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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 Hugh McPherson won two championships at last year’s City League meet.

Fernando Salazar / The Wichita Eagle

    McPherson, East usher in new swim era

    With so many of the City League’s top swimmers having graduated, there is room for a new cast of stars. East coach Joe Hutchinson thinks his team has a few candidates, including junior Hugh McPherson. Full Story →

  • Elijah Kelly, East basketball

Fernando Salazar / The Wichita Eagle

    A look at the East Blue Aces basketball teams

    Go to Kansas.com to see more team previews. Full Story →

  • North’s Cesar Verdin (3) celebrates with his teammates after scoring North's first goal against East on Thursday afternoon in a Class 6A regional soccer championship game. 

Fernando Salazar / The Wichita Eagle

    North cruises past East to 6A soccer quarterfinals

    After losting to East in the regular season, North left no doubt on Thursday in a Class 6A regional championship game by dominating the Blue Aces for a 5-0 victory. Full Story →

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