Varying types of scenarios could unfold Friday night in the Class 5A District 6 football picture.
LAKIN - The Hoisington High School volleyball team's season ended Saturday with a loss to Goodland in a three-game match at the Class 3A sub-state tournament.
COLDWATER - The St. John High School volleyball team advanced to the state tournament after winning the Class 1A sub-state tournament last Saturday.
The one-day, single-elimination Class 5A sub-state volleyball tournament is a fleeting thing.
NEWTON - The Great Bend High School Lady Panthers cross country team took first place at the Class 5A regional meet on Saturday, qualifying for the state meet.
Quivira Heights 52, Wilson 20
BY KEVIN PRICE
LARNED - Larned High School advanced two runners to the state meet on Saturday.
SALINA - A full-blown shootout was materializing Friday night, when Great Bend High School went toe-to-toe with Salina Central in Class 5A District 6 football action at Salina Stadium.
The Salina Central High School Mustangs finally got over the hump against crosstown rival Salina South last Friday, winning for the first time in three years in their city grudge match, 31-28, at Salina Stadium.
It will be the Class 5A District 6 showdown tonight, when underdog Great Bend High School (3-3 overall) takes on Salina Central (5-2) at Salina Stadium. Kickoff is set for 7.
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CLAFLIN – You might call the Central Plains High School volleyball squad out of Claflin a juggernaut.
Imagine looking at the football scoreboard before Friday's kickoff at Memorial Stadium and seeing - SALINA SOUTH 14, GREAT BEND 0
A Macksville High runner has never won a state cross country championship.
After losing their football opener, the Hoisington Cardinals are rolling.
After hosting a Class 5A regional cross-country meet at Barton Lake, Great Bend High School will be sending three runners to the state meet at Rim Rock Farm in Lawrence.
Hoisington 42, Sterling 0
MEADE - The Ellinwood High School girls' cross-country team qualified for another Class 2A State Meet.
After a promising start for both teams, Salina Central High School took control of the Class 5A District 6 game on Friday night.
HUGOTON - The Hugoton High School Eagles put a huge dent in Larned's playoff hopes with a 14-6 upset of the favored Indians Friday evening.
In the driver's seat.
Larned (4-3 overall, 0-1 district) at Hugoton (2-5, 0-1)
LARNED - For the second straight year, Larned High's volleyball team is an underdog and underrated team that few outsiders would expect to qualify for the Class 4A-Division II state tournament.