Great Bend High School senior Jace Bowman received an early Christmas gift on Thursday.
HOISINGTON - Injuries can ruin a high school season, sometimes for a single player and other times for an entire team.
ST. JOHN - Being ranked No. 1 in Class 1A Division-I is nothing new to the St. John High School girls' basketball team.
HOISINGTON - Freshman Lexi Sanders is not your average teenager.
ELLINWOOD - Ellinwood High School is down a couple of head coaches.
The high school basketball games between Larned and Central Plains have been postponed due to inclement weather.
The St. John High School girls' basketball team is the No. 1 team in Class 1A Division-I in the latest Kansas Basketball Coaches Association poll.
HOISINGTON - The Hoisington High School wrestling team took third place on Friday at the Cardinal Corner Classic.
LARNED - The Hoisington High School girls' basketball team took the lead in the first quarter and never relinquished it.
LARNED - In a game that went down to the wire, Hoisington High School's boys' basketball team was able to hang on to beat Larned 56-50 on Friday night in Larned.
HOISINGTON - Led by top placings from Chris Burley (120 pounds) and Ryan DesLauriers (103), along with a bevy of second- and third-place finishings, Great Bend High School captured the Cardinal Corner Classic on Friday.
The Hoisington High School boys' basketball team, which is ranked No. 4 in Class 3A in the latest Kansas Basketball Coaches Association poll, will face Mid-Central Activities Association foe Larned tonight on the road.
PRATT - The Great Bend junior varsity Lady Panthers basketball team opened their season last Friday night with a 52-34 road victory over Pratt.
MANHATTAN - Great Bend High School's boys' freshman basketball team beat Manhattan 63-62 in overtime on Tuesday night on an NBA-range 3-pointer by Trent Uselton.
ST. JOHN- It was a silver Tuesday for St. John's jv boys and girls track and field teams.
#1 Singles: Dorian Lueth, 1-2, 7th place
Due to wet field conditions at the Great Bend Sports Complex, today's baseball doubleheader against TMP and Scott City has been moved to Al Burns Field at Veterans Park. First pitch is scheduled for 2 pm.
MCPHERSON- Aleah Urban, Gage Fritz and Reece Morss all placed as top competitors in their respective events at Thursday's middle school track and field meet in McPherson. The latter part of the meet was called off as showers and thunderstorms moved through the area resulting in the completion of only three running events for Great Bend. All field events, except the seventh grade girls discus, were completed.
CPL BASKETBALL RECOGNITION - Girls: Rachel Doll unanimous first team, Delaney Beckwith second team and Blake Wilt honorable mention. Boys: Marc Waite second team and Tyson Martinez honorable mention
#1 singles- Brady Daniel (3-1) 3rd place
Due to wet field conditions, Monday's (April 20) GBHS C-team baseball game at Veterans Park against Garden City has been postponed. A make up date is yet to be determined.
SALINA- The stakes were raised for Great Bend swimmers at Friday's Salina Invitational. Following a victorious quadrangular in Garden City earlier in the week, the Panther girls threw the momentum into high gear and recorded yet another first place finish at the 12-team Salina Invitational Friday.
HAYS- Due to inclement weather, Friday's WAC softball doubleheader between Great Bend and Hays has been postponed to Tuesday, April 28.
#1 singles Jessica Nieto (1-2)
Due to inclement weather, Thursday's GBHS soccer match at Liberal has been postponed and moved to Friday, May 1.
#1 singles- Brady Daniel 3-0, 1st place
GARDEN CITY- Great Bend used a three-inning drive in the middle of Tuesday's first game of a WAC doubleheader and held off a Buffalo rally in the final frame to beat Garden City, 7-4. Despite some defensive miscues in the second contest, the Panthers rounded up all 11 of their runs during another three-inning span and defeated Garden City in an 11-8 final.
Nine runs in the first inning provided a little foreshadowing for Tuesday's Western Athletic Conference opener between Class 5A power Great Bend and Liberal. The Lady Panthers needed just six innings to complete two 15-0 wins.