Kendrick HS Football Preview
By Chelsa Messinger
After 13 years without making the playoffs, it appears Kendrick High School Football team has finally found their rhythm.
“We just keep telling them, we want to go a step higher,” said Kendrick Head Coach Jerry Dukes.
“Instead of just going and representing, we want to get in the playoff
and go deep.”
“Everybody wants to be here now,” said Kendrick Senior Linebacker Emmanuel Brown.
But it's not the same old song and dance for the Cherokees
offense. Unlike many pass-happy High School offenses, Kendrick prides themselves on physicality and a triple-option backfield.
wishbone this year,” said Coach Dukes.
spread offense, and we feel like every year, we feel like Kendrick High
School is getting the type of kids to run the wishbone.”
makes a difference.”
“We're looking to win it,” said Coach Dukes. “We tell them on the 15th game, we
win the state championship, so that's our goal, to try to get to 15.”