Valparaiso (10-1) at Michigan City (8-3)

*Valpo is ranked 4th in 6A….

*Defeated #10 Michigan City earlier this season…

*RB Hayden Vinyard has rushed for 1,996 yards…and 25 TD…189.9 yards of total offense per game…

*As a team the Vikings rushed for 3,184 yards this season…

*QB Logan Lockhart has only 851 passing yards on the season…

*Valpo’s defense has 41.0 TFL….and 20.5 sacks…

*The Wolves beat Mishawaka last week 48-25…

*Michigan City scored 30 points in the first quarter…

Fort Wayne Dwenger (7-4) at Zionsville (7-5)

*In last year’s regional, Zionsville beat Dwenger….

*The Saints are led by QB Bohde Dickerson with 1,029 passing yards and 11 TD…

*Dwenger has rushed for 1,891 yards this season…

*KJ Tippmann leads Dwenger  with 887 rushing yards and 10 TD..

*The running game is averaging almost six yards per carry….

*WR Rocco Ciocca has 33 receptions and 4 TD…

*WR Henry O’Keefe has 28 receptions….

*Saints defense has 123.5 TFL….and 33 sacks….

*The Eagles have a balanced attack with 171.5 passing yards and 176.5 rushing yards per game…

*Zionsville QB Luke Murphy has 1,334 passing yards and 13 TD…

*RB Colin Price leads the team with 1,548 rushing yards and 22 TD…199.9 all-purpose yards per game…

*Trey Firestone leads the team in receiving with 48 catches, 710 yards and 8 TD…

New Palestine (8-3) vs. Cathedral (11-1), at Tech

*In the last meeting, New Pal beat Cathedral 35-10 in the 2019 regional…

*New Pal has rushed for 2,727 yards (247.9pg)

*Sophomore Greyson Thomas has 1,282 rushing yards and 19 TD…

*Senior QB Damon Hockett has rushed for 947 yards and 14 TD…and has 1,277 passing yards and 7 TD…

*New pal has 39 rushing touchdowns…

*Isaiah Thacker leads the Dragons in receiving with 28 catches, 603 yards and is averaging 21.5 ypc…

*WR Blaine Nunnally has 25 receptions for 349 yards and 3 TD…

*The Dragons are averaging 375.5 yards of total offense per game…

*New Pal’s defense has 21.5 sacks this season….

*The Fighting Irish are 24-2 since the loss to New Pal in 2019…

*Sophomore QB Danny O’Neill has 2,309 passing yards and 27TD…he is averaging 192.4 ypg…

*Cathedral has 1,755  rushing yards and 23 TD….

*RB Seth Mencer has rushed for 835 yards and 10 TD…

*Jaron Tibbs leads Cathedral is receiving with 45 catches for 761 yards and 7 TD…

*Michael Page has 33 receptions and 8 TD….

*The Irish average 390.3 all-purpose yards per game…

*The defense has 26 sacks this season…and 19 interceptions…

Bloomington South (8-2) at New Albany (8-3)

*South rushed for 305 yards last week over Bloomington North…

*RB Che Hogue ran for 191 yards last week…Hogue has 1,131 rushing yards and 9 TD…

*The Panthers are led by QB Zach David with 1,181 passing yards and 13 TD…

*WR Cooper Fox has 44 receptions for 509 yards and 3 TD…

*LB Jordan Tolden averages 12.8 TPG…

*Ralph Rogers averages 10.3 TPG…

*Last week New Albany won its first sectional title in 19 years…

*The Bulldogs average 210.9 passing yards and 198.2 rushing yards per game…

*Derrell Simmons has passed for 2,109 yards and 27 TD…

*Kyondre Winford leads the Bulldogs with 822 rushing yards…7 TD…

*WR Jaraylan Johnson has 52 receptions for 931 yards and 10 TD…

*WR Dejon Winburn has 46 receptions and 850 yards…12 TD…

*New Albany averages 498.5 all-purpose yards…409.1 yards TO…

*Elijah Jennings averages 13.8 TPG…

*Darrius Lewis averages 11.1 TPG…