Incoming K-State running back Mike McCoy from Topeka High was the star of Saturday’s Shrine Bowl in Emporia. The East beat the West 48-27.
McCoy led the East with 89 on 13 carries and four rushing touchdowns. The four touchdowns ties a Shrine Bowl record. He received the East’s Most Valuable Player award.
The West’s MVP is also an incoming Wildcat. Ian Rudzik from Ulysses High scored on a 23 yard catch. That was his only catch on the day. Rudzik is coming to K-State to play linebacker.
Also, Rock Creek product and future Washburn Ichabod, Carson Becker had a 40 yard pick-six for the East in the first quarter.