LARNED - A Warning Shot is a military term which describes any action of declaration, especially a demonstration of power, intended or perceived as a last warning before hostile measures.
DODGE CITY - With one swing of the bat, the momentum, as well as the outcome of a Class AAA American Legion zone baseball tournament elimination game, was affected drastically.
DODGE CITY - With the Class AAA American Legion zone baseball tournament first-round game tied at four after five innings, the Great Bend Chiefs never felt out of it on Tuesday evening at Demon Field.
Called to Greatness, a basketball camp that focuses on fundamentals of the game and Christian fundamentals run by former University of Kansas and Miami Heat player Wayne Simien, kicked off its two-day stay in Great Bend on Monday.
The Called to Greatness basketball camp hits Great Bend on Monday. The two-day basketball camp run by former University of Kansas and Miami Heat player Wayne Simien focuses on offensive and defensive skills for all skill sets, as well as teaching biblical principles. The camp will be held at the Panther Athletic Center. The morning session, which runs from 9 to noon, will be for third- through sixth-grade boys and girls. The afternoon ...
The regular season is over for the Great Bend Chiefs. Now their focus has shifted to a Class AAA American Legion Zone Tournament, which starts on Tuesday night. The No. 3-seeded Chiefs challenge No. 2 seed Garden City at 5 in Dodge City. "The only thing I know of is their high school team," Great Bend head coach Michael Stettinger said. "They have a solid high school team, but I know the legion ...
With several of their veteran arms tired heading into Thursday night's Class AAA American Legion doubleheader against Buhler at the Great Bend Sports Complex, Great Bend Chiefs head coach Michael Stettinger had to throw several young pitchers on the mound.
HAYS - Things could be looking up for the Great Bend Chiefs. Or at least, they may have turned a corner. On Wednesday night, the Class AAA American Legion team split a doubleheader with Thomas More Prep Marian at Larks Park. The Chiefs threw off the shackles of a 13-game losing streak with a 10-3 win in the five-inning second game. "It's like I told the other guys, it's like winning the first game of ...
The Great Bend Chiefs put an end to a 13-game losing streak by rolling to their first win in July, a 10-3 drumming of the Thomas More Prep Monarchs in five innings to close out the Class AAA American Legion doubleheader on Wednesday night at Larks Park.
LARNED - Tuesday evening, with the flat-screen TV tuned to the irrelevancy of the Major League Baseball All-Star game, the left side of my brain was screaming, "Shouldn't we be watching something else? How about Storage Wars or Gator Guys or even the Kardashians?"
After two days of play, the Salina Hawks sit in the driver's seat of a Class A American Legion Baseball Zone Tournament at the Great Bend Sports Complex.
DODGE CITY - Offensive issues led to 12-0 and 2-1 losses for the Great Bend Chiefs in a Class AAA American Legion doubleheader against Dodge City on Tuesday night.
Great Bend Chiefs head coach Michael Stettinger said he is hoping that some familiarity will give his team a jolt heading into the final week of the regular season.