The Great Bend High School Lady Panthers wanted a home win this season.
In a game where the Great Bend High School boys' basketball team only turned the ball over nine times, it was those turnovers that meant the difference against Liberal.
SALINA - It was truly a rough and rugged Class 5A regional wrestling tournament on Saturday at Salina South High School.
LIBERAL - The Great Bend High School girls' bowling team missed only one of the 21 points available at the Western Athletic Conference tournament on Thursday.
The Burley brothers are back - minus one.
The Great Bend High School boys' swim team will be bringing six swimmers to the Class 5-1A state meet.
For the second time this month, the Great Bend High School basketball teams will have back-to-back games.
OTIS - The Otis-Bison High School boys' basketball team went into the final eight minutes tied at 41 with Macksville on Tuesday night.
ST. JOHN - The two high school girls' basketball teams fought neck-and-neck at St. John on Tuesday night, but Wichita Word of Life finished ahead 49-47, beating the Lady Tigers.
Mark Lang rolled a 289 game for the Great Bend High School boys' bowling team on Tuesday.
KINSLEY - Teresa Wade followed her 18-point performance on Friday with a 21-point explosion in Monday night's win over Kinsley.
SMOKY VALLEY - The Hoisington High School wrestling team was about 14.8 seconds away from finishing the season undefeated in duals.
GARDEN CITY - Jake Curran had a big old goose egg at halftime on Friday night at The Garden.
GARDEN CITY - In the first half of Western Athletic Conference basketball action Friday night at The Garden, the Great Bend High School Lady Panthers were right there.
HOISINGTON - When the Hoisington High School boys' basketball team's 6-foot-8 junior post player, Cody Stetler, got into foul trouble, it was Anthony Broeder who stepped up.
#1 Singles Rigo Miranda 2-1 2nd place
Great Bend forward Keely Ireland belted out three goals while fellow sophomores Araceli Delgadillo and Melani Garcia scored a goal each to lead the Panthers to a 6-1 win over visiting Liberal in Tuesday afternoon play.
BUHLER- Grant Harris swept through the first round of singles play as the Great Bend tennis team posted a second place finish at Tuesday's quadrangular in Buehler. Buhler won the quad with 27 team points, while the Panthers finished with 12.
Ellinwood jv track girls come up big at home meet, boys finish fifth
#1 doubles Jace Whetham, Daniel Abbott 0-2
Great Bend Red
Seven qualifiers represented Great Bend as the Panthers declared their second straight victory at Monday's five-team meet at the BCCC natatorium.
In four seasons, Grant Harris is undefeated at the annual Great Bend Invitational tennis tournament following Saturday's competition. The Panther senior improved his season record to 7-1 on Saturday and recorded his fourth straight victory at the annual meet.
By Jim Misunas
JUNCTION CITY- Battling against a six-team lineup including schools from the Topeka and Kansas City areas, Great Bend boys track and field saddled a first place finish at Friday's Junction City Invitational. Meanwhile the Great Bend girls team wrapped up competition with a fourth slot in the final standings with 80, one seed above Shawnee Heights at 78.
CIMARRON- Ellinwood girls track combined for 109 team points and a second place finish out of nine teams at Thursday's Cimarron Invitational. Ellinwood boys took the eighth slot with 20 points. Meade won the championship in the girls division while South Gray posted the top spot in the boys meet.
KINSLEY- St. John's boys wrapped up competition with 47 team point and a third place team finish while the girls team placed fourth with 41 points at Thursday's Kinsley Invitational. A total of nine school competed in both boys and girls meets.
Great Bend registered six first place performances and five state-qualifying times out of 12 events to take the gold at Thursday's quadrangular at the BCCC natatorium.
HAVEN- The Hoisington Cardinal baseball team outlasted the Haven Wildcats on Tuesday picking up a doubleheader sweep by scores of 9-6 and 8-1.
Hoisington will be the site of a Class 4A-Division 2 baseball regional May 19. Teams competing will be Hoisington-Central Plains, Hays-Thomas More Prep, Larned and Russell/Victoria. Russell defeated Larned 5-2 in last year's regional final at Larned.