Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
St. Thomas Aquinas
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5-11 / 185
Five starters, nine letterwinners back in veteran-laden unit
Mason pleased with energy at first practice
Unit features three returning starters, 10 letterwinners from year ago
Coppet did not play as a first-year defensive player, but missed the last month of action due to injury... Early in the year, contributed as a cornerback-safety on defensive scout teams.
Senior captain... Starting cornerback for one of nation’s most respected programs... Helped powerful South Florida school to 2015 7A state title... As senior, contributed 96 total tackles, 37 solo stops, and four interceptions, returning one for a score, in 13-1 campaign... Named to 7A First Team All-State unit... Invited to play in Dade vs. Broward All-Star Game... Also played important role in secondary for St. Thomas Aquinas’ run to the 2014 state championship.
Frank Jerrard Coppet... Born March 3, 1998 in Fort Lauderdale... Son of Frank Coppet and Trakel Lyas... Has one brother, Fred Jr., and three sisters: Chelsea, Chambre and Chassity... Dad works in transportation industry; mom works in retail... Brother was standout running back at Bowling Green State University... Enjoys fishing.