Saturday, April 21, 2018

SM Northwest Cougars Decade in Review


SM Northwest Cougars Football



Entering 2018

Aaron Barnett (35-25)  
2010  6-5 - Lost to Olathe East in week-11
2011  4-6 - Lost to SM East in week-10  
Linn Hibbs (7-21)
2012  2-7 - Lost to SM West in week-9 
2013  3-7 - Lost to Free State in week-10
2014  2-7 - Resigns from SMNW and returns to Kansas small class High School Football 
Bo Black (6-21+)
2015  1-8 - Lost to SM South in week-9 
*2016  1-8 - Lost to SM East in week-9
*2017  4-5 - Lost to Olathe South in week-9 and finished 3-1 vs. the SMSD-4 opponents
*2018  0-0 - x
*2019



2018 SFL Schedule - Bo Black (6-21+)
8-31 - @ SM West - Losses in 14-15-16; Won in 10-13-17
9-7 - @ Leavenworth - First time NW has faced the Pioneers as non-conference foes
9-14 - @ Olathe South - Last Win against the Falcons came in 2007 
9-21 - SM East - The Lancers have won 11 straight against the Cougars 
9-28 - @ Lawrence - From 2012 to 2017 lost 6 straight games
10-5 - Olathe NW - Lost in 2015; DNP in 2016 & 2017
10-12 - GET - First meeting in school history 
10-19 - @ SM South - Lost 5 straight from 2011 to 2015; Won in 2016 & 2017 
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Thursday, April 12, 2018

SM North Indians Decade in Review


SM North Indians Football 




Entering 2018

USMC Dennis Grayless (4-24)  
2010  2-8 - Loss to Olathe North in week-10 
2011  2-7 - Loss to Leavenworth in week-9 
2012  0-9 - Loss to SM East in week-9    
Don Simmons (0-9)
2013  0-9 - Leaves SMN abruptly, for similar position in Arkansas High School Athletics
@ Ben Bartlett 
2014  2-8 - Loss to Olathe North in week-10
2015  3-7 - Loss to Lawrence in week-10
*2016  6-5 - SR QB Will Schneider leads Indians to unprecedented season with huge playoff wins
*2017  1-8 - Loss of Will Schneider hurts program trying to rebuild, and wanting to retool/prove  
Zach Rampy (0-0+)
*2018  0-0 - First year   
*2019



2018 SFL Schedule - Zach Rampy (0-0+)
8-31 - SM South - First meeting vs. SMS as HC
9-7 - @ Olathe North - First win in playoff history in 2016. DNP in 2017. 
9-14 - Free State - DNP in 14-15-16-17
9-21 - @ Olathe West - First meeting in school history 
9-28 - Olathe East - Indians last win against the Hawks in week-6 in the 2000 season
10-5 - @ GET - First meeting in school history
10-12 - @ SM West - Indians have not defeated SMW since 2004 
10-19 - Leavenworth - First time meeting as non-conference foes. Formerly SFL 1981-2017.
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Thursday, April 5, 2018

SM East Lancers Decade in Review

SM East Lancer Football 

Entering 2018

Chip Sherman (26-15) 
2010   8-2 - Ended 20 game losing streak against SMSD-West Vikings since 1992 season 
2011   7-4 - Won first playoff game since the Todd Dain (Principal at SM South) era 2000-2002 
2012   7-3 - Fell short in Round-1 to the OSF 
Dustin Delaney (52-8)
2013 11-2 - 2nd in 6A lost to the Derby Panthers
2014 13-0 - Defeated the Hutchinson SaltHawks - 1st ever 6A Football Title
2015   9-2 - lost to Olathe North in week-11
*2016 10-2 - lost to Eric Driskell's BV Tigers in the Sub-State Final 
*2017   9-2 - lost to eventual and first time 6A State Champions BV North Mustangs
Fred Bouchard (0-0+)
*2018 0-0
*2019



2018 SFL Schedule - Fred Bouchard (0-0+)
8-31 - GET - First meeting for SME as a SFL match up; GET is 0-4 vs. the Lancers
9-7 - @ Lawrence - The Lancers have won 5 straight since the 2013 season 
9-13 - Olathe NW - Won 2 games in 2013 & 2017; DNP from 2014 to 2016
9-21 - @ SM Northwest - SME has won 11 in a row since the 2009 season 
9-27 - SM South - First time meeting after a two year hiatus; SME is 9-1 in last 10 games played
10-5 - @ Olathe North - 6-1 in last 7 games played. Lost at ODAC in 2015 week-10 game
10-12 - Free State - The Firebirds are 2-1 in last 3 games played; 6-8 all-time in 14 games  
10-19 - @ Olathe West - First ever meeting vs. the Owls of Olathe West
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Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Olathe West Owls Decade in Review



Olathe West Owls Football

Entering 2018

TJ O'Neill (0-0+) 
*2018   0-0 - Officially first year as a Varsity Football program/team - Compete at 5A in 2018 & 2019 in all sports, and the 5A-East Bracket. The school will be in it's second overall year in existence, led by Principal Jay Novacek (ST Aquinas alumni; Previously of Olathe South-Northwest), and AD Pat Butler (SM South Football alumni.) 
*2019    
2020     
2021     
2022     
2023     
2024      
2025     
2026     
2027

* = Current playoff system. School was not open, nor competed in District playoffs of old KSHSAA format. 

2018 SFL Schedule - TJ O'Neill
8-31 - Free State - First meeting in school history; LFS similar beginnings in 1997-1998 season
9-7 - @ GET - First meeting in school history
9-14 - @ Olathe East - First meeting in school history 
9-21 - SM North - First meeting in school history
9-28 - @ SM West - First meeting in school history
10-5 - Turner - First meeting in school history
10-11 - @ Olathe South - First meeting in school history  
10-19 - SM East - First meeting in school history
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Thursday, March 22, 2018

Olathe South Decade in Review


Olathe South Falcons Football 



Entering 2018

Jeff Gourley (44-35) 
2010   7-4 - Lost to Olathe North in week-11 17-0 
2011 12-1 - 6A State Champions defeating Wichita-Heights 41-37
2012   5-4 - Lost in week-9 to Olathe North 21-14
2013   5-4 - Lost in week-9 to Olathe North 28-0
2014   7-3 - Lost in week-10 to SM West 26-20
2015   1-8 - Retires from Head Coaching position after 8 seasons with the Falcons.  
Craig Lewis (8-12+)
*2016   4-6 - Lost to Blue Valley in week-10 49-35
*2017   4-6 - Lost to Blue Valley in week-10 38-21
*2018   0-0 - x
*2019



2018 SFL Schedule - Craig Lewis (8-12+) 
8-30 - Lawrence - Since 2010 4-4 in 8 games played; lost 3 straight in 15-16-17
9-7 - @ Olathe NW - Lost in 2015; 2004 to 2013 won 11 straight games 
9-14 - SM Northwest - First ever playoff meeting in 2017; 
9-21 - @ SM South - 8-2 in last 10 games vs. the Raiders. First meeting for Craig Lewis
9-28 - Olathe North - 5-25 historically vs. the Eagles. OS is 1-9 in last 10 games played 
10-5 - @ Free State - Last W against the Firebirds was in 2012 week-3
10-11 - Olathe West - First ever meeting in school history   
10-19 - @ Olathe East - Series is tied 15-15 all-time in 30 games played; 3-1 in last 4 games 
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Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Olathe East Hawks Decade in Review


Olathe East Hawks Football



Entering 2018

Jeff Meyers (162-75)  
2010  10-2 - Loss in State SQ/week-12 to Olathe North 13-6
2011  8-4 - Loss to Olathe South in week-12 38-21  
2012  6-5 - Loss to Free State in week-11 28-17   
2013  7-4 - Loss to SM East in week-11 20-13 
2014  3-6 - Resigns from Olathe East after 23 seasons as only Head Coach, currently AC for the William Chrisman Bears of the Suburban League 2015-Present.   
Jesse Owen (11-17+)
2015  3-6 - Loss to Lawrence in week-9 47-8
2016  3-6 - Loss to Olathe South in week-9 35-14
2017  5-5 - Loss to Blue Valley North in week-10 48-30 
2018  0-0 - x 
2019


2018 SFL Schedule - Jesse Owen (11-17+) 
8-31 - Olathe North - 1-1 (500) vs. alma mater
9-7 - @ Free State - Losses in 16 & 17; DNP in 2015 
9-14 - Olathe West - First meeting in school history. Last time did the same against ONW in 2004
9-21 - @ GET - First meeting since 2013 now as a league game instead of week 7-9 District game
9-28 - @ SM North - Last played against SM North in 2015  
10-4 - SM West - Last played against SM West in 2015
10-12 - Pittsburg - First ever meeting in school history   
10-19 - Olathe South - Series is tied 15-15 all-time after 30 games beginning in 1992
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Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Trailblazers Decade in Review 2010-2019

Trailblazers Football 


Entering 2018

Marvin Diener (EKL only - 39-42)  
* Frontier League members 2006-2009 - 22W-7L
2010  11-1 - Led by JR QB Bubba Starling 
2011  8-4 - Led by SR QB Bubba Starling, and future KC Royals - Draft Pick #5  
2012  6-4 - Loss to Lawrence in week-10 - 34-32 
2013  8-2 - Loss to Olathe East in week-10 - 19-7 
2014  0-9 - Loss to Olathe South in week-9 55-22 
2015  2-7 - Defeated OSF in week-9 12-9, 1-2 in District play
2016  4-6 - Nearly defeated the SM East Lancers in week-10 
2017  0-9 - Winless season in 8th and final year of EKL competition    
Ryan Cornelson (SFL - 0-0+)
2018  0-0 -  
2019



2018 SFL Schedule - Ryan Cornelson (2-1+)
8-31 - SM East - 0-1 First time facing SME since 2014 State Championship game vs. Hutch
9-7 - Olathe West - First meeting between both schools 
9-14 - @ Lawrence - First meeting between both schools
9-21 - Olathe East - First meeting between both schools; 2-0 vs. OE while at Hutchinson
9-28 - @ Olathe NW - First meeting between both schools and new Head Coaches
10-5 - SM North - First meeting between both schools and new Head Coaches
10-12 - @ SM Northwest - First meeting between former Hays Indians Coaches and WAC foes
10-19 - SM West - First meeting between both schools 
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