CLASS OF 2017
East St. Louis (Ill.) High School opened the season with an impressive 34-3 win at Providence Catholic on Saturday.
Quarterback Reyondous Estes completed 12 of 25 passes for 263 yards and two touchdowns — both to Mizzou recruiting target Jeff Thomas. Thomas, a four-star wide receiver prospect, caught five passes for 171 yards and two touchdowns.
Ben Davis (Indianapolis, Ind.) High School offensive lineman Pompey Coleman suffered a broken leg in his team’s 38-7 win over Avon on Friday night.
“Finally going home,” Coleman wrote on his Twitter account Sunday. “Surgery went well, long road to recovery but I got God and good people on my side. Thanks everyone for the prayers.”
Wide receiver DaRon Davis and Lee’s Summit (Mo.) North fell to 0-2 on the season with a 30-7 loss at Raymore-Peculiar on Friday.
Whitehaven High School, the top-ranked team in Memphis, traveled to Alabama and left with a 31-20 win over Florence High School on Friday.
Borom helped the Warriors rack up 333 total yards (184 passing, 149 rushing) and 17 first downs in the victory.
Tight end Logan Christopherson came up with a clutch play to help Lemont (Ill.) High School to a 13-7 win over host Richards in the season opener on Friday.
Christopherson caught a 10-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Spencer Nagel early in the fourth quarter to open the scoring.
“It felt awesome,” Christopherson told the Daily Southtown newspaper. “The first catch of the season for a touchdown and we won.”
CLASS OF 2018
Daniel Parker, a junior defensive end and right tackle, and his Blue Springs (Mo.) High School teammates improved to 2-0 with a tough 21-20 victory over visiting Lee’s Summit West on Friday night.
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