"My strength is pass rushing. I'm quick off the ball. I bench press 335 pounds, squat 470 to 480, and clean 315. My times in the 40-yard dash range from 4.7 to 4.8."
"I like the fact that SMU has been to bowl games the past two years," he said. "They've rebuilt their program from way back. I love TCU. I also like Mississippi State and obviously LSU, since I'm from Louisiana. I also like Louisiana Tech and Texas A&M."
Pritchard's torrid start last fall enabled Chalmette to race to a 4-1 start. The Owls'only loss in that span came to old nemesis Holy Cross. With Pritchard sidelined due to injury, the Owls struggled down the stretch. The St. Bernard Parish school advanced to the first round of the Class 5A playoffs (losing to eventual state runner-up West Monroe).