EL DORADO - Add Wichita Trinity Academy's Ryan Miller to the growing list of opposing standout players to flourish against the Great Bend Panthers.
EL DORADO - Jace Bowman was busy shooting holes in Wichita Kapaun-Mt. Carmel's defense during the first half of a first-round game of a midseason high school basketball tournament on Thursday afternoon.
HAYS - The Great Bend High School boys swim team took third place at Hays.
HOISINGTON - The Ellinwood High School girls' basketball team opened the second day of the Hoisington Winter Jam on Tuesday with a come-from-behind 37-35 win over Victoria.
LARNED - It was a long time in coming, but Great Bend High School's girls' basketball team finally broke into the win column.
Dodge City High School's Ashley Stephenson wears No. 3 for the Lady Demons, and she wears it for good reason.
One half of Dodge City High School's dynamic basketball guard duo remains in Trey Hallman, who's showing why he's the top player in the Western Athletic Conference.
ST. JOHN - The St. John High School boys' basketball team made 50 percent of its 3-pointers in the first half to jump ahead of Larned 38-14 by halftime.
ST. JOHN - Strong defense from the St. John High School girls' basketball team kept Larned from scoring more than six points in any quarter on Friday night.
Tonight is Homecoming for Great Bend High School as the Panthers are entertaining Western Athletic Conference foe Dodge City.
MANHATTAN - It was the first swim meet back after the Christmas break for the Great Bend High School Panthers.
Kansas High School State Basketball
TOPEKA - The Great Bend High School girls' basketball team took an early lead against Topeka Seaman on Thursday night during a Class 5A State Tournament quarterfinal game.
MANHATTAN - St. John-Hudson High School's Jacob Milton drove hard to the basket and dished a perfect throwback pass to teammate Triston Long.
EMPORIA - The Valley Heights High School boys' basketball team outscored Macksville 34-27 in the fourth period to pull away for a 67-51 quarterfinal victory Wednesday in the Class 1A Division-I State Basketball Tournament. However, by the time the Mustangs got their fast pace going, it was too late.
Let it begin.
MANHATTAN - One step closer.
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.