OTIS - The Otis-Bison High School football team took its first step toward a repeat trip to the Eight-Man Division-II state championship game Friday night.
The Barton Community College women's soccer team opened its season with a loss to Cisco (Texas), 5-2, in spite of holding a lead early in the first half.
The Barton Community College volleyball team won its invitational, which ran from Friday morning through Saturday evening.
The Barton Community College men's soccer team opened its season in fine fashion, routing the Kansas Wesleyan junior varsity squad 6-0 on Friday evening.
The annual Meet the Cougars event at Barton Community College will be held on Saturday, with all of the BCC athletic teams being on site for autographs and other activities. There are also festivities set for Friday.
Brooke Tiemeyer, a graduate of Great Bend High School, made her decision to attend Barton Community College based on fiscal responsibility.
The Barton Community College volleyball team enters the season with a No. 16 ranking in the NJCAA Division I preseason poll.
Gunner Phelan, former quarterback and point guard for Quivira Heights High School, will be playing basketball for Pratt Community College in the upcoming season.
CLAFLIN - With high school fall sports beginning practice tomorrow, Central Plains will begin its first season in existence.
Barton Community College head women's soccer coach Shawn Uhlenhake is facing several challenges in his first season at the reins of the team.
After back-to-back berths in the NJCAA Division I national tournament, the Barton Community College men's soccer team enters the season ranked No. 3 in the preseason poll.
Last year was University of Kansas head football coach Turner Gill's first season with the Jayhawks.
LARNED - The Larned High School football team will be adding some new kids to the mix this season.
The Barton Community College youth soccer camp concluded its fifth straight year on Thursday.