MAIZE - Offensive struggles led Great Bend High School's softball team to their first back-to-back losses of the season.
HAYS - League rivals Larned (10-6) and Ellinwood (11-7) will meet at 4 p.m. today in the MCAA Tournament at Thomas More Prep.
CIMMARON - The Central Plains High School boys' tennis team qualified two doubles teams for the Class 3-1A State Tournament, which will be held on Friday and Saturday in Goddard.
On Friday, Great Bend High School's Grant Harris will compete in the Class 5A State Tennis Tournament in Topeka.
Wilson's Marcus Denham won the boys' shot put event with a 44' 8" throw at the Barton County Community College High School track meet Friday in Great Bend.
CLAFLIN - The Central Plains Oilers won the Central Plains Quadrangular Monday in Claflin with 30 team points. Fairfield placed second with 13 points; Cimarron scored nine and Trego Community scored eight.
SALINA - Great Bend High School's boys' track and field team finished in fifth place at the Salina Central meet on Friday.
ELLINWOOD - The Ellinwood High School track and field teams won their own invitational on Friday.
NEWTON - In the final swim meet before the Western Athletic Conference meet in Hays, the Great Bend High School girls' team finished second at Newton.
SALINA - The Great Bend High School softball team won both games of a triangular on Friday evening in Salina.
HAYS - After a rough start to the Hays High Western Diamond Classic, Great Bend High School's baseball team steadily improved throughout the tournament.
LAKIN - The Larned High School baseball team split a doubleheader on the road against Lakin on Thursday night.
HAYS - Things did not start off well for the Great Bend High School baseball team, which opened the Hays High Diamond Classic on Thursday night against the host.
TONGANOXIE - Heading in, they knew it would be tough, and the Tonganoxie tournament did not disappoint.
SALINA - The Great Bend High School girls' tennis team finished tied for fir fifth place with Wichita Kapaun Mt. Carmel on Thursday evening at the Salina South Tennis Invitational.
LARNED - In a game dominated by momentum exchanges, the Larned High School Indians finally closed the door on Nickerson with an interception by Evan Skelton on the Larned 35-yard line, enabling the Indians to defeat the Nickerson Panthers 33-25 at Earl Roberts Field on Friday evening.
You could feel it coming.
LAWRENCE - The Great Bend High School girls' cross-country team finished in 21st place in the Blue Division at Rim Rock Farm.
The times for the Great Bend High School cross-country team's races on Saturday at the Rim Rock Farms tournament has changed.
Larned's Dorothy Keenan drives the ball in a tournament at Larned. Larned High's golf team captured first place at Russell Monday. Larned's Dorothy Keenan earned first place medalist (44) for the fourth time this season. Emma Ayre placed eighth, and Madison Gleason and Haley Skelton tied for 10th.
By Jim Misunas
A pair of goals was all the Great Bend High School boys' soccer team to edge out their Western Athletic Conference rivals Hays.
SALINA - The Great Bend High School girls' golf team placed sixth as a team at the Salina South Invitational. The Lady Panthers were led by Sarah Mauler, who carded a 98.
DODGE CITY - The Great Bend High School girls' tennis team placed second at the Dodge City Tennis Invitational on Thursday.
The Great Bend High School football team's anemic offense took several strides forward on Friday night.