(10-16-21) There are numerous Stateline area outstanding football players performances during week nine action, here are some that SSN has highlighted.

WEEK 9 – 2021 SSN High School FRIDAY NIGHT Football Scoreboard

OHIO

Marion Local – Peyton Otte rushed for 159 yards and two touchdowns on 23 carries, 6 of 12 passing for 100 yards vs. Coldwater

Bryan – Korbin Shepherd 43 carries for 264 yards and 4 TDs. Broke single game carries record from 1965 and season carries record from 1997.vs Swanton

Ayersville – Owen Berner a career-high 222 yards rushing on 27 carries with the two scores vs. Fairview

Van Wert – Aidan Pratt completed 22 of 8 passes for 286 yards and three touchdowns, ran for another 92 yards and a score on 11 carries. On defense, Pratt intercepted a pass and returned it 55 yards for a touchdown vs. Elida

Bluffton – Nate Schaadt rushed 39 times for 287 yards and three touchdowns and threw for one TD vs. Delphos Jefferson

KICKERS

Marion Local – Kevin Partington hits 26 yard FG game winner as the clock ran out vs. Coldwater

Columbus Grove – Rece Verhoff broke his own school record with a 52 yard field goal vs. Spencerville

Stadium Renamed

INDIANA

Michigan City sophomore Tyler Bush completed 19 of 22 passes for four touchdowns and 381 yards. vs. Crown Point

Bluffton -.Lukas Hunt 12 of 17 passing for 247 yards and rushing for another 63 yards vs. Lakeland.

Homestead – Peyton Slaven completed 14 of 20 passes for 251 yards and 3 scores vs.Ft. Wayne South Side

Concord – Jack D’Arcy had nine catches for 87 yards and two touchdowns vs. Warsaw

Adams Central – Blake Heyerly 11 caries for 158 yards and 3 TDs with a team high 5.5 tackles vs. Woodlan

Wawasee – Lucas Ringler 97 yard interception returned for a TD, rushed for 100 yards and 2 TDs vs. Goshen

Eastside – Laban Davis rushed for 207 yards on 26 carries and five touchdowns on 26 carries,completed 4 of 10 passes for 62 yards. vs. Angola

Tippecanoe Valley – Jamysyn Virgil 217 rushing yards and five touchdowns, an 81-yard kickoff return. He added three two-point conversion runs…picked up an interception on defense vs. Southwood

Norwell – Junior Drew Ringger 92 yard KO return vs. Columbia City

Why a turf field would have been nice….

NOTE: One player from Bluffton, Indiana and one from Bluffton, Ohio made this week;s highlight list

Week 9 was the last week of the regular season for Indiana HS football