DODGE CITY - There was no comeback victory for the Dodge City High School girls' basketball team against Great Bend on Friday night at the DCHS Fieldhouse.
DODGE CITY - Smothering on-ball defensive pressure provided the needed gusto for the Dodge City High School Red Demons to stick a fork in Great Bend's early lead.
The Great Bend High School Lady Panthers wanted a home win this season.
In a game where the Great Bend High School boys' basketball team only turned the ball over nine times, it was those turnovers that meant the difference against Liberal.
SALINA - It was truly a rough and rugged Class 5A regional wrestling tournament on Saturday at Salina South High School.
LIBERAL - The Great Bend High School girls' bowling team missed only one of the 21 points available at the Western Athletic Conference tournament on Thursday.
The Burley brothers are back - minus one.
The Great Bend High School boys' swim team will be bringing six swimmers to the Class 5-1A state meet.
For the second time this month, the Great Bend High School basketball teams will have back-to-back games.
OTIS - The Otis-Bison High School boys' basketball team went into the final eight minutes tied at 41 with Macksville on Tuesday night.
ST. JOHN - The two high school girls' basketball teams fought neck-and-neck at St. John on Tuesday night, but Wichita Word of Life finished ahead 49-47, beating the Lady Tigers.
Mark Lang rolled a 289 game for the Great Bend High School boys' bowling team on Tuesday.
KINSLEY - Teresa Wade followed her 18-point performance on Friday with a 21-point explosion in Monday night's win over Kinsley.
SMOKY VALLEY - The Hoisington High School wrestling team was about 14.8 seconds away from finishing the season undefeated in duals.
GARDEN CITY - Jake Curran had a big old goose egg at halftime on Friday night at The Garden.
By Jim Misunas
MANHATTAN - The Central Plains girls and St. John boys Class 2A quarterfinal basketball games will be aired live on the Internet through the Kansas State Activities Association and the National Federation of High School Networks.
Taking second place at the Class 5-1A State Bowling Tournament as an individual is an achievement in itself.
The first area high school basketball team to step up to take the floor in state-tournament action is Central Plains' girls.
The Macksville High School boys' basketball gets their first Class 1A Division-I State Tournament test tonight at 8:15 in Emporia at White Auditorium.
It wasn't easy, but now it's over.
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.