After improving to 9-5 overall, 3-1 in Western Athletic Conference action, beating Liberal High School last Friday night, the Great Bend Lady Panthers basketball team take a break from league play tonight.
With sole possession of second place at stake, Seward County and Barton went back and forth in a Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference Western Division matchup on Saturday night at Kirkman Activity Center.
No better time than the present to play your best quarter of the season, right? The coast-to-coast ways of Jai Chapman helped Liberal High School build a 25-22 halftime lead over Great Bend during Friday night's Homecoming and Western Athletic Conference game at Panther Fieldhouse. How would the Lady Panthers respond? By recording the highest-scoring output of the season in an impressive 73-41 victory, which included GBHS playing its finest eight minutes of the season ...
You had to wonder which Great Bend High School boys' basketball team would show up for Friday night's Homecoming and Western Athletic Conference tilt against Liberal.
Part 1 was accomplished on Wednesday night, when the NJCAA No. 19-ranked Barton Community College Cougars basketball team dismantled Cloud County 60-41 at Kirkman Activity Center.
This Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference Western Division basketball game had all of the earmarks of a blowout.
As far as Barton Community College head basketball coach Craig Fletchall is concerned, the Cougars need to ratchet up their play.
HOISINGTON - The Barton County Showdown turned out to be a big-time bummer for Great Bend High School in its rivalry game with the Hoisington Cardinals.
Class 5A Great Bend High School makes the short trip to 3A Hoisington tonight for non-conference action.
TECUMSEH - Forty-nine fouls were called and 66 free throws were attempted during the rough-and-tumble Lady T-Bird Classic Basketball Tournament third-place throwdown on Saturday afternoon at Shawnee Heights High School.
TECUMSEH - To be certain, the Great Bend High School Lady Panthers won't face as stiff of competition all season as they encountered on Friday night.
TECUMSEH - It was the Morgan Harwood Show on Thursday night in an opening-round game at the Lady T-Bird Classic Basketball Tournament.
The last few high school basketball campaigns, opponents had grown accustomed to seeing the Great Bend Lady Panthers on the outside looking in.
The mid-range, pull-up jump shot seems to be a dying art these days. For Barton Community College guard Al Key, it's his bread-and-butter. Key and Cougars teammate Andell Cumberbatch combined for 54 points, scoring 27 apiece, as 19th-ranked Barton picked apart winless Jayhawk West foe Colby 92-65 on Wednesday night at Kirkman Activity Center/LT & Sheila Fleske Court. "No question, it is a lost art," said Barton head coach Craig Fletchall, whose team ...
Today's scheduled softball doubleheader between Great Bend High School and Hutchinson is still on, starting at 4, at the Great Bend Sports Complex.
There's still much more to play for.
Qualifying five boys' players for the Class 5A state tennis tournament this weekend is the most ever from Great Bend High School.
GARDEN CITY - Having to share a Western Athletic Conference baseball championship turned out to be bittersweet for the Great Bend High School Panthers.
To be certain, the Great Bend High School baseball team isn't in the sharing mood right now.