2014 LSU Tigers Football Recruiting Class Ranked #2 In The Nation
The 2014 LSU Tigers Football recruiting class has been ranked as the #2 recruiting class in the nation by ESPN.com. The Tigers Football team signed 22 new high school football players from all over the country.
Two of the players are from right here in Southwest Louisiana.
If your wondering, ESPN ranked Alabama number one followed by LSU. Then it was Florida State at number three, Texas A&M at four and surprisingly Tennessee at number five. Wow the SEC representing four of the top five slots! That just shows you why the SEC is always in the thick of the National championship talk.
Two players came from right here in Southwest Louisiana. Trey Quinn who is a wide receiver came from Barbe High School and Jacory Washington is a tight end from Westlake High School. Also, LSU grabbed the #1 recruited player in the country in Running back Leonard Fournette from Saint Augustine HS in New Orleans.
Here is the complete list of the 22 players added to the LSU Football roster:
1. Enrolled Brandon Harris QB Bossier City, La. Parkway HS 6-3 180
2. Enrolled Ed Paris Jr. CB Arlington, Texas Mansfield Timberview HS 6-0 190
3. John Battle S Hallandale, Fla. Hallandale HS 6-0 179
4. Donnie Alexander LB New Orleans, La. Edna Karr HS 6-1 201
5. Jacory Washington TE Westlake, La. Westlake HS 6-5 215
6. William Clapp OL New Orleans, La. Brother Martin HS 6-4 275
7. Garrett Brumfield OL Baton Rouge, La. University HS 6-3 285
8. Tony Upchurch WR Pearland, Texas Glenda Dawson HS 6-2 228
9. D.J. Chark WR Alexandria, La. Alexandria HS 6-1 176
10. Clifton Garrett LB Plainfield, Ill. Plainfield South HS 6-3 220
11. Trey Quinn WR Lake Charles, La. Barbe HS 6-0 192
12. Jamal Adams S Carrollton, Texas Hebron HS 6-0 207
13. Cameron Gamble PK Flower Mound, Texas Flower Mound HS 5-9 182
14. Sione Teuhema DE Keller, Texas Keller HS 6-3 215
15. Darrel Williams RB Marrero, La. John Ehret HS 5-11 209
16. Devin Voorhies S Woodville, Miss. Wilkinson County HS 6-1 197
17. Trey Lealaimatafao DT San Antonio, Texas Warren HS 6-0 300
18. Travonte Valentine DT Hialeah, Fla. Champagnat Catholic HS 6-3 325
19. Russell Gage ATH Baton Rouge, La. Redemptorist HS 6-0 175
20. Davon Godchaux DT Plaquemine, La. Plaquemine HS 6-4 271
21. Malachi Dupre WR New Orleans, La. John Curtis HS 6-3 188
22. Leonard Fournette RB New Orleans, La. Saint Augustine HS 6-1 224
So what do you think? LSU will be looking to fill slots vacated by Odell Beckham Jr, Jarvis Landry and Jeremy Hill who all declared for the NFL draft this off season.