Webb City wins 5th straight Missouri state title

by Jeff Fisher

Webb City High School football Webb City defeated Central (Cape Girardeau) 48-21 Saturday to win the school’s fifth straight Class 4 state title.  The Cardinals finish a perfect 15-0, which gives the school its 13th overall state crown.

Central got out to a 14-0 first quarter lead before Webb City behind quarterback Tyson Roderique kicked things into high-gear, leading the Cardinals to 27 points in the second quarter.  Roderique, who is the son of head coach John Roderique, rushed for 91 yards.

You can listen to our radio show interview with John Roderique earlier this year below.  Roderique’s record at Webb City is now an incredible 220-19.

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Jeff Fisher
Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.