Patrick Hall was recently hired as the new head volleyball coach at Barton Community College.
Hoisington High School first-year head football coach Jason Ingram has already began making the transition from being an assistant football coach to head coach.
HAYS - The Great Bend Braves were able to beat the Larned Indians 10-0 to advance to the championship game against Hays.
COLLEGE PARK, Ga. (AP) - NFL owners overwhelmingly approved a tentative agreement Thursday that would end the lockout, provided that players re-establish their union and sign off on the proposal. But the players didn't vote, leaving the country's most popular sport in limbo for at least another day.
HAYS - A weather delay extended the elimination game between the Great Bend Braves and the Dodge City Rangers in the Class A American Legion Zone 7 Tournament on Wednesday.
Area kids attended the second annual Called to Greatness Christian basketball camp in Great Bend, hosted by former KU and Miami Heat player Wayne Simien at the Great Bend High School Panther Athletic Center.
With the regular season over, the Class A American Legion zone tournament is looming ahead for the Great Bend Braves.
Motocross is a fast-paced, gritty racing sport that hurls its competitors around dirt tracks with hard turns and large hills that launch riders into the air.
The Great Bend High School softball team finished the 2011 spring season with a 17-5 record.
The Wichita Hawks were crowned as the state champions of the 2011 NBC Hap Dumont State Tournament for 11-and-under baseball teams on Sunday after beating the Wichita Grays 10-5.
The Great Bend Braves struggled early on Sunday in a Class A American Legion baseball doubleheader against Andover, losing the first game 12-3.
This weekend, the Great Bend Recreation Commission is hosting the 2011 NBC Hap Dumont State Tournament, which began with pool play for 25 teams in the 11-and-under competition on Friday.
Nick Moyers of Great Bend won the 16-and-under boys division singles competition at the USTA Jr. Novice Tennis Tournament in Great Bend on Friday morning, beating fellow Great Bend player Austin Jacobs 8-5.
After losing the first game of a doubleheader to Dodge City, the Great Bend Braves, a Class A American Legion baseball team, rallied in the final inning of the second game to take a 7-6 win.
Walnut Bowl of Great Bend is participating in the summer program Kids Bowl Free.