BY PAUL CONDRY AND MATT KOPSEA

ON THE RUNAWAY (Top running back performances)

Colton Foster exploded for 28 rushes for 485 yards and six touchdowns in North Knox’s 58-42 win over North Daviess.

Charlie Spegal ran 46 times for 290 yards and four touchdowns for Delta in a 41-14 win over Greenfield-Central.

Benji Nixon recorded over 280 yards of offense in Plymouth’s 41-21 win over Goshen. Nixon ran 19 times for 223 yards and three touchdowns and also caught a 62-yard pass for another tally.

Evan Cardwell racked up 17 rushes for 276 yards and four scores in Northwestern’s 66-37 win over Taylor.

Andrew Barajas had eight carries for 270 yards and four touchdowns for Eastbrook in a 54-7 win over Alexandria.

Chris Harness tallied 17 carries for 251 yards and three scores in Mishawaka’s 38-14 win over Mishawaka Marian.

Drayson Nespo had 27 carries for 237 yards and three touchdowns in LaPorte’s 58-56 win over Michigan City.

Keishon Edwards rushed for 226 yards and two scores for Fort Wayne Northrop in a 53-14 win over Fort Wayne North.

Tavian Gadia ran 30 times for 223 yards and three touchdowns in Plainfield’s 50-45 win over Whiteland.

Luke Canfield tallied 26 rushes for 220 yards and four scores for New Palestine in a 56-24 win over New Castle.

Ethan Rogers had 13 touches for 219 yards and three touchdowns for Winamac in a 47-8 victory over Caston.

Mitchell Orschell rambled 30 times for 210 yards with a touchdown in Franklin County’s 29-22 loss to Batesville.

Sam Schoonveld ran 34 times for 210 yards and three scores for Clinton Prairie in a 69-27 loss to Carroll (Flora).

Damon Lux scampered 29 times for 202 yards and two touchdowns for Shelbyville in a 35-28 win over Mount Vernon (Fortville).

Jack Rhoades carried the ball 26 times for 188 yards and two touchdowns in Woodlan’s 25-3 win over South Adams.

Alex Skinner rambled for 28 times for 182 yards and a score in Danville’s 14-6 win over Western Boone.

Michael Pitz had eight carries for 175 yards and three touchdowns for Franklin Central in a 52-14 win over Terre Haute South.

Clay Whitney had 21 carries for 172 yards and three scores in Monrovia’s 44-6 victory against Park Tudor.

Dawson Basinger scampered six times for 170 yards and three touchdowns for North Central (Farmersburg) in a 41-2 win over Wood Memorial.

Tyreeon Hambright ran 20 times for 168 yards and three touchdowns for Fort Wayne Bishop Luers in a 37-19 win over Fort Wayne South.

Isaiah Hulse accumulated 22 carries for 164 yards and three touchdowns in Beech Groves 29-21 win over Triton Central.

Chris Pritchett tallied 28 rushes for 163 yards with a touchdown in Centerville’s 38-20 win over Union County.

Jordan Owens rushed 28 times for 160 yards and a score for Rensselaer Central in a 15-0 blanking of Lafayette Central Catholic.

Joe Huff ran six times for 159 yards and three touchdowns in Shenandoah’s 67-13 triumph over Eastern Hancock.

Colton Ritz had 19 rushes for 156 yards and one score in Brownstown Central’s 28-7 win over Silver Creek.

Da’Ziaun Sargent scampered 13 times for 156 yards and three touchdowns in Evansville Reitz’s 55-14 win over Evansville Bosse.

Heisman Skeens rambled nine times for 155 yards and four touchdowns and caught a pass for another tally in Mississinewa’s 69-0 win over Frankton.

Dawson Dahnke ran 19 times for 154 yards and three scores for Harrison (West Lafayette) in a 24-7 win over Kokomo.

Chon’dre Cissell had 18 carries for 150 yards in Indianapolis Cathedral’s 38-10 loss to Cleveland St. Edwards.

Jason Cundiff scampered 10 times for 142 yards and two scores in Floyd Central’s 48-21 win over Jennings County.

Thomas Kaser had six carries for 140 yards and three scores for Guerin Catholic in a 49-0 blanking of Bowman Academy.

Mason Hicks recorded 14 rushes for 139 yards and one score in Hagerstown’s 47-20 win over Union City.

Marquis Munoz ran 13 times for 137 yards with a touchdown and caught a pass for another tally in Lafayette Jeff’s 50-0 shutout of Logansport.

Austin Oppel had 21 rushes for 134 yards and two touchdowns and caught a pass for a third score in Seymour’s 35-20 loss to New Albany.

Ryan Anderson carried the ball 17 times for 132 yards and four scores and caught a pass for another touchdown for Whiteland against Plainfield.

Caleb Elmore had nine touches for 131 yards and two touchdowns in Covington’s 59-6 win over Turkey Run.

Christian Covington scampered for 126 yards with a touchdown in Fort Wayne Snider’s 34-31 win over Fort Wayne Bishop Dwenger.

Reese VanCleave rambled for 125 yards and three scores for Southmont in a 24-17 win over Lebanon.

Logan Macklin had seven rushes for 122 yards and two touchdowns for Adams Central in its 46-0 win over Bluffton/

Mason Parris recorded 10 carries for 121 yards and two touchdowns in Lawrenceburg’s 49-7 win over Connersville.

Jake Perry ran 11 times for 116 yards and two touchdowns for Whiteland against Plainfield.

Matt Coe carried the ball seven times for 115 yards and three scores and also caught an 83-yard touchdown pass in Northfield’s 64-0 blanking of Whitko.

Dylan Stefanich scampered for 113 yards and four scores in Gibson Southern’s 62-0 win over Tell City.

Dawson Anderson tallied 14 rushes for 108 yards and two scores for Plainfield against Whiteland.

PASSING THE TEST (Top quarterback performances)

Trey Heidlage finished with 475 yards of offense for Batesville against Franklin County. Heidlage was 20-of-30 for 272 yards and a score and ran 21 times for 203 yards and three touchdowns.

Carson Blair was 15-of-22 for 407 yards and six touchdowns for Southwood in a 45-7 win over Maconaquah.

Tyler Knepley had over 400 yards of offense for Western in a 42-14 win over Hamilton Heights. Knepley ran 24 times for 302 yards and three scores and passed for 85 yards with a touchdown.

Alan Perry recorded 400 total yards for Seymour against New Albany. Perry tossed for 264 yards and two touchdowns and ran 20 times for 136 yards and one score.

Karson Goodman tossed for 395 yards and three scores for Mooresville in a 51-30 loss to Martinsville.

Trey Filbrun recorded over 375 yards of offense for Carroll (Flora) against Clinton Prairie. Filbrun was 14-of-20 for 258 yards and four touchdowns and rushed 13 times for 124 yards and two scores.

Andrew Jones tallied more than 360 total yards for Indianapolis Lutheran in a 35-28 win over Speedway. Jones had 30 carries for 305 yards and four touchdowns and also threw for 56 yards.

Jordan Garrett was 20-of-27 for 354 yards and three touchdowns and ran for a fourth score in Indianapolis Pike’s 45-28 win over North Central (Indianapolis).

Luke Touloukian racked up over 350 yards of offense in West Lafayette’s 70-0 win over Twin Lakes. Touloukian went 14-of-23 for 257 yards and three touchdowns and rushed six times for 100 yards and two scores.

Tyler Watson recorded over 325 total yards for Tri-West in a 42-14 win over Crawfordsville. Watson threw for 222 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 106 yards and two scores.

James Jackson accounted for more than 320 yards of offense for South Bend Riley in a 69-0 blanking of South Bend Clay. Jackson was 4-of-5 for 126 yards and two touchdowns and ran seven times for 197 yards and five scores.

Bryce Jefferson came up with over 320 total yards in Decatur Central’s 49-45 win over defending Class 4A state champion Indianapolis Roncalli. Jefferson passed for 182 yards and added 21 carries for 141 yards and four touchdowns.

Mac Ayers tossed for 317 yards and three touchdowns in Indianapolis Scencia’s 27-14 win over defending Class 2A state champion Indianapolis Cardinal Ritter.

Bailey Meerzo compiled over 310 yards of offense in Northrop’s win over North. Meerzo was 8-of-9 for 187 yards with three touchdowns and ran nine times for 127 yards and one score.

Jack Miguel passed for 309 yards and three scores for Carroll (Fort Wayne) in a 42-21 win over defending Class 3A state champion Fort Wayne Concordia.

Zach Neligh was 12-of-16 for 305 yards and four touchdowns for New Palestine against New Castle.

Before leaving with an injury, Jake Byrd passed for 295 yards and two scores for Concordia against Carroll.

Peyton Estes went 16-of-21 for 292 yards and five touchdowns in Heritage Christian’s 45-12 win over Indianapolis Howe.

Jonathan Collier tossed for 285 yards and four scores in Martinsville’s win over Mooresville.

Maleek Hardiman recorded over 290 yards of offense in Princeton’s 62-28 win over Mount Vernon (Posey). Hardiman threw for 64 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 229 yards and four scores.

Caleb Hamilton came up with more than 280 yards of offense in Eastern Greene’s 35-12 win over defending Class 1A state champion Linton-Stockton. Hamilton went 8-of-13 for 145 yards and two touchdowns and rushed the ball 28 times for 137 yards and two scores.

Chris Valentine passed for 277 yards and three scores and ran for another touchdown for Speedway against Lutheran.

Owen Golliher recorded over 275 yards of offense for Hagerstown against Union City. Golliher went 10-of-16 for 230 yards and one score and ran nine times for 48 yards and three touchdowns.

Cameron Misner was 18-of-30 for 270 yards and four touchdowns in Avon’s 41-0 blanking of Zionsville.

Jack Kiser accumulated over 270 total yards in Pioneer’s 55-7 win over Culver Community. Kiser threw for 146 yards and two touchdowns and ran for 126 yards and two scores.

Niah Williamson threw for 266 yards and two scores for New Castle against New Palestine.

Chase Little finished with more than 260 total yards in Attica’s 44-0 blanking of Clinton Central. Little threw for 162 yards and two scores and rushed for 100 yards and two touchdowns.

Adam Hedden accumulated over 250 yards of offense in South Vermillion’s 28-0 triumph over Seeger. Hedden passed for 105 yards and two scores and rushed for 149 yards and a touchdown.

Michael McCullough was 13-of-23 for 249 yards and three scores and ran for a fourth tally for Michigan City against LaPorte.

Jayden George went 17-of-27 for 245 yards and two touchdowns in Warren Central’s 35-14 win over defending Class 6A state champion Carmel.

Jack Conner was 13-of-19 for 244 yards and four scores in Sullvan’s 41-13 win over West Vigo.

Nathaniel Butts threw for 242 yards and a touchdown in Fountain Central’s 20-14 win over North Vermillion.

Jeff Wilkerson finished 17-of-24 for 240 yards and five scores for Lafayette Jeff against Logansport.

A.J. Restivo was 13-of-19 for 240 yards and three touchdowns and ran for a fourth score in Leo’s 34-13 victory over Columbia City.

Andrew McCormick recorded over 230 total yards in East Noble’s 42-21 win over previously unbeaten New Haven. McCormick threw for 134 yards and rushed 17 times for 103 yards and two scores.

Reese Taylor was 17-of-24 for 230 yards and four touchdowns for Indianapolis Ben Davis in a 42-7 win over Lawrence Central.

Michael Lindauer threw for 225 yards and two scores in Evansville Memorial’s 42-6 win over Evansville Harrison.

Isaac Sellers was 12-of-13 for 225 yards and three scores for Gibson Southern against Tell City.

Casey Conatser went 11-of-12 for 221 yards and three touchdowns in Monroe Central’s 54-0 win over Anderson Prep Academy.

Tim Jordan passed for 215 yards and two touchdowns and ran for a third score for New Haven against East Noble.

Spencer Wright completed 15-of-22 passes for 213 yards for Western Boone against Danville.

Taylor Voris was 15-of-25 for 210 yards with three touchdowns and ran for another score in Indian Creek’s 34-0 blanking of Cloverdale.

Collin Knecht tossed for 205 yards and three scores and also ran for two touchdowns in North Montgomery’s 35-6 win over Frankfort.

Trevor Thompson passed for 203 yards and two touchdowns for Union City against Hagerstown.

Conner Gore was 12-of-20 for 202 yards with a touchdown and ran for another score in Roncalli’s loss to Decatur Central.

Dylan Clark tossed for 196 yards and three scores for New Albany against Seymour.

Brody Bogan passes for 194 yards and one touchdown and ran for another tally for Franklin County against Batesville.

Eli Riley threw for 189 yards and two touchdowns in Norwell’s 25-24 overtime win over Huntington North.

Justin Persohn went 11-of 15 for 188 yards and three scores in Jasper’s 41-10 win over Washington.

Landon Watson was 9-of-15 for 188 yards and three touchdowns for Shelbyville against Mount Vernon (Fortville).

Matt Wolff completed 13-of-18 for 187 yards and three scores in Fishers’ 27-17 win over defending Class 5A state champion Westfield.

Tyson Hartley threw for 184 yards and four scores for Mount Vernon (Fortville) against Shelbyville.

Trenton Kelley passed for 184 yards with a score and ran for two touchdowns in Columbus North’s 23-0 win over Bloomington South.

Peyton Williams completed 8-of-14 attempts for 184 yards and four scores in McCutcheon’s 45-0 win over Muncie Central.

Jose Mejias tossed for 180 yards with a touchdown for Washington against Jasper.

Blake Fields threw for 180 yards and two scores and ran for another touchdown for Union County against Centerville.

Cade McCoin was 7-of-10 for 177 yards and two touchdowns for Mississinewa against Frankton.

Kyle Strakis threw for 172 yards and three scores and ran for another tally in Brownsburg’s 41-10 win over Noblesville.

Parker Tracy had 171 yards through the air with two touchdowns in Heritage’s 27-18 win over Southern Wells.

Reese Cronin racked up more than 170 total yards in Valparaiso’s 23-20 win at Portage. Cronin threw for 85 yards and rushed for 89 yards and three scores.

Patrick O’Keefe tossed for 165 yards and two touchdowns for Bishop Dwenger against Snider.

McCall Ray ran nine times for 159 yards and three touchdowns and also threw a pass for a score in Bedford North Lawrence’s 49-0 victory over Madison.

Ty Beaver passed for 154 yards and three scores for Covington against Turkey Run.

Cameron Nance threw for 154 yards and one score and ran for another tally for Westfield against Fishers.

Nick Wilson ran 13 times for 144 yards and two scores and also threw a touchdown pass in New Prairie’s 49-0 win over John Glenn.

Dylan Bishop went 12-of-17 for 142 yards and two touchdowns for Franklin Central against Terre Haute South.

Peyton Starks went 4-of-5 for 116 yards with two scores and ran for another tally in Shenandoah’s win over Eastern Hancock.

CATCHING ON FAST (Top receiver performances)

Peyton Trexler had seven catches for 287 yards and five touchdowns in Southwood’s win over Maconaquah.

Kamari Anderson-Drew recorded three receptions for 196 yards and one score for Concordia against Carroll.

Triston Wilkinson caught eight passes for 180 yards and three touchdowns for Castle against Evansville North.

Sam Jackson had six catches for 178 yards and three touchdowns for Speedway against Lutheran.

Jonathan Pinyot came up with six receptions for 172 yards and three scores Heritage Christian’s victory over Howe.

Logan Blake hauled in nine passes for 160 yards and three scores for Tri-West against Crawfordsville.

Justin Becker caught seven passes for 157 yards and two touchdowns for Carroll against Concordia.

Colton Brown recorded four receptions for 154 yards and three touchdowns in Covington’s win over Turkey Run.

Logan Mears had seven catches for 153 yards for Batesville against Franklin County

Keith Allender caught five passes for 150 yards and two scores for Pike against North Central.

Matt Thomas had 10 catches for 146 yards and two touchdowns for Martinsville against Mooresville.

David Baker caught seven passes for 143 yards and two scores for Scecina against Cardinal Ritter.

Bryce Kirtz had six catches for 135 yards and two touchdowns in Brownsburg’s win over Noblesville.

Devon Gummer caught three passes for 131 yards and two scores in New Albany’s win over Seymour.

Keyshawn McGill recorded six receptions for 128 yards and two scores and ran six times for 81 yards and two touchdowns for Michigan City against LaPorte.

Brandon Howell caught five passes for 124 yards and one score and ran for 75 yards and two touchdowns in Fountain Central’s win over North Vermillion.

Zennon Wilhelm racked up five catches for 124 yards and two touchdowns for Michigan City against LaPorte.

Eli Bunch hailed in six passes for 122 yards and one score in Mooresville loss to Martinsville.

Mason Good caught eight passes for 122 yards with a touchdown for Union City against Hagerstown.

Jon Eineman recorded eight catches for 117 yards with a touchdown for Mooresville against Martinsville.

Jonathon Decker had seven catches for 113 yards and a score for Carroll against Concordia.

Luke Shayotovich recorded eight receptions for 113 yards and two touchdowns for Avon against Zionsville.

Cobie Dillard had four receptions for 112 yards and a score for Scecina against Cardinal Ritter.

Ben Arruza recorded three catches for 109 yards and a touchdown for Northrop against North.

Braxton Trittipo caught 10 passes for 109 yards and two scores for Mount Vernon (Fortville) against Shelbyville.

Darius Stillman hauled in three receptions for 108 yards and two touchdowns in Martinsville’s win over Mooresville.

Brad Trietsch caught five passes for 107 yards and one score for Indian Creek against Cloverdale.

Trenton Brumett had five catches for 106 yards and two touchdowns for Carroll against Clinton Prairie.

Bryce Claycomb came up with four receptions for 102 yards and two scores for North Montgomery against Frankfort.

SHOW STOPPERS (Top performances on defense and special teams)

Ben Komiak recorded 16 tackles for Rensselaer against Lafayette Central Catholic.

In addition to catching seven passes for 121 yards and one score, David Bell also returned a punt 87 yards for a touchdown for Warren Central against Carmel.

Alex Potts connected on field goals of 26, 33, and 37 yards in Brebeuf Jesuit’s 30-0 victory over Hamilton Southeastern.

Dillon Howell returned a blocked punt 15 yards for a touchdown for Brebeuf against Hamilton Southeastern.

Max Goodwin racked up 14 tackles for Evansville Memorial against Evansville Harrison.

Blake Jansky came up with 12 tackles for Lowell in a 16-0 victory over Andrean.

In addition to running seven times for 111 yards and two touchdowns, Tavien Walker also returned an interception for another tally in Griffith’s 62-0 win over Lake Station Edison.

Jacob Pressler took a blocked punt back 12 yards for a score in Brebeuf’s win over Hamilton Southeastern.

Jack James converted field goals of 23 and 41 yards in Snider’s win over Bishop Dwenger.

Davieun Bailey recorded two interceptions in Northrop’s win over North.

Along with hauling in a touchdown pass, Devon Anderson also had interceptions and returned one for a score in Carroll’s win over Clinton Prairie.