Emporia Spartans

Kansas Class 5A
Head Coach: Corby Milleson

Overall Record: 4-4
District Record: 4-4
League Record: 3-3 - Centennial League
2017 Football Schedule
Date
Opponent
Notes
Result
9/1
W 17-12
9/8
L 13-20
9/15
L 13-62
9/22
W 61-8
9/29
(Hummer Park)
W 54-13
10/6
L 13-27
10/13
L 7-38
10/20
W 19-14
Emporia News Feed

Kpreps Rankings - Week 8 (Oct 16th)

Find out how the first week of district games impacted this week’s Kpreps Rankings for Week 8! [READ]

Kpreps Game Day - Week 6

Kpreps Kansas Game Day feature this week in order to provide you with a program for things to watch out for in Week 6 action. [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]

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]

Kpreps Rankings - Week 4 (Sept 18th)

The Kpreps rankings have quite a different look this week, especially at the top. There are four new teams occupying the top spot, but only three No. 1 teams suffered losses last week. Where are the changes? Find out with the Kpreps rankings for Week 4! [READ]

The Pick List - Week 3

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]

Kpreps Rankings - Week 3 (Sept 11th)

There is a new No. 1 in the Kpreps Class 6A poll for the first time since November 9, 2015. Derby had held the top spot for 19 consecutive ranking polls. [READ]

The Pick List - Week 2

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]

Late safety allows West to escape with a 22-21 win

The West pulled off a dramatic 22-21 victory with a late safety to win the 44th annual Kansas Shrine Bowl. The West now leads the all-time series 27-16-1. [READ]

Kansas Shrine Bowl kicks off Saturday in El Dorado

The 44th annual Kansas Shrine Bowl is set to kick off at 7:00 p.m. Saturday on the campus of Butler County Community College in El Dorado. All proceeds from the game benefit the network of 22 Shriners Hospitals for Children. [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 - Friday Nov 4th

The Friday Playoff edition of the Subway Fresh Take includes our recap of first-round playoff action from Class 6A, 5A, 4A Divisions I & II, and Class 2-1A. [READ]

Friday Playoff Preview: Class 5A

Kpreps.com breaks down Friday's first-round playoff action in Class 5A. [READ]

Subway Friday Fresh Take - Week 9

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]

Class 6A & 5A Preview - Week 9

Kpreps takes a quick look at each match-up in the Class 6A & 5A first round. [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]

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]

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]

The Pick List - Week 2

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]

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 2015 Class 5A All-State Team Announced

Kpreps presents the 2015 Class 5A All-State team. [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]

District Playoff Scenarios: 6A & 5A

We’ve analyzed the records, completed all the calculations, and researched all of the district tie-breakers. Here is the complete narrative of the district playoff scenarios for each district in Class 6A and 5A. [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]

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]

District Preview: Class 5A

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

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. Eli Renoux (5) & Robert Bundy (25) helped Andover get its first win, 27-13 at Ark City. [READ]

ESU Football Safety Brandon Gentz

ESU Senior Safety Brandon Gentz chats with Cody Hudson on the Sport Report. [LISTEN]

Hutchinson, Shawnee Mission East to battle for 6A crown

Hutchinson and Shawnee Mission East will meet in the Class 6A state championship at 1 p.m. Saturday at Emporia State University's Welch Stadium. [READ]

Thursday First Look - Week 9

A first look at action from Thursday night as the regular season wraps up in Kansas. [READ]

District Playoff Scenarios: Class 6A & 5A

Our complete narrative of the district playoff scenarios for Class 6A & 5A. [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]

District Preview: Class 5A

Kpreps.com previews each 5A district, the key match-ups, and provides predictions of the playoff qualifiers. [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]

Kpreps Rankings - Week 5

Losses by ranked teams in Class 5A, 4A-II, and 2-1A have caused major changes in those respective polls. Take a look at the top five rankings for Week 5. [READ]

Friday First Look - Week 4

Our first look at action from a wild, high-scoring Week 4 of the Kansas high school football season. [READ]

The Pick List - Week 4

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. Pictured above: Bishop Miege's Jafar Armstrong looks for another big game this week as the Stags take on another ranked opponent in St. Thomas Aquinas. [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]

The Pick List - Week 2

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 1 recap

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

Kansas Shrine Bowl Saturday in Pittsburg

The 41st annual Kansas Shrine Bowl will be played Saturday at Pittsburg State University’s Carnie Smith Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. [READ]

2013 Kpreps Class 5A All-State Team

Kpreps.com is proud to announce the 2013 Kansas Class 5A All-State football team. [READ]

Panthers, Lancers set to collide for 6A title

The Derby Panthers and the Shawnee Mission East Lancers will face off the in the Class 6A state championship game Saturday in Topeka. [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]

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]

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]

District Preview: Class 5A

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

Kpreps Rankings - Week 7

There is a new No. 1 team in Class 3A. Find out who as we release the Week 7 Kpreps.com rankings powered by Pinamonti Physical Therapy. [READ]

Interview: Emporia's P. J. Marstall

MyCountry 94.1's Justin McLuckie visits with Emporia head coach P.J. Marstall. [LISTEN]

The Pick List -- Week 6

Our weekly feature of six of the best match-ups across the state plus our predictions on several other games. Colgan's defense has given up only 22 points this season, but will be challenged by unbeaten Columbus. [READ]

Topeka, Shawnee Heights clash on Friday Night Live

A pair of Centennial League foes are set to match up as the Topeka High Trojans face the Shawnee Heights T-Birds on the road at 7 p.m. Friday. The game will be televised statewide on Kansas Cox 22. [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]

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]

Some of the states top programs have new leaders

Mark Schremmer previews a sample of new coaches for the 2013 season including replacements for traditional powers Eudora, Smith Center, Wichita Heights. [READ]

The Shrine Bowl Preview Podcast

Matt Gilmore and Aaron Amershek talk about the storylines for Saturday's 40th Shrine Bowl at Washburn University. [LISTEN]

Strauss named 2012 Dylan Meier Player of the Year

The Dylan Meier Get Busy Livin Foundation in cooperation with Mytown Media and Kpreps.com are pleased to announce that Lawrence High School senior Brad Strauss is the 2012 recipient of the Dylan Meier Get Busy Livin Player of the Year Award. [READ]

Dylan Meier - GBL Player of the Year Finalists

Montel Cozart (Bishop Miege), Clay Rhodes (Blue Valley), Brad Strauss (Lawrence), Tanner Wood (Conway Springs), Zeke Palmer (Biship Carroll), and Jerel Morrow (Emporia) have been named finalists for the 2012 Get Busy Livin' - Kpreps Player of the Year Award promoting The Dylan Meier Foundation. [READ]