The Salina Central High School Mustangs finally got over the hump against crosstown rival Salina South last Friday, winning for the first time in three years in their city grudge match, 31-28, at Salina Stadium.
It will be the Class 5A District 6 showdown tonight, when underdog Great Bend High School (3-3 overall) takes on Salina Central (5-2) at Salina Stadium. Kickoff is set for 7.
Class 3A sub-state
In a perfect scenario, visiting Great Bend High School will beat Salina Central Friday night, giving the Panthers the Class 5A District 6 football championship.
HAYS - The Hoisington High School volleyball team finished with a perfect record in the Mid-Central Activities Association after sweeping its league championship on Saturday.
Hoisington High School took third place at the Class 3-2-1A state girls' golf tournament at the Club at Stoneridge Golf Course in Great Bend on Monday.
HOISINGTON - The Hoisington High School football team began Class 3A district play by blanking Lyons 30-0 on Friday night.
WICHITA - The Claflin High School girls' tennis team finished in fourth place at the Class 3-2-1A state tournament while Ellinwood took seventh place.
LIBERAL - The Great Bend High School girls' cross country team came through a decisive victory in the Western Athletic Conference meet on Thursday.
Perhaps Great Bend High School's performance Friday night in the Class 5A District 6 football opener confirmed that the Panthers are indeed primed for the stretch run of the season.
At the Great Bend High School Fieldhouse on Saturday, Dodge City successfully defended its Western Athletic Conference tournament championship after finishing with a 3-1 record.
Great Bend High School girls' golf team hosted the Western Athletic Conference schools for a golf invitational on Tuesday.
The Western Athletic Conference tournament marks the end of the regular season for the Great Bend High School girls' tennis team.