Jason Bourque

Jr., Running Back, 5-7, 180

Lafayette, Louisiana
St. Thomas More

A major surprise of the spring, Bourque impressed coaches and teammates with his foot speed and enthusiasm. Despite stature, runs with determination and has excellent burst.

High School
Team captain as senior... Two-year starter (LB and RB)... Named All-Parish LB... Squad went to state 4A quarterfinals both seasons... Also played outfield and served as captain of baseball team... Three-year starter on baseball squad that went to semifinals... Ran sprints and relays in track... Was active in powerlifting, winning regional title and twice finishing second in state competition... Maintained 3.9 GPA and member of National Honor Society... Involved with student ministry.

He will earn his undergraduate degree in chemistry this May from the School of Arts and Science.

Son of Dr. Daniel and Jeanine Bourque... Born August 26, 1981... Dad is physician... Oldest of three children... Walked on with Commodores last spring... Was world ranked tumbler as youngster... Joined other VU students last spring for “Alternative Spring Break,” a project to assist elderly in Orlando.


Vanderbilt Athletic Department
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