High schools

High school football players of the week for Nov. 22

Updated: 2013-11-22T04:03:08Z

Missouri: Garrett Titus

•  SCHOOL: Lawson

•  YEAR: Senior

Titus is a candidate to be named the Missouri Class 2 player of the year, and performances like the one he had Saturday against Lafayette County show why. In a 27-14 victory, Titus threw for 282 yards and a pair of touchdowns and also ran for 39 yards and a score. On defense, he intercepted a pass and tallied seven tackles.

Kansas: Tanner Eikenbary

•  SCHOOL: Piper

•  YEAR: Senior

Eikenbary completed 24 of his 38 passes for 302 yards and three touchdowns in Piper’s 27-21 loss to Paola last Friday. In his final five games, Eikenbary had 833 passing yards with 13 touchdowns and no interceptions. He completed 69 of his 111 attempts during that time and added 170 yards rushing and three touchdowns.

| Sam McDowell, smcdowell@kcstar.com | Kathleen Gier, kgier@kcstar.com

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