Brandon Smith

So., Receiver, 6-1, 180

New Orleans, Louisiana
St. Augustine H.S.

Appears ready to compete for more playing time in sophomore season, despite presence of two senior starters. Impressive freshman season, considering just third season in organized football. Impressed coaching staff this spring with combination of speed, catching ability and running excellent routes. Likely to improve following 2001 season.

Impressed as true freshman... Started vs. Georgia and South Carolina, playing in 10 games... Caught nine passes for 176 yards, topping team with 19.6-yard average per reception... Dazzled against Alabama, catching three passes for 76 yards, including a 43-yarder.

High School
Named to Coaches’ All-District Team, catching 32 passes for 539 yards and 10 TDs during senior year... MVP receiver who helped lead his team to a 12-3 record and state semifinals of class 5A... Receipt of Purple Knight Award, the top award presented to a senior at St. Augustine.

Smith is working toward a degree in computer science.

Son of Peter and Vanessa Smith... Born November 20, 1983... Graduated third in his class, achieving a 3.5 GPA and ACT score of 26... Member of National Honor Society and Who's Who Among American High School Students... Runs 4.45 40... Member of the Color Guard as 9th and 10th grader.


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