DODGE CITY - The Great Bend Middle School 8th-grade girls and 7th-grade boys finished runner-up in Tuesday's Dodge City Cross Country Invitational. Carley Wells is the head coach for the GBMS 7th- and 8th-grade teams.
JUNCTION CITY – Great Bend senior Kerby Depenbusch captured medalist honors (16:21) at Saturday's Junction City Cross Country Invitational. Teammate Eric Vazquez (17:05) was seventh medalist. Great Bend placed second with 88 points.
Great Bend's volleyball team captured its home invitational by sweeping five matches Saturday against Hutchinson High, Salina Central, Phillipsburg, Hays High and St. John. The Panthers (11-11) were pushed to three sets just one time. It marked the second year in a row Great Bend won its own invitational.