BY PAUL CONDRY AND MATT KOPSEA
ON THE RUNAWAY (Top running back performances)
Sophomore Charlie Spegal ran 36 times for 340 yards and six touchdowns for Delta in a 42-12 win over Yorktown.
Kia Riale had 17 carries for 275 yards and three touchdowns in Culver’s 48-0 win over West Central.
Nathaniel Keener raced for 242 yards and three touchdowns for Churubusco in a 28-9 win over Eastside.
Joe Callahan ran 47 times for 232 yards and four touchdowns for Sheridan in a 28-27 win over Carroll (Flora).
Drayson Nespo rambled for 230 yards and a pair of scores in LaPorte’s 20-18 win over Chesterton.
Logan Storie ran for 222 yards and three touchdowns in East Central’s 41-36 win over Franklin County.
Logan Macklin recorded 213 yards rushing and three scores for Adams Central in a 70-42 win over Jay County.
Jordan Owens had 22 rushes for 213 yards and three touchdowns in Rensselaer Central’s 21-0 blanking of Twin Lakes.
Tyler Gomez tallied 204 yards rushing and four touchdowns for Crown Point in a 45-0 blanking of Lake Central.
Sam Schoonveld ran 33 times for 202 yards and two scores and also threw a pass for 24 yards in Clinton Prairie’s 48-34 win over Tri-Central.
Joel Mix accumulated 199 yards on the ground and two scores in Garrett’s 34-14 win over Lakeland.
Evan Bellus had 15 rushes for 196 yards and two touchdowns in Mississinewa’s 60-0 blanking of Elwood.
Keaton Cox rushed 12 times for 186 yards and three touchdowns for defending Class 1A state champion Linton-Stockton in a 54-18 win over North Vermillion.
Teely Rhyne had 14 touches for 185 yards and four touchdowns in Andrean’s 52-14 win over Hammond.
Mitchell Orschall tallied 30 carries for 183 yards and two scores and returned a punt 79 yards for another tally for Franklin County against East Central.
Anyis Lockett ran for 182 yards and two touchdowns for Fort Wayne Snider in a 52-12 win over Fort Wayne South.
Marquis Munoz had 32 carries for 181 yards and three scores for Lafayette Jeff in a 49-39 win over Harrison (Lafayette).
Jack Lietzan rushed 15 times for 171 yards and four touchdowns in Concord’s 51-29 win over Wawasee.
Freshman Kevin Laguerre had seven carries for 168 yards and three scores in Washington’s 76-7 win over North Daviess.
Jacob Wigent ran for 164 yards and two touchdowns in Columbia City’s 20-10 victory over Huntington North.
Avery Welch had 11 runs for 164 yards and two touchdowns for Indian Creek in a 52-7 win over Brown County.
Sage Hood raced for 160 yards and one score in West Lafayette’s 44-29 loss to Crete-Monee (Illinois).
Fredrick Winston ran 10 times for 157 yards and four touchdowns for Griffith in 60-0 victory over Calumet.
Ryan Hammond had 22 rushes for 156 yards and three scores in Whiteland’ 24-21 win over Franklin.
Freshman Andrew Dill raced for 155 yards and three touchdowns for LaVille in a 28-12 win over Winamac.
Freshman Ezra Lewellan had four rushes for 155 yards and two scores in Pioneer’s 52-0 win over Caston.
Derek Dearth ran 145 yards and four touchdowns in Union County’s 54-8 win over Winchester.
Michael Pitz had 154 yards rushing and two scores in Franklin Central’s 28-20 win over Columbus North.
Aaron Buttery ran 17 times for 152 yards and two scores in Greencastle’s 49-7 victory over South Decatur.
Drew Schultz tallied 150 yards and three touchdowns for Adams Central against Jay County.
Chase Schnepf recorded nine carries for 149 yards and six scores in Angola’s 72-21 win over West Noble.
Michael Heading rushed for 143 yards and two scores and caught a 50-yard pass for another tally in Northview’s 40-21 win over West Vigo.
Tor’Jon Evans ran for 139 yards and two touchdowns in Evansville Central’s 28-21 loss to Evansville Reitz.
Nate Froelich rambled for 135 yards and two scores for defending Class 5A state champion Westfield in a 30-26 win over Noblesville.
Luke Canfield recorded his fourth straight 100-yard performance with 133 yards and a touchdown for New Palestine in a 47-3 win against Mount Vernon (Fortville).
Jaylen Washington rushed for 126 yards and three scores for Lebanon in a 63-27 win over North Montgomery.
Chandler Schubert ran for 125 yards and two touchdowns in Danville’s 58-14 win over Crawfordsville.
Michael Schlechty had 100 yards rushing and three touchdowns for Jay County against Adams Central.
Da’Ziaun Sargent found the end zone three times, including the game-winning five-yard run with 40.9 seconds left for Evansville Reitz against Evansville Central.
Patrick McManama had four scores in defending Class 4A state champion Indianapolis Roncalli’s 45-20 win over Plainfield.
Chase Ketterer had three touchdowns for New Prairie in a 46-7 win over South Bend Washington.
Damon Moody found the end zone three times in Greencastle’s win over South Decatur.
PASSING THE TEST (Top quarterback performances)
Niah Williamson went 16-of-21 for 421 yards and six touchdowns in New Castle’s 44-21 win over Shelbyville.
Caleb Hamilton recorded more than 400 total yards in Eastern Greene’s 48-18 win over Mitchell. Hamilton went 11-of-14 for 174 yards and three scores and ran 32 times for 235 yards and four scores.
Jack Miguel was 22-of-27 for 386 yards and seven touchdowns for Carroll (Fort Wayne) in a 49-14 win over Fort Wayne Northrop.
Dalton Smith accounted for more than 380 yards of offense in Tri-County’s 46-0 blanking of North White. Smith threw for 144 yards and two scores and ran for 245 yards and five touchdowns.
Trey Heidlage was 21-of-26 for 379 yards and five touchdowns and ran for another score in Batesville’s 55-28 win over Rushville.
Mac Ayers completed 19-of-27 passes for 368 yards and five touchdowns in Indianapolis Scecina’s 41-21 win over Beech Grove.
David Carpenter went 15-of-19 for 354 yards and six touchdowns in Milan’s 42-0 blanking of South Decatur.
Carlos Velasquez threw for 331 yards and two scores for Lafayette Central Catholic in a 38-38 win over Benton Central.
Gavin Yeskie was 16-of-24 for 312 yards and three touchdowns for Bloomington South in a 49-20 victory over Bloomington North.
Matthew Wilkerson passed for 312 yards and three touchdowns in Lafayette Jeff’s win over Harrison (Lafayette).
Carson Blair threw for 298 yards and one score and ran for another tally in Southwood’s 26-21 loss to North Miami.
Collin Stroup tossed for 297 yards with four touchdowns and ran for another tally in Clinton Prairie’s win over Tri-Central.
Donyell Meredith went 22-of-30 for 288 yards and four scores in Lawrence Central’s 35-26 win over Warren Central.
Iraken Armstead was 16-for-34 for 283 yards and five touchdowns in South Bend Adams’ 42-36 overtime loss to Mishawaka.
Cade McCoin completed 13-of-17 for 283 yards and four scores for Mississinewa against Elwood.
Koltin Tucker tossed for 281 yards and three scores for Benton Central against Lafayette Central Catholic.
Mark Nondorf passed for 279 yards and two scores in Indianapolis Bishop Chatard’s 34-13 loss to Indianapolis Cathedral.
James Jackson threw for 276 yards and one touchdown in South Bend Riley’s 16-6 loss to Mishawaka Marian.
Collin Knecht tossed for 273 yards and two touchdowns and ran for two scores for North Montgomery against Lebanon.
Jiya Wright completed 21-of-29 attempts for 265 yards and five touchdowns and ran for 95 yards and one score in Homestead’s 42-0 blanking of Fort Wayne Bishop Dwenger.
K.J. Roudebush passed for 264 yards and two touchdowns in Tipton’s 31-7 victory over Hamilton Heights.
Jack Mikesell tossed for 260 yards and three scores in Frontier’s 29-7 win over Clinton Central.
Justin Durkes went 14-of-18 for 259 yards and six touchdowns and ran for 63 yards and another tally in Woodlan’s 54-19 win against Bluffton.
Reid Neal passed for 255 yards and one score for Yorktown against Delta.
Mason Springman threw for 255 yards and two touchdowns and ran for a third score for Rushville against Batesville.
Brandan Young recorded 255 yards passing with three scores and ran for another touchdown for Fort Wayne Wayne in a 33-19 win over Fort Wayne North.
Aaron Evans passed for 249 yards and three touchdowns and ran for a fourth score for Wawasee against Concord.
Isaac Sellers was 20-of-27 for 247 yards with a touchdown and two more scores on the ground for Gibson Southern in a 28-20 win over Henderson County (Kentucky).
Christian Conklin went 15-of-20 for 229 yards and four touchdowns in Pendleton Heights’ 34-28 win over Greenfield-Central.
Blake Fields was 8-of-10 for 225 yards and three touchdowns in Union County’s win over Winchester.
Drew Byerly passed for 211 yards and one score for Franklin against Whiteland.
Jack Conner passed for 217 yards and three touchdowns and ran for another score in Sullivan’s 47-27 win over South Putnam.
Reese Taylor was 28-of-31 for 217 yards and three scores and ran for a fourth tally in Indianapolis Den Davis’ 40-7 win over Center Grove.
Toby Hilland completed 8-of-10 for 212 yards and three scores for Danville against Crawfordsville.
Conner Gore went 17-of-20 for 211 yards and two touchdowns in Roncalli’s win over Plainfield.
Levi Jones threw for 211 yards and three scores and ran for two touchdowns in Lebanon’s win over North Montgomery.
Dylan Bishop passed for 209 yards and two touchdowns for Franklin Central against Columbus North.
Ryan Lynch threw for 209 yards and one score in Penn’s 38-17 win over orchard Lake St. Mary’s (Michigan).
Caleb Balentine passed for 206 yards and ran for a touchdown for Eastside against Churubusco.
Noah Fleck recorded more than 200 yards of total offense for Forest Park in a 40-14 win over Tecumseh. Fleck threw for 124 yards and one touchdown and ran for 104 yards and a score.
Bryce Jefferson threw for more than 200 yards and ran for over 100 yards in Decatur Central’s 54-15 win over Martinsville. Jefferson was 13-of-18 for 206 yards and three touchdowns and rushed 13 times for 108 yards and one score.
Andrew McCormick tallied 197 yards through the air with three touchdowns and ran for 97 yards and another tally in East Noble’s 41-9 win over DeKalb.
Andrew Leslie passed for 196 yards and four scores for Greenfield-Central against Pendleton Heights.
Mikale Stephens had 190 yards through the air and two scores for Fort Wayne South against Fort Wayne Snider.
Luke Robertson tossed for 189 yards passing and two scores for Tri-West in a 35-34 overtime loss to Western Boone.
Michael Lindauer threw for 182 yards and two touchdowns and ran for a third score in Evansville Memorial’s 37-14 win over Evansville Mater Dei.
Trey Filbrun passed for 182 yards and one score and ran for another tally for Carroll (Flora) against Sheridan.
Tim Bishop came on in relief to pass for 180 yards and two touchdowns in New Haven’s 35-33 overtime victory against Leo.
Jarett Lewis threw for 176 yards and four scores in Eastern Hancock’s 55-0 win over Indianapolis Broad Ripple.
Diomoni Small was 15-of-19 for 175 yards and two touchdowns in defending Class 2A state champ Indianapolis Cardinal Ritter’s 38-13 win over Speedway.
Eli Bunch threw for 174 yards and two touchdowns and ran for a third tally for Mooresville in a 51-21 loss to Greenwood.
Jayden George tossed for 163 yards and two scores for Warren Central against Lawrence Central.
Seth Gallman was 13-of-19 for 161 yards and three touchdowns for Greenwood against Mooresville.
Trenton Kelley had 160 yards passing and two scores for Columbus North against Franklin Central.
Nic Stuber passed for 159 yards and three touchdowns in South Adams’ 48-3 win over Heritage.
Seth Waters went 10-of-11 for 155 yards and three scores and ran for a fourth tally in Delphi’s 55-28 win over Indianapolis Washington/
Reece Cronin had 155 yards through the air and two scores in Valparaiso’s 17-14 win over Michigan City.
Jose Meijas was 8-of-13 for 154 yards and five touchdowns for Washington against North Daviess.
Brycen Moore passed for 150 yards and two touchdowns and ran for a third score in Castle’s 40-21 win over Evansville Bosse.
Cameron Nance had 144 yards passing with one score and another on the ground for Westfield against Noblesville.
Eli Kirkpatrick tossed for 143 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 185 yards and three scores for Attica in a 65-7 victory over Rockville.
Before leaving with an injury, Luke Touloukian threw for 143 yards and three touchdowns for West Lafayette against Crete-Monee.
Roman Purcell threw and ran for more than 125 yards for Indianapolis Cathedral’s against Bishop Chatard. Purcell was 8-of-12 for 153 yards and two scores and ran eight times for 127 yards and two touchdowns.
Grant Gremel passed for 120 yards and ran for 114 yards and one score for Noblesville against Westfield.
Dylan Benedict threw for 118 yards and three touchdowns and ran for another score in Centerville’s 45-0 blanking of Cambridge City Lincoln.
McCall Ray tossed for 113 yards and two scores and ran also ran for two touchdowns in Bedford North Lawrence’s 42-41 overtime win over New Albany.
Zach Neligh accounted for more than 100 yards passing and rushing for New Palestine against Mount Vernon (Fortville). Neligh threw for 199 yards and two touchdowns and ran for 107 yards and two scores.
Josh Major and Coley Giley both threw for more than 100 yards and two scores for Columbus East in a 62-7 win over Jennings County. Major was 5-of-7 for 143 yards and a rushing touchdown, while Giley was 4-of-7 for 120 yards.
Although Ashton Ruszkowski completed just seven passes for 80 yards, six completions were for touchdown passes in South Bend Saint Joseph’s 50-20 win over South Bend Clay.
In addition to throwing a pair of touchdown passes, Tyler Burton also ran for 101 yards and three scores in Knightstown’s 55-7 win over Trinity Lutheran.
CATCHING ON FAST (Top receiver performances)
Luke Bumbalough caught seven passes for 253 yards and three touchdowns for New Castle against Shelbyville.
Dylan Helpler tallied five receptions for 220 yards and three scores for Wawasee against Concord.
Austin Siefert had 11 catches for 211 yards and three touchdowns for Batesville against Rushville.
Heisman Skeens hauled in eight receptions for 203 yards and four scores in Mississinewa’s blanking of Elwood.
Eli Pancol caught 11 passes for 199 yards and four touchdowns for Pendleton Heights against Greenfield Central.
Danyon McCracken caught 10 passes for 175 yards and three touchdowns for Frontier against Clinton Central.
Jalen Jennings had seven receptions for 146 yards and one score for Riley against Marian.
Kade Kobel caught seven passes for 145 yards and one touchdown for North Montgomery against Lebanon.
Daijon Collins tallied five catches for 135 yards and two touchdowns for Cathedral against Bishop Chatard.
Zac Minnich had five catches for 132 yards and three touchdowns for Milan against South Decatur.
Jay Segal racked up seven receptions for 132 yards and two scores for Lafayette Jeff against Harrison (Lafayette).
Chester Chesher had five catches for 130 yards and two touchdowns in New Castle’s win over Shelbyville.
Danile Roach caught six passes for 121 yards and one score for Lafayette Central Catholic against Benton Central.
Donald Guerrant hauled in five passes for 118 yards and two touchdowns in Woodlan’s win over Bluffton.
Donivan Wright had eight receptions for 115 yards and two scores for Lawrence Central against Warren Central.
Jordan Turpin recorded five catches for 113 yards and one touchdown and ran for another score in Lafayette Central Catholic’s win over Benton Central.
Dakota Caton caught 12 passes for 107 yards and two touchdowns for Sullivan against North Putnam.
Tyrone Tracy had more than 100 yards receiving and rushing for Decatur Central against Martinsville. Tracy had five catches for 105 yards and two scores and rushed 14 times for 101 yards and one touchdown.
John Allen and Aarik Adams each recorded more than 100 receiving yards for Fort Wayne Wayne against Fort Wayne North. Allen had four catches for 116 yards and one touchdown, while Adams added two receptions for 101 yards and one score.
Sean Azciu and Chris Bomba went over the 100-yard mark in receiving for Bloomington South against Bloomington North. Azciu had five receptions for 127 yards and three scores, while Bomba added seven catches for 112 yards.
Max Nail and Michael Royer surpassed the 100-yard receiving mark for Clinton Prairie against Tri-Central. Nail had six catches for 135 yards and two scores, and Royer added four receptions for 128 yards and two touchdowns.
Justin Becker and Cameron Shank both had over 100 yards receiving for Carroll (Fort Wayne) against Fort Wayne Northrop. Becker had 10 catches for 189 yards and three touchdowns, while Shank added 10 receptions for 112 yards and one score.
SHOW STOPPERS (Top performances on defense and special teams)
Will McGarvey returned a kickoff 82 yards for a touchdown in Warsaw’s 17-6 win at Elkhart Memorial.
Eddie Dzienik came up with 20 tackles for Noblesville against Westfield.
Drake Cunningham tallied 17 tackles for Linton-Stockton against North Vermillion.
Garrett Miller racked up 17 tackles for Western Boone against Tri-West.
Noah Jones recorded 14 tackles in Evansville Reitz’s win over Evansville Central.
Mikey Morales had 14 tackles for Bedford North Lawrence against New Albany.
Brock Combs came up with 12 tackles for Evansville Memorial against Mater Dei.
Hunter Renner converted field goals of 34, 25, and 29 yards for Marian against Riley.
J.D. Harris returned a kickoff 96 yards for a score for Columbus North against Franklin Central.
Connor Utley had three interceptions in Northridge’s 12-0 win at Plymouth.
In addition to throwing a touchdown pass and running for two scores, Ryan Tompos connected on six extra-points for Culver against West Central.
Along with 10 rushes for 117 yards and two touchdowns, Jason Cundiff also recorded 10 tackles in Floyd Central’s 43-21 win against Seymour.
In addition to running for 86 yards and a score, Ryan Solomon had a pair of interceptions with one returned for a touchdown in Western Boone’s win over Tri-West.
Along with four catches for 110 yards and two scores, Ben Stevens also returned a blocked field goal 85 yards for a touchdown in Danville’s win over Crawfordsville.
Jackson Rogers recorded two interceptions for Eastern Greene against Mitchell.