Dakota Conaway broke a Great Bend High School bowling record, rolling a 777 series during Saturday's Great Plains High School Invitational Bowling Tournament.
Pat Bauman, the youngest faculty member when Barton was established in 1969, coached women's tennis among other sports, finishing with a 124-45-3 record at Barton with two conference championships, two Region VI championships and five NJCAA National Tournament appearances. Dennis Sherman was the first to win a conference championship in any sport at Barton as part of the men's golf team from 1970-72. Wayne Becker was the owner of Becker Tire and Treading, Inc. He purchased season and regular admission tickets to basketball games for his employees, as well as supporting Barton athletics with a corporate sponsorship.
At first glance, the Barton Community College men's basketball team hasn't moved much on the Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference Western Division standings after its rout of Colby on Wednesday.
After taking a short break, the Barton Community College women's basketball team travels to Colby tonight for a game at 6.
HOISINGTON - The Hoisington High School girls' basketball team took advantage of a cold-shooting Ellinwood team to take a 30-17 lead by halftime on Friday night.
HOISINGTON - Cody Stetler, a 6-foot-8 center for Hoisington High School's boys' basketball team, was dominant under the basket against Victoria on Friday night.
In a span of five minutes, the Hutchinson Community College women's basketball team fell into a rhythm, scoring 12 unanswered points to jump ahead of Barton.
Fresh off a 55-39 road victory against Butler Community College, the Barton women will host Hutchinson tonight at 6 at Kirkman Activity Center.
ST. JOHN - The St. John High School boys' basketball team made 50 percent of its 3-pointers in the first half to jump ahead of Larned 38-14 by halftime.
ST. JOHN - Strong defense from the St. John High School girls' basketball team kept Larned from scoring more than six points in any quarter on Friday night.
Against the Garden City Community College women's basketball team, Barton's Netanya Jackson stepped up with team-leading 17 points and six rebounds.
Netanya Jackson nearly bailed out the Barton Community College women's basketball team on Wednesday night.
The Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference has produced highs and lows for the Barton women after only two games.
Great Bend High School sophomore bowler Erin Bowers made the most of her game back on Monday after a car accident on Dec. 15 sidelined her for the season opener.
MACKSVILLE - The full-court defense of the Central Plains High School girls' basketball team proved too much for Macksville on Friday night
The Great Bend High School boys' and girls' cross-country teams have been working in the heat to prepare for the 2014 season.
STAFFORD - The Stafford High School football team is coming off one of the more successful regular season in recent memory.
ELLINWOOD - There is a brand new outlook for the Ellinwood High School football team.
For the Central Plains High School football team, the trick will be out-accomplishing last season.
High school football season is upon us, and the Great Bend Panthers are back in action, but with a new face guiding the way.
The Great Bend High School girls' golf team finds itself in an unusual position this season.
There's a new head coach for the Macksville High School football team.
HOISINGTON - There's a new head coach in town for the Hoisington High School football team.
OTIS - To say the Otis-Bison High School football team had a rough start to the 2013 season would be an understatement.
ST. JOHN - While there is a change in the coaching staff for the St. John-Hudson High School football team, it is a familiar face.
Shannon Schartz returns for his 37th year as head coach, and he's bringing back a lot of talent.
It's a new year for the Great Bend High School volleyball team.
HAYS - The Great Bend High School girls' golf team opened the season on Tuesday, competing at a Hays tournament.