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Football 2015: A look at the Maize Eagles

2015 Maize football players' preseason video interviews

Maize football players discuss the upcoming 2015 season during a video interview with Joanna Chadwick of the Wichita Eagle and VarsityKansas.com on Aug. 5, 2015.
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Maize football players discuss the upcoming 2015 season during a video interview with Joanna Chadwick of the Wichita Eagle and VarsityKansas.com on Aug. 5, 2015.

Coach: Gary Guzman, fifth season, 19-18

League: AV-CTL I

Last season: 4-5

Last five seasons: 23-23

Projected 2015 playoff team? No

Top skill players

Player

Ht.

Wt.

Pos.

Yr.

Dalyn Johnson

5-8

170

RB

So.

Hunter LaMunyon

6-3

180

QB

Jr.

Chandler Kelley

5-10

155

FS

Jr.

Jake Taylor

6-3

185

WR

Jr.

Top linemen

Player

Ht.

Wt.

Pos.

Yr.

Braden Fountain

6-2

260

G

Sr.

Konner Swenson

6-4

255

T

Jr.

Chris White

5-11

230

C

Jr.

2014 results

Opponent

Score

Derby

W,20-13

Garden City

W,53-37

Salina Central

L,29-28

Campus

W,49-30

Hutchinson

L,40-37

Newton

W,42-41

Carroll

L,69-7

Valley Center

L,28-14

Maize South

L,28-27

2015 schedule

Date

Opponent

Sept. 4

at Derby

Sept. 11

Garden City

Sept. 18

Salina Central

Sept. 25

Campus

Oct. 2

at Hutchinson

Oct. 9

Newton

Oct. 16

at Carroll

Oct. 23

at Valley Center

Oct. 30

Maize South

Hunter LaMunyon on his team

What Maize does well: “We’re going to play at a fast pace and I think that’s key with a spread offense. We have a lot of new guys that are going to be playing, but I think the system is still in place and we just have to find guys that will step up now.”

What has to improve: “We just have to find that leadership. I don’t know if it will take a couple of games or just a few practices, but it’s a little faster pace and we just have to get used to things and get in a rhythm and keep it going.”

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