The Great Bend Middle School 8th grade Boys Basketball teams coached by Kyle Kriegh and assisted by Matt Rorabaugh made easy work of the Holcomb Longhorns recently the A team scoring a 42-16 victory with 22 points, seven rebounds and three assists belonging to Drew Nicholson.
The No. 1 state-ranked St. John Tigers will feel right at home Wednesday at Manhattan's Bramlage Coliseum. The Tigers (22-1) will challenge state rival Pittsburg Colgan (17-5) in Wednesday's first round of the Class 2A state basketball tournament.
OTIS - No one could've imagined that five weeks after Cristen Trapp's grandmother died, she would deliver the biggest prize in her father's life - a state basketball tournament trip for Otis-Bison High School.
PRATT -- Defense wins championships. The Larned girls applied that old adage with vigor at the 4A Div 2 Sub-State as they defensed themselves into the State Finals in Emporia with a 40-32 victory over the Haven Wildcats Saturday evening. It's the Indians' first state trip since 1998.
PRATT - The Nickerson girls were unable to overcome 31 turnovers as they fell to the Larned 45-32 in the Pratt Class 4A-Div. 2 basketball substate. Larned (12-9) meets Haven Saturday for a berth in the Class 4A-Div. 2 state tournament.