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Wichita East High School Aces

  • Wichita East Blue Aces

    Wichita East opened in 1924 as Wichita High School. The school is located at 2301 E. Douglas in Wichita. The 6A Blue Aces play in the Wichita City League.

    East has won 99 state championships: baseball (1945, 1946, 1951, 1956, 1957), boys basketball (1915, 1925, 1951, 1962, 1972, 1992, 2002, 2005), boys cross country (1957, 1958, 1959, 1962, 1964), football (1982, 1983), golf (1936 two-man, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1945 two-man, 1946, 1946 two-man, 1950, 1950 two-man, 1951, 1951 two-man, 1952, 1952 two-man, 1954 two-man, 1955 two-man, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1960 two-man, 1965), boys gymnastics (1963), boys swimming (1931, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1965, 1966, 1967, 2013), boys track (1913, 1914, 1917, 1926, 1929, 1930, 1939, 1940, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1949, 1950, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1957 indoor, 1957 outdoor, 1958, 1959, 1961, 1962, 1964, 1965 indoor, 1965 outdoor, 1966 indoor, 1966 outdoor, 1967 indoor, 1967 outdoor, 1974, 1996), wrestling (1931, 1932, 1934, 1936, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1950), girls bowling (2013).

  • East’s volleyball program finally relies on veterans

    Freshmen and sophomores dominated East’s volleyball roster through coach Randi Godown’s first eight seasons. A lack of depth forced Godown to thrust young athletes up to varsity before they were ready. Full Story →

  • East’s Xavier Kelly made a non-binding commitment last month to play college football at Clemson.

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    East defensive end Xavier Kelly’s love for basketball nearly ended his football career (+video)

    Will Kelly put basketball goals on the side of the crib when his son, Xavier, was born. Trips to the gym included Will lugging a playpen that he put in the corner for Xavier and his younger brother, Elijah. Full Story →

  • Football 2015: East’s offense likely to change due to personnel (+video)

    East quarterback Dominic Webb had 1,719 passing yards in 2014, the seventh-best total in City League history. Full Story →