Girard Trojans

Kansas Class 4A-II
Head Coach: Neal Philpot

Overall Record: 4-6
District Record: 2-1
League Record: 2-4 - Crawford-Neosho-Cherokee
2017 Football Schedule
Date
Opponent
Notes
Result
9/1
L 6-33
9/8
W 35-0
9/15
L 7-54
9/22
vs. Galena
L 7-41
9/29
L 12-28
10/6
W 53-0
10/13
W 12-8
10/20
L 28-44
10/26
vs. Iola
W 25-0
11/3
(at Frontenac)
L 6-41
Girard News Feed

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 II

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

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]

District Preview: Class 4A, Division I

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

District Preview: Class 4A, Division II

Kpreps.com previews each district, the key match-ups, and gives our 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 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]

Friday Night Photo Contest Winner – Week 1

Congratulations to Steve Rosebrough for submitting the winning photograph for Week 1 of the Kpreps Friday Night Photo Contest. Rosebrough's photo captures Frontenac's Broc Ginavan (1) trying to elude a block to knock down a pass from Girard quarterback Ty Norris (9). [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]

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]

Kpreps 2017 Preseason Rankings

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

Updated: Kansas High School Coaching Changes

Kpreps keeps you informed of all the Kansas high school football coaching changes and provides some insight into the coaching positions that remain open. [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 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]

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]

Class 4A-II Quarterfinal Preview

Kpreps previews the quarterfinal match-ups in Class 4A-II where top-ranked Frontenac must travel to Holton and defending-champion Holcomb gets a test from Collegiate. [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 - 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-II

Kpreps.com breaks down Friday's first-round playoff action in Class 4A-II. [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]

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]

District Preview: Class 4A-II

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

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]

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]

GameDay: Dual-threat QBs lead Raiders, Bulldogs

Galena travels to Frontenac in early season CNC showdown. The Raiders have won the past two meetings by five and four points, respectively. [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]

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-II

Kpreps.com breaks down first round playoff action in Class 4A-II including a rematch of a 2014 playoff game between Osawatomie and Holton. [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]

Kpreps Rankings - Nov 2nd

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

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]

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]

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-II

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]

SureFire Picks to Click -- Week 6

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

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]

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]

CNC League Football Preview from ESPN 100.7 Media Day

Chet Kuplen talks to all eight coaches on their upcoming season in the CNC league. [LISTEN]

Kpreps Rankings - Nov. 10th

There are several changes in the Kpreps Rankings this week as we have reached the state quarterfinals in 11-man football and the semifinals in 8-Man. [READ]

Friday Playoff First Look - Nov 7th

Kpreps first look at Friday's playoff action in 6A, 5A, 4A-1, 4A-II, and 2-1A. [READ]

Friday Playoff Preview - Class 4A, Division II

Kpreps previews Friday night's first-round match-ups in Class 4A-II. Can anyone knock off Andale? Cole Norberg and Smoky Valley will get the first shot. [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]

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]

District Preview: Class 4A-II

Kpreps.com previews each 4A-II district, the key match-ups, and provides predictions of the playoff qualifiers. [READ]

Kpreps Rankings - Week 7

Seven ranked teams lost during Week 6 of the Kansas high school football season. Find out how those losses impacted this week's Kpreps Rankings. [READ]

Kansas GameDay: Galena travels to Columbus in CNC battle

Our Kansas GameDay coverage features the top two teams in the CNC League preseason poll as the Galena Bulldogs travel to try and knock off Columbus. [READ]

Media Day: Girard Head Coach Leon Miller

Girard head coach, Leon Miller, talks with Chet Kuplen and Mike Snow on the 2014 season. Trojans return 10 starters on offense and nine on defense [LISTEN]

Penn State Director of Player Dev. Anthony Crespino

Anthony Crespino, a Girard native, talks with Mike Snow and Chet Kuplen about his new job as the Director of Player Development for Penn State University Football. Crespino comes from a family of football and it all started in Southeast Kansas. (photo: courtesy of Zolton Cohen) [LISTEN]

All-Time Football Wins in Kansas

All-Time Football wins in Kansas compiled through the 2013 football season. The top 50 schools are listed. [READ]

District Preview: Class 4A

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

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 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]

The Pick List -- Week 1

Our weekly feature of six of the best match-ups across the state plus our predictions on several other games. [READ]