Varsity Kansas

Football 2015: A look at the West Pioneers

Weston Schartz, West football coach
Weston Schartz, West football coach The Wichita Eagle

Coach: Weston Schartz, 19th season, 94-78

League: City League

Last season: 2-8

Last five seasons: 14-33

Projected 2015 playoff team? Yes

Top skill players

Player Ht. Wt. Pos. Yr.
Chaz Capps 6-3 190 QB-DB Sr.
Thomas Washington 5-8 170 RB Sr.
Javon Reed 5-5 140 WR-DB Sr.
Dominic Jones 6-0 195 RB-DB Sr.

Top linemen

Player Ht. Wt. Pos. Yr.
Anthony Leeks 6-1 210 DL Sr.
Austin Wares 6-1 205 DL Sr.
Casey Glann 6-0 200 OL So.

2014 results

Opponent, Score

Dodge City L,27-18

North L, forfeit

East L, forfeit

Kapaun L,42-13

Northwest L,38-0

Heights L,31-7

South W,43-22

Campus W,53-15

Derby L,45-13

Junction City L,17-6

2015 schedule

Date, Opponent

Sept. 4 Dodge City (at Hts)

Sept. 11 North (at Hts)

Sept. 18 East (at NW)

Sept. 25 Kapaun (at WSU)

Oct. 2 at Northwest

Oct. 9 Heights (at NW)

Oct. 16 at South

Oct. 22 Campus (at NW)

Oct. 30 Derby (at Hts)

Chaz Capps on his team

What West does well: “We do a lot of read-option stuff ... we run that a lot and do it really well.”

What has to improve: “Our goal is to win the City League, so we need everyone focused on getting better every day.”