Morgan Francis, Macy Moyers, Jami McVay and Brianna Schartz are set to make their Great Bend High School 2012 varsity tennis debuts today at the McPherson Invitational.
MAIZE - The Great Bend High School varsity volleyball team opened their season with a pair of impressive victories on Tuesday night.
HAYS - In a season-opening high school tournament on Monday at Smoky Hill Golf Course, Great Bend finished sixth out of nine teams.
If you're heading to Hoisington on Friday night for the high school football game between Great Bend and Hoisington, it might be in your best interests to leave a little early.
Great Bend High School showcased its football team on Friday night at Memorial Stadium with an intrasquad scrimmage.
In the Great Bend High School volleyball intrasquad scrimmage at Panther Fieldhouse on Friday night, Lady Panthers head coach Kelsey Perry said she was looking to see how her team's confidence level would react to a crowd.
LYONS - Scheduling two extra dates called for early junior-varsity action for the Great Bend High School girls' tennis team.
The high school fall sports season gets under way next week in the area.
As the start of the 2012 high school season looms, fall preseason scrimmages are under way for Great Bend High School.
Fall sports practices began Monday throughout the state, in accordance with Kansas State High School Activities Association regulations.
Practices for high school fall sports begin on Monday for Great Bend, along with area schools, in accordance with Kansas State High School Activities Association regulations.
Over the past two seasons, the Great Bend High School Panthers have worn the tag of having the toughest all-class football schedule in the state.
EMPORIA - Tyler Uselton made one last big block to help the West team keep their winning streak alive against the East squad in the 39th Kansas Shrine Bowl on Saturday night at Welch Stadium.
Ellinwood High School has hired a new head boys' basketball coach over the summer.
The gauntlet will be thrown down on Saturday night.
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.
GARDEN CITY- A 10-point spread separated the Great Bend girls swim team from host Garden City as the Panthers took the top spot and won their fourth straight competition at Tuesday's quadrangular.
Following a 2-0 run by the opposition, Great Bend used a free kick by junior Alondra Garcia late in the first half and sophomore Araceli Delgadillo's goal late in the second to knot the game at two.