Tyus Bowser, John Tyler β The senior defensive end pieced together a memorable night with 12 tackles, five sacks, five pressures and a forced fumble leading to the game-winning score in a 45-38 win over Whitehouse. On offense, Bowserβs block downfield sprung Fred Ross for a 54-yard TD reception, and he also handled the deep snapping chores.
Kade Clayton, Grace Community β The junior ran 14 times for 152 yards and two touchdowns, caught three passes for 31 yards and returned a three kickoffs for 158 yards, including an 86-yards touchdown. On defense, he made 16 tackles and forced a fumble. He also scored on a two-point conversion.
Brandon Lackner, Bishop Gorman β Playing in his final game in front of a homecoming crowd at McCallum Stadium, Lackner celebrated Senior Night with 14 catches for 170 yards on offense and 13 tackles on defense. The senior defensive end also had two QB hurries, one forced fumble and one pass knocked down.
Collin Parks, Bishop Gorman β The junior turned in 84 total yards and a touchdown while also recording seven tackles, a pass breakup and a fumble recovery.
Trey Acy, Lindale β To help the Eagles end the season with a 31-21 win against Nacogdoches, the running back finished with 107 yards and two touchdowns on the ground.
Jaylon Dews, Whitehouse β The junior receiver caught six passes for 116 yards and a touchdown in the loss to John Tyler.
Connor Eiland, Canton β The Eagles receiver caught six passes for 88 yards and a touchdown against Van.
Darion Flowers, John Tyler β The senior receiver pulled in seven catches for 109 yards and one TD in a victory over Whitehouse.
Seth Gibson, Troup β The Tigers running back stepped off 131 yards on 13 carries in a 42-16 win against Sabine.
Lin Gillham, Grace Community β Gillham made five catches for 83 yards and a touchdown.
Statler Lewis, Grace Community β The senior receiver hauled in 10 catches for 110 yards and a score.
Patrick Mahomes, Whitehouse β The junior quarterback completed 27 of 56 passes for 445 yards and four touchdowns.
Colton Mebane, Bullard β The Panthes quarterback complete eight of 11 passes for 162 yards and totaled four touchdowns as Bullard put away Sabine, 62-3.
Coleman Patterson, Whitehouse β The junior receiver caught five passes for 93 yards and a TD.
Michael Roberson, Arp β In a 51-14 victory against Winona, the all-purpose athlete finished with 357 yards and four touchdowns.
Fred Ross, John Tyler β The senior receiver caught seven passes for 187 yards and three TDs (25, 54, 71) in a district-championship clinching win over Whitehouse.
Tristan Saint, Bishop Gorman β The junior QB ran for 90 yards and a touchdown, also completing 26 of 35 passes for 280 yards and a score. Saint eclipsed 2,000 yards for the season to set a new school passing record.
Garrett Smallwood, Van β The Vandals quarterback carried the ball 23 times for 178 yards and completed 11 of 21 passes for 165 yards and a touchdown in a 35-21 victory against Canton.
Greg Ward, John Tyler β The Lions quarterback completed 21 of 24 passes (88 percent) for 318 yards and four TDs in a win over Whitehouse. Ward rushed 15 times for 147 yards and a 54-yard score.
Will Weathers, Bullard Brook Hill β The senior quarterback ran for 159 yards and three touchdowns and threw for 131 yards and three more scores as the Guard rolled past Carrollton Prince of Peace 66-44 to propel Brook Hill into the playoffs.
Blake White, Grace Community β Completing 19 of 27 passes, White threw for 224 yards and two touchdowns. He added 59 yards and a score on the ground.
Brice Wilkerson, Robert E. Lee β The junior rushed for 165 yards on 14 carries from the wildcat formation and on jet sweeps.
Josh Boylan, Grace Community β The senior recorded 10 tackles, including one for a loss.
Blake Compton, Grace Community β The Cougars defender forced two fumbles, also making six tackles.
Andrew McCarty, Grace Community β The lineman made 14 tackles and had three QB pressures.
Max McKinley, Bishop Gorman β The Crusaders senior amassed 20 tackles, giving the linebacker more than 100 tackles for the year.
Michael Goodwin, Bishop Gorman β In his first varsity start, the freshman forced and recovered a fumble, also tallying five tackles from his safety position.