Bareback bronco riding is a tough and often dangerous sport.
MANHATTAN – Kansas State University football head coach Bill Snyder and student-athlete ambassadors will be guest speakers at the 2012 Central Kansas Catbackers dinner and auction on Thursday, June 28, in Great Bend.
GARDEN CITY - Great Bend natives Jeremy Hamby and Jordan Daniels competed in Fury Promotion's Chaos in the Cage V last Saturday.
The Great Bend Recreation Commission is forming adult coed softball leagues.
While most are settling into retirement, 70-something Terry Knowles of Great Bend is simply shifting into a higher gear.
In only its second year, Human (e)Motion grew 43 percent in participation compared to its inaugural year, according to sponsors.
The third annual Elks Scholarship Four-man Scramble is scheduled for Saturday, June 30, at the Stafford County Country Club beginning at 10:30 a.m.
Great Bend High School's soccer camp is scheduled for June 11-14.
A new co-ed soccer program started by Great Bend High School head coach Gus Prieto is forming to compete as part of the Kansas Youth Soccer Association.
Jace Bowman, Great Bend High School's leading hitter this past spring and a first-team All-Western Athletic Conference selection, has been named as a Class 5A first-team all-state selection by the Kansas Association of Baseball Coaches.
MANHATTAN - The Great Bend Chiefs have had a rough start to the Class AAA American Legion summer baseball season against rugged competition.
The summer season begins on Saturday for the Golden Belt Swim Squad with a meet at Kirkman Activity Center on the Barton Community College campus.
Cameron Chambers has climbed the highest peak of 24-hour mountain bike racing, and he has remained there for nearly a decade.
Nearly a decade after playing in her final WNBA game, former basketball sensation Jackie Stiles still enjoys competing.
Tony Crough's first year as Great Bend High School Panther football head coach was a success even though the scoreboard may have told a different story. Crough said his team met or exceeded all of his goals for them. "We improved every day, which was our goal all year long," Crough said. "We had a chance to make the playoffs all the way up to the last quarter of our season," he said. "Barring injury, we may have made it and had a few more wins along the way. "I really enjoyed my first season as head coach," Crough ...
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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