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The Wheeler (Valparaiso, IN) varsity football team lost Friday's neutral playoff game against Hanover Central (Cedar Lake, IN) by a score of 34-14.

This game is a part of the "2018-19 IHSAA Football State Tournament presented by the Indianapolis Colts - Class 3A State Championship".

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Hanover Central01413734
Wheeler0301114
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Box Score Stats

Hanover Central (18-19)

Wheeler (18-19)

53
Total Plays
57
15
First Downs
10
7
Penalties
9
54
Penalty Yards
85
27:36
Possession Time
20:24

Game Stats

Hanover Central

Passing

#Athlete NameCompAttYdsC %AvgTDIntLngQB Rate
Team Totals1018134.55613.4223776.9
3Tyler Fruehling (Jr)917135.52915.0223778.9
10Blaze Cano (So)11-11.000-1.000097.9
Wheeler

Passing

#Athlete NameCompAttYdsC %AvgTDIntLngQB Rate
Team Totals72378.30411.1124719.8
5Bryce Catherman (Jr)010.00010.0
7Griffin Belt (Sr)72278.31811.1114739.6
Hanover Central

Rushing

#Athlete NameCarYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals341544.5403
3Tyler Fruehling (Jr)10666.6171
5Brett Driscoll (Jr)19934.9402
10Blaze Cano (So)2-1-0.50
23Sam Primozic (So)3-4-1.30
Wheeler

Rushing

#Athlete NameCarYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals361434.011
1Hunter Reif (Jr)8546.811
5Bryce Catherman (Jr)9161.85
7Griffin Belt (Sr)16644.07
54Brad Murray (Sr)122.02
55Peyton Kostbade (Sr)144.04
67Halen Rittel (Sr)133.03
Hanover Central

Receiving

#Athlete NameRecYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals1013413.4372
9Brandon Demoff (Sr)44210.5302
23Sam Primozic (So)1-1-1.00
34Adam Graham (So)45714.337
83Jack Kuiper (Jr)13636.036
Wheeler

Receiving

#Athlete NameRecYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals77811.1471
1Hunter Reif (Jr)3248.08
4Colby Lynn (Sr)14747.047
12Jonah Lucido (Sr)155.05
18Tyler Crohan (Jr)221.021
Hanover Central

Off. Fum and Pnk Blks

#Athlete NameFumLostPnk Blk
Team Totals11
10Blaze Cano (So)11

Off. Fum and Pnk Blks

Wheeler has not entered any off. fum and pnk blks stats.
Hanover Central

All Purpose Yards

#Athlete NameRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Team Totals15413465174374
3Tyler Fruehling (Jr)6666
5Brett Driscoll (Jr)9393
9Brandon Demoff (Sr)4240284
10Blaze Cano (So)-143
22C. Wotherspoon (Sr)01111
23Sam Primozic (So)-4-12520
34Adam Graham (So)5757
83Jack Kuiper (Jr)36036
88Bryan Hoover (So)44
Wheeler

All Purpose Yards

#Athlete NameRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Team Totals143780221
1Hunter Reif (Jr)5424078
4Colby Lynn (Sr)4747
5Bryce Catherman (Jr)1616
7Griffin Belt (Sr)6464
12Jonah Lucido (Sr)505
18Tyler Crohan (Jr)22
54Brad Murray (Sr)22
55Peyton Kostbade (Sr)44
67Halen Rittel (Sr)33
Hanover Central

Total Yards

#Athlete NamePassRushRecTotal
Team Totals134154134288
3Tyler Fruehling (Jr)13566201
5Brett Driscoll (Jr)9393
9Brandon Demoff (Sr)4242
10Blaze Cano (So)-1-1-2
23Sam Primozic (So)-4-1-5
34Adam Graham (So)5757
83Jack Kuiper (Jr)3636
Wheeler

Total Yards

#Athlete NamePassRushRecTotal
Team Totals7814378221
1Hunter Reif (Jr)542478
4Colby Lynn (Sr)4747
5Bryce Catherman (Jr)01616
7Griffin Belt (Sr)7864142
12Jonah Lucido (Sr)55
18Tyler Crohan (Jr)22
54Brad Murray (Sr)22
55Peyton Kostbade (Sr)44
67Halen Rittel (Sr)33
Hanover Central

Tackles

#Athlete NameSoloAsstTot TcklsTFL
Team Totals2227497.0
5Brett Driscoll (Jr)347.0
7Austin Vankley (Fr)101.0
9Brandon Demoff (Sr)2352.0
21Avi Vega (Sr)123.5
22C. Wotherspoon (Sr)246.5
25Max Warchol (So)101.0
41Michael Simon (Jr)2241.0
50Ben Sedwick (Sr)0221.0
52Ian Thompson (Fr)011.0
53Sam Momcilovic (Sr)1231.0
58C. Zableckis (Fr)303.0
59Adam Anderson (Sr)145.5
67Diego Zuniga (So)011.0
83Jack Kuiper (Jr)101.0
84Evan Momcilovic (Sr)101.0
87John Miller (Sr)224.5
88Bryan Hoover (So)101.0
Wheeler

Tackles

#Athlete NameSoloAsstTot TcklsTFL
Team Totals5252
1Hunter Reif (Jr)55
7Griffin Belt (Sr)55
15Michael Bell (Fr)11
18Tyler Crohan (Jr)11
30Riley Henslee (Jr)55
32A. Traficante (Sr)77
34Dane Simatovich (Sr)22
44Noah Bolanowski (Jr)1111
54Brad Murray (Sr)1010
60Jesse Smith (Jr)11
67Halen Rittel (Sr)33
79Dylan Harakal (Sr)11
Hanover Central

Sacks

#Athlete NameSacksYdlHurs
Team Totals1.010
41Michael Simon (Jr)1.010

Sacks

Wheeler has not entered any sacks stats.
Hanover Central

Interceptions

#Athlete NameIntInt YdsAvgPD
Team Totals242.04
9Brandon Demoff (Sr)1
41Michael Simon (Jr)1
53Sam Momcilovic (Sr)1
83Jack Kuiper (Jr)100.01
88Bryan Hoover (So)144.0
Wheeler

Interceptions

#Athlete NameIntInt YdsAvgPD
Team Totals200.0
1Hunter Reif (Jr)100.0
12Jonah Lucido (Sr)100.0
Hanover Central

Fumbles and Blocks

#Athlete NameFmb RecFR YdsCausBlk PntsBlk FGs
Team Totals1
22C. Wotherspoon (Sr)1
Wheeler

Fumbles and Blocks

#Athlete NameFmb RecFR YdsCausBlk PntsBlk FGs
Team Totals2
30Riley Henslee (Jr)1
67Halen Rittel (Sr)1
Hanover Central

Kickoffs

#Athlete NameKOYdsAvgLngTB
Team Totals718426.3440
10Blaze Cano (So)144440
34Adam Graham (So)6140320

Kickoffs

Wheeler has not entered any kickoffs stats.
Hanover Central

Punts

#Athlete NamePYdsAvgLngIn 20
Team Totals22010.0160
10Blaze Cano (So)22010.0160
Wheeler

Punts

#Athlete NamePYdsAvgLngIn 20
Team Totals4399.821
3Russell Moricz (Sr)34013.321
7Griffin Belt (Sr)1-1-1.0-1
Hanover Central

Kickoff Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLng
Team Totals36521.740
9Brandon Demoff (Sr)14040.040
22C. Wotherspoon (Sr)100.00
23Sam Primozic (So)12525.025

Kickoff Returns

Wheeler has not entered any kickoff returns stats.
Hanover Central

Punt Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLngFCKR Yds
Team Totals3175.711082
9Brandon Demoff (Sr)122.02042
10Blaze Cano (So)144.0404
22C. Wotherspoon (Sr)11111.011011
23Sam Primozic (So)25

Punt Returns

Wheeler has not entered any punt returns stats.
Hanover Central

Points

#Athlete NameTDTD PtsConvSKick PtsTot Pts
Team Totals5304434
3Tyler Fruehling (Jr)16
5Brett Driscoll (Jr)212
9Brandon Demoff (Sr)212
34Adam Graham (So)444
Wheeler

Points

#Athlete NameTDTD PtsConvSKick PtsTot Pts
Team Totals16612
18Tyler Crohan (Jr)16612
Hanover Central

PATs and Field Goals

#Athlete NamePATAtt%FGAtt%LngTot
Team Totals45.84
34Adam Graham (So)45.84
Wheeler

PATs and Field Goals

#Athlete NamePATAtt%FGAtt%LngTot
Team Totals01.0221.0376
18Tyler Crohan (Jr)01.0221.0376
Hanover Central

Touchdowns

#Athlete NameTDRushTDRecTD FRTD IRTD PRTD KORTD Tot
Team Totals325
3Tyler Fruehling (Jr)101
5Brett Driscoll (Jr)202
9Brandon Demoff (Sr)022
Wheeler

Touchdowns

#Athlete NameTDRushTDRecTD FRTD IRTD PRTD KORTD Tot
Team Totals11
18Tyler Crohan (Jr)11
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Recap Video

Game Story

Indiana High School Football - Hanover Central prevails Wheeler

October 19, 2018: Cedar Lake, IN 46303

The crowd at Friday's non-league contest between the Hanover Central Wildcats (Cedar Lake, IN) and the visiting Wheeler Bearcats (Valparaiso, IN), observed Hanover Central's football squad run past Wheeler by a count of 34-14.

With the win, Hanover Central upgrades its record to 5-5 on the season. The Wildcats travel to Andrean (Merrillville, IN) to confront the Fighting 59ers in a non-league outing on Friday, October 26. The Fighting 59ers go into the outing with a record of 9-1. Andrean won 49-0 in their recent non-league outing against Benton Central (Oxford, IN)

With the loss, Wheeler moves to 5-5 on the season.

Daniel ThompsonWildcats Reporter
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  1. Check In

    1st Quarter
    0 - 0 The scorer has checked in. HCHS 0, Wheeler 0
    Posted @ 8:23p
  2. Game Attendance

    1st Quarter
    Attendance About 100
    Posted @ 8:24p
  3. Field Conditions

    1st Quarter
    Field Conditions Dry
    Posted @ 8:24p
  4. Weather Conditions

    1st Quarter
    Weather Conditions Fair
    Posted @ 8:24p
  5. 0 - 0

    Punt

    Hanover Central1st Quarter ~1 minute to go
    Wheeler has punted to Hanover Central. Hanover Central has the ball. HCHS 0, Wheeler 0
    Posted @ 8:24p
  6. 0 - 0

    End of 1st Quarter

    2nd Quarter
    HCHS 0, Wheeler 0
    Posted @ 8:25p
  7. 0 - 0

    Red Zone Alert

    Hanover Central2nd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Hanover Central is inside Wheeler's 20. HCHS 0, Wheeler 0
    Posted @ 8:29p
  8. 0 - 0

    Big Play - Blocked Punt

    Hanover Central2nd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Hanover Central - #22 Conner Wotherspoon with a blocked punt! Hanover Central has the ball on their own 6-yard line. HCHS 0, Wheeler 0
    Posted @ 8:30p
  9. 6 - 0

    Rushing Touchdown

    Hanover Central2nd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Hanover Central - #5 Brett Driscoll with a 6 Yd Rushing TD. HCHS 6, Wheeler 0
    Posted @ 8:30p
  10. 7 - 0

    Made Point After

    Hanover Central2nd Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Hanover Central - #34 Adam Graham PAT Good. HCHS 7, Wheeler 0
    Posted @ 8:30p
  11. 7 - 3

    Field Goal

    Wheeler2nd Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Wheeler - #23 kicks a 30 Yd Field Goal. HCHS 7, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 8:44p
  12. 7 - 3

    Update

    Hanover Central2nd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Hanover Central - 1st down, ~3 minutes to go, ball on Wheeler's 15-yard line. HCHS 7, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 8:50p
  13. 7 - 3

    Big Play - Other

    Wheeler2nd Quarter ~2 minutes to go
    Wheeler with a big play. Wheeler has the ball on their own 10-yard line. HCHS 7, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 8:53p
  14. 13 - 3

    Passing Touchdown

    Hanover Central2nd Quarter Under a minute
    Hanover Central - #3 Tyler Fruehling 7 Yd pass completed to #9 Brandon Demoff for a TD. HCHS 13, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 9:02p
  15. 14 - 3

    Made Point After

    Hanover Central2nd Quarter Under a minute
    Hanover Central - #34 Adam Graham PAT Good. HCHS 14, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 9:02p
  16. 14 - 3

    Halftime

    Halftime
    HCHS 14, Wheeler 3
    We noticed it's halftime, please enjoy this video while you wait for the action to resume.
    Posted @ 9:05p
  17. Commentary

    Halftime
    Hanover is playing well! Had two long touchdowns taken away by the boys in blue, and we still have the lead at half! Bring it home boys!!!!
    Posted @ 9:11p
  18. 14 - 3

    Start of 3rd Quarter

    Hanover Central3rd Quarter
    Hanover Central to kick off to Wheeler.
    Posted @ 9:24p
  19. 14 - 3

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Wheeler3rd Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Hanover Central kicked off to Wheeler. Wheeler has the ball on their own 40-yard line. HCHS 14, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 9:26p
  20. 14 - 3

    Punt

    Hanover Central3rd Quarter ~10 minutes to go
    Wheeler has punted to Hanover Central. Hanover Central has the ball on their own 40-yard line. HCHS 14, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 9:29p
  21. 14 - 3

    Long Run

    Hanover Central3rd Quarter ~10 minutes to go
    Hanover Central - #5 Brett Driscoll with a long run. Hanover Central has the ball on Wheeler's 20-yard line. HCHS 14, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 9:30p
  22. 14 - 3

    Turnover on Downs

    Wheeler3rd Quarter ~8 minutes to go
    Hanover Central has turned possession over on downs. Wheeler has the ball on their own 20-yard line. HCHS 14, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 9:33p
  23. 14 - 3

    Big Play - Sack

    Hanover Central3rd Quarter ~8 minutes to go
    Hanover Central - #41 Michael Simon with a sack. Wheeler has the ball on their own 10-yard line. HCHS 14, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 9:33p
  24. 20 - 3

    Rushing Touchdown

    Hanover Central3rd Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Hanover Central - #5 Brett Driscoll with a 5 Yd Rushing TD. HCHS 20, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 9:40p
  25. 20 - 3

    Missed Point After

    Hanover Central3rd Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Hanover Central - PAT Missed. HCHS 20, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 9:40p
  26. 20 - 3

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Wheeler3rd Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Hanover Central kicked off to Wheeler. Wheeler has the ball on their own 46-yard line. HCHS 20, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 9:49p
  27. 20 - 3

    Punt

    Hanover Central3rd Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Wheeler has punted to Hanover Central. Hanover Central has the ball on Wheeler's 40-yard line. HCHS 20, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 9:53p
  28. 26 - 3

    Passing Touchdown

    Hanover Central3rd Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Hanover Central - #3 Tyler Fruehling 40 Yd pass completed to #9 Brandon Demoff for a TD. HCHS 26, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 9:54p
  29. 27 - 3

    Made Point After

    Hanover Central3rd Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Hanover Central - PAT Good. HCHS 27, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 9:54p
  30. 27 - 3

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Wheeler3rd Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Hanover Central kicked off to Wheeler. Wheeler has the ball on their own 38-yard line. HCHS 27, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 9:57p
  31. 27 - 3

    Interception

    Hanover Central3rd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Hanover Central - #84 Evan Momcilovic intercepts a Wheeler pass and has the ball on their own 41-yard line. HCHS 27, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 10p
  32. 27 - 3

    End of 3rd Quarter

    4th Quarter
    HCHS 27, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 10:05p
  33. 27 - 3

    Possession Update

    Hanover Central4th Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Hanover Central takes over the ball on Wheeler's 35-yard line. HCHS 27, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 10:06p
  34. 27 - 3

    Red Zone Alert

    Hanover Central4th Quarter ~11 minutes to go
    Hanover Central is inside Wheeler's 20. HCHS 27, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 10:09p
  35. 33 - 3

    Rushing Touchdown

    Hanover Central4th Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Hanover Central - #3 Tyler Fruehling with a 1 Yd Rushing TD. HCHS 33, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 10:12p
  36. 34 - 3

    Made Point After

    Hanover Central4th Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Hanover Central - #34 Adam Graham PAT Good. HCHS 34, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 10:12p
  37. 34 - 3

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Wheeler4th Quarter ~9 minutes to go
    Hanover Central kicked off to Wheeler. Wheeler has the ball on their own 35-yard line. HCHS 34, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 10:14p
  38. 34 - 3

    Long Pass

    Wheeler4th Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Wheeler - #1 Hunter Reif with a long pass to #7 Griffin Belt. Wheeler has the ball on Hanover Central's 10-yard line. HCHS 34, Wheeler 3
    Posted @ 10:19p
  39. 34 - 6

    Field Goal

    Wheeler4th Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Wheeler - Field Goal. HCHS 34, Wheeler 6
    Posted @ 10:26p
  40. 34 - 6

    Possession Update

    Wheeler4th Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Wheeler takes over the ball on Hanover Central's 40-yard line. HCHS 34, Wheeler 6
    Posted @ 10:26p
  41. 34 - 6

    Long Pass

    Wheeler4th Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Wheeler - #7 Griffin Belt with a long pass to #16 Lucas Bolan. Wheeler has the ball on Hanover Central's 10-yard line. HCHS 34, Wheeler 6
    Posted @ 10:27p
  42. 34 - 12

    Passing Touchdown

    Wheeler4th Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Wheeler - #7 Griffin Belt 10 Yd pass completed to #1 Hunter Reif for a TD. HCHS 34, Wheeler 12
    Posted @ 10:27p
  43. 34 - 12

    Missed Point After

    Wheeler4th Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Wheeler - PAT Missed. HCHS 34, Wheeler 12
    Posted @ 10:27p
  44. 34 - 12

    Possession Update - Kickoff

    Hanover Central4th Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Wheeler kicked off to Hanover Central. Hanover Central has the ball on their own 45-yard line. HCHS 34, Wheeler 12
    Posted @ 10:30p
  45. 34 - 12

    Fumble Recovery

    Wheeler4th Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Wheeler recovered a fumble by Hanover Central and has the ball on Hanover Central's 35-yard line. HCHS 34, Wheeler 12
    Posted @ 10:32p
  46. 34 - 12

    Interception

    Hanover Central4th Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Hanover Central - #10 Blaze Cano intercepts a Wheeler pass and has the ball on their own 5-yard line. HCHS 34, Wheeler 12
    Posted @ 10:36p
  47. 34 - 14

    Safety

    Wheeler4th Quarter ~2 minutes to go
    Wheeler - Safety. HCHS 34, Wheeler 14
    Posted @ 10:40p
  48. 34 - 14

    Punt

    Wheeler4th Quarter ~2 minutes to go
    Hanover Central has punted to Wheeler. Wheeler has the ball on their own 45-yard line. HCHS 34, Wheeler 14
    Posted @ 10:41p
  49. 34 - 14

    End of Game

    Final
    HCHS 34, Wheeler 14
    Posted @ 10:45p

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Rankings & Records

Hanover Central (18-19)

NationalINClass
8,69420139
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
5-61-32-32-21-1.455.250276270

Wheeler (18-19)

NationalINClass
9,93322345
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
4-52-21-23-20-1.444.500176250

Team Scoring Averages

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Hanover Central
4.87.56.16.625.1
Wheeler
4.63.47.05.319.6

Hanover Central

Wheeler

Head-to-Head

  • Wheeler won on 9/28/2018
    9/28 @ 7pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Wheeler607316
    Hanover Central860014

    The Wheeler (Valparaiso, IN) varsity football team won Friday's away conference game against Hanover Central (Cedar Lake, IN) by a score of 16-14.

  • Hanover Central won on 10/19/2018
    10/19 @ 7pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Hanover Central01413734
    Wheeler0301114

    The Hanover Central (Cedar Lake, IN) varsity football team won Friday's neutral playoff game against Wheeler (Valparaiso, IN) by a score of 34-14.

Team Stat Comparison

Hanover CentralWheeler
111.8Rushing Yards Per Game183.2
145.0Passing Yards Per Game68.6
256.8Total Yards Per Game251.8
60.9Tackles Per Game54.8
1.2Sacks Per Game0.4
24.9Points Per Game19.3

Team Leaders

Hanover CentralWheelerNational Avg.
#5 Brett Driscoll45.3Rushing Yards Per Game#11 Payton Hinkel70.321.1
#3 Tyler Fruehling118.2Passing Yards Per Game#7 Griffin Belt64.347.3
#3 Tyler Fruehling148.7Total Yards Per Game#7 Griffin Belt93.336.3
#5 Brett Driscoll9.2Tackles Per Game#54 Brad Murray9.82.9
#41 Michael Simon0.5Sacks Per Game#60 Jesse Smith0.30.2
#5 Brett Driscoll6.2Points Per Game#11 Payton Hinkel5.32.2

Record Breakdown

Hanover Central (18-19)

Wheeler (18-19)

5-6
Overall
4-5
1-3
League
2-2
3-2
Non-League
2-2
1-1
Head to Head
1-1
2-3
Common Opponent
2-3
2-3
Home
1-2
2-2
Away
3-2
1-1
Neutral
0-1
1-1
Playoff
0-1
5-6
In-State
4-5
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0