BY PAUL CONDRY AND MATT KOPSEA
ON THE LOOSE (Top rushing performances)
Jake Fulk of Churubusco rambled 25 times for 284 yards and four touchdowns.in the Eagles’ 26-0 blanking of Whitko.
Peyton Wall of Leo had 13 rushes for 251 yards with four touchdowns and also came up with an interception in the Lions’ 36-0 blanking of Woodlan.
Warsaw’s Juan Antonio Jaramillio ran 22 times for 239 yards and two scores in the Tigers’ 52-13 win over Huntington North.
Elkhart Central’s Mark Brownlee scampered 28 times for 216 yards and four scores in the Blazers’ 41-21 win over Elkhart Memorial.
Logansport’s Josh Manfred ran 16 times for 207 yards in the Berries’ 48-21 setback to Peru.
Marquis Munoz of Lafayette Jeff raced 28 times for 202 yards and five touchdowns in the Bronchos’ 74-66 victory over defending Class 3A state champion West Lafayette.
Clinton Prairie’s Jacob Baker had 19 carries for 188 yards with three scores in the Gophers’ 59-12 win over Park Tudor.
Daylen Hall of Indianapolis Cathedral rushed nine times for 184 yards and three touchdowns for the Irish in a 42-14 win over Noblesville.
Charlie Spegal of New Palestine carried the ball 16 times for 181 yards and four touchdowns for the defending Class 5A state champion Dragons in a 63-13 win over Kokomo.
East Central’s Jake Fike rambled 16 times for 175 yards and two touchdowns for the Trojans in a 30-12 win over Lawrenceburg.
Ezra Lewellen of Pioneer had 23 carries for 173 yards in the Panthers’ 28-22 loss to Lewis Cass.
Collin Prices of Zionsville rambled 33 times for 170 yards and a touchdown in the Eagles’ 17-7 win over Indianapolis Pike.
Omarion Dixon of Harrison (West Lafayette) had 28 carries for 169 yards and a score for the Raiders in a 55-28 loss to Westfield.
Mississinewa’s Cade Campbell ran 18 times for 164 yards and two scores in the Indians’ 26-21 win over Pendleton Heights.
Blake Heyerly of Adams Central had 22 carries for 163 yards and a score for the Flying Jets in a 40-7 victory against Bellmont.
Plymouth’s Kameron Vanlue ran 31 times for 161 yards and a touchdown for the Rockies in a 34-31 loss to East Noble.
Plainfield’s Ricky Alsum raced 19 times for 160 yards and three touchdowns in the Quakers’ 42-6 win over Greenfield-Central.
Mark McDonald of Columbus East had 19 rushes for 159 yards and two scores for the Olympians in a 40-19 triumph over Whiteland.
Tyler Cox of Martinsville carried the ball 11 times for 156 yards and two touchdowns for the Artesians in a 40-7 victory over Bedford North Lawrence.
Taylor’s Riley Gilbert ran 22 times for 153 yards and two scores in the Titans’ 63-50 triumph over North White.
Daunte Majors of Peru rambled for 153 yards with two touchdowns and also had 111 yards receiving with two scores for the Bengal Tigers against Logansport.
Valparaiso’s Tyler Burbee carried the ball 13 times for 152 yards and a score in the Vikings’ 34-14 win over Penn.
Rylan Cole of Mount Vernon (Fortville) ran 18 times for 146 yards and a touchdown in the Mauraders’ 44-23 win over Hamilton Heights.
Angola’s Antonio Luevanos scampered for 145 yards with a score and added 159 receiving yards with two touchdowns in the Hornets’ 41-39 loss to DeKalb.
Mishaun Woods of Indianapolis Scecina had 22 rushes for 144 yards and three scores in the Crusaders’ 28-18 win over Shenandoah.
Boone Grove’s Brae’ton Vann ran 16 times for 140 yards and two scores in the Wolves’ 42-21 win over John Glenn.
Braeden Hardwick of Homestead scampered 25 times for 139 yards and two scores in the Spartans’ 43-0 blanking of Fort Wayne Northrop.
Caid Lacey of Northridge had 25 rushes for 138 yards and two touchdowns in the Raiders’ 35-34 win over South Bend Adams.
Attica’s Eli Kirkpatrick ran for 137 yards and five touchdowns and also threw a pass for a score in the Red Ramblers’ 50-6 win over Riverton Parke.
Donovan Marcus of Brownsburg had 29 carries for 134 yards and a score for the Bulldogs in their 29-24 win over Indianapolis Ben Davis.
Mooresville’s Caden Robinson rushed the ball nine times for 123 yards and two scores in the Pioneers’ 54-14 win over Lebanon.
New Prairie’s Chris Mays ran 14 times for 103 yards and three touchdowns in the Cougars’ 48-14 win over LaPorte.
Darien Taylor of Indianapolis Bishop Chatard rushed 19 times for 97 yards and four touchdowns in the Trojans’ 49-14 win over Brebeuf Jesuit.
Michigan City’s Jonathan Flemings carried the ball 10 times for 88 yards and four scores in the Wolves’ 60-7 win over Griffith.
Marion’s Khalid Stamps had scoring runs of 62, 61, and nine yards in the Giants’ 35-19 triumph over Class 2A state runner-up Eastbrook.
Toby Brogan of Greensburg found the end zone five times in the Pirates’ 52-7 win over Shelbyville.
PASSING GRADES (Top passing performances)
Wet Lafayette’s Kyle Adams went 46-of-62 for 571 yards with seven touchdowns for the Red Devils against Lafayette Jeff.
Maximus Grimes of Lafayette Jeff finished 20-of-29 for 409 yards and three scores against West Lafayette.
Logan White of Parke Heritage was 25-of-28 for 331 yards with four touchdowns in the Wolves’ 52-7 win over Seeger.
Will Pettit of Crown Point finished 25-of-48 for 324 yards and two scores for the Bulldogs in a 21-19 loss to Lowell.
Westfield’s Camden Simons went 10-of-13 for 314 yards with three scores and also ran 10 times for 108 yards and two touchdowns for the Shamrocks against Harrison (West Lafayette).
Plymouth’s Joe Barron completed 19-of-35 for 300 yards and three touchdowns against East Noble.
Gibson Southern’s Brady Allen went 13-of-14 for 318 yards and six scores in the Titans’ 56-7 victory against Forest Park.
Houston Swan of Eastern Hancock was 18-of-31 for 301 yards and six touchdowns for the Royals in a 42-13 victory over Northwestern.
Decatur Central’s Briley Holland finished 23-of-38 for 291 yards and a score in the Hawks’ 30-13 loss to Franklin Central.
Chris Mullen of Chesterton was 15-of-27 for 291 yards and three touchdowns in the Trojans’ 21-13 win over Hobart.
Ethan Cain of Concord went 24-of-34 for 281 yards and a score for the Minutemen in a 17-14 win against South Bend Saint Joseph.
North Vermillion’s Brennan Ellis finished 22-of-33 for 274 yards with four scores and ran eight times for 45 yards and another touchdown in the Falcons’ 43-8 win over Owen Valley.
Cole Gilley of Columbus East completed 18-of-25 for 267 yards and three scores against Whiteland.
Homestead’s Luke Goode went 19-of-33 for 256 yards and four scores against Fort Wayne Northrop.
Indianapolis Cathedral’s Orin Edwards completed 13-of-18 for 256 yards and two touchdowns against Noblesville.
Jasen Graves of Lawrence Central was 18-of-35 for 250 yards with a touchdown and also ran for a score for the Bears in a 24-20 loss to Hamilton Southeastern.
Indianapolis Cardinal Ritter’s Jack Henninger went 12-of-22 for 241 yards and two scores in the Raiders’ 14-6 win over Monrovia.
Fort Wayne Concordia’s Brandon Davis completed 13-of-23 for 235 yards with three touchdowns in the Cadets’ 41-14 victory over Fort Wayne South.
DeKalb’s Evan Eshbach went 14-of-27 for 227 yards with three scores for the Barons against Angola.
Jeffrey Becker of Carroll (Fort Wayne) completed 16-of-30 passes for 224 yards with a touchdown and also ran 12 times for 49 yards and a score in the Chargers; 42-0 blanking of Fort Wayne Bishop Luers.
Batesville’s Travis Lecher went 6-of-7 for 222 yards with three touchdowns and also ran 14 times for 155 yards in the Bulldogs’ 45-28 win over Jennings County.
Dane Andrews of West Vigo was 15-of-22 for 222 yards and five scores in the Vikings’ 40-8 win over North Central (Farmersburg).
Tyler Knoy of Harrison (West Lafayette) completed 10-of-20 for 215 yards and three scores against Westfield.
West Central’s Camron Neeley went 11-of-15 for 213 yards with a score in the Trojans’ 36-31 win over Caston.
Heath Richardson of Carroll (Flora) was 9-of-18 for 212 yards with a touchdown in the Cougars’ 33-6 win over Tri-County.
Fort Wayne Bishop Dwenger’s Brenden Lytle finished 14-of-16 for 207 yards and two scores for the Class 4A state champion Saints in a 41-6 win over Fort Wayne Wayne.
Lawrenceburg’s Garrett Yoon went 18-of-28 for 201 yards and two touchdowns for the Tigers against East Central.
Cole Alexander of Lapel was 8-of-14 for 200 yards with three touchdowns for the Bulldogs in a 42-6 win against Elwood.
Lake Central’s Mateo Cedano went 12-of-20 for 199 yards and two touchdowns in the Indians’ 37-7 victory over Munster.
Martinsville’s Xavier Tunitis completed 12-of-20 passes for 199 yards and two scores against Bedford North Lawrence.
Andrew Hobson of Hamilton Southeastern went 12-of-22 for 195 yards and two touchdowns for the Royals against Lawrence Central.
Kyle Cheek of Indianapolis Bishop Chatard was 12-of-17 for 194 yards with two touchdowns for the Trojans against Brebeuf Jesuit.
Heritage Christian’s Max Milton completed 9-of-15 for 192 yards and five scores for the Eagles in a 56-0 win over Indianapolis Manual.
Oliver Rau of Greenwood went 12-of-23 for 192 yards with a touchdown for the Woodmen against Bloomington North.
Jordan Roth of Delphi was 14-of-27 for 190 yards with a score and also ran for 42 yards and a touchdown in the Oracles’ 29-0 blanking of Benton Central.
Kalija Perry of Mooresville went 13-of-17 for 187 yards and three touchdowns against Lebanon.
South Adams’ Aidan Wanner completed all seven of his passes for 184 yards and three touchdowns in the Starfires’ 40-0 blanking of Winchester.
Ira Armstead of South Bend Adams went 11-of-23 for 184 yards with two scores and ran 18 times for 83 yards and a touchdown for the Eagles against Northridge.
Warren Central’s Cobe Moore finished 13-of-23 for 182 yards and three scores for the defending Class 6A state champion Warriors in their 21-14 win over Center Grove.
Monroe Central’s Jackson Ullom went 11-of-14 for 180 yards and two touchdowns in the Golden Bears’ 37-28 win over Blackford.
Luke Robertson of Tri-West was 14-of-31 for 175 yards and three scores in the Bruins’ 22-7 win over Lafayette Central Catholic.
Lowell’s Cameron Stojancevich went 7-of-12 for 175 yards with three touchdowns for the Red Devils against Crown Point.
Isaac Chambers of Lewis Cass completed 10-of-16 for 173 yards with a touchdown for the Kings against two-time defending Class 1A state champion Pioneer.
Bloomington North’s Reece Lozano went 12-of-23 for 173 yards and a score in the Cougars’ 33-13 win over Greenwood.
Gehrig Slumaker of Mount Vernon (Fortville) was 9-of-15 for 172 yards with three touchdowns and ran for another tally against Hamilton Heights.
Shenandoah’s Tanner Goff finished 8-of-15 for 166 yards and three scores for the Raiders against Indianapolis Scecina.
Aahric Whitehead of Merrillville was 11-of-15 for 166 yards and three touchdowns in the Pirates’ 48-20 victory over Andrean.
In addition to going 15-of-26 for 157 yards with two touchdowns, Bailey Parker of East Noble also ran 21 times for 203 yards and three scores for the Knights against Plymouth.
Brownsburg’s Ben Easters completed 8-of-13 for 150 yards and three scores against Indianapolis Ben Davis.
Oliver Eveler of Northridge was 8-of-15 for 146 yards and two touchdowns against South Bend Adams.
Boonville’s Jackson Phillips completed 8-of-11 for 145 yards and three scores in the Pioneers’ 42-6 decision over Washington.
New Palestine’s Lincoln Roth went 8-of-10 for 140 yards with four scores against Kokomo.
Along with going 5-of-7 for 134 yards and two touchdowns, New Prairie’s Chase Ketterer also scampered 14 times for 230 yards and two scores against LaPorte.
Evansville Memorial’s Colton Pence was 13-of-18 for 119 yards and two scores in the Tigers’ 35-20 win over Jasper.
Spencer Wright of Western Boone completed 5-of-8 passes for 107 yards with two touchdowns and ran for another score in the defending Class 2A state champion Stars’ 41-6 win over Sheridan.
Henry Hesson of Avon was 7-of-9 for 101 yards with three touchdowns in the Orioles’ 48-14 win over Columbus North.
Along with being 11-of-17 for 81 yards with three scores, Ryan Lezon of Southport also carried the ball 17 times for 151 yards and a touchdown in the Cardinals’ 35-10 win over Indianapolis Roncalli.
In addition to completing all four of his passes for 79 yards, Merrillville’s Peter Rodriguez scampered 11 times for 121 yards and three touchdowns against Andrean.
Paoli’s Caleb VanMeter not only went 4-of-8 for 57 yards with two touchdowns, he also ran 20 times for 227 yards and two scores in the Rams’ 34-26 win over Madison.
Along with going 2-of-6 for 64 yards with a touchdown, Colin Wagner of North Newton also ran 10 times for 134 yards and four scores for the Spartans in a 58-0 blanking of South Newton.
WHAT A CATCH (Top receiving performances)
Harrison Truitt of West Lafayette caught 12 passes for 229 yards and four scores against Lafayette Jeff.
Westfield’s Mason Piening had four catches for 168 yards and two touchdowns against Harrison (West Lafayette).
Jake Warren of Chesterton registered three catches for 153 yards and a touchdown against Hobart.
Lafayette Jeff’s Derrick Matthews recorded 10 receptions for 148 yards with a score against West Lafayette.
Plymouth’s Garrett Schrameyer caught seven passes for 138 yards and a touchdown against East Noble.
In addition to having six catches for 129 yards and two scores, Parke Heritage’s Anthony Wood also had six carries for 47 yards and three scores.
Jalen Vanderbosch of Fort Wayne Concordia recorded eight receptions for 126 yards with two touchdowns against Fort Wayne South.
Gibson Southern’s Seth DeLong caught four passes for 123 yards and three touchdowns against Forest Park.
Dawan Langston of Mount Vernon (Fortville) hauled in three receptions for 123 yards and three scores against Hamilton Heights.
Eastern Hancock’s Zach Arnold had five catches for 120 yards and a touchdown against Northwestern.
Miguel Zynkiewicz of South Bend Adams hauled in seven passes for 120 yards with two touchdowns and also ran for a score against Northridge.
Camden Jordan of Indianapolis Cathedral caught three passes for 117 yards and a score against Noblesville.
West Central’s Garrett Lehman had five receptions for 112 yards a touchdown against Caston.
SPECIAL PERFORMERS (Top performances on defense and special teams)
Lamont Johnson of West Lafayette racked up 18 tackles against Lafayette Jeff.
Avon’s Clayton Peters took an interception back 76 yards for a touchdown against Columbus North.
Columbus East’s Parker Harrison registered 15 tackles against Whiteland.
Carson Campbell of Mississinewa had a pair of scores, including 35-yard interception return against Pendleton Heights.
Patrick Driscoll of South Bend Saint Joseph recorded 13 tackles for the Indians against Concord.
In addition to running for three touchdowns, Taylor’s Tyler Hall also returned a kickoff 88 yards for a score against North White.
Parker Davenport of Warsaw tallied 14.5 tackles against Huntington North.
New Palestine’s Brody Luker returned an interception 35 yards for touchdown against Kokomo.
Brock Robertson of Harrison (West Lafayette) racked up 12 tackles against Westfield.
Tucker Steely of Carroll (Fort Wayne) had a 95-yard interception return for a touchdown against Fort Wayne Bishop Luers.
Westfield’s Eli Patchett came up with 11 tackles against Harrison (West Lafayette).
Franklin Central’s Aiden Ewers took an interception back 36 yards for a touchdown for the Flashes against Decatur Central.
Jack Wardzala of Indianapolis Roncalli had 13 tackles for the Rebels against Southport.
Sidney Jeffries pf South Bend Adams ran a kickoff back 94 yards for a touchdown against Northridge.
Lafayette Jeff’s Jeremiah Lee notched 11 stops against West Lafayette.
Jack Hargan of Attica came up with an interception and a fumble recovery against Riverton Parke.
Indianapolis Roncalli’s Tyson Garrett recorded 12 tackles against Southport.
Fishers’ Geoffrey Brown had a 22-yard interception return for a touchdown in the Tigers’ 26-0 blanking of North Central (Indianapolis).
Deshawn Kelly of Hamilton Heights returned an interception 52 yards for a score for the Huskies against Mount Vernon (Fortville).
Mishawaka Marian’s Michael Schnippel intercepted a pair of passes and returned one of them 34 yards for a score against South Bend Clay.
Austin Mayo of Avon had a 71-yard interception return for a score against Columbus North.