This week Mississippi Gridiron, in conjunction with Super Talk FM is rolling out the Super 25, ranking the top 25 high school football players in the state of Mississippi. To view the list as it is released, visit Supertalk Mississippi by clicking here.
Five players a day will be released on air on Head to Head with Matt Wyatt and Richard Cross starting Monday afternoon as they work backwards from 25 to 1. You can hear the countdown every afternoon this week from 3-6 on their state wide radio program or check out their audio vault on their website if you missed it.
Today we look at number-25, Lamarques Thomas of Clinton High School.
Offers: MSU, Ole Miss, USM, Louisville
Clinton senior defensive back Lamarques Thomas finished last season with 57 tackles and a team-high three interceptions. Thomas is ranked as the #22 overall recruit in Mississippi by 247Sports and the 44th-ranked safety prospect in the nation. According to Scout, he is the state’s 17th-best recruit this season and the 31st-best safety prospect in the Southeast. He is expected to be a key contibutor to the Arrow defense in 2015 as Clinton looks to make a run at the State Championship in 6A Football.