The Abilene Cowboys cracked the post-season in 2015, but saw an early exit in the second round. The 9-2 program looks to improve this year with a large returning senior corps, including quarterback Ryan Wilson.
The Wichita Collegiate finished last season 13-1, before falling in the state title game.Starting fullback Juston Flowers said they won't just be returning to state, they'll be winning state this year.
Jim Turner takes over the Scott City football program as head coach for Glenn O’Neil, who left the program for the same position at Topeka Seaman. Turner's been with Scott City athletics for 20 years, most recently serving as defensive coordinator.