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THE INDIANA FOOTBALL DIGEST’S HONOR ROLL – 2017 POST-SEASON VOLUME 1

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BY PAUL CONDRY AND MATT KOPSEA

ON THE RUNAWAY (Top running back performances)

Tyrone Tracy came up with 390 yards of offense in Decatur Central’s 41-20 win over Plainfield. Tracy had 13 carries for 315 yards and three scores and caught five passes for 75 yards and a touchdown.

Bennett Sprague tallied over 360 total yards in Seeger’s 40-20 win over Riverton Parke. Sprague had 26 carries for 233 yards and two touchdowns and caught eight passes for 134 yards and two scores.

Devonair Kelshaw accumulated 11 carries for 324 yards and five touchdowns and caught a pass for another score in Fort Wayne Wayne’s 62-20 win over Columbia City.

Adam Kreider ran 25 times for 306 yards and three touchdowns in Lakeland’s 38-26 win over Heritage.

Alex Stewart came up with over 300 total yards for North Posey in a 36-35 loss to defending Class 1A state champion Linton-Stockton. Stewart had 20 carries for 154 yards and two touchdowns and caught six passes for 163 yards and another tally.

Jed Minnich had 29 carries for 296 yards and three scores in Milan’s 28-14 win over Heritage Christian.

Heisman Skeens racked up 280 yards of offense in Mississinewa’s 65-20 win over Frankfort. Skeens had five rushes for 117 yards and three scores and caught seven passes for 163 yards and two touchdowns.

Mitchell Orschell ran 37 times for 267 yards and four touchdowns in Franklin County’s 46-34 win over Jennings County.

Brandon Lockwood had 27 carries for 235 yards with a touchdown in Bluffton’s 27-19 win over Bremen.

Gavyn Doane rambled 28 times for 235 yards and one score for North Knox in a 27-14 loss to Forest Park.

Carson Ringer exploded for 233 yards and a score in Norwell’s 24-7 victory over Bellmont.

Andrew Barajas ran six times for 230 yards and three scores in Eastbrook’s 56-7 win over Eastern (Greentown).

Sam Schoonveld carried the ball eight times for 224 yards and three touchdowns in Clinton Prairie’s 74-20 win over Anderson Prep Academy.

Ryan Ewing had 11 touches for 211 yards and three touchdowns in Jasper’s 41-17 win over Northview.

Dawson Anderson ran 27 times for 209 yards and three touchdowns for Plainfield against Decatur Central.

Charlie Spegal had a season-high 44 carries for 206 yards and three touchdowns for Delta in a 35-21 loss to Marion.

Brandon Pruitt carried the ball 33 times for 206 yards and two touchdowns for West Noble in a 42-14 loss to Fort Wayne Bishop Luers.

Damon Moody ran 19 times for 201 yards and three scores in Greencastle’s 34-7 win over Brown County.

Anthony Collier scampered for 195 yards and three scores in South Bend Riley’s 49-10 win over Kankakee Valley.

Aidan LeBlanc ran 12 times for 195 yards and a touchdown in South Putnam’s 40-15 win over Covenant Christian.

Dru Berkebile had 13 carries for 194 yards and two touchdowns for Frankton in a 67-8 win over Madison-Grant.

Jaylen Washington ran 22 times for 191 yards with a touchdown and caught two passes for scores in Lebanon’s 30-22 loss to Pendleton Heights.

Branson Russell had 17 runs for 189 yards and two touchdowns in Silver Creek’s 42-7 win over Madison.

Jaylen Peake raced 18 times for 187 yards and two scores in North Harrison’s 50-14 win over Corydon Central.

Reese Vandevender ran 22 times for 180 yards and two touchdowns for Centerville in a 35-21 loss to Eastern Hancock.

Marion Lukes had 40 carries for 179 yards and two touchdowns for Charlestown in a 38-22 loss to Batesville.

Nolan Isaacs carried the ball 15 times for 179 yards and two scores for Lakeland against Heritage.

Parker Stadick ran 20 times for 178 yards and two touchdowns in Rockville’s 38-8 win over Turkey Run.

Chase Ketterer rambled 16 times for 175 yards and two scores in New Prairie’s 56-0 blanking of South Bend Washington.

Chase Schnepf ran seven times for 174 yards and three touchdowns in Angola’s 38-7 win over Wawasee.

Kenyon Ervin scampered 19 times for 173 yards and three scores for Evansville Memorial in a 41-21 win over Heritage Hills.

Dylan Fox raced nine times for 171 yards and a touchdown in Winamac’s 28-20 win over South Central.

Joe Callahan ran 19 times for 170 yards and two touchdowns in Sheridan’s 50-8 win over Tri-Central.

Luke Conner had 20 carries for 170 yards and a touchdown in Boonville’s 20-14 loss to Evansville Bosse.

Ryan Hammond ran 26 times for 168 yards and two touchdowns and caught a pass for another tally in Whiteland’s 42-37 loss to Bloomington South.

Cole Stigelman carried the ball 37 times for 163 yards and two touchdowns for Jay County in a 22-21 win over Logansport.

Mavric Thiery had 18 carries for 163 yards and one score for Bloomington South against Whiteland.

Nate Keener came up with 160 yards on the ground with a touchdown in Churubusco’s 31-15 win over Northrfield.

Mason Durrett ran 14 times for 159 yards and two scores in Triton Central’s 21-0 win over Knightstown.

Hunter Bradtmueller had 21 carries for 159 yards and two touchdowns for Heritage against Lakeland.

Cobie Dillard had nine carries for 156 yards and two touchdowns for Indianapolis Scecina in a 49-24 win over Union County.

Cole Leemon ran 26 times for 154 yards and two scores in Alexandria’s 56-42 win over Elwood.

Jamon Hogan had 14 rushes for 152 yards and two touchdowns for Columbus East in a 63-0 victory over Seymour.

Dallas Pugsley ran 12 times for 152 yards and two scores in Shenandoah’s 60-8 victory against Northeastern.

Logan Storie raced 14 times for 149 yards and two scores in East Central’s 48-6 win over Edgewood.

Drew Sheridan ran 18 times for 148 yards and two touchdowns in Attica’s 22-16 win against North Vermillion.

Teely Rhyne had 25 carries for 144 yards and two touchdowns in Andrean’s 24-9 win over Hanover Central.

Blake Brown rambled three times for 143 yards and two touchdowns in Mishawaka’s 71-0 shutout of South Bend Clay.

Aaron Hart racked up 14 rushes for 143 yards and two scores in Indian Creek’s 43-8 win over Indianapolis Manual.

Braxton Dial ran for 142 yards and three scores in Central Noble’s 56-8 win against Whitko.

Tyreeon Hambright recorded 12 carries for 141 yards and two touchdowns for Bishop Luers against West Noble.

Mark McDonald had nine rushes for 139 yards and two touchdowns for Columbus East against Seymour.

Gavin Gysin ran 10 times for 137 yards and a touchdown in Peru’s 33-14 win over Tippecanoe Valley.

Marcus Morrow had 23 carries for 137 yards with a touchdown in defending Class 3A state champion Fort Wayne Concordia’s 20-6 win over Garrett.

Jacobi Shook ran 12 times for 132 yards and a touchdown in South Decatur’s 57-34 win over Edinburgh.

Tristan Workman carried the ball nine times for 127 yards with a score in North Miami’s 57-16 win over South Newton.

Ezra Lewellen had 10 rushes for 126 yards and two scores in Pioneer’s 55-28 win over Carroll (Flora).

Luke Webel ran 17 times for 126 yards and two touchdowns in Hamilton Heights’ 37-23 win over North Montgomery.

Blake Chatman had 30 carries for 125 yards in North Central’s (Farmersburg) 17-14 win over Springs Valley.

Colt Wagner tallied 23 rushes for 123 yards and two scores for North Newton in its 20-14 win over Whiting.

Stephen Owens carried the ball 33 times for 122 yards and two scores in New Haven’s 20-7 victory over Leo.

Jack Rhoades had 13 carries for 120 yards and three touchdowns for Woodlan in a 68-0 blanking of Prairie Heights.

Tucker Schank scampered 13 times for 118 yards and three scores in Southridge’s 46-7 win over South Spencer.

Ryan Solomon ran eight times for 117 yards and two touchdowns for Western Boone in a 48-20 win over Cascade.

Coleman Beeks had seven rushes for 116 yards and two scores for Southern Wells in a 41-14 loss to Eastside.

Brandon Tandy carried the ball 16 times for 114 yards and three touchdowns for Eastern (Pekin) in its 59-21 win over Switzerland County.

Dawson Patrick ran for 114 yards and two scores in Knox’s 49-7 win over Fairfield.

Tim Ellis rambled 14 times for 113 yards and two touchdowns in Fountain Central’s 54-13 win over Covington.

Chris Mays raced 16 times for 113 yards and three touchdowns for New Prairie against S.B. Washington.

Nick Wilson had 14 carries for 112 yards and one score in Tri’s 60-14 win over Oldenburg Academy.

Max Slusser ran nine times for 111 yards and four touchdowns for Triton in a 42-13 win over Caston.

Blake Carroll recorded over 110 total yards in Delphi’s 35-7 win over Oak Hill. Carroll ran nine times for 64 yards and two touchdowns and caught two passes for 50 yards and two scores.

J.T. Eiler ran 15 times for 110 yards and a touchdown for North Newton against Whiting.

Bronson Yoder had 15 carries for 109 yards and four scores in NorthWood’s 54-3 win over DeKalb.

Jordan Rader ran 16 times for 107 yards and three touchdowns for Peru against Tippecanoe Valley.

Tor’Jon Evans tallied 26 carries for 109 yards with a touchdown in Evansville Central’s 34-6 win over Evansville Reitz.

Brayton Yoder ran 14 times for 109 yards for NorthWood against DeKalb.

Carson Kinder had 19 carries for 108 yards and three touchdowns in Blackford’s 28-27 win over Northwestern.

James Mabry raced 16 times for 107 yards and two scores in Mooresville’s 61-13 win over Connersville.

A.J. Muegge had 21 rushes for 105 yards and four touchdowns for Eastern Hancock against Centerville.

Jacob Garrett ran 15 times for 103 yards and two touchdowns for Silver Creek against Madison.

Devon Martin carried the ball 12 times for 103 yards and three scores for South Decatur against Edinburgh.

Nick Willham had 11 carries for 103 yards and two touchdowns in Greenwood’s 43-7 win over Beech Grove.

Sparky Manis tallied 12 carries for 101 yards and two scores in Lapel’s 38-22 win over Winchester.

Cordon Selke ran six times for 100 yards and two touchdowns for Clinton Prairie against Anderson Prep.

PASSING THE TEST (Top quarterback performances)

Jack Conner compiled over 500 yards of offense for Sullivan in a 34-0 blanking of West Vigo. Conner was 26-of-33 for 440 yards and three touchdowns and ran 15 times for 73 yards.

Niah Williamson completed 22-of-39 for 411 yards and four touchdowns in New Castle’s 41-0 victory over Richmond.

Nathaniel Butts contributed over 360 total yards in Fountain Central’s win over Covington. Butts was14-of-17 for 323 yards and four scores and rushed eight times for 41 yards and one touchdown.

Karson Goodman went 20-of-29 for 360 yards and four touchdowns for Mooresville against Connersville.

Dalton Justice compiled 350 yards of offense for Tri-County in a 35-28 loss to Lafayette Central Catholic. Justice tossed for 172 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 178 yards and one score.

Tyler Knepley recorded over 300 total yards in Western’s 35-34 win over Yorktown. Knepley tossed for 52 yards and ran 27 times for 267 yards and three scores.

Luke Touloukian came up with almost 300 yards of offense in West Lafayette’s 79-7 win over Benton Central. Touloukian was 10-of-10 for 167 yards and three touchdowns and ran four times for 132 yards and two scores.

Connor Dunegan was responsible for 290 yards in South Vermillion’s 55-28 loss to Danville. Dunegan went 11-of-20 for 167 yards and three touchdowns and ran 25 times for 124 yards and one score.

Justin Johnson tallied more than 290 yards of offense for Marion against Delta. Johnson threw for 133 yards and two scores and ran eight times for 159 yards and three touchdowns.

Owen Golliher recorded over 285 total yards for Hagerstown in a 40-12 win over North Decatur. Golliher went 16-of-23 for 233 yards and three touchdowns and ran 12 times for 54 yards.

Caleb Ballentine accounted for more than 280 yards of offense for Eastside against Southern Wells. Ballentine was 15-of-26 for 191 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 96 yards and two scores.

K.J. Roudebush was 14-of-20 for 279 yards and three scores in Tipton’s 49-7 win over North Putnam.

Alex Maxwell racked up over 270 total yards for East Central against Edgewood. Maxwell was 12-of-22 for 158 yards and two touchdowns and ran five times for 114 yards and one score.

Carlos Velasquez threw for 267 yards and two scores in Lafayette Central Catholic’s win over Tri-County.

Jack Kiser rolled up more than 260 yards for Pioneer against Carroll. Kiser threw for 72 yards and two touchdowns and ran 21 times for 192 yards and four scores.

Graham Toole finished with over 260 yards for Vincennes Lincoln in its 60-28 win over Mount Vernon (Posey). Toole went 4-of-8 for 117 yards with a touchdown and had eight rushes for 145 yards and four scores.

Carson Blair went 12-of-15 for 258 yards and five touchdowns for Southwood in a 70-14 victory over Fremont.

Cater Campassi completed 10-of-17 for 256 yards for Hamilton Heights against North Montgomery.

Justin Durkes was 15-of-25 for 256 yards and two scores for Woodlan against Prairie Heights.

Parker Tracey threw for 256 yards and two touchdowns for Heritage against Lakeland.

Trey Filbrun recorded over 255 yards of offense for Carroll (Flora) against Pioneer. Filbrun was 11-of-25 for 183 yards with a touchdown and rushed 18 times for 75 yards.

Drake Rogers went 13-of-23 for 254 yards and two touchdowns for North Posey against Linton-Stockton.

James Jackson tossed for 251 yards and three touchdowns for Riley against Kankakee Valley.

Fred Winston tallied 250 total yards for Griffith in a 55-0 victory over Hammond. Winston was 7-of-11 for 193 yards and two touchdowns and ran for 58 yards and one score.

Jayce Harter accounted for more than 240 yards of offense for Southridge against South Spencer. Harter was 7-of-9 for 132 yards and two touchdowns and ran 10 times for 111 yards and one score.

Devin Higdon tallied over 240 yards in Wabash’s 30-27 victory over Manchester. Higdon tossed for 206 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 37 yards and a score.

Brogan Sanders came up with more than 240 yards of offense for Riverton Parke against Seeger. Sanders threw for 167 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 79 yards and one score.

Levi Frazier was 15-of-25 for 238 yards and a touchdown for Lapel against Winchester.

Ryan Tombos tallied more than 235 yards of offense in Culver’s 49-14 win over West Central. Tombos passed for 54 yards and two scores and rushed 18 times for 180 yards and three touchdowns.

Trey Heidlage recorded over 230 total yards for Batesville against Charlestown. Heidlage was 13-of-17 for 159 yards and one score and ran 17 times for 79 yards and two touchdowns.

Blake Fields threw for 227 yards and three scores and ran for another tally for Union County against Scecina.

Christian Conkling returned from an injury to complete 10-of-17 passes for 226 yards and two touchdowns for Pendleton Heights against Lebanon.

Nick Hooley threw for 223 yards and a touchdown and ran for another tally in Northridge’s 35-12 loss to Culver Academy.

Peyton Estes went 19-of-36 for 222 yards and two scores for Heritage Christian against Milan.

Alex Melton tossed for 220 yards and six touchdowns for Tri against Oldenburg Academy.

Jarett Lewis finished 17-of-27 for 218 yards and a touchdown for Eastern Hancock against Centerville.

Diomoni Small was 12-of-14 for 216 yards and three scores for defending Class 2A state champion Indianapolis Cardinal Ritter in a 55-14 win over Rushville.

Manning Webb tossed for 215 yards and one score for South Spencer against Southridge.

Spencer Wright went 12-of-20 for 215 yards and two touchdowns for Western Boone against Cascade.

Christian Zeffel tallied 215 total yards for South Putnam against Covenant Christian. Zeffel tossed for 118 yards and two scores and ran for 97 yards and two touchdowns.

Kyle Schmack came up with 215 yards for South Central against Winamac. Schmack threw for 112 yards and a touchdown and rushed for 103 yards and two scores.

Casey Conatser completed 8-of-13 passes for 214 yards and two touchdowns in Monroe Central’s 57-6 win over Clinton Central.

Michael Lindauer was 17-of-26 for 213 yards and two scores and ran for another tally for Evansville Memorial against Heritage Hills.

Hayes Sturtsman tallied over 210 total yards for Manchester against Wabash. Sturtsman passed for 157 yards and one score and rushed for 58 yards and one tally.

Travis McGuire recorded more than 210 yards for Frankton against Madison-Grant. McGuire completed 10-of-14 passes for 129 yards and two scores and rushed seven times for 88 yards and three touchdowns.

Collin Stroup passed for 210 yards and two touchdowns and ran for a third score in Clinton Prairie’s win over Anderson Prep.

Jake Roberts went 12-of-19 for 206 yards and three scores for Rockville against Turkey Run.

Taylor Voris was 10-of-21 for 202 yards and two touchdowns and ran for a third score for Indian Creek against Manual.

Tyler Watson accounted for more than 200 yards of offense in Tri-West’s 41-21 win over Monrovia. Watson threw for 107 yards and two scores, ran seven times for 98 yards and two touchdowns, and returned a fumble nine yards for another tally.

Clay Whitney rushed for 200 yards and a touchdown for Monrovia against Tri-West.

Caleb Hamilton racked up nearly 200 total yards in Eastern Greene’s 57-0 blanking of North Daviess. Hamilton was 7-of-11 for 104 yards and two touchdowns and ran for 94 yards and one score.

Tim Jordan went 21-of-32 for 198 yards and ran for a score in New Haven’s win over Leo.

A.J. Restivo threw for 197 yards for Leo against New Haven.

Rylan Metz was 11-of-18 for 195 yards and two scores for Alexandria against Elwood.

Cade McCoin went 8-of-12 for 193 yards and two touchdowns in Mississinewa’s win over Frankfort.

Keaton Cox had 20 runs for 192 yards and four touchdowns for Linton-Stockton against North Posey.

Peyton Starks was 9-of-14 for 191 yards and two touchdowns and ran for three scores in Shenandoah’s win over Northeastern.

Collin Knecht tossed for 191 yards and two scores for North Montgomery against Hamilton Heights.

Toby Hiland was 8-of-13 for 190 yards with five touchdowns for Danville against South Vermillion.

Tyson Harley passed for 186 yards and four scores for Mount Vernon (Fortville) in a 30-14 win over Shelbyville.

Khai Stephen threw for 181 yards and two touchdowns for Seeger against Riverton Parke.

Luke Keller tossed for 177 yards and a touchdown in Guerin Catholic’s 21-6 loss to Brebeuf Jesuit.

Braxton Sauer came up 175 total yards in LaVille’s 30-0 shutout of North Judson. Sauer tossed for 97 yards with a touchdown and rushed for 78 yards and two scores.

Anthony Safford was 8-of-14 for 175 yards and three touchdowns in Park Tudor’s 52-0 win over Indianapolis Washington.

Tyson Sackman passed for 171 yards and three touchdowns for Edinburgh against South Decatur.

Drake Delph was 9-of-13 for 164 yards and three scores and ran for another tally in Sheridan’s win over Tri-Central.

Landen Gessinger ran 19 times for 156 yards and a score for NorthWood against DeKalb.

Jose Mejias was 9-of-16 for 153 yards and three touchdowns for Washington in a 32-15 win over Princeton.

Ty Thompson accumulated 150 total yards for North Central against Springs Valley. Thompson passed for 60 yards and ran for 90 yards and two scores.

Brandan Young went 5-of-10 for 149 yards and four touchdowns in Fort Wayne Wayne’s win over Columbia City.

Zane Briggs completed 11-of-17 throws for 144 yards and four touchdowns for North Miami against South Newton.

Isaac Sellers was 6-of-8 for 134 yards and five scores for Gibson Southern in a 63-6 win over Pike Central.

Hunter Chadwick went 4-of-8 for 129 yards and two touchdowns in Southmont’s 49-7 win over Crawfordsville.

Kordell Meadows threw for 129 yards and two scores for South Decatur against Edinburgh.

Griffin Belt tossed for 127 yards and two touchdowns in Wheeler’s 45-14 win over Hammond Clark.

Kasey Ault had 124 yards through the air and a score for Caston against Triton.

Seth Waters passed for 121 yards and two touchdowns for Delphi against Oak Hill.

Brennon Harper finished 9-of-11 for 120 yards and three touchdowns for Evansville Central against Evansville Reitz.

Seth Gallman was 6-of-10 for 120 yards and two scores and ran for a third tally for Greenwood against Beech Grove.

Cole Happe went 7-of-12 for 110 yards and three touchdowns and ran for two more scores in Evansville Mater Dei’s 49-6 win over Tell City.

Norman Knapke was 7-of-10 for 110 yards and two scores for Bishop Luers against West Noble.

Jake Johnson found the end zone four times in Bloomington South’s win over Whiteland.

CATCHING ON FAST (Top receiver performances)

Jalen Jennings hauled in seven passes for 228 yards and three touchdowns for Riley against Kankakee Valley.

Dakota Caton recorded 10 receptions for 193 yards and three scores for Sullivan against West Vigo.

Luke Bumbalough had nine catches for 192 yards and two touchdowns for New Castle against Richmond.

Jon Eineman recorded eight receptions for 190 yards and two scores for Mooresviile against Connersville.

Luke Stocker accumulated six catches for 187 yards and three touchdowns for Tipton against North Putnam.

Austin Vinopal hauled in eight passes for 174 yards and three touchdowns for Wabash against Manchester.

Gary Spence had nine receptions for 160 yards and three scores for South Vermillion against Danville.

Peyton Trexler caught five passes for 150 yards and four touchdowns for Southwood against Fremont.

Logan Benson hauled in six receptions for 142 yards and two scores for Western Boone against Cascade.

Aaron Hahn had five catches for 131 yards and a touchdown for Woodlan against Prairie Heights.

Eli Bunch racked up seven receptions for 126 yards and one score in Mooresville’s victory over Connersville.

Zach Murphy had five catches for 126 yards with a touchdown for Edinburgh against South Decatur.

Jaylen Taylor caught 11 passes for 126 yards and a touchdown for South Spencer against Southridge.

Kamron Ferguson had four catches for 123 yards and two touchdowns and returned a punt 70 yards for another score for Park Tudor against Indianapolis Washington.

Aaron Thomas came up with three receptions for 122 yards and two scores for Alexandria against Elwood.

Triston Chesher recorded six catches for 120 yards with a touchdown for New Castle against Richmond.

Jackson Fortune caught three passes for 107 yards and a touchdown in Vincennes Lincoln’s win over Mount Vernon (Posey).

Brandon Howell racked up four catches for 104 yards and two touchdowns for Fountain Central against Covington.

Ben Stevens had two receptions for 100 yards and two scores for Danville against South Vermillion.

SHOW STOPPERS (Top performances on defense and special teams)

In addition to running for 92 yards and two touchdowns, Brian Loudermilk also recorded 12 tackles and returned a fumble 50 yards for a score for Culver Academy against Northridge.

Chance Howard racked up 20 tackles in Linton-Stockton’s win over North Posey.

Dillon Howell returned a blocked punt for touchdown and added a 25-yard interception return for another score for Brebeuf against Guerin Catholic.

Mason Parris tallied 16 tackles for Lawrenceburg in a 33-14 win over Brownstown Central.

Austin Risner racked up three interceptions for Knox against Fairfield.

Kaden Conklin recorded 13 tackles for Monroe Central against Clinton Central.

Tre’Jon Evans came up with a 62-yard fumble recovery for a touchdown in Evansville Central’s win over Evansville Reitz.

Hunter Thompson recorded a pair of interceptions for Pendleton Heights against Lebanon.