ELLINWOOD - Lauren Thill scored 10 of her game-high 17 points in the third quarter, leading Ellinwood High School to a 47-32 win over Wichita Northfield Tuesday night in the opening round of the Ellinwood preseason tournament.
LARNED - Despite pulling to within two points to end the first half, the Pawnee Heights High School girls' basketball team fell to Hoisington 51-29 on Tuesday after being outscored 28-8 in the second half.
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SALINA - After just one meet, the Great Bend High School boys' swim team has already qualified for the Class 5A state in five events.
ST. JOHN - The St. John High School girls basketball season-opening 48-26 win against Pratt-Skyline came quickly became the Teresa Wade Show on Friday night.
ST. JOHN - The St. John High School boys' basketball team overcame shooting 6-for-21 from the free throw line to edge Skyline 55-46 on Friday night.
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HAYS - Clutch free-throw shooting bailed out Great Bend High School after host Hays made a late run at the Lady Panthers Saturday morning during the seventh-place game of the Hays City Shoot-Out.
HAYS - The speed of the basketball game increased drastically from the previous two nights for the Great Bend High School Panthers.
In her first season as head basketball coach for Macksville High School, Kathryn McAllister guided the Lady Mustangs to a 9-11 record in 2009-10, including 4-5 in the Central Prairie League.
HAYS - Points were at a premium, and Great Bend High School and Colby spent much of Thursday's opener getting floor burns in the rough-and-tumble opening-round girls game of the Hays City Shoot-Out.
HAYS - Not only did the Great Bend High School boys' basketball team flourish running a variation of the Princeton offense Thursday afternoon during the first round of the Hays City Classic.
The state-champion St. John-Hudson High School volleyball team claims two first-team all-Central Prairie League selections this season.
The Great Bend High School boys' swimming team is returning to the pool after finishing in ninth place at the Class 5-1A state meet.
HAYS - Great Bend High School opens the 2010-11 basketball campaign today at the annual Hays City Shoot-Out.
LARNED - It was an old-fashioned, bone-jarring slugfest of a football game at Earl Roberts Stadium Friday evening as the Larned High School Indians handed Hoisington's new head coach, Zach Baird, a loss in his coaching debut, 21-20 in two overtimes.
Central Plains 42, Victoria 24
It's a dream for several athletes from Kansas to play for either Kansas State University or Kansas University.
GARDEN CITY - The Great Bend High School volleyball team struggled against Western Athletic Conference opponents on Thursday evening.
McPHERSON - The Great Bend High School girls' tennis team placed seventh out of nine teams at the McPherson tournament on Thursday.
Victoria at Central Plains
The Great Bend High School football team will wander into the great unknown tonight when the Panthers challenge Leavenworth at 7 p.m.
A new era might have started for the Great Bend High School boys' cross-country team.
The Great Bend High School boys' and girls' cross-country teams have been working in the heat to prepare for the 2014 season.
The Great Bend High School boys' soccer team will look to rebuild this season as they are starting a number of new players.
STAFFORD - The Stafford High School football team is coming off one of the more successful regular season in recent memory.
ELLINWOOD - There is a brand new outlook for the Ellinwood High School football team.
For the Central Plains High School football team, the trick will be out-accomplishing last season.
LARNED - Larned High School's football program made school history with the school's first playoff appearance in 28 years and first winning record in 15 years.
High school football season is upon us, and the Great Bend Panthers are back in action, but with a new face guiding the way.