This one should be remembered in Great Bend High School football lore as Brawl Ball on Homecoming Night - Great Bend vs. Wichita Heights. No one was going to come into Memorial Stadium and push around the Panthers in their house - not even the consensus No. 1-ranked team in Class 6A in Heights Friday night before a near-capacity crowd. Even before the game was a minute old, four players - Great Bend senior linebackers ...
Lightning struck more than once, when Great Bend and Wichita Heights did battle during the 2009 season in Wichita.
Great Bend's Alex Reed, a 6-3, 174-pound senior wide receiver/kick returner, has juked, stuttered and streaked his way into playmaker status for the Panthers.
The speed of the football game for Great Bend High School needs to accelerate into turbo mode tonight, when the Panthers (1-1) entertain Class 6A top-ranked Wichita Heights (3-0) at Memorial Stadium.
Some Great Bend High School football fans are probably wondering why the Panthers scheduled Class 5A powerhouse St. Thomas Aquinas and 6A brute Wichita Heights so early in the season on an already loaded schedule.
The pageantry that comes with the annual Homecoming game for Great Bend High School won't be a distraction for the Panthers.
TOPEKA - The Great Bend High School volleyball team traveled to the capitol city on Saturday to take part in perhaps the Lady Panthers' toughest competition of the season.
Behind solid blocking and solid running by Bryce Hofmeister helped the Great Bend High School junior varsity football team ease past Garden City 38-20 win over Garden City Monday night at Memorial Stadium.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - For the second straight year, Kansas State vs. Iowa State at Arrowhead Stadium produced some late-game heroics by the Wildcats.
GBHS finishes in third place Great Bend High School's tennis team finished third out of eight teams on Thursday at the Dodge City Invitational. "I was extremely pleased that everyone won their first match and advanced to the semifinals," Lady Panthers head coach Shannon Schartz said. "The team won two tough tiebreakers in the first round. We are becoming more mentally tough. Randi McAfee was switched from doubles to singles and did a terrific job. ...
GARDEN CITY - Even though the Great Bend High School Panthers moved the ball running from the shotgun formation the entire half, they continually shot themselves in the foot.
GARDEN CITY - In the days leading up to Friday night's high school football game with Garden City, Great Bend head coach Bo Black wondered aloud what type of team he had.
When Great Bend High School's football team takes on Garden City tonight, it will be the Panthers' first game since opening the season two weeks ago.
First-year Garden City High School head football coach Brian Hill and Great Bend head coach Bo Black have known each other since their playing days at Emporia State University.
Some golfers go a lifetime with striking a hole-in-one. According to WorldGolf.com, the odds of getting a hole-in one for the average golfer is more than 8,000 to one. According to CasinoMaze.com, the odds are 5,000 to one. For Great Bend's Tom Vernon, the Superintendent of USD 428, he has defied the odds, recording five aces over a 46-year stretch - all on par-3 holes. Vernon's latest hole-in-one came Sunday at Stoneridge Country Club. Using ...