Location: River Ridge, La.
2015 record: 7-2
2015 Super 25 Final ranking: Unranked
The Patriots have won 26 state titles, the last in 2013, and are led by J.T. Curtis, the winningest active high school football coach in the nation.
The team’s defense is solid, with eight starters returning, led by senior DL Poni Tu’uta and senior S Garrett Wallow and senior LB Terron Cherry and junior LB Jay Curtis.
The team’s offensive line is huge, including senior Lance Mayfield (6-5, 320) and junior Larry Dixon (6-5, 295) and junior TE Glenn Beal (6-5, 255), who has several major offers.
Key returnees include junior running backs Marquese Albert, Malik Wells and Darryan Washington and junior WR-CB Tyrone Legette, son of the former New Orleans Saints defensive back of the same name.
9/2 vs. Landry-Walker (New Orleans)
9/9 vs. West Monroe (West Monroe, La.)
9/16 vs. Parkview Baptist (Baton Rouge, La.)
9/23 vs. Brother Martin (New Orleans)
10/7 at Jesuit (New Orleans)
10/15 at St. Augustine (New Orleans)
10/21 vs. Holy Cross (New Orleans)
10/29 at Archbishop Rummel (Metairie, La.)
11/3 vs. Archbishop Shaw (Marrero, La.)