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Four-star LSU quarterback commit Peter Parrish from Central-Phenix City HS capped off a perfect season Wednesday night by defeating Thompson High School 52-7 in the Alabama Class 7A football state championship at Jordan-Hare Stadium.

Parrish went head-to-head against Alabama quarterback commit Taulia Tagovailoa and passed for 78 yards with one touchdown and rushed for 100 yards for one touchdown. His performance earned him the MVP award.

After the game, AL.com was able to speak with the future Tiger:
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"From the jump, I knew we were going to win," Parrish said.

Parrish said he plans to sign in December, but added he's not yet sure if he'll enroll in January or remain in high school for the spring semester.

What does he think about his future college home?

"I'm focusing on LSU right now," he said. "they have fire in their heart. That really stood out to me.

"I feel like I'll fit in really good (at LSU," he continued. "My high school actually kind of runs the same kind of plays they run, so I feel like I'll be kind of set."
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Parrish is rated the No. 10 dual-threat quarterback in the country and the No. 10 overall player from the state of Alabama for the class of 2019, according to ESPN.

He has been committed to LSU since the day he was first offered a scholarship during the Tigers Elite Camp back in June.

For more info on Parrish, visit his profile page on our Recruiting Tracker.
37 Comments
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SuckFickNaban68 months
passed for 78 yards, yep that sounds like an LSU qb
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eugene1928LSU68 months
Can we count this as a win over the gumps?
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loopdog68 months
Just be thankful you still have all your teeth !
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Spankum68 months
I am not concerned with Tagoviloa, as he is not committed to us...however, I am very happy to see Parrish get this kind of honor. Can't wait to see him run out of that tunnel!
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CarRamrod68 months
He is a big kid.
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bamafan100168 months
Oh look another running qb that LSU will attempt to turn into a pocket passer
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rbdallas68 months
assholes will always be assholes
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BayouBengal9968 months
You sound scared as you should be. The kid from Bama who was passed up by the great Saban will be the same kid who takes down the cheaters. Y'all wouldn't be anything without the SECs help.
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BleedGurple67 months
In the past yes... Did you not see our passer this year running????
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Barbellthor68 months
"Momma say he so ornery 'cause he got all them points and hardly any stats to show for it." No but really, good for him and geaux Tigers!
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stowns68 months
"My high school actually kind of runs the same kind of plays they run" ¯\_(?)_/¯
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hg68 months
Let’s put him in a pro style offense and frick his career up
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panzer68 months
Boy did we get a great QB!
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Tiger Prawn68 months
We finally beat Bama!
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UAinSOUTHAL68 months
Taulia was injured the game before this one. He was not even 30% but he tried his best. I'm sure the winning team would have loved to get Tualia at 100% but it wasn't happening.
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RightHook68 months
not even 30%? what the frick is that? was he signed out of the hospital off his deathbed and wheeled to sideline from the locker room in a wheelchair? played with a newly installed prosthetic leg? c'mon man. frickin gumps. ffs.
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Tigers eyes68 months
30 percent? Are you stupid? 30 percent a person isn't even capable of walking.
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SEC Grapevine68 months
"Tagovailoa entered the game averaging 307 yards per game this season, (3684 yds/35 TD) but finished with a career-low 44. Central had four sacks, all on Tagovailoa." Shoulder injury. No Jalen Hurts BU.
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SomeLSUguy68 months
I am happy for the kid, happy he is going to be a Tiger, seems like a good young man/athlete etc... but riddle me this batman, how does ones team score 52 points with the QB winning the MVP on only passing for 78 yds and 100yds rushing?
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5Alive68 months
Bc he didn’t play most of the 3rd or the 4th riddle solved.
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SEC Grapevine68 months
Rushed 48x 314 yds, Def +17 pts on 4 TOs, Run/Pass: 80/20
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SEC Grapevine68 months
Central-Phenix Scoring: 4 TDs Rushing (48x, 6.7 ypc, 314), 1 Pass (Parrish 7 min in 3rd), 2 Def TDs end of 3rd 45-0. Box Score Here: LINK / Recap Here: LINK
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Black n Gold68 months
The most interesting part to me was that Tagovailoa's team put up only 7 points in a HS game.
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Norbert68 months
He seems like a really nice, high character kid. I’m excited to see him in purple and gold.
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co_t8468 months
So you're telling me LSU runs a high school offense? That makes sense.
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The Mick68 months
Does this count as an LSU win vs bama?
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tigahland68 months
The new dreadlocks of doom
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GaTiger2768 months
LSU stacked. Sec fricked.
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wesman2168 months
Gonna be the real deal
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They will both decomit. Peter will go to Alabama and Taulia will go to lay LSU.
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