamericanbowl.com/nominations/intro_welcome.php.

Below are the 21 Louisiana nominees.

 

Last Name       Athlete First Name     Position           High School               City

Brossette         Nick                             RB              University Lab            Baton Rouge

Capers-Smith Deshawn                          ATH           Warren                     New Orleans

Charlot            Daylon                          WR             Patterson                 Patterson

Chatman          Terrell                          WR             Central High              Baton Rouge

Dale                 Hunter                        DB              John Curtis Christian   River Ridge

Dillon              Derrick                         ATH             Pine                         Franklinton

Ducre              David                          RB               Lakeshore                 Mandeville

Ferguson         Jazz                             WR             West Feliciana           St Francisville

Gant                Jaquel                         WR             Donaldsonville            Donaldsonville

Guice               Derrius                        RB              Catholic                    Baton Rouge

Henry              Kevin                           DB             Central                      Baton Rouge

Johnson           Tyron                          WR             Warren Easton            New Orleans

Lewis              Xavier                          DB              East St. John             Reserve

Magee             Adrian                         OL               Franklinton                Franklinton

McGinnis        Arthur                           LB               Warren Easton            New Orleans

Morgan            Stanley                       WR              St. Augustine             New Orleans

Moton            T.D.                             DL               Woodlawn Lead.         Shreveport

Mouton           Bry'Keithen                   TE               Acadiana                   Lafayette

Thomas            Garrett                       OL               Many                        Many

Tillery              Jerry                           OL              Evangel Christian        Shreveport

Washington     John                             DL              West Monroe             West Monroe

 

The athletes were nominated by the U.S. Army All-American Bowl Selection Committee, which consists of All American Games, 247Sports – the Bowl’s official online recruiting network, and All American Games’ network of regional coaches throughout the country. Of the 400 nominees, 90 will be ultimately selected and invited to the U.S. Army All-American Bowl. The next step for the nominees occurs in September, when the U.S. Army All-American Bowl Selection Tour begins. Player finalists along with U.S. Army All American Marching Band musicians will be announced nationwide throughout the fall, with the Selection Tour ending in early December. 

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