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Panther football player competes in Five-Star Camp
Richard LeCounte Jr., Makayla Wilkins and her dad Keith LeCounte, all of Riceboro, traveled to Baltimore, Maryland, to support Liberty County High School football player Richard LeCounte III.

Liberty County High School football player Richard LeCounte was among the top 100 players that was invited to the 2015 Rivals 100 Five-Star Challenge.
The competition and camp were in Baltimore, Maryland, June 5-7 at the M&T Bank Stadium, home of the Baltimore Ravens.
LeCounte currently has 21 Division I offers, according to
The Class of 2017 prospect has hinted that Ohio State and Georgia have slight advantages among his top choices. reported LeCounte had great moments at the camp and his pass deflection, denying a touchdown, made the top five defensive highlight reel.
Back in town this week, LeCounte said he is keeping everything in perspective as he trains with his high school team during summer morning workouts.
He said being highly ranked has made him work harder. Being highly ranked means more competition from other kids just as ambitious and also looking to be recruited, he added.
LeCounte said working with his team takes a lot of the pressure off so he can concentrate on game plans for next season.
The incoming junior called his team a brotherhood that has several talented components ready to make another playoff run starting in August.

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