By Luke Sanders
Listed below are some of the top stars and best performances from the state quarterfinal week. If you know of a top star we should include, please let us know in the comments.
Tyler Claiborne, St. James Academy, WR
Claiborne hauled in 12 catches for 259 yards and three touchdowns in the 42-19 win over Bishop-Miege.
Patrick Heitert, CBC, QB
Heitert threw for 269 yards and a touchdown and added three touchdowns and 20 yards on the ground in the 28-21 win over Lee’s Summit North.
Steven Hall, MICDS, RB
Hall ran for 126 yards on 20 carries and had three catches for 61 yards and a touchdown in the 22-20 win over St. Dominic.
Dante Washington, Webb City, WR
Washington had 91 yards receiving and a touchdown in the 35-13 win over Lebanon.
Sam Van Dyne, Liberty North, QB
Van Dyne threw for 264 yards and two touchdowns in the 35-21 win over Troy-Buchanan.
Jayshawn Ross, St. Pius X, WR
Ross hauled in eight passes for 113 yards and two touchdowns in the 42-13 win over Pleasant Hill.
Jared Napoli, Mill Valley, WR
Napoli caught four passes for 112 yards and two touchdowns in the 35-19 win over St. Thomas Aquinas.
Joel Beshore, Lamar, QB
Beshore had 14 carries for 124 yards on the ground and added two touchdowns through the air in the 35-14 win over Ava.
Jackson Willison, Thayer, RB
Willison ran for 253 yards and three touchdowns in the 30-22 win over Windsor.
Jeremiah McClellan, CBC, WR
McClellan hauled in six catches for 124 yards in the 28-21 win over Lee’s Summit North.
Cayden Arzola, Liberty North, RB
Arzola ran for 105 yards and two touchdowns in the 35-21 victory against Troy-Buchanan.
Reagan Andrew, MICDS, QB
Andrew threw for 142 yards and two touchdowns and added 90 yards and a score on the ground in the 22-20 win over St. Dominic.
Jobe Smith, North County, RB
Smith ran for 168 yards and four touchdowns in the 49-28 win over Vashon.
Cameron Marchi, Jackson, QB
Marchi threw for 515 yards and 6 touchdowns in a 49-14 win over Rockwood Summit.
Jackson House, St. James Academy, QB
House threw for 322 yards and four touchdowns in the 42-19 win over Bishop Miege.
Jyven Hall, Fort Osage, RB
Hall led the Osage backfield with 81 yards and a touchdown in the 35-0 win over Grain Valley