Lucas Barrientes is a 6’3″ 270 lbs offensive tackle for the Legacy Rebels in Midland, Texas. Lucas is in the class of 2024, and has a 3.55 GPA. Playing at right tackle for the Rebels, Lucas plays a key role for the offense. Having the ability to get to the second and third levels, Lucas is not afraid to pancake his opponents. In the run game, he has the speed to pull and create lanes for his running back. In the pass game, he will not get the defender sack his quarterback, showing off his physicality. Check out our Q&A below!
When do you start playing football?
What is your favorite thing about playing football?
To hit people. Knocking them down, and putting them on their butts
What have you learned the most from your coach?
Family. The family tradition we had at Legacy is like no other
What has been your favorite football memory?
Playing in the playoffs my sophomore year. Got to put some people on our butts and protecting Marcos [Davila] as well
What sports do you play outside of football?
Powerlift, and jiu jitsu
Who is the player you idolize your game after?
No one. I just play like myself
What schools have you visited so far?
Oklahoma State, Texas State, New Mexico State, UNLV
What is your favorite NFL team?
Who do you consider to be your role model?
How do you balance school and football?
In the mornings, I focus on my lifts then my schoolwork. During the day, it just straight schoolwork. Once the school day is done, I shift my focus to football
How do you prepare for a game?
Working on my footwork every day. I keep my cool, and keep my mind sharp so I will be ready when it is game time
What is your favorite pregame meal?
What is the best aspect of your game?
What separates you from others?
What is your definition of being a good teammate?
Doing what’s right by others