Isidore Newman senior quarterback Miles Lapeyre has been named as the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl/Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation Quarterback Club, SportsNOLA.com, WHNO TV 20, WGSO, 990 AM and Friday Night Football Prep Player of the Week for the opening week of the prep playoffs.
Lapeyre completed 25 of 35 pass attempts for 293 yards and five touchdowns with no interceptions as 12th-seed Newman staged a thrilling come-from-behind 41-40 victory over fifth-seeded Dunham in the opening round of the Division III state playoffs at Baton Rouge last Friday night. Lapeyre added 14 carries for 80 yards.
Lapeyre is coached by Nelson Stewart. He will be honored at the year end meeting of the Quarterback Club on Tuesday, Dec. 13 at The Cannery, 3803 Toulouse Street in New Orleans.