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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).

  • PHOTOS OF THE CENTURY POC100 GARY ESTES / AP

    Taylor Eldridge blog: Jim Ryun still inspiring local runners 50 years later

    July marks the 50th anniversary of when Jim Ryun set the world record in the mile. Does the East High graduate’s legacy still have an impact on runners of today? Full Story →

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    Next step for Xavier Kelly awaits at Clemson

    Xavier Kelly takes the next, biggest step in his journey this month when the 6-foot-5, 255-pound defensive end from East starts summer classes and workouts at Clemson – a football team that has its sight set on a national championship after losing to Alabama in last year’s title game. Full Story →

  • East freshman Katerina Savvides wins 200 IM at 6A swim meet

    Savvides held nothing back on her specialty leg of the IM, the backstroke. Doing so helped her to a state title. Full Story →

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