Some Great Bend High School football fans are probably wondering why the Panthers scheduled Class 5A powerhouse St. Thomas Aquinas and 6A brute Wichita Heights so early in the season on an already loaded schedule.
At a cross country meet, the tranquil scene of tall grass, shade trees and rolling hills are covered up by the cars of parents and the busses parked and waiting for the athletes' rides home.
The pageantry that comes with the annual Homecoming game for Great Bend High School won't be a distraction for the Panthers.
TOPEKA - The Great Bend High School volleyball team traveled to the capitol city on Saturday to take part in perhaps the Lady Panthers' toughest competition of the season.
Behind solid blocking and solid running by Bryce Hofmeister helped the Great Bend High School junior varsity football team ease past Garden City 38-20 win over Garden City Monday night at Memorial Stadium.
GBHS finishes in third place
GARDEN CITY - Even though the Great Bend High School Panthers moved the ball running from the shotgun formation the entire half, they continually shot themselves in the foot.
GARDEN CITY - In the days leading up to Friday night's high school football game with Garden City, Great Bend head coach Bo Black wondered aloud what type of team he had.
HOISINGTON - Unbeaten Hoisington High School christened its football field with a 42-12 win the Ellinwood Eagles in Mid-Central Activities Association League play.
LARNED - The Mid-Central Activities Association girls' golf meet - the Larned Invitational - was held Thursday at the Larned Country Club.
HAYS - Great Bend High School's Rubi Torres broke her own school record Thursday at the Hays High School Invitational while leading the Panthers girls' cross country team to a first place finish.
When Great Bend High School's football team takes on Garden City tonight, it will be the Panthers' first game since opening the season two weeks ago.
First-year Garden City High School head football coach Brian Hill and Great Bend head coach Bo Black have known each other since their playing days at Emporia State University.
Hoisington christens new field against Eagles
The Ellinwood High School girls' tennis team is looking to build on its fourth place finish at the 3-2-1A state tournament last year, at Fort Hays State University.
The Great Bend High School volleyball team swept its home triangular on Monday night at the Panther Fieldhouse.
PRATT - The Hoisington High School girls' golf team continue a strong start to the season with a win at the Pratt tournament on Monday.
HAYS - The Great Bend High School boys' soccer team finished tied with Western Athletic Conference rival Hays on Monday.
WICHITA - The Great Bend High School boys' cross-country team finished in seventh place at the Wild Wind Cross-Country Festival over the weekend.
Usually when a football team scores 49 points, you don't compliment the other team's defense.
The Great Bend High School girls' tennis team finished fourth at the Great Bend Invitational on Saturday at Veterans Memorial Park.
CLAFLIN - Everything went Central Plains High School's way on Friday night.
Things did not go Great Bend High School's way on Friday night at Memorial Stadium.
The second week of Friday Night Live on Cox Channel Kansas will feature a Western Athletic Conference battle between Hays and Great Bend.
ELLINWOOD - The Ellinwood High School volleyball team hosted the former members of the Mid-Central Activities Association on Thursday evening.
DODGE CITY - The Great Bend High School girls' golf team competed at the Dodge City Invitational on Thursday afternoon.
It's time to shake things off.
The Great Bend High School Booster Club will have a tailgate party prior to Friday night's football game.
DODGE CITY - The Great Bend High School volleyball team improved to 2-3 on the season after going 2-1 at the Dodge City quadrangular on Tuesday.