AV-CTL I Football: Week 1
Campus at Dodge City
Campus was 5-5 last season, falling in the second round of the Class 6A playoffs to Wichita Northwest 57-24.
Dodge City was 3-6, falling in the first round to Derby 49-13.
Valley Center at Maize
Maize is coming off one of its best seasons in school history, finishing 9-2 and falling in the Class 5A quarterfinals to eventual state champion Bishop Carroll 26-14.
Valley Center went 5-4 last season, falling in the first round of the playoffs to rival Andover 29-27.
Salina South at McPherson
Salina South finished 3-8 last season, losing in the second round of the Class 5A playoffs to Goddard Eisenhower 20-6.
McPherson is coming off a 10-2 season, losing in the Class 4A, Division I playoff semifinals to Andale 20-13. McPherson moves into the reformatted Class 4A this season.
Garden City at Derby
Derby is the defending Class 6A state runner-up, finishing the season 11-2. The Panthers fell in the state finals to Blue Valley North 49-42.
Garden City reached the 6A quarterfinals last season, falling to Wichita Northwest 49-6 and ending the season 8-3.
Goddard Eisenhower at Salina Central
Goddard Eisenhower went 5-6 last season, falling in the Class 5A state quarterfinals to rival Goddard 28-13.
Salina Central finished 0-9 last season, falling in the playoffs to Goddard 60-13. The Mustangs are on an 18-game losing streak.
Hutchinson at Wichita West
Hutchinson will debut head coach Glen Grunwald. The Salt Hawks are coming off a 5-4 season last year, losing to Campus 27-21 in the first round of the Class 6A playoffs.
Wichita West also finished 5-4, losing to Junction City 28-21 in the first round of the playoffs.