CLAFLIN - After a 36-8 halftime lead, the Central Plains High School football team struggled in the third quarter, but held on to beat Quinter in the first round of the Eight-Man Division-I playoffs.
OTIS - Dylan Wissman of Otis-Bison High School had the type of game running backs dream about.
The Macksville High School football team would like history to repeat itself.
It is the first year in existence for the Central Plains High School football team.
A year after making it to the Eight-Man Division-II state football title game, the Otis-Bison High School Cougars are back in the postseason.
With eight teams left in the Class 5A boys' high school soccer playoffs, Great Bend is slated to play Kapaun Mt. Carmel in the quarterfinals.
SALINA - The No. 1-ranked Hoisington High School volleyball team was shocked early on in the Class 3A state tournament pool play on Friday.
INMAN - The Ellinwood High School football team finished its season with a 32-22 victory over Class 2A District 6 foe Inman.
WAMEGO - Ellinwood coach Lyles Lashley had witnessed the work ethic of the Eagles' cross country teams.
HAYS - The No. 1-ranked St. John High School volleyball team did it again.
LAWRENCE - Chon Chavez achieved his goal at the Class 5A state cross country meet at Rim Rock Farm outside Lawrence on Saturday.
SALINA - Entering the Class 5A District 6 finale, the Great Bend Panthers and their vaunted running game had steamrolled three of their previous four opponents.
HOISINGTON - The Hoisington High School football team had its season end at the hands of Ellsworth for the second straight year on Thursday night.
After 110 minutes of play, including four overtime periods, the Class 5A regional championship between the Great Bend High School boys' soccer team and Hays was still undecided.
The No. 1-ranked St. John High School volleyball team begins Class 1A Division-I state tournament pool play today in Hays.
Great Bend senior catcher Dakota Sanders will be taking her talents to Overland Park next spring.
HAYS- Thomas More Prep recorded its sixth shut out of the season as the Monarchs defeated Great Bend, 3-0 Thursday.
HUTCHINSON- GBMS seventh grader Gage Fritz saddled four medals including a pair of golds to help lead the boys middle school track and field team at Thursday's Todd Thurston Invitational.
Due to inclement weather forecasted for the area today, this evening's home soccer game between Great Bend and Manhattan has been postponed until Monday, May 11 at Cavanaugh Fields. Start time is 4 p.m.
HUTCHINSON- Make it six, please! Shaking off some mid season fatigue, the Great Bend girls swim team swiped another gold finish and their sixth straight of the season at Thursday's quadrangular at Hutchinson.
BUHLER- Due to inclement weather forecasted for this afternoon, today's GBHS track and field meet at Buhler has been postponed and moved to Tuesday, April 28.
Due to inclement weather forcasted for the area today, this afternoon's jv baseball contest at Veterans Park between Great Bend and Hays has been postponed. A makeup date is yet to be determined.
ELLINWOOD- Ellinwood track standout McKenna Rugan will be taking her talents to Emporia State next season. Rugan has won seven state track medals her first three years with the Eagles. She has been a part of three school records in the 4x100, 4x400, and 4x800 meter relays. McKenna was also on three state runner up teams: two in cross country, one in track. Rugan is the fifth Ellinwood track athlete to sign in the last two years. She is the seventh to be offered a scholarship.
Keely Ireland scored on an assist by Alondra Garcia but it was the only offensive momentum Great Bend could muster as the Panthers fell to visiting Garden City Tuesday in double overtime, 2-1.
A 10-0 win in Great Bend's WAC series opener against Dodge City was just the tip of the iceberg for what the Panthers had in store for their guests. The home team pounded out 13 hits in game two and coasted to a 17-0 blowout of the Demons to claim a 2-0 sweep.
Despite a 10-6 hitting margin by the opposition, Great Bend turned up the heat with eight runs over three innings to take a 9-5 victory overall Scott City in the Panthers' home opener Tuesday. Great Bend mustered only four hits in game two against Thomas More Prep (Hays) as the Monarchs claimed a 6-3 win giving the Panthers a 1-1 split.
In only their second meet of the month the Great Bend jv boys track and field team mustered 58 points and a third place finish out of six teams at their home invitational Tuesday. Garden City and Dodge were the top two finishers with 243 and 147 points. Liberal (41), Hays (40) and Hutchinson (30) rounded out the bottom six in order.
ST. JOHN- It was a silver Tuesday for St. John's jv boys and girls track and field teams.
#1 Singles: Dorian Lueth, 1-2, 7th place