Szymanski, Ysquierdo, Shelvan Among State’s Top Rushers in Level 1 Playoffs

Rushers across the state had outstanding performances in Level 1 of the Football Playoffs. The games played Friday Nov 13 and 14 also included games scheduled by teams that were able to play, and central Wisconsin is represented by three backs with outstanding performances.

Matthew Szymanski of Loyal collected 233 yards on 38 carries, and picked up 3 touchdowns as Loyal shutout Independence/Gilmanton.

Level 1 Playoff Football Scoreboard

Cordero Ysquierdo rushed 17 times for 186  yards as Nekoosa took down Virocqua 52-22.

Tristan Shelvan of Amherst had 33 carries for 184 yards as Amherst picked up a 32-22 win over top-seeded Lake Country Lutheran.

OnFocus Athlete of the Week, November 8 – 14 CLICK HERE

OnFocus Team of the Week, November 8 – 14 CLICK HERE

For their work, Szymanski and Ysquierdo were each nominated for the OnFocus Athlete of the Week. (Shelvan has already won one AOW this season, an impressive feat)

Shelvan is also a finalist for the Dave Krieg Award, given to the state’s top senior quarterback.

NAME

SCHOOL

ATT

YARDS

TD

Tanner Marsh Mondovi 28 376 5
Simon Bauer Durand 34 295 2
Max Grand Ellsworth 24 294 4
Demarion Cobb Racine St. Catherine’s 24 270 4
Matt Szymanski Loyal 38 233 3
Owen Nachtigal Baraboo 25 218 3
Zach Peterson Oak Creek 16 201 2
Owen Jones Cambria-Friesland 24 196 3
Luna Larson Baraboo 18 190 1
Michael Savarin Onalaska 13 187 1
Jon Mathieu Sheboygan Falls 26 187 3
Cordero Ysquierdo Nekoosa 17 186 4
Tristan Schelvan Amherst 33 184 1
Connor Roloff Cedarburg 22 182 1
Brye Hardel Iola-Scandinavia 11 181 2
Grover Bortolotti Whitefish Bay 22 180 4
Reid Muellenbach Catholic Central 18 179 0
Cam Devine Brookfield Central 25 178 3
Alex Current Muskego 12 178 2
Luke Haertle Lake Country Lutheran 13 177 3
Dayo Oye Saint Croix Falls 28 177 2
Will Pollack Lourdes Academy 9 171 1
Joseph Ollman Homestead 24 167 1
Destyn Lee Brookfield East 20 166 2
C.J. Grisar Waukesha West 23 165 1

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David Keech
Author: David Keech

David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]