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Senior Blake Gimbel kick-starts the Marshalltown offense

Quarterback/kicker has one of several American Family Insurance ALL-USA Performances of the Week



Marshalltown (Iowa) quarterback Blake Gimbel had a huge night on Friday against Fort Dodge.

Blake Gimbel did everything but line the field for Marshalltown, Iowa, in its 52-15 win Friday at Fort Dodge.

The 6-4 senior quarterback completed 31 of 48 passes for 411 yards and four touchdowns and kicked seven point-afters and a field goal. It was just one of several big efforts. For his effort, Gimbel made the American Family Insurance ALL-USA Performances of the Week list.

The rest of this week’s top high school football performances (in alphabetical order):

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American Family Insurance ALL-USA Performances of the Week

Wyatt Demps, Pleasant Grove (Elk Grove, Calif.)
WR, 2014
Demps had four touchdown catches Friday and blocked a potential game-winning field goal attempt in a 29-28 defeat of Nevada Union (Grass Valley, Calif.).

Darien Fernandez, Wareham (Mass.)
RB, 2013
Fernandez ran for 247 yards and five touchdowns and had a 80-yard kickoff return for a touchdown in a 51-14 win Friday against Falmouth, Mass.

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Joey Hewlett, Northville (Mich.)
QB, 2014
Hewlett needed only 13 completions to throw for 257 yards and five touchdowns in a 49-13 win against South Lyon, Mich.

Dylan Johnson, Sussex Tech (Sparta, N.J.)
RB, 2013
Johnson ran for 346 yards and five touchdowns Saturday in a 39-12 defeat of Snyder (Jersey City).

Connor O’Brien, Santa Margarita (Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.)
S/WR, 2013
O'Brien had eight tackles and an interception, and caught three passes for 63 yards and two touchdowns in the No. 4 Eagles' 55-0 win Friday vs. Trabuco Hills (Mission Viejo, Calif.).

D.J. Rivers, Tallassee (Ala.)
RB, 2014
Rivers needed only seven carries to rush for 134 yards and four touchdowns in a 63-0 defeat Friday of Bullock County (Union Springs, Ala.).

Cory Roberson, Northwest (Cincinnati)
QB, 2014
Roberson completed 24 of 27 passes for 287 yards and five touchdowns and ran for 77 yards in a 48-35 defeat Saturday of Tecumseh (New Carlisle, Ohio).

Josh Rosen, St. John Bosco (Bellflower, Calif.)
QB, 2015
Rosen set a school record with seven touchdown passes Friday in a 61-8 defeat of Santa Fe (Santa Fe Springs, Calif.).

Edward Washington, John Carroll Catholic (Birmingham, Ala.)
DB, 2013
Washington had two touchdowns on interception returns along with nine tackles Friday in a 37-15 defeat of Shelby County (Columbiana, Ala.).
 

Previous American Family Insurance ALL-USA Performances of the Week:
Week 1
Week 2

 

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