Since a 2017 rule change by the Jayhawk Conference, Kansas high school football players have had fewer opportunities to play at junior college. A study shows the MIAA and KCAC have benefited from the change.
Wichita East High School’s Arthur and Bryce Brown are among the inductees of the 2019 Wichita Sports Hall of Fame class. Collegiate tennis coach Dave Hawley and Northwest soccer coach Bobby Bribiesca were also named.
Darrin Fisher, Goddard’s former defensive coordinator and baseball coach, has been named the next Eisenhower High School football coach. He crosses town to accept his first major head football coaching job.
Over 85 percent of 313 Kansas high school athletic directors voted they would like to see a change in the structure between public and private school sports. An enrollment and success multiplier are options.
Five Wichita area football players committed on National Signing Day on Wednesday. Carroll’s Clay Cundiff, Andale’s Mason Fairchild, Campus’ Quinton Hicks and Northwest’s Marcus Hicks and Breece Hall signed.
Wichita Heights and Kansas Jayhawks star Perry Ellis was named to the Kansas State High School Activities Association’s 2019 KSHSAA Hall of Fame class along with Oscar Birt, Marcel Carter, Fred Cottrell and Erik Nielsen.