St. Francis Indians

Kansas Class 8M-I
Head Coach: Rodney Yates

Overall Record: 11-1
District Record: 6-0
League Record: 5-0 - Northwest Kansas League
2016 Football Schedule
Date
Opponent
Notes
Result
9/2
W 22-20
9/9
(Brewster)
W 54-0
9/16
W 66-18
9/23
W 48-0
9/30
W 50-0
10/7
W 52-6
10/14
@ OPEN
10/21
W 57-0
10/27
W 54-0
11/1
(@ St. Francis 6:00)
W 54-0
11/5
(@ South Central)
W 48-0
11/11
(at St. Francis)
W 36-30
11/19
(11/19)
L 24-38
St. Francis News Feed

8-Man All-Star Game scheduled for Saturday in Beloit

The 32nd annual Kansas Eight-Man All-Star Game is scheduled for Saturday, June 10th in Beloit. Visit 8manallstars.com & kvsvradio.com for more information. [READ]

Kpreps All-State players committing to play in college

Find out where players receiving Kpreps 2016 All-State honors are headed to play at the next level. Help us complete this list, DM us @Kpreps on Twitter, or email matt@kpreps.com. [READ]

8-Man All-Star Game scheduled for Saturday in Beloit

The 32nd annual Kansas Eight-Man All-Star Game is scheduled for Saturday, June 10th in Beloit. Visit 8manallstars.com for more information. [READ]

Kpreps 2016 8M-I All-State Team

Kpreps presents the 2016 8-Man, Division I All-State team. [READ]

Kpreps Helmet Stickers - State Champions

We would like to thank Athletic Strength Institute (ASI) of Lawrence for powering the Kpreps Helmet Stickers feature this fall. Check them out online at AthleticSI.com and follow ASI on Twitter @AthleticSI or Facebook. [READ]

Kpreps Final Rankings - Nov. 28th

Check out the Kpreps final rankings for the 2016 season where five teams highlighted as preseason No. 1 in our poll captured state titles this fall. [READ]

Kpreps Kansas Pregame Show - Nov. 26

Listen to our state championship edition of the Kpreps Kansas Pregame Show where we break down last week's 8-man championships and preview Saturday's 11-man title games. [READ]

Osborne grinds out state title win; Bruna sets 8M record

Conor Nicholl takes a second look at Osborne's state championship win over St. Francis, and recaps the record-setting careers of Hanover's Will Bruna and Dighton's Tyler Lingg. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Nov. 21st

It is state championship week! The 11-Man classes will crown their champions this weekend, while the state trophies were hoisted in Newton this past Saturday for both 8-Man classes. [READ]

Kpreps Helmet Stickers - Week 12 (Nov. 20th)

Each Sunday our experts will hand out helmet stickers to a team or individual that delivered the most important performance of the week in their opinion. Powered by Athletic Strength Institute (ASI) of Lawrence! [READ]

Grabast, Osborne win 8-Man, Div. I state championship

Cullen Grabast rushed for 189 yards and two fourth quarter touchdowns to lift Osborne to a 38-24 win over St. Francis in the Eight-Man, Division I state title game. [READ]

St. Francis, Osborne ready for 8M-I title showdown

St. Francis has reached the school's first ever state football championship game. The Indians will take on undefeated Osborne in the 8-Man, Division I title game in Newton. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Nov. 14th

We have reached the state semifinals in the 11-Man classes of Kansas high school football, and the 8-Man classes will play the state title games this week. Let’s take a look at the Kpreps.com rankings for November 14th. [READ]

Kpreps Helmet Stickers - Week 11 (Nov. 13th)

Each Sunday our experts will hand out helmet stickers to a team or individual that delivered the most important performance of the week in their opinion. Powered by Athletic Strength Institute (ASI) of Lawrence! [READ]

Subway Playoff Fresh Take - Friday Nov 11th

On this Friday Playoff edition of the Subway Fresh Take, we recap quarterfinal playoff action from the 11-Man classes as well as the 8-Man state semifinals. [READ]

8-Man, Division I Semifinal Preview

Kpreps previews the 8-Man, Division I state semifinals including a showdown between No. 3 Burlingame and No. 4 Osborne, and No. 1 Spearville traveling to No. 2 St. Francis. [READ]

Picks to Click -- Top Performers of the Year

Kpreps presents the final fantasy standings in our Player Picks to Click for 2016. We've also included the top ten scoring performances from individual players throughout the season. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Nov. 7th

We have reached the state quarterfinals in the 11-Man classes of Kansas high school football, and the 8-Man classes will play the semifinals this week. Let’s take a look at the Kpreps.com rankings for November 7th. [READ]

Kpreps Helmet Stickers - Week 10 (Nov.6th)

Each Sunday our experts will hand out helmet stickers to a team or individual that delivered the most important performance of the week in their opinion. Powered by Athletic Strength Institute (ASI) of Lawrence! [READ]

Subway Playoff Fresh Take - Saturday Nov 5th

On this special Saturday playoff edition of the Subway Fresh Take, we’ll recap second round playoff action from Class 3A and both 8-Man divisions. [READ]

Saturday Playoff Preview: Class 8M-I

Kpreps.com breaks down Friday's first-round playoff action in Class 8M-I. [READ]

Subway Playoff Fresh Take - Tues Nov 1st

On this special Tuesday Playoff edition of the Subway Fresh Take, we’ll recap first round playoff action from Class 3A and both 8-Man divisions. [READ]

Tuesday Playoff Preview: 8-Man, Division I

Kpreps.com breaks down Tuesday's first-round playoff action in Class 8-man Division I. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Oct 31st

The regular season is complete and it’s finally playoff time! Here’s a look at the Kpreps Rankings for October 31st. [READ]

Kpreps Helmet Stickers - Week 9

Each Sunday our experts will hand out helmet stickers to a team or individual that delivered the most important performance of the week in their opinion. Powered by Athletic Strength Institute (ASI) of Lawrence! [READ]

Player Picks to Click - Week 9

In our Picks to Click, we feature six players from across the state that we feel will have breakout performances on Friday night. [READ]

District Playoff Scenarios: 8 Man-I & 8 Man-II

We’ve analyzed the records, completed all the calculations, and researched all of the district tie-breakers. The result is this complete narrative of the district playoff scenarios for both 8-Man classifications. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings Week 9 - Oct 24th

There are two new No. 1 teams as we head into Week 9 of the Kpreps Rankings. [READ]

Kpreps Game Day - Week 8

In this week's Kpreps Game Day, we break down the race for the league championship in each league/conference in the state. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings Week 8 - Oct 17th

There is a new No. 1 in Class 5A this week as the top two teams in the 5A poll lost last week. Here’s a look at the Kpreps Rankings for Week 8. [READ]

Kpreps Helmet Stickers - Week 7

Each Sunday our experts will hand out helmet stickers to a team or individual that delivered the most important performance of the week in their opinion. Powered by Athletic Strength Institute (ASI) of Lawrence! [READ]

Kpreps Rankings Week 7 - Oct 10th

There are changes in all by one classification of the Kpreps Rankings for Week 7. [READ]

Kpreps Helmet Stickers - Week 6

Each Sunday our experts will hand out helmet stickers to a team or individual that delivered the most important performance of the week in their opinion. Powered by Athletic Strength Institute (ASI) of Lawrence! [READ]

Subway Friday Fresh Take - Week 6

Subway sponsors our Friday Fresh Take where we provide a recap of some of the state's most notable games and performances from Friday night's action. [READ]

Unbeatens St. Francis, Atwood to battle for the Yoke

Top-ranked St. Francis travels to undefeated Atwood-Rawlins County in the fan's choice for Kpreps Game of the Week! [READ]

Trojans ride key win into showdown with No. 4 Osborne

Logan-Palco is off to a 5-0 start behind standout running back David Thompson and quarterback Josh Van Laeys. Friday, the Trojans take on No. 4 Osborne (5-0) in a key District 4 battle. [READ]

Kpreps Week 6 Rankings (Oct 3rd)

Two top-ranked teams lost in Week 5. Find out how Mill Valley and Rossville's losses impact the Kpreps Rankings in Week 6? [READ]

Kpreps Helmet Stickers - Week 5

Each Sunday our experts will hand out helmet stickers to a team or individual that delivered the most important performance of the week in their opinion. Powered by Athletic Strength Institute (ASI) of Lawrence! [READ]

The Pick List - Week 5

Each Thursday throughout the regular season, The Pick List features six of the best match-ups across the state, and we make our predictions on a handful of other games. [READ]

District Preview: 8-Man, Division I

Kpreps previews each district, the key match-ups, and gives our predictions of the playoff qualifiers. [READ]

Around the Classes - Week 4 recap

Kpreps.com takes you Around the Classes as we look at a handful of games in each classification from teams outside our top five rankings. [READ]

Around the Classes - Week 3 recap

Kpreps.com takes you Around the Classes as we look at a handful of games in each classification from teams outside our top five rankings. [READ]

Kpreps Week 4 Rankings (Sept 19th)

Are the major upsets beginning to settle down? Despite a couple of losses, there are no changes in the four smaller class rankings this week, but there is movement in the larger classes. [READ]

Kpreps Week 3 Rankings (Sept 12th)

Weather played a major role in several games being postponed last Friday night. See how the top five looks in each classification as we enter Week 3. [READ]

Kpreps helmet stickers for Week 2

Each Sunday our experts will hand out helmet stickers to a team or individual that delivered the most important performance of the week in their opinion. Powered by Athletic Strength Institute (ASI) of Lawrence! [READ]

Player Picks to Click - Week 2

In our Picks to Click, we feature six players from across the state that we feel will have breakout performances on Friday night. [READ]

Kpreps Week 2 Rankings (Sept 5th)

The first week of the Kansas high school football season resulted in 11 ranked teams losing their season opener. How did the "upsets" impact the Week 2 rankings? [READ]

Kpreps helmet stickers for Week 1

Each Sunday our experts will hand out helmet stickers to a team or individual that delivered the most important performance of the week in their opinion. Powered by Athletic Strength Institute (ASI) of Lawrence! [READ]

St. Francis holds off Wallace County, 22-20

Top-ranked St. Francis (8M-I) held off No. 4 Sharon Springs-Wallace County (8M-II) 22-20 on Friday handing the Wildcats their first regular-season loss since 2011. [READ]

Game Day: Wallace County travels to No. 1 St. Francis

Sharon Springs-Wallace County will try and extend the state's longest current regular-season winning streak by knocking off 8M-I No. 1 St. Francis. [READ]

Player Picks to Click - Week 1

In our Picks to Click, we feature six players from across the state that we feel will have breakout performances on Friday night. [READ]

Ready to repeat? Defending champs set sights high again

Kpreps' Mark Schremmer takes a quick look at each of the defending state champions' chances of winning it all again this fall. [READ]

Kpreps 2016 Preseason Rankings

Kpreps presents the preseason Top 5 football rankings in each classification. [READ]

Kpreps 2015 8M-I All-State Team Announced

Kpreps presents the 2015 8-Man, Division I All-State team. [READ]

Kpreps 8M-I All-District Teams Announced

Lane Hobrock (left) of St. Francis tries to bring down Osborne's Cullen Grabast (right). Both players were named to the Kpreps All-District team in their respective districts. [READ]

2015 All-District nomination forms due Dec 7th

Kpreps.com is in the process of obtaining nominations for our sixth annual All-District teams for Class 2-1A and Eight-Man Divisions I and II. Nominations are due by Monday, December 7th. [READ]

8-Man, Division I Semifinal Preview

Kpreps previews the 8-Man, Division I sub-state semifinal match-ups featuring No. 2 Hanover at No. 3 Burlingame and No. 1 Spearille at No. 5 Solomon. [READ]

Saturday Playoff Fresh Take - Nov 7th

On this special Saturday playoff edition of the Subway Fresh Take, we recap second round playoff action from Class 3A and both 8-Man divisions. [READ]

Saturday Playoff Preview - Class 8M-I

Kpreps.com breaks down the quarterfinal round playoff action in Eight-Man, Division I including No. 1 Spearville hosting defending champion No. 2 Central Plains. [READ]

Tuesday Playoff Fresh Take - Nov 3rd

On this special Tuesday Playoff edition of the Subway Fresh Take, we’ll recap first-round playoff action from Class 3A and both 8-Man divisions. [READ]

Tuesday Playoff Preview: 8-Man, Division I

Kpreps.com breaks down first round playoff action in Class 8-man Division I including a battle of 8-1 teams as Solomon travels to South Central. [READ]

Chase, South Central look to change recent playoff trend

Chase (8M-II) and South Central (8M-I) are two of an intriguing collection of eight-man teams that have put together great seasons but haven’t had recent success in the playoffs. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Nov 2nd

Check out the Kpreps Top 5 Rankings as we head into the first round of the playoffs. [READ]

The Pick List - Week 9

Each Thursday throughout the regular season, The Pick List will feature a few of the best match-ups across the state, and make our predictions on a handful of other games. [READ]

District Playoff Scenarios: 8 Man-I & 8 Man-II

We’ve analyzed the records, completed all the calculations, and researched all of the district tie-breakers. The result is this complete narrative of the district playoff scenarios for every 8-Man district in the state. [READ]

Kpreps Week 9 Rankings (Oct 26th)

Check out the Kpreps Top 5 Rankings as we enter the final week of the regular season. [READ]

The Pick List - Week 7

Each Thursday throughout the regular season, The Pick List will feature a few of the best match-ups across the state, and make our predictions on a handful of other games. [READ]

Around the Classes - Week 6 recap

Kpreps.com takes you Around the Classes as we look at a handful of games in each classification from teams outside our top five rankings. [READ]

Around the Classes - Week 5 recap

Kpreps.com takes you Around the Classes as we look at a handful of games in each classification from teams outside our top five rankings. [READ]

The Pick List - Week 5

Each Thursday throughout the regular season, The Pick List will feature a few of the best match-ups across the state, and make our predictions on a handful of other games. [READ]

District Preview: 8-Man, Division I

Kpreps.com previews each district, the key match-ups, and gives our predictions of the playoff qualifiers. [READ]

District play begins now for several 8-Man teams

It's only Week 3 of the Kansas high school football season, but district play begins on Friday for a handful of 8-Man teams. [READ]

Around the Classes - Week 2 recap

Kpreps.com takes you Around the Classes as we look at a handful of games in each classification from teams outside our top five rankings. [READ]

Around the Classes - Week 1 recap

Kpreps.com takes you Around the Classes as we look at a handful of games in each classification from teams outside our top five rankings. [READ]

District Playoff Scenarios: 8 Man-I & 8 Man-II

Our complete narrative of the district playoff scenarios for 8-Man I and 8-Man II. [READ]

Early District Playoff scenarios: 2-1A, 8 Man-1, 8 Man-2

We've taken an early look at the district records and tried to clarify the playoff picture for these classes as much as possible with two weeks remaining. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Week 8

Check out the Kpreps.com Rankings for Week 8 as major changes occurred in Class 5A and 4A-I. [READ]

Around the Classes - Week 5 recap

Kpreps.com takes you Around the Classes as we look at a handful of games in each classification from teams outside our top five rankings. [READ]

District Preview: 8-Man, Division I

Kpreps.com previews each district, the key match-ups, and gives our predictions of the playoff qualifiers. [READ]

Potential breakout teams & players in the west

Conor Nicholl identifies some potential teams and players from smaller classes poised to have solid seasons on the west side of the state. [READ]

Around the Classes -- Week 7 recap

Kpreps.com takes you Around the Classes as we look at a handful of games in each classification from teams outside our top five rankings. [READ]

Around the Classes -- Week 5 recap

Our weekly recap of several games around the state featuring teams not ranked in our Kpreps.com poll. [READ]

District Preview: Class 2-1A

Kpreps.com previews each district, the key match-ups, and gives our predictions of the playoff qualifiers. [READ]

A quick look at new football classifications

On Friday, the Kansas State High School Activities Association released football classifications for the 2014 and 2015 seasons. Here's our initial breakdown of the changes. [READ]

Around the Classes -- Week 3 recap

Around the Classes is our weekly recap of several games around the state featuring teams not ranked in our Kpreps.com poll. [READ]