SALINA - The Great Bend Middle School girls' "A" and "B" basketball teams opened the new year with victories on the road on Thursday at Salina South.
At the Christmas break, the Great Bend Middle School eighth-grade boys basketball "A" team record stands at 7-2.
ELLINWOOD - Six Pack, a club volleyball team, opened their season on Dec. 16 in Wichita. The team for 17-year-olds finished third in a tournament of nine teams. Teammates include Kelsea Ward, Sophie Hayes, Amanda Tucker, Elizabeth Frakes, Briana Holmes, Jenna Collins, Kylee Kasselman and Emily Baldwin.
HAYS - The Great Bend Middle School eighth-grade Panthers "A" basketball team suffered their first loss of the season last Thursday at Hays Middle School.
On Saturday, the GBMS girls' "A" basketball team defeated Hays Middle School 33-27 in overtime to improve to 6-2 on the season.
SALINA - Competing in the Salina Lakewood duals on Saturday, the Great Bend Middle School wrestling team won two of three matches.
LARNED - The Great Bend Middle School basketball teams made a clean sweep of host Larned last Thursday, winning 43-30 in the "A" game, 45-41 in double overtime in the "B" game and 24-0 in "C" action.
On Monday, the Great Bend Middle School "A" boys' basketball team trounced the visiting Medicine Lodge Indians 47-1 inside the cozy confines of the GBMS gymnasium.
The fourth-annual Great Bend Storm Special Olympics Turkey Bowl will kick off at 10 a.m. on Friday at Great Bend High School's Memorial Stadium.
The Great Bend Middle School eighth-grade boys' "A" basketball team takes a 3-0 record into the Thanksgiving break.
Tryouts for GB Blitz Club Volleyball is set for Sunday, Nov. 18, at the Panther Athletic Center.
The Six Pack club volleyball team will be hosting tryouts, starting at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 4.
SALINA - Last Thursday, the eighth-grade football teams from Great Bend Middle School traveled to Salina to take on Salina South's teams.
Hoisington Kids Wrestling Club will host a home tournament on Dec. 13, at the Activity Center.
The Hoisington Wrestling Team sent teams two different directions this past Saturday, and turned in some very good results.
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Great Bend Middle School Wrestlers traveled to Salina for a duel tournament on Saturday. "I'm very proud of our team. These guys sacrifice a lot just to participate in wrestling. The fact is this group gave up a Saturday to work their tails off and achieve something pretty special." commented Panthers Coach Norbert Muth. Ten teams attended the tournament. The teams were split into two pools and the winner of each pool would wrestle for the championship. The Panthers first duel of their pool was against Manhattan Eisenhower who they defeated easily 72- 24, Junction City was next up ...
Hoisington Middle School played Dodge City Sacred Heart Tuesday.
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