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Recruit Spotlight: WR Terren Encalade, Belle Chasse High School, Class of 2014

January 14, 2014

Terren Encalade-Property of LAFM
Terren Encalade-Property of LAFM

By Reid Althage

LAFM: Name, position, school?

My name is Terren Encalade, and I am a WR/S at Belle Chasse High School.


LAFM: Current height and weight?

6-0, 190 lbs

LAFM: Current ACT score and GPA?

22 ACT   2.8 GPA

LAFM: 40-yard dash, and max bench, max squat, max clean?

I run a 4.54 40-yard dash. My max bench is 275, squat 425, and clean is 330.


LAFM: How did the season go for you and the team?

It went pretty well. We made it to the 2nd round of the playoffs, but unfortunately lost a heart breaker to Warren Easton.


LAFM: What was your best game this past season?

My best game was against Brusly. I had 2 rushing TDs and 3 receiving TDs.




LAFM: What made this years team special?

Our QB Andrew Hicks had a great year along with our running game which was extremely strong.


LAFM: Do you know any of your stats from the past season?

I had 55 receptions for 1029 yards and 15 TDs. I also had 70 rushes for 716 yards and 14 TDS. Also,  I had one kick return for a TD.


LAFM: Who is your favorite football player of all time?

My favorite players are Tavon Austin and Percy Harvin. They make big plays whenever you need them. They are very quick and play a similar style to me.


LAFM: Do you have any family members or friends that have had a big influence on you as you play football?

My Mom-She is a strong lady. She expects me to do big things, and I can’t let her down.


LAFM: If football does not work out for you, what do you see yourself doing? Have you thought of a major in college? Why?

I want to be an engineer or own my own business. I am good at math so figure I may enjoy engineering. As for starting my own business, it has just been something I would like to do.


LAFM: What positions are you being recruited for? What is your favorite positions and why?

I am being recruited as a WR which is definitely my favorite position. I enjoy going up and grabbing the ball over defenders.


LAFM: You are committed to Tulane. Why the Wave?

I felt like Tulane was the place for me. I really like the football team and other things such as a good education which Tulane offers. No other school compared to Tulane and what they could offer me.


LAFM: Are you excited about what is going on with Tulane’s Football Program?

I am very excited. It looks like the wave are heading in the right direction. I am glad and excited to be a part of it.

About Reid Althage

Reid is from Harvey, LA and went to Brother Martin High School. He played men's NAIA soccer at LSU Shreveport for his first 2 years college. His junior year, Reid transferred to Baton Rouge and graduated from LSU with a Sports Administration Degree. He started with LAFM as an Intern in April 2013 and was hired in October. Reid loves anything to do with sports (Saints, Pelicans, and Liverpool FC Fan), the outdoors, and family/friends.