HUTCHINSON - A two-time Class 5A defending state champion in the 400-meter dash, Alex Reed said before he ran Friday afternoon at the Hutchinson Invitational that he was around 80 percent.
GARDEN CITY - A couple web gems, a bunch of resiliency and a single run in the eighth inning propelled Great Bend High School to a 6-5 extra-inning Western Athletic Conference softball victory over Garden City in the second game of a doubleheader on Thursday afternoon.
Pitcher Jordan Haney hit a tie-breaking single in the top of the eighth and then she shut the door on the Lady Buffaloes in the bottom half of the inning, thanks to the aforementioned web gems.
HOISINGTON -Hoisington High School has a new athletic director - Joel Mason.
The build up in the Great Bend High School girls' soccer game against Dodge City on Thursday at Cavanaugh Fields was almost as emotionally draining as the last-minute drop.
The Great Bend High School junior varsity baseball team will be playing host to Pratt today.
SCOTT CITY - The Great Bend High School junior varsity softball team got 44 runs in its sweep of the doubleheader against Scott City on Tuesday.
HOISINGTON - The Hoisington High School boys track and field team took first place at the Hoisington track meet on Tuesday afternoon.
LARNED - Larned High School hosted a track and field meet on Tuesday.
RUSSELL - The Hoisington High School softball team lost both ends of a doubleheader to Russell, 10-0 and 7-6.
JV TRACK & FIELD
SCOTT CITY - The Great Bend High School softball team totaled 36 hits in a non-conference doubleheader sweep against Scott City on Tuesday night.
WICHITA - Talk about polar-opposite games.
The Great Bend High School JV Tennis Invitational and the Panthers "C" team baseball game against Hoisington that was to be played on Monday has been cancelled.
STERLING - The Great Bend High School boys tennis team completed pool play at the Sterling Invitational on Tuesday before inclement weather forced the meet to end early.
HAYS - The Great Bend High School girls soccer team gave up a late goal to Hays to lose on Monday, 2-1.
RUSSELL - Larned's boys held a nine-point lead and were two minutes away from their first state basketball appearance since 1994. The Indians lost a 3-point lead in the first overtime and a 4-point lead in the second overtime.
CLASS 6A GIRLS
CLASS 1A GIRLS DIVISION I
BURRTON - Macksville High School's girls have earned a reputation as the ultimate underdog after back-to-back upset basketball victories.
They never looked comfortable.
Things were one-sided, as one-sided as one would expect when a No. 1 seed with two losses going against a No. 8 seed with a winless record.
BURRTON - Macksville High School's head boys' basketball coach Jeff Kuckelman was fine when LaCrosse trapped and double teamed scoring-leader Tanner Tranbarger.
WICHITA - The high school basketball season is officially over for the Great Bend boys after a 67-41 loss on the road against Bishop Carroll.
Hoisington High School has hired a new head football coach.
HAYS - Put it down as a three-peat.
SALINA - Larned High School senior Kaiden Reed finished a 35-14 season with a 2-2 record in the Class 4A State Wrestling Championship.
PARK CITY - The Great Bend High School wrestling team finished in 14th place on Saturday at the Class 5A State Wrestling Tournament.