Luke Vaden Signs with Ouachita Baptist University
Michale Hall

Congratulations to senior Luke Vaden. Luke signed with Ouachita Baptist University to play College Football on National Signing Day, February 1, 2017. Luke is Senior Team Captain, Team MVP, All-Conference, James Street Award - Finalist, 3 x Player of the Week, Single Season School Rushing Leader- 1,368 yards, 27 receptions for 341 receiving yards.

Luke is the Senior Class President. He represented Baptist Prep in 2016 Boys’ State. He is a member of the National Honor Society and Mu Alpha Theta.

Parents: Laurie and Clayton Vaden

Siblings: Noelle, Jessica, Katherine

His stats for Varsity Football:

’16-’17:

Rushing – 310 carries – 1,368 yards – 7 TD’s

Tackles – 23 total – 14 solo – 9 assists – 2 QB sacks

’15-’16:

Passing – 4 of 9 – 51 yards – 1 TD completion

Rushing – 11 carries – 62 yards

Receiving – 27 receptions – 341 yards

Tackles – 54 total – 25 solo – 29 assists – 2 QB sacks

Interceptions – 2 int – returned for a total of 15 yards

Fumble Recovery - 2

Kickoff Returns – 1 return – 15 yards

’14-’15:

Rushing – 1 carries – 2 yards

Receiving – 1 receptions – 13 yards

Tackles – 40 total – 28 solo – 12 assists

Fumble Recovery - 2

Kickoff Returns – 8 returns – 157 yards