Solomon Gorillas

Kansas Class 8M-I
Head Coach: Steve Tiernan

Overall Record: 6-4
District Record: 3-2
League Record: 3-1 - Wheat State League (8M)
2016 Football Schedule
Date
Opponent
Notes
Result
9/2
W 62-16
9/9
L 40-56
9/16
W 54-36
9/23
W 50-0
9/30
L 8-58
10/7
W 60-38
10/14
W 68-26
10/21
W 56-34
10/27
L 6-54
11/1
(@ Burlingame 6:30)
L 46-72
Solomon 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]

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 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]

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]

The Pick List - Week 9

Each Thursday throughout the regular season, The Pick List will feature six 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 both 8-Man classifications. [READ]

Around the Classes - Week 8 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 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]

The Pick List - Week 8

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

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 Game Day - Week 5

Kpreps Game Day is designed to be your program of things to watch for on Friday night! [READ]

Clifton-Clyde, Herington feature a similar single wing

The Kpreps Fan's Choice for Game of the Week features a pair of unbeaten teams in 8-Man, Division 1, District 3. Herington (4-0) travels to Clifton Clyde (4-0) [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 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]

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]

Nicholl: Potential break out players for 2016

Conor Nicholl of Kpreps highlights at least one player from each classification poised for a breakout year. [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]

Kpreps Final Rankings - Nov. 30th

Kpreps presents the final rankings for the 2015 season as three preseason No. 1s finished with state championships, while three more titles were won by teams that began the season ranked No. 2. [READ]

Victoria, Spearville cap perfect seasons with title

Victoria overcame adversity to finish unbeaten and win a second straight 8M-II title, while Spearville ran its single-wing to near perfection in dominating the opposition all season. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Nov 23rd

We've reached championship week in Kansas high school football! Check out this week's Kpreps Rankings as we prepare to crown six more champions this weekend. [READ]

Spearville, Hanover feature contrasting styles in 8M-I

Top-ranked Spearville (12-0) will take on No. 2 Hanover (12-0) for the 8-Man, Division I state championship today in Newton. The game features Spearville's potent rushing attack against Hanover's record-setting passing offense. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Nov 16th

We have reached the state semifinals in the 11-Man classes of Kansas high school football, and the 8-Man state championship games will be played this Saturday in Newton. [READ]

Friday Playoff Fresh Take - Nov 13th

On this Friday Playoff edition of the Subway Fresh Take, we’ll 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 sub-state semifinal match-ups featuring No. 2 Hanover at No. 3 Burlingame and No. 1 Spearille at No. 5 Solomon. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Nov 9th

With seemingly the entire state sharing condolences, prayers, and support, Wallace County returned to the field on Saturday an outscored Ingalls, 74-58. [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]

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]

Friday Fresh Take -- Week 8

On the Friday Fresh Take presented by Subway, we recap some of the state’s top games and highlight a few of the top performances from Friday’s action. [READ]

The Pick List - Week 8

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]

Kpreps Week 8 Rankings (Oct 19th)

Find out the changes to the Kpreps Top 5 Rankings as we prepare for some major district match-ups in Week 8. [READ]

Kpreps Week 7 Rankings (Oct 12th)

The second season is officially here. All classifications are now in district play as we begin to clarify the playoff picture for the 2015 season. [READ]

No.5 Burlingame, Rural Vista clash in district showdown

The fan's choice for statewide Game of the Week features No. 5 Burlingame (5-0) traveling to Rural Vista (4-1) in a key game in 8M-I, District 3. [READ]

Kpreps Week 6 Rankings (Oct 5th)

The top two teams in Class 6A and the top-ranked team in Class 5A lost on Friday. See how those results impacted the Kpreps rankings in Week 6. [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]

Kpreps Week 5 Rankings (Sept 28th)

Week 4's action resulted in changes in the top five rankings in six of the eight classifications. [READ]

The Pick List - Week 4

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]

Kpreps Week 4 Rankings (Sept 21st)

Week 3 of the Kansas high school football season came to a close on Monday night with the completion of games suspended from Friday. The Kpreps Top 5 Rankings are a day late, but we think they are worth the wait! [READ]

Kpreps Week 3 Rankings (Sept 14th)

While there were some upsets in Week 2, changes in the Kpreps Rankings were modest overall. However, Week 3 brings several key games featuring ranked teams and with it there is potential for major changes in the Rankings next week. [READ]

Friday Fresh Take -- Week 2

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

Marais des Cygnes, Burlingame set for early-season test

Kpreps Kansas Game Day features Marais des Cygnes Valley visiting Burlingame in a battle for Lyon County League supremacy. Both the Trojans and Bearcats sit just outside the Kpreps 8-Man, Division I Top 5 Rankings. [READ]

The Pick List - Week 2

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

Kpreps Week 2 Rankings (Sept 7th)

The first week of the Kansas high school football season saw ten ranked teams lose. The biggest changes to our Kpreps rankings occurred in Class 5A where the top four teams fell during Week 1. Here’s a look at the Week 2 rankings. [READ]

Kpreps 2015 Preseason Rankings

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

2014 Kpreps Class 8M-I All-State Team

Kpreps presents the 2014 8-Man, Division I All-State team. [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]

Picks to Click -- Week 8

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

Picks to Click -- Week 7

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 Preview: 8-Man, Division I

Kpreps.com 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]

The Pick List - Week 3

The Pick List features previews and predictions of six of the top match-ups across the state and our predictions on a handful of other games. [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]

Tuesday Playoff First Look

Our first look at every first-round game from a wet and muddy Tuesday night. Despite some delays and sloppy conditions, there were some great games to kick off the 2013 playoffs. [READ]

Tuesday Playoff Preview: 8-Man, Division I

Our previews and predictions of notable first-round games in the 8-Man, Division I bracket as well as a complete list of teams we expect to move on to the second round. [READ]

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]

Friday First Look - Week 8

Our first look at results from Week 8 including a pair of dramatic finishes and a No. 1 team getting upset. In addition, we'll recap how Baileyville B&B quarterback Dustin Rottinghaus led his team past Hanover in the final scheduled showdown between the two eight-man powers. [READ]

Kpreps Kansas Pregame Show - Week 8 (Feature Games)

Matt Gilmore of Kpreps and Conor Nicholl of the Hays Daily News analyze and predict seven of tonight's top games. [READ]

The Pick List -- Week 8

Our weekly feature of six of the best match-ups across the state including the final scheduled showdown between Baileyville B&B and Hanover. [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 6 recap

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

Friday First Look - Week 6

Our first look at action from Week 6, including Rossville's first win since 2003 in the "War on 24" and unbeatens Pittsburg and Coffeyville from an electric Hutchinson Field. [READ]

Hostetter continues a long run of success at Hope

Hope coach Jeff Hostetter won his 200th game last Friday; believed to be a state record for most wins by a Rule 10 coach in football. [READ]

District Previews: 8-Man, Division I

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

Kpreps Rankings - Week 2

Salina South (5A) staked a claim as the top team in all of Kansas with an impressive 41-35 win over previously top-ranked Derby (6A). The Kpreps.com Top 5 rankings for each classification powered by Pinamonti Physical Therapy. [READ]

Kpreps 2013 Preseason Rankings

The Kpreps.com Top 5 rankings for each classification powered by Pinamonti Physical Therapy. [READ]