This is the 34th year The Advocate honors high school athletes from across the Baton Rouge metro area as Star of Stars for their excellence in individual sports. These athletes are selected as the best in their sports for the 2018-2019 school year based on all-district, all-metro and all-state honors, performances at regional and state competitions, along with recommendations of area coaches.
Drew Brees is the most successful professional athlete ever to represent Louisiana. Since joining the New Orleans Saints in 2006, he has helped rebuild his city and his team. He led the team to its historic Super Bowl win in 2010, upsetting the Indianapolis Colts 31-17 in Miami. He was named Most Valuable Player in Super Bowl XLIV and Sports Illustrated’s Sportsman of the year in 2010.