Where’s your favorite high school football team playing tonight? Check out The Star’s Friday and Saturday schedule, as well as two game previews and a list of games that 810 Varsity will be broadcast online.
The Star’s high school sports staff will select a football player of the week during the season. This week there is only a Missouri player, because Kansas teams haven’t started their regular season. A player from both Missouri and Kansas will be selected next week.
Rockhurst coach Tony Severino wants A.J. Taylor to be on the field as much as possible — in as many spots as possible — because of his talent. Severino is not alone among coaches in wanting his star to play a lot, but has to be careful to not overuse him.
The Star asked Kansas City area high school football players and coaches to describe a play that stood out in their memory, a play that they still think about to this day. Here are some of their responses.
The Raytown South Cardinals hosted their first true home football game in 54 years Friday night, but visiting Truman, which opens a new stadium of its own in a little over a month, left with a 25-22 victory.
Here is a team-by-team breakdown for high school football teams in the Suburban Conference Gold division, ranked in order of their predicted finish this season by The Star and including an offense and defensive standout.
Here is a team-by-team breakdown for high school football teams in the Sunflower League, ranked in order of their predicted finish this season by The Star and including an offense and defensive standout.