Dodge City, KS (westernkansasnews.com) Dodge City Head Coach Dave Foster expects his team to be at the top of their game tonight when the Red Demons begin the 2015 football season on the road at Wichita West. Last year Dodge City opened up the season with a big win at home over the Pioneers 27-18. One of the important areas where Coach Foster wants improvement this year is coming up with the big play on defense.
Last year Dodge City only had two interceptions. The good news is coming into their opener the Red Demons are on a high note.
West Head Coach Weston Shartz leads a team that went only 2-8 last season. The record would have been better if the Pioneers had not used an ineligible player during two of their wins. Shartz believes his team has what it takes to improve in this very important area tonight.
As for the quarterback battle the Red Demons bring back senior Caden Walters while on the other sideline West has senior quarterback Chaz Capps. Shartz likes his field general.
Dodge City has won the last five game in this series and has a 10-6 lead overall. Pre-game is at 6:30. Kickoff is at 7 on Z98 and westernkansasnews.com.