State Records: Most Rushing Yards

Tavon Austin, who starred at West Virginia University before joining the NFL, holds state records for  career touchdowns, points, offensive yards and rushing yards. [Photo courtesy WVU/Pete Emerson]

Tavon Austin, who starred at West Virginia University before joining the NFL, holds state records for career touchdowns, points, offensive yards and rushing yards. [Photo courtesy WVU/Pete Emerson]

COMPLETE LIST OF MARYLAND HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL STATE RECORDS
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[restab title=”Career” active=”active”]The following is a list of Maryland high school football players who have compiled at least 3,500 career rushing yards. To submit details on an overlooked performance, please email Sheldon Shealer.
TotalName, School, Years
7,962Tavon Austin, Dunbar, 2005-2008
5,920Ben Tate, Stephen Decatur, Snow Hill, 2003-2005
5,848Dalonte Waters, Parkside, 2010-2013
5,790Marcus Mason, Georgetown Prep, 1999-2002
5,650Isiaha Smith, South Hagerstown, 2011-2013
5,540Terry Caulley, Patuxent, 1998-2001
5,474Raekwon Gray, Urbana, 2011-2014
5,374Olandis Gary, Riverdale Baptist, 1991-1993
5,253Ryan Callahan, Old Mill, 2003-2005
5,237DeRon Ames, Snow Hill, 2006-2009
5,227Walter Cross, Oxon Hill, 1994-1997
5,139Crusoe Gongbay, Rockville, 2008-2010
5,133Morgan Green, Lackey, 2002-2004
5,095Rapheal Wall, Wilde Lake, 1987-1990
4,987Josh Page, Fort Hill, 1995-1997
4,759Hassan Muhammad, Oakland Mills, Cardinal Gibbons, Meade, 1999-2002
4,720Tyree Foreman, Sherwood, 1994-1996
4,698Jake Funk, Damascus, 2014-2015
4,672Ali Culpepper, Dunbar, 1993-1996
4,650Marcus Whalen, Thomas Stone, 1997-1999
4,589Jamaal Johnson, Southside Academy, 2002-2004
4,550Bruce Green, Kent County, 1994-1996
4,541Mike Hall, Parkville, 1997-1999
4,528Ryan Bonheyo, Maryland School for the Deaf, 2005-2008
4,445Michael Campanaro, River Hill, 2006-2008
4,365Sherron Gudger, McDonough, 1989-1991
4,363Matt Castor, Linganore, 2002-2004
4,338Darius Jennings, Gilman, 2007-2010
4,305Josh Keeney, Middletown, 2001-2002
4,304John Seymour, Linganore, 1990-1992
4,234Chad Bradley, Damascus, 1995-1997
4,151Bryan Blessing, Seneca Valley, 1989-1992
4,149Darnell Pearsall, Lake Clifton, 1994-1997
4,090Tex DeLeon, Towson, 1990-1994
4,090Zach Welch, Middletown, 2010-2012
4,075Marc Badger, Fallston, 2009-2012
4,067Steve Suter, North Carroll, 1997-2000
4,044Rayvon Johnson, Annapolis, 1998-1999
4,033Ambrose Wooden, Gilman, 2000-2002
4,020Evan Greenwood, Kent Island, 2011-2013
3,927Tori Willis, Cambridge-S.D., 1991-1993
3,870Jaren Maybin, Catonsville, 2004-2005
3,843Dominyck Sims, Wheaton, 2013-2015
3,832Scott Lehman, Md. School for the Deaf, 2003-2006
3,821Andy Reid, Smithsburg, 1972-1974
3,781Zach Zwinak, Linganore, 2007-2009
3,754Martise Coleman, Maryland School for the Deaf, 2001-2004
3,729Eric Zwilsky, Brunswick, 2003-2005
3,644Dustin Sier, Smithsburg, 2000-2002
3,637Scott Noble, Franklin, 2005-2006
3,627Tanardo Sharps, Meade, 1996-1997
3,593Matt Reidy, Damascus, 2003-2004
3,577Richie Anderson, Sherwood, 1987-1988
3,576Trey Davis, Glenelg, 2013-2015
3,545Kelvin Collins, Old Mill, 1998-2000
3,545Tyler Crounse, Patuxent, 2012-2014
Record Progression
3,821Andy Reid, Smithsburg, 1974
5,095Rapheal Wall, Wilde Lake, 1990
5,374Olandis Gary, Riverdale Baptist, 1993
5,540Terry Caulley, Patuxent, 2001
5,790Marcus Mason, Georgetown Prep, 2002
5,920Ben Tate, Snow Hill, 2005
7,962Tavon Austin, Dunbar, 2008
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[restab title=”Season”]The following is a list of Maryland high school football players who have compiled at least 1,919 total rushing yards in a season. To submit details on an overlooked performance, please email Sheldon Shealer.
TotalName, School, Year
2,918Isiaha Smith, South Hagerstown, 2013
2,879Ben Tate, Stephen Decatur, 2004
2,866Jake Funk, Damascus, 2015
2,741Sherron Gudger, McDonough, 1991
2,701Rob Chesson, Old Mill, 2011
2,660Tavon Austin, Dunbar, 2008
2,630Morgan Green, Lackey, 2003
2,597Greg Goodwin, Huntingtown, 2009
2,594Raiquon Estep, Elkton 2016
2,579Adrian Feliz-Platt, Seneca Valley, 2016
2,553Tavon Austin, Dunbar, 2007
2,543Terry Caulley, Patuxent , 2001
2,495Bruce Green, Kent County, 1996
2,482Josh Keeney, Middletown, 2002
2,466Jaren Maybin, Catonsville, 2005
2,403Ryan Smith, Urbana, 2006
2,346Aaron Venerable, Annapolis, 2000
2,332Germaine Bennett, Suitland, 1998
2,325Aaron Thompson, Mount St. Joseph, 1996
2,295Ray Gray, Urbana, 2013
2,293Evan Greenwood, Kent Island, 2013
2,290Malik Burns, Lackey, 2016
2,285Nathan Ayers, Dunbar, 2009
2,284Josh Furman, Old Mill, 2009
2,281John Seymour, Linganore, 1992
2,279Josh Page, Fort Hill, 1996
2,278Chad Bradley, Damascus, 1996
2,275Larry Washington, Randallstown, 1990
2,261Evan Zedler, Damascus, 2007
2,243Larry McClain, Forestville, 2000
2,214Ben Tate, Snow Hill, 2005
2,165Barrington Edwards, Bowie, 2001
2,158Raekwon Gray, Urbana, 2014
2,155Bruce Dorsey, Frederick, 2004
2,147Marcus Mason, Georgetown Prep, 2001
2,145Mike Hall, Parkville, 1999
2,144Tori Willis, Cambridge-S.D., 1993
2,142Crusoe Gongbay, Rockville, 2010
2,141Dave Brown, Wicomico, 2007
2,129Steve Kelley, Kenwood, 1995
2,118David Johnson, Largo, 1996
2,101Trey Davis, Glenelg, 2015
2,063Raphael Wall, Wilde Lake, 1990
2,062Richie Anderson, Sherwood, 1988
2,060Rayvon Johnson, Annapolis, 1998
2,050Grayland King, Lackey, 1995
2,045James Lewis, Catonsville, 1992
2,039Eric Zwilsky, Brunswick, 2005
2,032John Triplett, Elkton, 2001
2,028Darius Jennings, Gilman, 2009
2,025Umar Ferguson, Albert Einstein, 1997
2,022Darius Jennings, Gilman, 2009
2,021Tex DeLeon, Towson, 1992
2,019Zack Zwinak, Linganore, 2009
2,018Matthew Winger, Atholton, 2005
2,016Olandis Gary, Riverdale Baptist, 1992
2,014John Seymour, Linganore, 1991
2,012Zack Zwinak, Linganore, 2009
2,009Steve Matthews, Catonsville, 1999
2,005Malik Anderson, Howard, 2015
2,004Isiaha Smith, South Hagerstown, 2012
2,003Tyler Crounse, Patuxent, 2013
1,984Marcus Whalen, Thomas Stone, 1998
1,977Dwayne Thornton, Catonsville, 1998
1,957Zach Welch, Middletown, 2012
1,956L.J. Jackson, Frederick, 1994
1,948Rayvon Johnson, Annapolis, 1999
1,927Rayshawn Taylor, Wheaton, 2010
1,922Lamont Jordan, Suitland, 1996
1,920Marcus Whalen, Thomas Stone, 1999
1,919Olandis Gary, Riverdale Baptist, 1991
Record Progression
2,062Richie Anderson, Sherwood, 1988
2,275Larry Washington, Randallstown, 1990
2,741Sherron Gudger, McDonough, 1991
2,879Ben Tate, Stephen Decatur, 2004
2,918Isiaha Smith, South Hagerstown, 2013
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[restab title=”Season, Per Game Avg.”]The following is a list of Maryland high school football players who have averaged at least 186.5 rushing yards per game for a season. To submit details on an overlooked performance, please email Sheldon Shealer.
TotalName, School, Details
265.3Isiaha Smith, South Hagerstown (2,918 in 11 games), 2013
232.5Aaron Thompson, Mount St. Joseph (2,325 in 10 games), 1996
221.4Ben Tate, Stephen Decatur (2,879 in 13), 2004
216.4Archie Wannamaker, Mount St. Joe (1,731 in 8), 1995
214.5Mike Hall, Parkville (2,145 in 10), 1999
212.9Steve Kelley, Kenwood (2,129 in 10), 1995
210.8Sherron Gudger, McDonough (2,741 in 13), 1991
206.2Richie Anderson, Sherwood (2,062 in 10), 1988
205.5Jaren Maybin, Catonsville (2,466 in 12 games), 2005
205.0Grayland King, Lackey (2,050 in 10), 1995
204.7Jake Funk, Damascus (2,866 in 14), 2015
204.5James Lewis, Catonsville (2,045 in 10), 1992
202.5Umar Ferguson, Albert Einstein (2,025 in 10), 1997
202.2Darius Jennings, Gilman (2,022 in 10), 2009
202.1Tex DeLeon, Towson (2,021 in 10), 1992
201.9Korey Singleton, Oakland Mills (1,817 in 9), 1990
201.6Olandis Gary, Riverdale Baptist (2,016 in 10), 1992
200.4Isiaha Smith, South Hagerstown (2004 in 10), 2012
200.3Ryan Smith, Urbana (2,403 in 12), 2006
198.4Marcus Whalen, Thomas Stone (1,984 in 10), 1998
195.6L.J. Jackson, Frederick (1,956 in 10), 1994
192.7Terrence Kerns, Thomas Johnson (1,734 in 9), 2006
192.7Rayshawn Taylor, Wheaton (1,927 in 10 games), 2010
192.2LaMont Jordan, Suitland (1,922 in 10), 1996
191.9Olandis Gary, Riverdale Baptist (1,919 in 10), 1992
191.1Bruce Green, Kent County (2,495 in 13), 1996
190.9Josh Keeney, Middletown (2,482 in 13), 2002
190.1John Seymour, Linganore (2,281 in 12), 1992
190.0Tavon Austin, Dunbar (2,660 in 14), 2008
187.9Morgan Green, Lackey (2,630 in 14), 2003
187.3Rayvon Johnson, Annapolis (2,060 in 11), 1998
187.2DeSean Moore, Forestville (1,872 in 10), 1993
186.7Eric Moats, Hancock (1,680 in 9), 1990
Record Progression
206.2Richie Anderson, Sherwood (2,062 in 10), 1988
210.8Sherron Gudger, McDonough (2,741 in 13), 1991
216.4Archie Wannamaker, Mount St. Joseph (1,731 in 8), 1995
232.5Aaron Thompson, Mount St. Joseph (2,325 in 10 games), 1996
265.3Isiaha Smith, South Hagerstown (2,918 in 11 games), 2013
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[restab title=”Game”]The following is a list of Maryland high school football players who have rushed for at least 324 yards in a game. To submit details on an overlooked performance, please email Sheldon Shealer.

TotalName, School, Details
446Sam Hess, Hancock vs. St. James, 1998
436Brad Casale, Bel Air vs. C.M. Wright, Oct. 30, 2014
418Darnell Dennis, Cambridge-S.D. vs. Kent, Dec. 1, 1996 (state title game)
414Josh Furman, Old Mill vs. Arundel, Nov. 20, 2009 (region final)
411Ryan Davis, Catonsville vs. Towson, Nov. 1, 1996
409Khalil Wilson, Einstein vs. Rockville, Sept. 20, 2013
391Marcus Coker, DeMatha vs. Gilman, 2009
384Jeff Smiley, James M. Bennett vs. Easton, Sept. 22, 2000
383Jason Boyd, Queen Anne's vs. Easton, Oct. 10, 1997
383David Dudley, Joppatowne vs. Havre de Grace, Sept. 16, 2005
376Jeremy Sellers, Westmar vs. Beall, Nov. 10, 2000
373Greg Goodwin, Huntingtown vs. Great Mills, 2009
367Archie Wannamaker, Mount St. Joseph vs. City, 1995
364Isiaha Smith, South Hagerstown vs. Catoctin, 2013
362Anthony Winter, North Hagerstown vs. South Hagerstown, 2010
354James Garrett, Chopticon vs. Great Mills, Oct. 16, 1998
354Vinnie Rubbo, Oakland Mills vs. Howard, Oct. 5, 1997
354Zach Welch, Middletown vs. Oakdale, Sept. 28, 2012
353Jason Jackson, Oxon Hill vs. H.D. Woodson (D.C.), Sept. 9, 2000
352Avery Ezell, Walkersville vs. Tuscarora, 2012
351David Hammond, St. James vs. Bishop Walsh, 2003
348Umar Ferguson, Einstein vs. Bethesda-Chevy Chase, 1999
348Isiaha Smith, South Hagerstown vs. Boonsboro, 2013
347Byron Stewart, Friendly vs. Central, 1972
346Bryce Beville, DeMatha vs. Gonzaga (D.C.), 1989
344Isaiah Keyes, North Hagerstown vs. Williamsport, 2013
344Scott Noble, Franklin vs. Catonsville, 2005
342Brashaad Mayweather, Old Mill, 2002
341Ryan Callahan, Old Mill vs. Arundel, Oct. 23, 2004
341Matt Winger, Atholton vs. Rockville, Sept. 16, 2005
340Nathan Ayers, Dunbar vs. Forestville, 2009 (region semifinals)
338Anthony Winter, North Hagerstown vs. Smithsburg, 2010
337Jake Fernandez, Manchester Valley vs. Liberty, Oct. 25, 2013
336Bill Shaffer, Liberty vs. Mt. Hebron, Sept. 24, 1995
335Brian Parker, Springbrook vs. Walt Whitman, Sept. 10, 1996
334Frank Brown, North County vs. Chesapeake-AA, 1992
333Darren Johnson, Archbishop Spalding vs. Calvert Hall, Sept. 11, 1999
330Quentin Ezell, Walkersville vs. Frederick, 2010
330Rayvon Johnson, Annapolis vs. Glen Burnie, 1999
329Phillip Butler, North Hagerstown vs. Catoctin, 2011
329D.J. Costello, Middletown vs. Boonsboro, 2000
329Umar Ferguson, Einstein vs. Walter Johnson, Oct. 31, 1997
327Zach Zwinak, Linganore vs. Damascus, 2009 (region semifinal)
326Bruce Green, Kent County vs. Stephen Decatur, Oct. 4, 1996
326Darius Jennings, Gilman vs. Loyola, Oct. 17, 2009
325Isiaha Smith, South Hagerstown vs. North Hagerstown, Nov. 8, 2013
325Rayheam Tull, Old Mill vs. Chesapeake-AA, Oct. 13, 2017
324John Seymour, Linganore vs. Douglass-PG, 1991 (state semifinal)
324Zach Welch, Middletown vs. Urbana, Oct. 5, 2012
Record Progression
347Byron Stewart, Friendly vs. Central, 1972
367Archie Wannamaker, Mount St. Joseph vs. City, 1995
411Ryan Davis, Catonsville vs. Towson, Nov. 1, 1996
418Darnell Dennis, Cambridge-S.D. vs. Kent, Dec. 1, 1996 (state title game)
446Sam Hess, Hancock vs. St. James, 1998
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