Posted On: 01/12/21 7:00 PM

Both Westlake and Cedar Park walked away from the semifinals with a win to advance to the state championship this week. Take a look at the best players from both teams to come out of those games.

1. Nick Morris (SR-LB) - Westlake High School (Austin, TX)

Westlake faced its toughest challenge this season against North Shore but the Chaparrals edged out the Mustangs 24-21 and the biggest part of the victory was thanks to the Westlake defense. Morris had an excellent performance for Westlake as he finished off the night with three sacks. He also had 13 total tackles with nine of them being solo. Morris now has 16 sacks on the season and 88 total tackles and as Westlake prepares to face Southlake Carroll for the state title, the Chaparrals will have to continue to build up its elite defense behind Morris and senior linebacker Brady Lamme.

2. Ryder HernandezRyderHernandez6'0" | QBCedar Park | 2021TX (SR-QB) - Cedar Park High School (Cedar Park, TX)

The Timberwolves strolled past Corpus Christi Veterans Memorial, with a score of 61-28, to advance to the state championship with Hernandez playing a big part in the victory. Hernandez finished the game with 399 passing yards and

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