Festus senior Jaden Rystrom signed a letter of intent this week to play football at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Rystrom played running back and linebacker for the Tigers. He had 573 rushing yards on the season to go along with six touchdowns. On defense, he ended the year with 36 solo tackles and 7 assists. He also had 1 sack and 2 fumble recoveries. He was named the Mississippi Area Football Conference All-Conference 2nd team running back.