De Soto Wildcats

Kansas Class 5A
Head Coach: Brian King

Overall Record: 8-3
District Record: 6-2
League Record: 4-1 - United Kansas Conference
2018 Football Schedule
Date
Opponent
Notes
Result
8/31
W 42-7
9/7
W 47-8
9/14
W 56-0
9/21
W 34-7
9/28
W 38-12
10/5
L 27-35
10/12
W 14-0
10/19
L 35-49
10/26
W 49-7
11/2
(at De Soto)
W 38-17
11/9
(at De Soto)
L 7-24
De Soto News Feed

Kpreps GameDay: Riley County & Olathe West in the semis

Kpreps contributor Conor Nicholl takes a look at how Riley County and Olathe West reached the state semifinals. [READ]

Playoff Preview: Class 6A & 5A (Semifinals)

Kpreps provides a preview and prediction for each sub-state semifinal match-up for both Class 6A and Class 5A. [READ]

Around the Brackets - Nov. 9th

Kpreps takes you Around the Brackets to recap quarterfinal playoff action from Friday night. [READ]

Kpreps Game Day: a few of the state's top defenses

With this week's Kpreps Game Day, Conor Nicholl take a closer look at some of the state's top defenses. [READ]

Playoff Preview: Class 6A & 5A (Quarterfinals)

Kpreps provides a preview and prediction for each quarterfinal match-up for both Class 6A and Class 5A. [READ]

Around the Brackets - Nov. 2nd

Kpreps takes you Around the Brackets to recap reginal playoff action from Friday night. [READ]

Playoff Preview: Class 6A & 5A (Regionals)

Kpreps provides a preview and prediction for each second-round bracket match-up for both Class 6A and Class 5A. [READ]

Around the Brackets - Oct 26th

Kpreps takes you Around the Brackets to recap first-round playoff action from Thursday and Friday night. [READ]

Bracket Preview: Class 6A & 5A

Kpreps provides a preview and prediction for each first-round bracket match-up for Class 6A & 5A. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Week 9 (Oct. 22nd)

The Kpreps Kansas High School Football Rankings for Week 9. [READ]

Kpreps Friday First Look - Week 8 (Oct 19th)

The Kpreps Friday First Look provides a recap of some of the state's most notable games and performances from Friday night's action. [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]

Kansas Volleyball Association Rankings - Oct 17th (Wk 7)

The Kansas Volleyball Association (KVA) released its state rankings for Week 7. [READ]

Around the Classes - Week 7 recap

Caney Valley players Ethan Moreland (55) & Trent Riley (58) carry the jersey of teammate Jalen Bush before Friday's Homecoming game with Parsons. Bush was seriously injured in a car accident earlier that morning and remains in critical condition in a Tulsa hospital. [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]

Kpreps Rankings - Week 7 (Oct. 8th)

The Kpreps Kansas High School Football Rankings for Week 7. [READ]

Kpreps Friday First Look - Week 6 (Oct 5th)

The Kpreps Friday First Look provides a recap of some of the state's most notable games and performances from Friday night's action. [READ]

Kpreps Game Day - Week 6

Kpreps Game Day feature is designed to provide you with a program for things to watch out for each week in Kansas High School Football. [READ]

The Pick List - Week 6

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 6 (Oct. 1st)

Week 5 of the Kansas high school football season saw four teams ranked No. 5 lose and fall out of the rankings last Friday night. [READ]

The Pick List - Week 5

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 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]

Kpreps Game Day - Week 1

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

Labette County visits Pittsburg in Top 5 showdown

The Kpreps fan's choice for statewide Game of the Week features No. 5 ranked Labette County visiting No. 4 Pittsburg. [READ]

Nicholl: Potential Breakout teams for 2018

Conor Nicholl of Kpreps takes a look at teams from each classification that have the potential to significantly improve their record from a season ago. [READ]

Rosters are set for Saturday's 45th Kansas Shrine Bowl

The 45th annual Kansas Shrine Bowl will kick off at 7:00 p.m. Saturday at Pittsburg State’s Carnie Smith Stadium in Pittsburg, Kansas. [READ]

Kansas All-Stars shut out Missouri to end losing steak

Kansas scored in each quarter to beat Missouri 30-0 in the 27th annual BeYOUnion.com All-Star Game presented by the Greater Kansas City Football Coaches Association. [READ]

Be YOUnion.com Kansas vs. Missouri All-Star Game Rosters

Rosters and details are set for the 27th annual BeYOUnion.com Kansas vs. Missouri All-Star Game presented by the Greater Kansas City Football Coaches Association. [READ]

Kpreps Class 4A-I All-State Team - 2017

Kpreps presents the 2017 Class 4A, Division I All-State team. [READ]

Putz named 2017 Dylan Meier-GBL Player of the Year

The Get Busy Livin’ Foundation, along with Kpreps.com, is pleased to announce that Bishop Miege QB Carter Putz has been named the 2017 Get Busy Livin’ - Kpreps Player of the Year Award. [READ]

Dylan Meier - GBL 2017 Player of the Year Finalists

Kpreps is proud to announce the finalists for the 7th Annual Get Busy Livin' - Kpreps Player of the Year Award. The award is made possible by Kpreps and the Dylan Meier Foundation. [READ]

Kansas Shrine Bowl Announces 2018 Players and Coaches

Nemaha Central’s Warren Seitz and Goddard’s Scott Vang set to lead All-Star lineups on the campus of Pittsburg State University on July 28th. [READ]

Kpreps 2017 Final Rankings - Nov. 27th

Check out the Kpreps final rankings for the 2017 season where three teams highlighted as preseason No. 1 in our poll captured state titles this fall. [READ]

Andale looks to dethrone Miege in 4A, Division I

Unbeatens Andale (12-0) and Bishop Miege (12-0) will meet in Topeka to decide the Class 4A, Division I state championship. Miege has won the past three 4A-I titles. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Week 13 (Nov 20th)

We have reached the final week of the Kansas high school football season and the state championship games are set in each classification. Let’s take a look at the Kpreps.com rankings for November 20th. [READ]

Subway Friday Fresh Take - Playoffs Nov. 17th

The state championship games are set! Kpreps recaps the state semifinal results from Friday night's action with the Subway Friday Fresh Take! [READ]

Semifinal Preview: Class 4A, Division I

Kpreps previews the Class 4A, Division II sub-state semifinal games including a rematch between No. 1 Bishop Miege and No. 2 De Soto, and No. 3 Andale traveling to No. 4 McPherson. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Week 12 (Nov 13th)

We have reached the state semifinals of the Kansas high school football playoffs. Let’s take a look at the Kpreps.com rankings for November 13th. [READ]

Kansas Volleyball Association - 2017 All-State Teams

Presenting the 2017 All-State Volleyball teams as selected by the Kansas Volleyball Association. In addition, the KVA has selected its players and coaches of the year for each classification. [READ]

Subway Friday Fresh Take - Playoffs Nov. 10th

In addition to the Subway Friday Fresh Take, listen as Matt Gilmore (Kpreps) & Chet Kuplen (Sports In Kansas) break down the brackets after a wild quraterfinal round. [READ]

Quarterfinal Preview: Class 4A, Division I

Kpreps.com breaks down Friday's quarterfinal playoff action in Class 4A, Division I. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Week 11 (Nov 6th)

We have reached the state quarterfinals of the Kansas high school football playoffs. Let’s take a look at the Kpreps.com rankings for November 6th. [READ]

Subway Friday Fresh Take - Playoffs Nov.3rd

On this Friday Playoff edition of the Subway Fresh Take, we’ll recap first round playoff action from Class 6A, 5A, 4A Divisions I & II, 2-1A, and both 8-Man divisions. [READ]

Playoff Preview: Class 4A, Division I

Kpreps.com breaks down Friday's first-round playoff action in Class 4A, Division I. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Week 10 (Oct 30th)

As the playoffs begin for all classes this week, Phillipsburg remains #2 in Class 3A. [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: 4A-I & 4A-II

We’ve analyzed the records, completed all the calculations, and researched all of the district tie-breakers. The result is a complete look at the district playoff scenarios for every district in Class 4A-I and 4A-II. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Week 9 (Oct 23rd)

There is a new No. 1 in this week’s Kpreps Rankings. Check out the top five polls as we enter the bracket round for Class 6A and 5A and wind down the regular season in all other classifications. [READ]

Subway Friday Fresh Take - Week 8

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]

Kpreps Game Day - Week 8

This week's Kpreps Game Day program features a special helmet sticker for Down syndrome awareness month. In addition, we look at league/conference races winding down. [READ]

It's No. 1 Bishop Miege vs No. 2 DeSoto in 4A-I showdown

Top-ranked Bishop Miege will host No. 2 De Soto in the most anticipated game of the season in Class 4A-I. The Stags and Wildcats complete in the same district, but this could be a preview of the state semifinal game in a few weeks. [READ]

Player Picks to Click - Week 8

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

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 Rankings - Week 7 (Oct 9th)

There are changes at the top of two classifications in this week’s Kpreps Rankings. Let’s take a look at the Kpreps Rankings for Week 7! [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Week 6 (Oct 2nd)

The Kansas high school football season has crossed over the mid-season point and movement in the Kpreps rankings is starting to stabilize. Check out the Kpreps Rankings for Week 6! [READ]

Player Picks to Click - Week 5

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

Kpreps Rankings - Week 5 (Sept 25th)

Seven ranked teams lost during Week 4 action. Find out how those losses impact the Kpreps High School Football Rankings for Week 5! [READ]

Kpreps Game Day - Week 4

Kpreps Game Day feature is designed to provide you with a program for things to watch out for each week in Kansas High School Football. [READ]

The Pick List - Week 4

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]

Player Picks to Click - Week 4

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

Subway Friday Fresh Take - Week 3

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]

De Soto, Louisburg to battle one last time in Frontier

De Soto, ranked No. 3 in Class 4A-I, will travel to Louisburg for a key Frontier League battle. Louisburg beat De Soto last season, 31-17, to hand the Wildcats their only Frontier Leauge loss. This clash of Wildcats was voted by the Kpreps fans as the Game of the Week. [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]

Subway Friday Fresh Take - Week 2

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 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]

Kpreps Rankings - Week 2 (Sept 4th)

The first week of the Kansas high school football season resulted in eight teams that played for a state title last fall dropped their season opener, including three defending state champions. How did the "upsets" impact the Week 2 rankings? [READ]

Kpreps Game Day - Week 1

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

The Pick List - Week 1

Welcome to the 2017 football season and our first edition of The Pick List. 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]

Nicholl: Potential Breakout teams for 2017

Conor Nicholl of Kpreps takes a look at one team from each classification that has the potential to significantly improve its record from a season ago. [READ]

Kpreps 2017 Preseason Rankings

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

Kpreps 2016 Class 4A-I All-State Team

Kpreps presents the 2016 Class 4A, Division I All-State Team. [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 4A-I

Kpreps.com breaks down Friday's first-round playoff action in Class 4A-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 Rankings Week 9 - Oct 24th

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

Kpreps Helmet Stickers - Week 8

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 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]

Subway Friday Fresh Take - Week 7

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]

District Preview: Class 4A-I

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

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]

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]

Kpreps Game Day - Week 6

Kpreps Game Day is designed to be your program of things to watch for on Friday night! [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 3

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]

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]

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]

Kpreps 2015 Class 4A-I All-State Team Announced

Kpreps presents the 2015 Class 4A-I All-State team. [READ]

ASI individualizes training & nutrition for athletes

New to Lawrence, ASI is a strength & conditioning facility specializing in individual strength and performance training along with nutritional coaching for athletes. [READ]

Friday Playoff Fresh Take - Nov 6th

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

Friday Playoff Preview: Class 4A-I

Kpreps.com breaks down first round playoff action in Class 4A-II including Andover Central traveling to Independence. [READ]

District Playoff Scenarios: 4A-I & 4A-II

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 4A-I and 4A-II. [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]

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]

District Preview: Class 4A-I

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

Friday Fresh Take -- Week 6

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

De Soto, Louisburg make strides in Frontier League

Kpreps Kansas Game Day features a pair of Wildcats squaring off as De Soto travel to Louisburg. [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 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 Live Video Broadcast Schedule – Sept 18th

Stay dry! Watch Kansas high school football games live using Kpreps Video Broadcast Schedule! [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]

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]

Kpreps Live Video Broadcast Schedule – Sept 4th

Watch Kansas high school football games live using Kpreps Video Broadcast Schedule! [READ]

District Playoff Scenarios: Class 4A-I & 4A-II

Our complete narrative of the district playoff scenarios for Class 4A-I and 4A-II. [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 4A-I

Kpreps.com previews each 4A-I district, the key match-ups, and provides 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]

District Preview: Class 4A

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]

Kpreps Rankings - Week 6

Does any team want to be No. 1 in Class 6A? Here are the Week 6 Kpreps.com rankings powered by Pinamonti Physical Therapy. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Week 4

Five ranked teams lost last week and three more barely avoided upsets. Here is a look some of the changes for Week 4 of the Kpreps.com rankings, powered by Pinamonti Physical Therapy. [READ]

Friday First Look - Week 2

Connor Lungwitz passed for four touchdowns as Maize upset No. 1 Salina South, 40-28 on Friday night. [READ]