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THE 2020 INDIANA FOOTBALL DIGEST HONOR ROLL – SECTIONAL SEMIFINALS

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BY PAUL CONDRY AND MATT KOPSEA

ON THE LOOSE (Top running back performances)

Elkhart’s Derrick Woods ran 32 times for 397 yards with eight touchdowns in the Lions’ 67-33 win over Portage.

Ju’suan Lambert of Fort Wayne North had 34 carries for 347 yards with three scores in the Legends’ 42-21 win over Fort Wayne Northrop.

Zionsville’s Colin Price ran 33 times for 279 yards and two touchdowns in the Eagles’ 33-21 win over Harrison (West Lafayette).

Amir Drew of Fort Wayne Concordia raced 28 times for 248 yards and two touchdowns in the Cadets’ 24-0 win over Oak Hill.

Greenwood’s Ethan Haessig carried the ball 30 times for 232 yards and three scores for the Woodmen in a 34-28 loss to Martinsville.

North Harrison’s Aaron Nevil had 48 touches for 213 yards and two touchdowns in the Cougars’ 28-13 loss to Salem.

Tyler Cox of Martinsville ran 21 times for 213 yards and three touchdowns for the Artesians against Greenwood.

Boonville’s Devin Mockobee ran 22 times for 213 yards and a touchdown in the Pioneers’ 56-18 loss to Evansville Central.

Peyton Guerzini of Castle had 26 carries for 208 yards with two touchdowns in the Knights’ 28-0 win over Bloomington South.

North Knox’s Rhett Sheren tallied 24 rushes for 207 yards with two touchdowns in the Warriors’ 30-19 loss to Evansville Mater Dei.

Whiteland’s Chase Valentine tallied 15 carries for 200 yards with five scores in the Warriors’ 66-0 win over Seymour.

Baron Huebler of Indianapolis Roncalli had 19 rushes for 195 yards with three touchdowns and caught two passes for 30 yards and another score in the Rebels’ 57-7 win over Beech Grove.

Fishers’ Carson Dunn ran 20 times for 193 yards with two touchdowns in the Tigers’ 34-29 win over Hamilton Southeastern.

C.J. Cooper of Calumet had 19 carries for 189 yards with two touchdowns and added 51 yards receiving with another tally in the Warriors’ 38-14 win over Knox.

Lafayette Jeff’s Thomas Hogan raced seven times for 187 yards and four scores in the Bronchos’ 45-7 win over Lake Central.

Tyler Kingery of Tri ran 19 times for 176 yards and two touchdowns in the Titans’ 35-21 loss to Milan.

Caleb Marcus of Brownsburg rambled 21 times for 175 yards in the Bulldogs’ 34-31 win over Avon.

Jimtown’s Ethan Devol ran 14 times for 174 yards and three touchdowns in the Jimmies’ 38-0 win over West Noble.

Teorian Evans of Evansville Central rambled 16 times for 173 yards with three touchdowns for the Bears against Boonville.

Cape Presswood of Evansville North had 24 carries for 173 yards with two scores in the Huskies’ 55-41 loss to Bloomington North.

Logansport’s Skylar Trujillo scampered 21 times for 172 yards and a touchdown in the Berries’ 36-7 win over South Bend Saint Joseph.

Kyle Riffel of Penn had 28 carries for 172 yards and two scores in the Kingsmen’s 20-14 loss to Chesterton.

Jeffersonville’s Jordan Ferguson ran 24 times for 169 yards with three touchdowns in the Red Devils’ 36-28 win over Floyd Central.

Ray Crawford of Triton Central had 16 carries for 166 yards with three touchdowns in the Tigers’ 35-12 win over Paoli.

Indianapolis Cathedral’s Jake Langdon rambled 14 times for 165 yards and two scores for the Irish in their 57-18 win over Terre Haute South.

Khalid Stamps of Marion had 22 rushes for 161 yards with two touchdowns in the Giants’ 33-14 win over Fort Wayne South.

Fort Wayne Wayne’s Shawn Collins raced 16 times for 158 yards and two scores in the Generals’ 49-18 loss to Delta.

Southwood’s Morgan Lloyd had two carries for 158 yards in the Knights’ 56-0 blanking of Caston.

Tyrese Brown of Fort Wayne Snider ran 26 times for 157 yards in the Panthers’ 28-10 loss to Homestead.

Dylan Kidd of Rensselaer Central had 27 carries for 155 yards with a touchdown and also threw a 26-yard pass in the Bombers’ 34-12 win over Wheeler.

Floyd Central’s Wenkers Wright raced 21 times for 155 yards and two touchdowns for the Highlanders against Jeffersonville.

Blake Dingus of Bremen had 17 carries for 154 yards with three scores in the Lions’ 63-13 win over Wabash.

Pioneer’s Brock Robinson ran 13 times for 152 yards with a touchdown in the Panthers’ 52-14 win over LaVille.

Ezra Lewellen of Pioneer tallied nine carries for 150 yards with two touchdowns against LaVille.

Johntu Reed of Jimtown had 11 rushes for 146 yards with a score against West Noble.

Sullivan’s William Newby tallied 20 carries for 146 yards and a touchdown in the Golden Arrows’ 28-26 win over Vincennes Lincoln.

Adams Central’s Alex Currie rambled 12 times for 143 yards with a touchdown in the Flying Jets’ 38-14 win over Triton.

Breken Greene of Mooresville ran 22 times for 141 yards and two scores in the Pioneers’ 36-28 win over East Central.

Aiden Miller of Eastbrook carried the ball 32 times for 140 yards in the Panthers’ 56-39 loss to Tipton.

Lowell’s Joseph Heuer had 22 carries for 138 yards and four touchdowns in the Red Devils’ 48-14 win over Highland.

Mishawaka’s Andrew Mason carried the ball 13 times for 137 yards and three scores in the Cavemen’s 45-6 win over Goshen.

Jeremiah Jackson of Brebeuf Jesuit ran 13 times for 134 yards and three touchdowns in the Braves’ 35-13 win over Yorktown.

North Decatur’s Reid Messer carried the ball 24 times for 134 yards with two scores in the Chargers’ 42-0 win over Knightstown.

Perry Meridian’s Aiden Warren had 16 carries for 132 yards with a touchdown in the Falcons’ 35-0 blanking of Indianapolis Tech.

Kesgan Lsbelle of Mount Vernon (Fortville) ran 15 times for 123 yards and two scores in the Marauders’ 32-7 win over Pendleton Heights.

Sullivan’s Jaeden King recorded 19 rushes for 121 yards and two touchdowns against Vincennes Lincoln.

PASSING GRADES (Top quarterback performances)

Indianapolis Lutheran’s Blake White completed 12-of-23 for 374 yards with seven touchdowns in the Saints’ 55-12 win over Sheridan.

Lincoln Roth of New Palestine was 14-ot-26 for 341 yards and a touchdown in the Dragons’ 31-27 win over Franklin.

Avon’s Mason Reynolds went 17-of-28 for 324 yards with a touchdown for the Orioles against Brownsburg.

Clark Barrett of Lafayette Central Catholic completed 14-of-29 for 279 yards with three scores and ran for a fourth touchdown in the Knights’ 28-6 win over Clinton Central.

Plymouth’s Jake Reichard was 5-of-10 for 40 yards and ran 28 times for 276 yards with two touchdowns in the Rockies’ 24-14 loss to Culver Academy.

Fort Wayne Bishop Luers’ Carson Clark went 15-of-16 for 273 yards with three touchdowns in the Knights’ 49-12 win over Fairfield.

Brady Allen of Gibson Southern completed 18-of-40 for 268 yards with three scores in the Titans’ 30-27 loss to Southridge.

Center Grove’s Tayven Jackson went 15-of-16 for 264 yards with a touchdown and ran four times for 56 yards and two scores in the Trojans’ 42-7 win over Columbus North.

William Grieser of New Castle was 18-of-33 for 253 yards with three scores in the Trojans’ 31-7 win over Connersville.

Jeff Becker of Carroll (Fort Wayne) completed 16-of-24 for 250 yards with two touchdowns and ran for two scores in the Chargers’ 42-35 loss to Warsaw.

Homestead’s Evan Ormsby was 18-of-23 for 239 yards with three scores for the Spartans’ against Fort Wayne Snider.

Donaven McCulley of Lawrence North completed 12-of-16 for 239 yards with four touchdowns in the Wildcats’ 52-19 win over Lawrence Central.

Milan’s Peyton Wert was 10-of-18 for 238 yards with two scores and ran 17 times for 91 yards and another touchdown for the Indians against Tri.

Indianapolis Ben Davis’ J’uan Swanson went 15-of-19 for 231 yards with five touchdowns in the Giants’ 54-14 win over Southport.

Cole Phillips of Jeffersonville was 13-of-19 for 228 yards with a score against Floyd Central.

Lucas Prewitt of Fishers completed 14-of-19 for 220 yards with two touchdowns and ran for another score against Hamilton Southeastern.

Tyler Knoy of Harrison (West Lafayette) went 18-of-34 for 218 yards with three touchdowns for the Raiders against Zionsville.

Austin Frazier of Covenant Christian completed 12-of-21 for 217 yards with three touchdowns in the Warriors’ 44-12 win over Park Tudor.

Fort Wayne North’s Duce Taylor was 12-of-19 for 215 yards with two scores and ran for another touchdown against Fort Wayne Northrop.

Western Boone’s Elliott Young went 10-of-14 for 198 yards with four touchdowns and ran for another score in the Stars’ 37-14 win over North Putnam.

Blaze Cano of Hanover Central completed 10-of-19 for 196 yards with two touchdowns and ran five times for 86 yards in the Wildcats’ 41-6 win over River Forest.

Garrett Yoon of Lawrenceburg was 12-of-17 for 196 yards with three scores and rushed nine times for 123 yards in the Tigers’ 50-20 win over Scottsburg.

Chesterton’s Chris Mullen went 18-of-32 for 195 yards with two touchdowns and ran 13 times for 85 yards and another score for the Trojans against Penn.

Brennan Stow of Lapel was 13-of-22 for 192 yards with three touchdowns in the Bulldogs’ 27-14 win over Eastern (Greentown).

South Adams’ James Arnold went 10-of-13 for 189 yards with three touchdowns in the Starfires’ 48-7 win over Monroe Central.

Hamilton Southeastern’s John McCall completed 13-of-21 for 185 yards with a score and rushed 13 times for 96 yards and three touchdowns for the Royals against Fishers.

Eastside’s Laban Davis was 11-of-15 for 184 yards with three touchdowns and ran eight times for 45 yards in the Blazers’ 42-0 win over Prairie Heights.

Akim Abdur-Rahim of Indianapolis Pike went 11-of-17 for 181 yards and three touchdowns in the Red Devils’ 38-22 loss to Carmel.

Tri-West’s Kai Ross was 6-of-12 for 180 yards with two touchdowns and ran 12 times for 91 yards and a score in the Bruins’ 26-14 win over Greencastle.

Malachi Parks of Columbus East completed 3-of-7 for 83 yards with a score and rushed 19 times for 179 yards and two touchdowns in the Olympians’ 41-14 win over Franklin Central.

Caleb Stultz of Terre Haute South was 10-of-27 for 178 yards with a touchdown for the Braves against Indianapolis Cathedral.

River Forest’s Joey Ondo completed 12-of-21 for 175 yards with a touchdown for the Ingots against Hanover Central.

McCutcheon’s Ethan Smith went 9-of-17 for 172 yards with two scores in the Mavericks’ 24-7 win over Kokomo.

Fort Wayne Bishop Dwenger’s Brenden Lytle completed 11-of-22 for 170 yards with four touchdowns and ran five times for 81 yards and another score in the Saints’ 42-6 win over Anderson.

Kent Parris of Scottsburg was 13-of-27 for 167 yards with two scores and rushed three times for 82 yards and another touchdown for the Warriors against Lawrenceburg.

Tipton’s Sam Edwards completed 9-of-19 for 162 yards with two touchdowns for the Blue Devils against Eastbrook.

Danville’s Kale Payne went 11-of-17 for 161 yards with three touchdowns in the Warriors’ 38-0 win over Indianapolis Cardinal Ritter.

Tyler Adkins of Martinsville was 10-of-19 for 160 yards with two scores and ran nine times for 47 yards against Greenwood.

Merrillville’s Angel Nelson went 14-of-17 for 159 yards and two touchdowns in the Pirates’ 39-0 win over Crown Point.

Brady Hunt of Delta was 4-ot-7 for 85 yards with two scores and ran 23 times for 155 yards with two touchdowns for the Eagles against Fort Wayne Wayne.

Decatur Central’s Peyton Horsley finished 8-of-14 for 154 yards with three touchdowns and ran 13 times for 91 yards and two scores in the Hawks’ 56-37 win over Plainfield.

Mooresville’s Nick Patterson went 14-of-20 for 153 yards with two touchdowns and ran 15 times for 74 yards and another score against East Central.

Giovant Laurent of Michigan City was 12-of-27 for 153 yards and a touchdown in the Wolves’ 21-14 loss to Valparaiso.

Fort Wayne Northrop’s Keone Bates went 9-of-17 for 152 yards and a touchdown for the Bruins against Fort Wayne North.

Wheeler’s Preston Morris went 8-of-19 for 149 yards with a score for the Bearcats against Rensselaer Central.

Hunter Gennicks of Linton-Stockton was 9-of-16 for 148 yards with two touchdowns and ran eight times for 119 yards and two scores in the Miners’ 47-17 win over North Posey.

South Putnam’s Riley Stone went 7-of-11 for 147 yards with three touchdowns in the Eagles’ 51-14 win over Attica.

Adam Kelly of Franklin County completed 2-of-8 for 54 yards and ran 20 times for 146 yards and a score in the Wildcats’ 19-18 win over Greensburg.

Elkhart’s Cameron Wiltfong was 8-of-13 for 145 yards with a touchdown against Portage.

Indianapolis Cathedral’s Nathan McCahill completed 12-of-21 for 143 yards with four touchdowns against Terre Haute South.

Trey Reed of Washington tossed for 143 yards with two touchdowns and ran for 244 yards and two more scores in the Hatchets’ 32-16 win over Edgewood.

Seeger’s Owen Snedeker was 12-of-19 for 141 yards with two touchdowns and rushed 19 times for 67 yards and two scores in the Patriots’ 30-11 win over Cascade.

Zach Osborne of Carmel went 6-of-11 for 83 yards with a touchdown and ran 15 times for 141 yards and two scores for the Greyhounds against Indianapolis Pike.

Vincennes Lincoln’s Eric Vickers went 11-of-19 for 140 yards and two touchdowns for the Alices against Sullivan.

Ethan Brawdy of Evansville North was 12-of-22 for 138 yards with a touchdown and ran for 190 yards and three scores against Bloomington North.

Eastbrook’s Jeff Engle went 8-of-14 for 134 yards and rushed 15 times for 46 yards and four touchdowns against Tipton.

Jimmy Pisanit of Culver Academy was 3-of-4 for 129 yards with two scores and ran 16 times for 102 yards for the Eagles against Plymouth.

Shenandoah’s Tanner Goff went 8-of-14 for 74 yards and ran 23 times for 123 yards and three touchdowns in the Raiders’ 20-7 win over Indianapolis Scecina.

Norwell’s Eli Riley completed 5-of-9 for 122 yards with a touchdown and rushed five times for 114 yards and two scores in the Knights’ 49-7 win over Maconaquah.

Chase Taylor of Southridge was 4-of-10 for 105 yards with three scores and ran 26 times for 90 yards and another touchdown for the Raiders against Gibson Southern.

WHAT A CATCH (Top receiving performances)

New Palestine’s Blake Austin caught seven passes for 230 yards with a touchdown against Franklin.

Milan’s Adam Norman had seven receptions for 180 yards with two scores against Tri.

Deonte Jones of Indianapolis Lutheran tallied four catches for 163 yards with three touchdowns against Sheridan.

Covenant Christian’s Bryan Lomax had five receptions for 161 yards with a score against Park Tudor.

Brody Glenn of Fort Wayne Bishop Luers came up with five catches for 153 yards and three touchdowns against Fairfield.

Gibson Southern’s Logan Murfin had seven receptions for 148 yards with a score against Southridge.

Rylen Richardson of Ben Davis came up with seven catches for 139 yards and two touchdowns against Southport.

Avon’s Christian McCray had five receptions for 133 yards and 14 rushes for 64 yards against Brownsburg.

Connor Delp of Center Grove had five receptions for 121 yards with a touchdown against Columbus North.

Brandon Matney of New Castle hauled in seven passes for 119 yards with a touchdown against Connersville.

Bloomington North’s Aaron Steinfeldt had four receptions for 117 yards and two touchdowns for the Cougars against Evansville North.

Terre Haute South’s Brayden Bender caught three passes for 117 yards with a score against Cathedral.

Homestead’s Nathan Anderson hauled in seven receptions for 113 yards against Fort Wayne Snider.

Brian Robbins of Lafayette Central Catholic came up with four catches for 112 yards and a score against Clinton Central.

Jackson Westmoreland of Chesterton had 11 catches for 111 yards with a touchdown against Penn.

Danville’s Luke Wooten came up with four receptions for 107 yards and two touchdowns against Cardinal Ritter.

Drew Stutzman of South Adams had four catches for 104 yards and three touchdowns against Monroe Central.

Elkhart’s Tyren Mason hauled in five passes for 104 yards with a score against Portage.

Rowan Zolman of East Noble came up with five receptions for 103 yards and two touchdowns in the Knights’ 14-7 win over DeKalb.

Washington’s Jacob Carrico had four catches for 102 yards and two scores against Edgewood.

SPECIAL PERFORMERS (Top all-around performances on offense, defense, and special teams)

Spencer Porath of Brownsburg booted a pair of field goals, including the game-winning 34-yard kick with nine seconds left, against Avon.

Lawrence North’s Omar Cooper hauled in four passes for 125 yards with two touchdowns and returned a punt 40 yards for another tally against Lawrence Central.

Warsaw’s Aaron Greene completed 1-of-3 for 14 yards, ran 32 times for 167 yards and two scores, and intercepted a pass for the Tigers against Carroll (Fort Wayne).

Mishawaka Marian’s Gavin Stefanek came up with a fumble recovery and interception against Tippecanoe Valley.

Westfield’s Benji Welch took a kickoff back 96 yards for a score in the Shamrocks’ 35-0 win over Noblesville.

Colin Cummins of Floyd Central had a 92-yard interception return for a touchdown against Jeffersonville.

Hobart’s Josh Tejeda came up with two interception returns for touchdowns in the Brickies’ 70-0 win over Gary West.

Rashon Myles of Brownsburg returned a kickoff 95 yards for a touchdown against Avon.