Ascension Christian quarterback Peyton Bahlinger is one of the 10 parish football players to watch in 2016.

Peyton Bahlinger (Ascension Christian, QB/DB)

Peyton Bahlinger has been Ascension Christian's top offensive weapon for the past few years as a wide receiver. He earned both all-district and All-Parish honors last season. Now, with the transfer of last year's starting quarterback Chris Middleton, Bahlinger will take over at QB. Bahlinger will lead the Lions as they follow up the most successful season in their program's history.

Players already named:

Adam Sparks (Dutchtown, DB)

Justin Harris (East Ascension, DL)

Briggs Bourgeois (St. Amant, WR/K)

Tahj Brown (Donaldsonville, LB)

Keenen Dunn (East Ascension, WR/QB)

Jaylin Williams (Donaldsonville, QB/WR)