Barton Community College hosted the third annual Central Kansas All-Star Classic on Sunday, showcasing 45 high school senior baskeball players from across Kansas.
HAYS - The Great Bend High School track and field teams hit the ground running on Saturday, competing in the season-opening Alex Francis Classic at Fort Hays State University.
Great Bend High School's Selam Ball has vaulted herself straight to a college team.
SALINA - The Great Bend High School girls' swim team was short-handed on Thursday when they started their season at Salina.
MANHATTAN – Taylor Rolfs was Central Plains High School's second option after standout Reagan Phelan was defended.
MANHATTAN – St. John-Hudson's 6-foot-8 Dean Wade drew two quick fouls and the Plainville Cardinals were raining 3-pointers for a 24-17 lead.
TOPEKA - Right out of the gate against Kapaun-Mt. Carmel High School's girls' basketball team at the Class 5A State Basketball third-place game, Great Bend found itself in a similar situation that it faced in the semifinal round.
MANHATTAN – "Take it to him," shouted the Olpe fan.
TOPEKA - The Great Bend High School's girls' basketball team just go overwhelmed in the semifinal round of the Class 5A State Tournament on Friday evening.
MANHATTAN – Central Plains High School senior Breanna Holmes is living the dream.
TOPEKA - The Great Bend High School girls' basketball team was bumped to the Class 5A State Tournament third-place game after losing 76-58 on Friday evening at the Topeka Expocetnre.
Kansas High School State Basketball
TOPEKA - The Great Bend High School girls' basketball team took an early lead against Topeka Seaman on Thursday night during a Class 5A State Tournament quarterfinal game.
MANHATTAN - St. John-Hudson High School's Jacob Milton drove hard to the basket and dished a perfect throwback pass to teammate Triston Long.
EMPORIA - The Valley Heights High School boys' basketball team outscored Macksville 34-27 in the fourth period to pull away for a 67-51 quarterfinal victory Wednesday in the Class 1A Division-I State Basketball Tournament. However, by the time the Mustangs got their fast pace going, it was too late.
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.
PREP TRACK & FIELD
McPHERSON - The Great Bend High School boys' tennis team finished sixth in the season-opening McPherson tournament on Monday.
Great Bend High School's baseball team opened the season by splitting with Garden City on Tuesday evening.
Great Bend High School has officially hired a new head football coach.
LARNED - The Larned High School baseball team shut down Halstead in a doubleheader on Tuesday evening.
On a chilly afternoon, the Great Bend High School softball team recorded their first wins of the season, opening the season against Larned at the Great Bend Sports Complex.