Ascension Parish community photo gallery for Aug. 27, 2015 _lowres

Photo provided by Mark Tureaud Jr. -- Kayden 'K.T.' Tureaud, 9, of Gonzales, was named an Offense-Defense All-American and invited to participate in the 10th annual Offense-Defense Bowl Week festivities taking place at Municipal Stadium in Daytona Beach, Florida.

Kayden “K.T.” Tureaud, 9, of Gonzales, was recently named an Offense-Defense All-American and invited to participate in the 10th annual Offense-Defense Bowl Week festivities taking place at Municipal Stadium in Daytona Beach, Florida.

The honor came while attending an Offense-Defense Football Camp this summer in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Kayden, a running back for the Prairieville Broncos, was selected from a group of young athletes numbering in the thousands across the country.

The Offense-Defense Youth All-American Bowl is part of a weeklong series of events including the 10th annual Offense-Defense All-American Bowl, an All-Star football game showcasing eight of the top high school seniors in the country.

Offense-Defense Sports has been running instructional, full-contact football camps for the past 45 years and operates in approximately 40 camp locations nationwide every spring and summer.

For more information, visit o-d.com.