October 17, 2006
Lemmens Unfazed By Attention
Few high school athletes in the country, save the guys down at Hoover High in Alabama, have seen a media frenzy like those players at Oaks Christian in Westlake Village, Calif. Defensive end Duke Lemmens is both a reason for that attention and an observer to what it brings, but just feels that overall it has been great for the school.
Oaks Christian has two five-star prospects on their team, Jimmy Clausen and Marc Tyler, one four-star prospect and five three-star prospects including the 6-5, 231-pound Lemmens. That is eight players in the Top 750 in the nation from one school and the reason why nearly every major sports-based media outlet in the country has covered Oaks.
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