Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Monday, 06 July 2015
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Monday
Low  61°
High 85°
Tuesday
Low  57°
High 73°
Wednesday
Low  65°
High 81°
Thursday
Low  67°
High 89°
Friday
Low  69°
High 91°
Saturday
Low  69°
High 95°
Sunday
Low  69°
High 98°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 75°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
What a Difference a Year Makes in Elkhart
09/02/2009
 

After back to back winless season in Elkhart, the 2A Wildcats won three of their last four in 2008 and narrowly missed the 2A playoffs. This year, there is optimism going into a football season for the first time in several years. There are 19 starters returning from last year's 3-6 team. Third year head coach Rob Wilson says so far, so good. "I've been really happy with how things have looked," Wilson said. "Most of our juniors and seniors have been starting since they were freshmen. This is five and six years they've been playing in this system."

Key Wildcats include: senior ol/de Ivan Moreno, senior ol/dl Yeset Pena, junior tb/lb Marcus Irsik, junior qb/db Ulises Prieto, and junior wb/cb Jordan Simmons. Last year Elkhart won three games in a row beginning with a win over Syracuse followed by wins over Satanta and Sublette. Wilson says that first win allowed his team to break through. "One of our main obstacles to winning last year was having the belief we could do it," Wilson said. "After we won that first game we had a huge increase in our confidence and I think that helped us in a lot against Sublette and definitely against Satanta. The kids have been able to come in and start where we ended last season."

Wilson will be a guest on the Sportsguys Wednesday morning at 7:37-9:00 on Talkradio 1270 and kscb.net.

2009 Schedule

Sep. 4 vs Cimarron

Sep. 11 vs Southwestern Heights

Sep. 25 @ Leoti

Oct. 2 vs Meade

Oct. 9 @ Syracuse

Oct. 16 @ Sublette

Oct. 23 @ Satanta

Oct. 29 vs Stanton County

© Copyright KSCB News
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
LHS Principal Rafe Begley Passes Away
Shots Fired At Liberal Police Offers, Attempted Murder Charges Sought
UPDATE:Endangered Child Found
Supreme Court Reverses Seward County District Court Ruling
New Laws Take Effect In Kansas
Farmland Values Decline In Kansas
Brooks Bomb Helps BJ's Drop Dodge
Former Jayhawk and KU Football Assistant in Liberal Friday  
USD 480 To Hold New Teacher Fair
Texas County Awarded TSET Grant
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Amtrak's Southwest Chief In Jeopardy
BJ's Slip into Second
Bee Jays Fizzle on the Fourth
Brooks Bomb Helps BJ's Drop Dodge
Thursday Rainout Means Double Header on July 4th
Shots Fired At Liberal Police Offers, Attempted Murder Charges Sought
Yucca Ridge Announces Night Golf Results
Supreme Court Reverses Seward County District Court Ruling
Texas County Awarded TSET Grant
New Laws Take Effect In Kansas
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2015 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group