Posted On: 04/30/20 2:53 PM

When movies are made about Louisiana many try to portray life everywhere in Louisiana like life in the bayous and swaps with scenes of seafood, sugar cane, and maybe a little french or Cajun accent. But the bayou area outside of New Orleans is so much more in terms of sports. This area is the home of 2008 U.S. volleyball Olympian Kim Willoughby, former running back for the New York Giants and two-time Super Bowl winner Brandon Jacobs, basketball standouts  Brandon Brown(Tulane), Darrell Owens(Georgetown), Damian Johnson(Minnesota) and so many more.

The future is bright in the bayou as a fresh crop of outstanding ballplayers are raising eyebrows and interest. Listed below are a few of the top prospects who would have been out during the live period demanding attention and respect.

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Preston Bourda Jr. 2022- 6’0” PG Preston is a tenacious defender that takes pride in his defensive assignment. He’s developing a consistent 3-point shot. If he’s to take his game to another level he must tighten his handle and become more aggressive mixing up his offensive attack.

Dionjahe’(DT) Thomas 2022 6’8” F Dionjahe is a very good rebounder and finisher at the rim through

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