It has been almost ten years, but Wichita East is headed back to the 6A State playoffs after beating Wichita Southeast 24-0.
“We set out to make this our goal from the start,” East Head Coach Brian Byers said. “We struggled here and there but we made it.”
In order to make it to the playoffs for the first time since 2006, East would have to take down Southeast, who was also a win away from a playoff spot.
The Blue Aces would jump out to an early 14-0 lead, thanks to two…Continue
Even when fully healthy, the East football team likes to run spread formations on offense and spend most of its time throwing the ball.
That became even more magnified Thursday night at Carpenter Stadium after starting running back Calil Burnett injured his ankle last week and was unavilable.
Dominic Webb threw for 278 yards and six touchdowns in East’s 50-7 victory over North in District 7 play. Joseph Patrick caught five passes for 124 yards and four touchdowns.
EAST HIGH AT BISHOP CARROLL
WHEN: 7 P.M on Friday
RECORDS: East 0-1 lost to Kapaun, BC 1-0 Beat Northwest.
ACES TO WATCH: Quarter back Dominic Webb who is a transfer from South High. Webb was 15-32 on passing with 332 yards and 3 interceptions. Webb also rushed for 71 yards last week against the Kapaun Mt. Carmel Crusaders. Another their wide receivers Edwards, Kelly, and Joseph Patrick. According to Offensive Coordinator Coach Dusty Trail, “the Aces defense seems to be…Continue