In an unusual twist of fate on Thursday, Great Bend played its first high school baseball games at the new City of Great Bend Sports Complex as the visiting team against non-conference opponent Hoisington.
In a high school softball doubleheader that was moved due to rain earlier in the week, Great Bend lit up its home field as the visiting team on Thursday, scoring 25 runs on 28 hits.
Barton Community College will be hosting an inaugural KJCCC Versus ICCAC Challenge track and field meet today and Saturday at the Track/Soccer Complex on campus.
It has been a rough start to the Western Athletic Conference season for the Great Bend High School girls' soccer team.
Great Bend High School's scheduled baseball and softball doubleheaders for today at Hoisington have been moved to the City of Great Bend Sports Complex, starting at 5 p.m. The twinbills initially were slated to start at 4, but grounds crews have been working on the fields since mid-morning and officials determined they needed another hour to have the fields in playing condition.
LARNED - A year removed from finishing in third place in the Class 3A state softball tournament, Larned High School has begun this season 1-3.
This afternoon - weather permitting - the Great Bend High School Panthers baseball team will open their season in non-conference action at Hoisington.
It was the second meeting of the Great Bend High School girls' soccer team and Liberal in four days.
The last time Great Bend High School had a boys golfer advance to the Class 5A state tournament was 2009.
BUHLER - Coming off a sweep of their home tennis invite, the Great Bend High School Panthers nearly swept the competition at Buhler Invitational on Monday.
SALINA - The Great Bend High School softball team swept a pair of pitcher's duels against Salina Sacred Heart on Monday.
The Great Bend High School varsity baseball team's scheduled season-opening doubleheader with Liberal, set for 4 today at the City of Great Bend Sports Complex, has been postponed.
It has been a case of mixing and matching in the preseason for Randy Beck.
The Great Bend High School girls' swim team took first place at the home meet on Monday at the Kirkman Activity Center pool.
LINDSBORG - The Larned Indians remained winless in Central Kansas League play with losses to Smoky Valley and Halstead Tuesday night.
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.