Wichita Padres: Welcome
The Wichita Padres is a basketball team founded in March of 2014, comprised of high school age players who will be graduating May 2018.
In 2014, the Padres finished with an overall record of 32-10. Placing 3rd in the MAYB Winter Finale, 5th in MAYB Summer Kickoff and advanced to the round of 32 in the MAYB Summer Finale.
In 2015, the Padres improved their overall record to 56-10, winning 10 Tournaments. Playing all Freshman in the Freshman/Sophomore division, finishing 1st in the MAYB Winter Finale, 6th in the MAYB Summer Kickoff and 4th in the MAYB Summer Finale.
The Padres continue to improve by competing in more challenging tournaments, in the end showing a very successful 2016 season. Padres took 1st Place in the MAYB Winter Finale, Push the Rock Easter Classic and other MAYB tournaments throughout the season. They also took 3rd place out of 44 teams in the GASO Summer Kickoff beating teams from Denver, St. Louis and San Antonio; 2nd place in the oldest division in the MAYB Reign the Plains Showcase, beating teams from Colorado, Texas and Nebraska. And the last game of the season, the Wichita Padres took the National Championship at MAYB Summer Nationals, with an undefeated record of 8-0, beating teams from Kansas City, Oklahoma City, Chicago, Denver, Arkansas, Louisiana, Wichita and Nebraska. Overall, the Padres finish the spring and summer season with a record of 49-7.
Currently, members of the team include 6 Varsity starters, TBD - AV-CTL 1st Team players and TBD - Wichita City League Honorable Mention player.
Based in Wichita, the Padres plan to play in the KC Jayhawk Invitational, Dallas Primetime and many local tournaments. We will update this page with news and results.
Current and past players who have worn the Padres jersey include:
Head Coach: Tyler Keim
GM: Ned Woodward