2012 Dominant Dynasties Award
David City St. Mary’s starting with only a freshman class in 1953 became mythical state champions in 1955, 1958, 1959, and 1960. The 1953 schedule was a preview of things to come with a record of 5-2-1 playing 6-man football. They were 6-man champs in 1955 playing six 6-man games, one 8-man game and one 11-man game.
They went to a full 11-man schedule in 1957. In 1959, John Kirby was selected by Scholastic Magazine as High School All-American , John went on to play for the Huskers , Minnesota Vikings and the New York Giants.