Athlete of the Week: Andrew Doughty - April 2nd - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

Athlete of the Week: Andrew Doughty - April 2nd

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SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) -

Captain Shreve's Andrew Doughty is good at juggling school work and athletics. He holds a 3.45 GPA while playing both soccer and football for the Gators. His talents as a place kicker was only recently discovered.

"They just recruited me out of a gym class," said Doughty. "They saw me punting a football and they were said come play some football. It's taken me a long ways. A lot farther then I ever thought."

Doughty will travel to Ruston next season where he will use his feet to work his way onto the Bulldogs roster.

"I do have a preferred walk on and hopefully I can earn my spot and get a scholarship within a year or so."

During the soccer season, Doughty led his team to an undefeated district title and a deep run in the 5A playoffs. He scored an impressive 20 goals during the year and has maore than 40 goals in his career.

 

 

 

 

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