DODGE CITY - Already duplicating their season win total of each of the last two football campaigns, the Great Bend HIgh School Panthers came up with a huge road victory on Friday night, whacking Dodge City 24-7.
It should be a hard-hitting Western Athletic Conference high school football collision tonight in Dodge City, meaning big plays and a whole bunch of points scored - if last week's Dodge City game was any indication.
Don't be surprised if you see both Matt Marshall and Bryce Beck behind center at various stages on Friday night, when Great Bend High School travels to Dodge City for a crucial Western Athletic Conference football game.
Running back/free safety Trent Uselton had a highlight-reel performance for the Great Bend High School junior varsity football team during first-half action on Monday evening during a 55-6 victory over Garden Plain at Memorial Stadium.
Great Bend girls soccer fell 10-0 to visiting Manhattan Monday at Cavanaugh Fields. The loss drops Great Bend to 3-10-1 on the season. The Panthers are in Salina this evening for non conference action againt Salina South.
NEWTON- For the third year in his Great Bend career, Grant Harris will be making a trip to the state tennis tournament. For several weeks the Panther senior has been battling tendonitis but it never proved to be an issue at Monday's regional tournament in Newton.
Editor's note: This is the final of a two-part series commemorating the 1955 GBHS state championship baseball team. Terry Knowles, a member of the 1955 Panthers, wrote the feature and, with teammates, recalls, 60 years later, that glorious season in the history of the GBHS baseball program.
May 08, 2015|
TERRY KNOWLES, Special to the Tribune