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The Indiana Football Digest's 2013 Insider Volume V








Brownstown Central coach Reed May picked up his 200th career victory with the Braves' 55-7 triumph over Salem. Now in his 21st season, May has never recorded a losing record.

Culver Military Academy snapped Lafayette Central Catholic's 14-game winning streak with a 14-7 victory over the host Knights. Last season, the Eagles ended LCC's 47-game winning streak with a 14-12 win.

Carmel ended Lawrence Central's 18-game winning streak with a 17-7 triumph. It also stopped the Bears' 19-game regular season streak.

Cloverdale snapped its 17-game regular season losing streak with a 52-0 blanking of Turkey Run.

Penn's 38-0 shutout of Fort Wayne Snider marked the first time Snider was blanked since the 2009 season (10-0 to F.W. Bishop Dwenger). It was also the Panthers' worst loss since a 49-7 setback to Lima (Ohio) in 1967 and snapped their 14-game regular season winning streak.

Fort Wayne Bishop Luers' 34-7 loss to Leo marks the first time the Knights have ever started the season 0-4.

Perry Central ended Paoli's 10-game Patoka Lake Athletic Conference winning streak with a 24-21 win.

Evansville Bosse's 40-33 triumph over Castle marked its first win over the Knights since 2006.


Here are teams still perfect after the first four weeks.

Andrean, Lakeland, Gibson Southern, West Lafayette, Homestead, Rensselaer, Columbus East, Concord, Peru, Corydon Central, West Washington, New Prairie, Eastern Hancock, Whiting, Batesville, Evansville Mater Dei, Brownstown Central, Winamac, Leo, Churubusco, North Vermillion, Greencastle, New Palestine, New Haven, Southport, Triton Central, Lebanon, Western, Hobart, Indianapolis Shortridge, West Central, Jeffersonville, Jasper, Oak Hill, F.W. Bishop Dwenger, Penn, Shenandoah, Fountain Central, Yorktown, Center Grove, Scecina Memorial, Indiana Deaf, Hammond Morton, Linton-Stockton, Indianapolis Marshall.

Here are teams still looking for their first win after four weeks.

Logansport, Anderson Prep, Norwell, Cambridge City Lincoln, Wabash, Gary Roosevelt, Wheeler, Clinton Central, Jennings County, Wabash, South Dearborn, Frontier, Clarksville, Crawford County, Crawfordsville, Turkey Run, East Central, Cloverdale, DeKalb, S.B. Washington, Blackford, Taylor, F.W. Bishop Luers, South Central, Covington, North Putnam, Goshen, Pike Central, Hammond Clark, Harrison (West Lafayette), Seymour, Central Noble, Park Tudor, Hagerstown, Wood Memorial, New Castle, Bedford North Lawrence, Muncie South, Mooresville, Mitchell, Manchester, Lawrence North, LaPorte, Lake Station, Indianapolis Manual, Union (Dugger).


Here are the coaches picking up their first victory at their new place of employment in 2013.

Cloverdale – Jarred Duff (52-0 over Turkey Run)

East Central – Justin Roden (35-28 over Franklin County)


To start the 2013 season Indian high school football had a record 66 new head coaching positions filled. It's time to hand out those mid-term report cards.

            School                                                New Coach                        Record

1.            Bedford North Lawrence            Steve Weber                        0-4

2.            Bloomington South                        Mo Moriarity                        1-3

3.            Bowman Academy                        David Nelson                        2-2

4.            Brebeuf Jesuit                        Mic Roessler                        3-1

5.            Broad Ripple                                    Ken McMichel                        2-2

6.            Brown County                                    Ethan Schreiber            3-1

7.            Central Noble                                    Jeremy Yates                        0-4

8.            Crawfordsville                        Mike Hammons            0-4

9.            Chesterton                                    Mark Peterson            3-1

10.            Churubusco                                    Paul Sade                        4-0

11.            Cloverdale                                    Jarrod Duff                        1-3

12.            DeKalb                                                Mike DeVos                        0-4

13.            East Central                                    Justin Roden                        1-3

14.            Evansville North                        Bret Szabo                        2-2

15.            Evansville Harrison                        Cory Brunson                        1-2

16.            Evansville Reitz                        Andy Hape                        2-2

17.            F.W. Bishop Luers                        Kyle Lindsay                        0-4

18.            Franklin                                    Adam Reese                        3-1

19.            Frontier                                    Jamie Sailors                        0-4

20.            Gary Roosevelt                        Ronald Wright            0-4

21.            Glenn                                                Dave Sharpe                        2-2

22.            Hanover Central                        Robert Harrison            JV

23.            Indianapolis Northwest            Nicholas "Rippy" Morales0-4

24.            Indianapolis Shortridge            Steve Moorman            4-0

25.            Indianapolis Washington            Cameron Anderson            1-3

26.            Jay County                                     Tim Millspaugh            3-1

27.            Jennings County                        Dustin Roller                        0-4

28.            Knightstown                                    Kevin Miller                        3-1

29.            Lake Station                                    Rich Lunsford                        0-4

30.            LaVille                                                Will Hostrawser            2-2

31.            Lawrence Central                        Jed Richman                        3-1

32.            Lawrence North                        Patrick Mallory            0-4

33.            Linton-Stockton                        Brian Oliver                        4-0

34.            Madison                                    Patric Morrison            2-2

35.            Madison-Grant                        Craig Barr                        1-3

36.            Manchester                                    Greg Miller                        0-4

37.            Marion                                                Ryan Vermillion            1-3

38.            Milan                                                Ed Wagner                        1-3

39.            Muncie Southside                        Wenstone Nash            0-4

40.            New Castle                                    Will Ragle                        0-4

41.            New Palestine                                    Kyle Ralph                        4-0

42.            North Posey                                    Paul Rynkewich            1-3

43.            Northfield                                    Brandon Baker            2-2

44.            North Judson                                    Kirk Kennedy                        2-2

45.            North Miami                                    Mark Lefebvre            1-3

46.            North Newton                        Aaron Sauter                        1-3

47.            Northridge                                    Tom Wogomon            3-1

48.            Northview                                    Mark Raetz                        3-1

49.            Salem                                                R.J. Hartsfield            2-2

50.            Seymour                                    Josh Shattuck            0-4

51.            Southridge                                    Scott Buening                        3-1

52.            South Adams                                    Rick Burkhalter            2-2

53.            South Dearborn                        Chris Nobbe                        0-4

54.            South Spencer                        Tom Packer                        3-1

55.            Southern Wells                        Steve Yencer                        1-3

56.            Terre Haute South                        Tim Herrin                        2-2

57.            The Howe School                        Tom Barnes                        1-2

58.            Tri                                                C.J. Miller                        1-3

59.            Triton                                                John Johns                        1-3

60.            Triton Central                        Tim Able                        4-0

61.            Warren Central                        Jayson West                        3-1

62.            Wawasee                                    Josh Ekovich                        1-3

63.            Wes-Del                                    Brad Hess                        3-1

64.            West Lafayette                        Shane Fry                        4-0

65.            Western Boone                        Justin Pelley                        3-1

66.            Whitko                                    Josh Mohr                        2-2


Longest current losing streaks

Frontier has 32 straight losses.

Lafayette Harrison has dropped 30 consecutive games.

Central Noble has lost 29 games in a row.

Wabash has 22 losses in a row.

Taylor has 20 consecutive losses.

Blackford has lost 16 games in a row.

Lawrence North and South Dearborn have a 15-game losing streak.

Crawford County has suffered 14 losses in a row.

Crawfordsville has lost 13 straight games.

Union (Dugger) has dropped 11 straight games.

Longest current conference winning streaks

Columbus East has run off 44 consecutive Hoosier Hills Conference games.

Lafayette Central Catholic has won 43 straight Hoosier Heartland and Hoosier Conference games.

Churubusco has won 23 Northeast Corner Conference games in a row.

Homestead has captured 22 straight Northeast Hoosier Conference games.

East Central has won 19 straight Eastern Indiana Conference games.

Penn has won 15 straight Northern Indiana Conference games.

Indianapolis Cardinal Ritter has 12 straight Indiana Crossroads Conference wins.

Longest current conference losing streaks

Wabash has lost 37 straight Three Rivers Conference games.

Lafayette Harrison has suffered 27 straight Hoosier Crossroads Conference losses.

Central Noble has 23 Northeast Corner Conference losses in a row.

Crawford County has dropped 23 straight Patoka Lake Conference contests.

Union (Dugger) has suffered 21 straight Southwest Seven Conference losses.

Riverton Parke has lost 19 consecutive Wabash River Conference games.

LaVille has endured 18 straight Northern State Conference losses.

Bloomington South has suffered 17 straight Conference Indiana Conference losses.

F.W. Wayne has endured a 17-game Summit Athletic Conference losing skid.

Delphi has 16 consecutive Hoosier Conference losses in a row.

Taylor has suffered 14 Mid-Indiana Conference losses in a row.

Cloverdale has run off 12 straight West Central Conference losses.

Mooresville has 13 straight Mid-State Conference losses.

South Decatur has 11 consecutive Mid-Indiana Conference losses.


Homestead 28, Linton-Stockton 25, Columbus East 20, Greencastle 17, Jasper 14, North Vermillion 14, Whiting 13.


Frontier 29, Lafayette Harrison 27, Central Noble 26, Wabash 21, Taylor 18, Norwell 15, Lawrence North 13, Blackford 13, South Dearborn 13, Crawford County 12, Crawforsville 12, Mooresville 12, Union (Dugger) 11, South Bend Washington 11.


Closing in on 250

Mo Moriarty (Bloomington South) 248

Closing in on 150

Herb King (Rockville) 146

Ott Hurle (Scecina Memorial) 146

Closing in on 100

Tony Ahrens (Jasper) 98

Kevin Mills (Springs Valley) 98

Dave Pasch (Indianapolis Lutheran) 97

Bob Holmes (Bremen) 96

Mike Cheviron (Goshen) 96

Pat Parks (Shelbyville) 95

Roger Dodson (Greenfield-Central) 92

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