December 5, 2006

Thompson plays host to three coaches

After suffering a broken foot early in the year, the senior season of Belle Glade (Fla.) Glades Central receiver Deonte Thompson didn't quite go as well as he had expected. However, he can go out with a bang if the Raiders are able to win a 3A State Championship this weekend.

Although he missed significant time with a broken right foot, he still caught 27 passes for 460-yards (17.0) and 7 touchdowns. Even more importantly to him, he has been able to help his team through their playoff run and will end his senior season in the Orange Bowl playing for a championship.

"I only got to play like four games in the regular season because of my foot. I would rate it (season) pretty good when I was playing."

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