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.
On Blackout Night at Memorial Stadium, the Great Bend High School Panthers catapulted themselves into the stratosphere in a Class 5A District 6 football opener.
In their final home games of the regular season, Great Bend High School's baseball team split a doubleheader against Liberal on Tuesday night at the Great Bend Sports Complex.
HUTCHINSON - Larned High golfer Michael Reece earned first-place medalist honors with a 7-over-par 79 Monday at The Highlands Golf Club.
The Great Bend High School girls' swim team locked up another first-place finish this season, claiming the top spot in a quadrangular on Monday evening at Kirkman Activity Center.
GREAT BEND - Grant Harris led Great Bend High School's tennis team with a first-place at No. 1 singles at the Great Bend Invitational. Great Bend finished third with 36 points. Harris cruised through a 6-0 record. His closest match was a 8-6 decision over Sterling's Zach Brashear.
By Jim Misunas
The Great Bend High School girls' swim team hosted a swim meet on Thursday at Kirkman Activity Center.
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McPHERSON - The Great Bend High School boys' tennis team finished sixth in the season-opening McPherson tournament on Monday.