Kentucky's Tremendous 26

Four players from Louisville, including University of Louisville recruit Doug Beaumont, were named to the Kentucky Football Coaches Association 'Tremendous 26' Wednesday afternoon. InsideTheVille.com has the latest on Kentucky's finest gridiron prospects.

The Kentucky Football Coaches Association Kentucky High School Football Guide announced the 2006-07 Tremendous 26 Wednesday afternoon.

"This year's class is a very diverse class including ten linemen," said Kentucky High School Football Guide Managing Editor Hank Kilander. "We feel this class represents the state of Kentucky and its football talent very well."

"These young men have excelled not only on the football field, but also in the classroom, in others sports and in the community as well," said HSSP's Vice-President Rich Sapper. "We are proud that we will have such an outstanding group representing Kentucky Football on the cover of the Kentucky High School Football Guide."

Four of the Tremendous 26 members hail from Louisville – WR/CB Doug Beaumont (Male), DL Joe Scott (Central), Victor Anderson (St. Xavier) and Nick Petrino (Trinity). Louisville recruiting targets Chase Chase Dumphord, a 6-7, 300-pound offensive tackle from Paris, Rodney Haddix, a 6-2 wide receiver from Scott County, Duran Jefferson, a 6-2 defensive back from Paducah, Chase Minnifield, a 5-11 cornerback from Lexington, and Brent Slusher, a 6-3 tight end from Bell County also made the list.

TREMENDOUS 26

Kaelin Ammons, QB-Franklin County
Victor Anderson, RB-St. Xavier
Doug Beaumont, WR-Male
Justin Cox, OL-Campbellsville
Chase Dumphord, OL-Paris
Brad Durham, OL-Rockcastle
Scott Grizzle, QB-Raceland
Rodney Haddix, WR-Scott County
Avery Hibbitt, RB-Bowling Green
Stuart Hines, OL-Bowling Green
Tucker Jackson, DE-Bowling Green
Duran Jefferson, DB-Holmes
Wes Jeffries, OL-Warren Central
Zach Kiernan, DT-Newport CC
Antoinne Lightfoot, DB-Henderson County
Jacob Locknane, DB-Lexington CC
Paul Millay, OL-Owensboro Catholic
Josh Miller, LB-Boyle County
Chase Minnifield, DB-Henry Clay
Billy Joe Murphy, OL-Monroe County
Nick Petrino, QB-Louisville Trinity
Joe Scott, DT-Louisville Central
Brent Slusher, ILB-Bell County
Josh Smith, TE-Frankfort
Keith Tandy, QB-Christian County
Mark Terry, RB-North Hardin


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