HOISINGTON - It seems likely that the Hoisington High School boys' basketball team remembered what happened last year in the Hoisington Winter Jam championship game.
HOISINGTON - A second-quarter surge put the Russell High School girls' basketball team ahead of Hoisington.
WICHITA - The Great Bend High School boys' swimming team took 11th place at the Wichita Heights swim meet on Saturday.
EL DORADO - It's a hollow feeling playing in a seventh-place game of a midseason tournament, the final day of a three-day trip away from home.
HOISINGTON - The Hoisington High School girls' basketball team took advantage of a cold-shooting Ellinwood team to take a 30-17 lead by halftime on Friday night.
HOISINGTON - Down 29-26 heading into the fourth quarter, the Ellinwood High School girls' basketball team scored 15 points to beat Otis-Bison 41-34 and take third place at the Hoisington Winter Jam.
HOISINGTON - Cody Stetler, a 6-foot-8 center for Hoisington High School's boys' basketball team, was dominant under the basket against Victoria on Friday night.
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.
Both Great Bend Bowling teams concluded their regular season on Thursday as they competed in the WAC Tournament in Garden City. The Lady Panthers dominated the tournament from start to finish. The girls squad captured 17 of the possible 21 points possible as they won the tournament. However, they fell just short of Garden City who was able to hang on to claim the Conference title. This ended the Lady Panthers 4 year run as conference champions. Sophomore Allie Brodrick paced the team as she rolled a 1st place series of 599 which include a high game of 259. Senior ...
LIBERAL - Liberal battled past pesky Great Bend by outscoring the Panthers down the stretch for a 45-40 Western Athletic Conference victory.
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BY JIM MISUNAS