The DCCC Football team took on No. 7 ranked Kilgore College Saturday Aug. 31 in their second official game headed by Coach Gary Thomas and his new staff. The Conqs held Kilgore for the first half going into halftime 19-9. They brought solid defense to Memorial Stadium and prevented Kilgore from rallying until the second half.
Kilgore and the Conqs returned to the field for the second half and had a solid second half for both teams. However, the Conqs were able to best Kilgore 27-16. Individually, Deondre Ford was 17-25 passing for 202 yards. Dodge got 56 yards receiving on 4 catches from Michael Thomas. Josh Williams brought 8 tackles.
The Conqs are 1-1 for the season and 0-1 in Jayhawk Conference play. The Conqs will travel to Highland Community College on Saturday September 7 at 1:00.