To cap off their undefeated season, the Lancers defeated the Hutchinson Salthawks to win the state championship 33-14.
Last night, the Lancers qualified to state in a thrilling 36-35 double overtime win to defeat Olathe North.
Two undefeated teams, Olathe North and East, face off tonight with the winner advancing to the state championship.
The Lancers took down SM West 41-0 in the second game of playoffs, qualifying for the semi-finals game and continuing their perfect record.
The Lancers won their region with the season’s first playoff victory
The first round of the playoffs starts tonight against Lawrence High School. Listen for an interview with senior quarterback Gunnar Englund.
After four years of leading the varsity tennis team, senior Elizabeth Barnickel finally won the tournament herself, helping the team to their fourth-straight state championship.
Last Friday, seven boys and two girls competed in the state cross country meet. The boys’ team placed fourth, and junior Maddie Willson placed 22nd for the girls.
The Lancers defeated SM North 62-12 to finish their perfect regular season and become the Sunflower League record holders for points scored in a single season.
Tonight, the Lancers try to clinch their perfect season in their final regular season game against SM North. Can’t make it to the game? Watch the broadcast here.
The boys’ season ended to a 4-1 defeat to Blue Valley Northwest in their Regional finals last Thursday night.
Tomorrow morning, nine East runners will participate in the state cross country championships at Rim Rock Farm.