SALINA - Continuing pool-play this morning, the Great Bend Chiefs take on the Lawrence Raiders in 19-and-under action at 9 at Dean Evans Stadium, site of the Kansas Grand Slam Wood Bat Tournament.
SALINA - Momentum is a fleeting thing in a baseball game. A team has it one inning and the next, everything changes.
SALINA - In their Fourth of July opener at the Kansas Grand Slam Wood Bat Tournament, the Great Bend Chiefs outhit and outpitched the Wichita Aces.
After two straight weekends of Class A American Legion tournaments as the Great Bend Braves, the Chiefs are getting the band back together.
The Hays Eagles must have Great Bend's number.
DODGE CITY - Kira Cook took first place in five individual events - 50-meter freestyle (31.29 seconds), 200 freestyle (2:44.90), 100 breaststroke (1:31.12), 200 individual medley (3:05.03) and 100 butterfly (1:24.00) - as the Golden Belt swim squad captured first place at the Dodge City intrasquad meet on Saturday.
There were six champions crowned at the Mid America Youth Basketball tournament in Great Bend and Ellinwood on Sunday.
McPHERSON - The Great Bend Braves had two options on Sunday at the Grant Sports Complex.
McPHERSON - The Great Bend Braves leave pool play of the Bob Hooper Classic at Grant Sports Complex with a 2-1 mark in Class A American Legion action.
Mid America Youth Basketball was developed to give boys and girls a chance to improve their skills in a competitive environment.
The 12-and-under Quicksilver softball team finished second at the Amateur Softball Association's VIP Series Great Bend Tournament on Saturday at the Great Bend Sports Complex.
When addressing the finer points of shooting, it goes without saying that a basketball player can always find improvement when it comes to firing one up from the perimeter, baseline or lane.
SALINA - Braden Jones of the Great Bend Chiefs and the Salina Falcons' Keenan Breen battled on the mound in Game 1 of a Class AAA American Legion doubleheader on Wednesday night at Dean Evans Stadium.
Bo Black's Great Bend High School youth football camps were a smashing success despite the temperatures soaring into the triple digits on Wednesday.