ADAMS CENTRAL (13-1) vs. INDIANAPOLIS LUTHERAN (14-0)

FRIDAY, NOV. 26 ▪ 12 PM ET ▪ LUCAS OIL STADIUM ▪ BALLY SPORTS INDIANA ▪ IHSAAtv.ORG

ADAMS CENTRAL FLYING JETS (13-1):  Associated Press Poll: #3 IFCA Coaches Poll: #2. Adams Central making first state finals appearance in 21 years and chasing second state title (2000). Jets lead the state in points allowed (4.7 ppg) and rank second in points scored (47.1 ppg). Team has won 12 straight games since its lone setback of the season, a 21-19 setback at Eastside on Aug. 27. Allen County Conference champions with a 6-0 record this season. Topped last year’s state runner-up and conference rival South Adams twice this season – 48-7 on Sept. 24 and 41-0 in the regional championship on Nov. 12. Topped two top 10 teams during the state tournament: def. #6 Churubusco 25-15 in sectional first round def. #5 South Adams 41-0 in regional championship.

SEASON RESULTS (13-1)

8/20 at Bellmont W 49-6

8/27 at Eastside L 19-21

9/4 Parke Heritage W 35-0

9/10 at Jay County W 54-7

9/17 Heritage W 56-0

9/24 South Adams W 48-7

10/1 at Southern Wells W 67-0

10/8 at Bluffton W 56-0

10/15 Woodlan W 62-0

Sectional

10/22 at Churubusco W 25-15

10/29 Southwood W 56-0

11/5 Triton W 49-3

Regional

11/12 at South Adams W 41-0

Semi-State

11/19 at North Judson-San Pierre W 42-7

Adams Central                    /                    Opponents

Total Points  Points Per Game 659 /          47.1 66 / 4.7

First Downs  Per Game 243 / 17.4            129 / 9.2

Rushing Yards  Per Game 4,211 / 300.8   1,172 / 83.7

Passing Yards  Per Game 871 / 62.2         943 / 67.4

Total Yards Per Game 5,082 / 363            2,115 / 151.1

Fumbles Recovered By 10/ 9

Intercepted By 22/ 2

Total Punts  Average 18 / 34.9                  69 / 29.4

Penalties  Yards 67 / 550                           56 / 435

Rushing Leader:

34 Blake Heyerly 154- 1,428 -24TD  102ypg 9.3ypc

Passing Leader

11 Ryan Black 41- 68 11TD 871yds 62.2ypg

Receiving Leader

 24 Braysen Yergler 14 343yds 6TD  24.5TPC

Tackles Leaders

34 Blake Heyerly 126

 6 Keegan Bluhm 101

22 Gavin Cook  95

10 Ryan Tester  72

21 Alex Currie  58

19 Joshua Mosser  51

                                                                                               

INDIANAPOLIS LUTHERAN SAINTS (14-0):  Associated Press Poll: #1 IFCA Coaches Poll: #1. Top-ranked Indianapolis Lutheran playing in 1A state championship game for second time in three years. Saints aiming for first football title and school’s fourth overall. All three previous crowns have been won in softball. Lutheran only allowing 12.4 ppg while scoring at a 42.6 ppg rate. Champions of the Indiana Crossroads Conference with a 7-0 record this season. One of two undefeated teams competing this weekend (Center Grove in 6A). Defeated two top 10 teams this tournament: def. #10 and defending state champion Covenant Christian 34-27 for sectional championship def. #8 Parke Heritage 42-6 in regional championship.

SEASON RESULTS (14-0)

8/20 Beech Grove W 52-29

8/27 at Indpls Cardinal Ritter W 48-20

9/3 Triton Central W 35-7

9/10 at Lapel W 34-13

9/17 Cascade W 55-0

9/24 Indpls Scecina Memorial W 31-20

10/1 at Monrovia W 36-12

10/8 Speedway W 37-0

10/15 at Traders Point Christian W 43-6

Sectional

10/22 Edinburgh W 69-8

10/29 at Park Tudor W 25-13

11/5 Covenant Christian W 34-27

Regional

11/12 at Parke Heritage W 42-6

Semi-State

11/19 Tri W 56-13

Team Statistics

Indpls. Lutheran                          /                   Opponents

Total Points Points Per Game 821 / 42.6      174 / 12.4

First Downs Per Game 261 / 18.6                 183 / 13.0

Rushing Yards Per Game 3713 / 256.2       1367 / 97.6

Passing Yards Per Game 2435 / 173.9        1572 / 112.3

Total Yards Per Game 6148 / 439.1           2939 / 209.9

Fumbles Recovered By 19/ 13

Intercepted By 16/5

Total Punts Average 27 / 35.3                           57 / 32.6

Penalties Yards 81 / 647                                    74 / 618

Individual Leaders

Rushing

 2 Montasi Clay 210-1,856yards– 32TD- 134.6ypg- 8.9ypc

Passing

 2 Montasi Clay 115-158-29TD- 2,385yards– 170.4ypg

Receiving

23 Micah Mackay 37- 836yards– 11TD- 59.7ypg- 22.6ypc

Defense Tackles

 7 Jake Pasch  138

50 Ethan Hill 118

44 Spencer Bauer  103

16 Jonny Hall  90

27 Jaekwon Akins  83

79 Christian Pulliam  69