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.
The Great Bend Braves Class A American Legion baseball team plays host to Dodge City this afternoon at Al Burns Memorial Field.
The Larned Purple Panthers, a 13-and-under baseball team, won a wooden bats tournament in Pratt last weekend.
The Great Bend Braves Class A American Legion baseball team swept its doubleheader against Pratt on Wednesday at Al Burns Memorial Field, winning the first game 16-8 and the nightcap 17-8.
David Simmons had planned to go to Fort Hays State University all along.
For Barton Community College, the search for a new head coach for the women's soccer program has ended.
After beating Hutchinson 10-6 in the semifinal game on Sunday afternoon, the Great Bend Braves had a rematch against the one team that defeated them during pool play on Saturday - Dodge City.
The Great Bend Braves played host to the Braves Baseball Classic on Saturday at Al Burns Memorial Field.
It's the final chance for both high school football teams to get a Western Athletic Conference victory this season.