McPHERSON - The Great Bend Chiefs, a Class AAA American Legion baseball team, closed the regular season in grand style.
HAYS - The Great Bend Braves Class A American Legion baseball team fell short in both games of a doubleheader at Hays on Tuesday.
Buoyed by a gutsy complete-game pitching performance by Great Bend right-hander Matt Marshall, the Chiefs hammered Hutchinson 12-4 Tuesday night in the second game of a Class AAA American Legion doubleheader.
The Great Bend Recreation Commission will be hosting a USTA Youth Jr. Open Tennis Tournament on Friday at Veterans Memorial Park.
The Great Bend Chiefs, a Class AAA American Legion baseball team, were swept by Pratt on Monday night, losing the first game 7-3 and the second, 14-10.
HAYS - The Golden Belt Swim Squad remains undefeated after six meets this summer, their most recent triuumph coming at Hays on Saturday. The local team is now 5-0 in the Western Kansas Swim Club League.
The Wichita Hawks were crowned as the state champions of the 2011 NBC Hap Dumont State Tournament for 11-and-under baseball teams on Sunday after beating the Wichita Grays 10-5.
The Great Bend Braves struggled early on Sunday in a Class A American Legion baseball doubleheader against Andover, losing the first game 12-3.
This weekend, the Great Bend Recreation Commission is hosting the 2011 NBC Hap Dumont State Tournament, which began with pool play for 25 teams in the 11-and-under competition on Friday.
MCPHERSON - The Great Bend Braves, a Class A American Legion baseball team, swept a doubleheader in McPherson on Friday night, taking the first game 10-2 and winning the nightcap 12-3.
Nick Moyers of Great Bend won the 16-and-under boys division singles competition at the USTA Jr. Novice Tennis Tournament in Great Bend on Friday morning, beating fellow Great Bend player Austin Jacobs 8-5.
DODGE CITY - The Great Bend Chiefs, a Class AAA American Legion baseball team, split a doubleheader with Dodge City on Wednesday at Dodge City.
Great Bend is playing host to a state baseball tournament this weekend. The Great Bend Recreation Commission is conducting the 11-and-under Hap Dumont State Tournament on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Twenty-five teams will be seeking the top spot in the tournament. Pool play is slated for Friday and Saturday at Veterans Memorial Park and Brit Spaugh ballfields, starting at 10 a.m. each day. The Elimination side of the bracket begins Saturday afternoon, and the championship ...
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