Braves had their first losing record since 2007 last year and hope to improve with 11 returning starters.
SPRINGFIELD — After seven consecutive winning seasons, Shawnee finished 2015 with its worst record in nearly a decade at 3-7. The Braves will try to rebound this season with half of last year’s starters back.
Shawnee was ravaged by injuries last year. The team lost three quarterbacks in two weeks: starting quarterback Alec Bennett broke his collarbone in a scrimmage, backup Will Finch suffered a knee injury in the first game of the season, and running back Zach Avery suffered a career-ending leg injury in week two while filling in at the position. [Read more…]