West Elk Patriots

Kansas Class 8M-I
Head Coach: Chris Haag

Overall Record: 9-2
District Record: 4-1
League Record: 5-0 - South Central Border League (8M)
2016 Football Schedule
Date
Opponent
Notes
Result
9/2
W 54-0
9/9
W 68-20
9/16
(Dexter)
W 54-8
9/23
W 46-0
9/30
W 64-8
10/7
L 42-66
10/14
W 46-24
10/21
W 44-12
10/27
W 66-18
11/1
(@ Oxford)
W 54-30
11/5
(@ West Elk 3:00)
L 28-78
West Elk 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]

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. 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 - 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]

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 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]

Experienced St. Paul has worked towards this season

Saint Paul Indians is one of seven remaining 8-Man teams that remain undefeated heading into Week 8. The Indians are an experienced team full of multi-year starters. [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]

The Pick List - Week 7

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]

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]

The Pick List - Week 6

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]

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

Pride, Hustle, Desire fuel Caldwell to 3-0 start

Caldwell is off to a 3-0 start thanks to the state's top scoring offense at 65.3 points per game. The Blue Jays have returned to the program's old motto of "pride, hustle, desire." [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]

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]

Around the Classes - Week 9 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]

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]

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]

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]

West Elk comes together as "complete team" after tragedy

After the loss of two teammates in a car accident this summer, West Elk players have rallied together to win their first seven 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]

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]

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]

SureFire Picks to Click -- Week 2

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

SureFire Picks to Click -- Week 1

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

Schools with open dates on their 2015 football schedule

Kpreps has identified several schools with “open dates” for the 2015 football season. Contact us if you have further information to update our records, or if you are interested in scheduling one of these schools. [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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

Kpreps Rankings -- Nov. 4th

There is little change in the top five polls as we head into the playoffs. Check out the Kpreps rankings for November 4th powered by Pinamonti Physical Therapy. [READ]

Friday First Look - Week 9

Our first look at Thursday and Friday night action from Week 9 of the Kansas high school football season. [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]

Titans, Patriots soaring with 7-0 records

Class 4A's Columbus Titans and 8-Man Division I's West Elk Patriots both boast 7-0 records after suffering losing seasons a year ago. [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 4 recap

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

Friday First Look - Week 4

Upsets and amazing performances highlight a wild Week 4 in which eight ranked teams lost. You won't believe some of the amazing numbers from this week such as Trae Wrench's 343-yard effort in Gardner-Edgerton's 56-51 win over Bishop Miege. [READ]

The Pick List -- Week 4

Our weekly feature of six of the best match-ups across the state and predictions on several other games. Unbeaten Chanute travels to Pittsburg to take on Alex Barnes (34) and the 3-0 Purple Dragons. [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]

Around the Classes -- Week 2 recap

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