One thing can be said for the Great Bend High School boys' golf team: the Panthers have some experience under their belts.
KINSLEY - High School track and field is in full swing for Quivira Heights, Claflin, Pawnee Heights and others, who competed in the Kinsley Invitational on Friday.
The Great Bend High School boys tennis team had each of its players earn a medal at the Great Bend invitational on Saturday.
JUNCTION CITY - Nick Ney's flirtation with a no-hitter lasted deep into Saturday's opening game of a non-conference doubleheader with Junction City High School.
It wasn't Connor Sell's best stuff, and it wasn't a seven- nor a five-inning no-hitter on Thursday evening at Al Burns Stadium.
HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS
The Great Bend High School girls' swim team won the first of three home meets this season, topping Hays and Thomas More Prep-Marian, also from Hays, on Thursday afternoon at the Barton Community College pool in Great Bend.
When Great Bend High School senior Alex Reed suffered a devastating knee injury during Class 5A district football action last fall, one had to wonder if the record-setting sprint wunderkind would ever get back on track.
WICHITA - The Great Bend High School girls' soccer team has done something it has never done before - make it to the championship game of the Wichita Titan Classic.
Suffice to say, the Great Bend High School boys' tennis team is a work in progress. Only one senior, who is coming out for the first time this spring, is on the Panthers' roster.
The Great Bend High School girls' swim team roster is a revolving door that saw eight seniors graduate from last years' squad but has some bright young talent coming in.
For the Great Bend High School softball team, this season is all about the team's experience.
Losing only four seniors to graduation, the Great Bend High School Panthers baseball team entertains some high expectations entering the 2011 campaign.
WICHITA - The Great Bend High School girls' soccer team began its season in style, beating Haysville Campus 4-1 to open the Wichita Titan Classic on Wednesday.
Seniors dominated The Associated Press All-America team for the first time in five years.
It wasn't easy, but now it's over.
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.