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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).

  • Calil Burnett helps East beat South for first victory

    Before Calil Burnett began to make his cut upfield near the sideline, South’s defense presented no openings. Full Story →

  • Reed, West too much for East

    West had a special way of stopping East’s dangerous passing game: let ’em pass. Full Story →

  • East soccer player Diego Garcia plays goalie.

Jaime Green / The Wichita Eagle

    Getting to Know East’s Diego Garcia

    Garcia, a senior at East, is the Aces’ goalkeeper after spending the past two seasons as the backup. He has 31 saves (.816 save percentage) and has given up seven goals, three to defending Class 5A champion St. Thomas Aquinas and two on penalty kicks. He has two shutouts for East, which is ranked third in Class 6A in the Southwest region coaches rankings. Full Story →