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North Side quarterback C.J. Jackson accounted for nearly 3,000 yards this year.

First team offense

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Churubusco running back Jason Nicodemus ran for 30 touchdowns.


C.J. Jackson, North Side

Year: Senior

Height/weight: 6-1, 165

Statistics: 1,934 yards passing, 1,024 yards rushing, 34 total TDs

Of note: Team offensive MVP


Anthony Linnear, North Side

Year: Senior

Height/weight: 5-9, 180

Statistics: 1,431 yards rushing, 472 yards receiving, 19 total TDs

Of note: Team MVP

Jason Nicodemus, Churubusco

Year: Senior

Height/weight: 6-1, 180

Statistics: 244 carries, 2,252 yards rushing, 30 rushing TDs

Of note: NECC champion


Grey Fox, East Noble

Year: Junior

Height/weight: 5-10, 160

Statistics: 75 catches, 1,117 yards, 13 TDs

Of note: All-State

Isaac Griffith, Homestead

Year: Senior

Height/weight: 6-1, 180

Statistics: 32 catches, 700 yards, 7 TDs

Of note: Indiana University recruit


Ryan Watercutter, Bishop Dwenger

Year: Junior

Height/weight: 6-2, 190

Statistics: 37 catches, 710 yards, 5 TDs

Of note: Playing in U.S. Army Junior Combine


Blake Bowers, Bishop Dwenger

Year: Senior

Height/weight: 6-2, 240

Of note: Team captain

Russell Collins, North Side

Year: Senior

Height/weight: 6-3, 260

Of note: Team leadership award

Ruben Holcomb, Snider

Year: Senior

Height/weight: 6-5, 290

Of note: 3-year starter

Eric Kuznar, Churubusco

Year: Senior

Height/weight: 6-3, 265

Of note: 4-year starter

Tyler Zaegel, Carroll

Year: Senior

Height/weight: 6-3, 220

Of note: All-NHC first team


Josh Spitnale, Snider

Year: Senior

Height/weight: 6-6, 225

Statistics: 8 field goals, 53 PATs, 89 total points

Of note: Also punted and played tight end