A high-powered offense carried the Great Bend High School baseball team to a 13-8 win over Junction City in the first game of a doubleheader on Saturday at the City of Great Bend Sport Complex.
As the Western Athletic Conference baseball and softball races heat up, it will tend to bring plenty more fanfare to the City of Great Bend Sports Complex.
BUHLER - As it turned out, Great Bend High School took home fourth-place finishes on Friday at the Buhler Invitational track and field meet.
GARDEN CITY - This is exactly what Great Bend High School head boys' tennis coach Shannon Schartz was expecting before the spring season began.
ULYSSES - The Larned High School baseball team split a doubleheader at Ulysses on Friday, winning 8-7 in nine innings in the first game before falling 11-1 in the nightcap.
Both teams entered the Western Athletic Conference softball doubleheader undefeated.
HAYS - Austin Unrein of Hays High School furnished the offensive bookends that put the squeeze on Great Bend Thursday evening in Western Athletic Conference doubleheader baseball action.
DODGE CITY - The Great Bend High School boys' tennis team claimed first place at the Dodge City Varsity Invitational on Thursday.
HUTCHINSON - The Great Bend High School girls' swim team had two first-place finishes at the meet on Thursday.
HOISINGTON - The Hoisington High School softball team split a doubleheader with Canton-Galva on Thursday.
HAYS - Jeff Keenan of Great Bend High School shot 39 on the back nine and finished at 80 for seventh place during the Bob Blazer/Hays Invitational on Monday.
The last two springs, Hays High School has held baseball supremacy in the Western Athletic Conference.
LARNED - The Larned High School and Hoisington baseball teams split a doubleheader on Tuesday.
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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.
The Great Bend High School girls' golf team finds itself in an unusual position this season.
There's a new head coach for the Macksville High School football team.
HOISINGTON - There's a new head coach in town for the Hoisington High School football team.
OTIS - To say the Otis-Bison High School football team had a rough start to the 2013 season would be an understatement.
ST. JOHN - While there is a change in the coaching staff for the St. John-Hudson High School football team, it is a familiar face.
Shannon Schartz returns for his 37th year as head coach, and he's bringing back a lot of talent.
It's a new year for the Great Bend High School volleyball team.
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LARNED - Great Bend High School football this year is getting about as much respect as the Titanic gave to icebergs.
GREENSBURG - The Macksville High School volleyball team won two out of three matches at the Kiowa County quadrangular on Tuesday evening.
HAYS - The Great Bend High School girls' golf team opened the season on Tuesday, competing at a Hays tournament.