16 named to LHSAA Academic All-State football teams
BATON ROUGE – East Ascension offensive lineman Landon Gauthier, Dutchtown tight end Dillon Hooter, Donaldsonville defensive back Tyree Canty and Ascension Catholic quarterback Charles Caballero headline the list of 16 Ascension Parish student-athletes selected to the Louisiana High School Athletic Association Academic All-State Football team.
Gauthier and Hooter were named to the Class 5A Academic All-State offense, while Canty was named to the Class 2A Academic All-State defense and Caballero made the Class 1A Academic All-State offense. Gauthier has achieved a 4.0 GPA in his high school career, while Hooter has a 3.9485 GPA, Canty a 3.9148 and Caballero a 4.0.
Class 5A Academic All-State offensive selection was St. Amant wide receiver Chase Keller with a 3.8077 GPA, while Dutchtown defensive back Eric Reid was selected to the Class 5A Academic All-State defense with a 3.8947 GPA.
Selected to the Class 5A honorable mention offense were East Ascension offensive lineman Adam?Thompson and Dutchtown wide receiver Garrett Brouillette. Thompson had a 3.0540 GPA, while Brouillette carried a 3.1546.
Earning Class 5A honorable mention defense honors were Dutchtown defensive lineman Devon Bercegeay, East Ascension defensive back Damien Banner and Dutchtown punter Conner Fryoux. Bercegeay has a 3.3696 GPA, while Banner carries a 3.3970 and Fryoux has a 3.204.
Class 2A Academic All-State offensive selection was Donaldsonville running back Jordan Rosemond with a 3.5217 GPA, while Donaldsonville linebacker Tre` Sullivan was selected to the Class 2A Academic All-State defense with a 3.7916 GPA. Donaldsonville wide receiver Todd Joseph was also selected to the Class 2A honorable mention offense with a 3.5416.
Selected to the Class 1A honorable mention offense was Ascension?Catholic wide receiver Taylor Marcello with a 3.1190 GPA, while Ascension Catholic defensive back Jesse Pizzolato was named to the honorable mention defense with a 3.3809 GPA.