By Jim Misunas
GODDARD - Central Plains High School, led by the doubles team of Layne Bieberle and Michael Ryan, tied for 10th place at the Class 3-1A State Tennis Tournament.
HAYS - Chance Haney and Cole Mulch have qualified to represent the Great Bend High School boys' golf team at the Class 5A State Tournament.
The Great Bend High School baseball team finished the regular season 10-10 with a sweep of Larned on Thursday.
PREP TRACK & FIELD
TOPEKA - Great Bend High School's singles player Grant Harris had his ups and downs in his three matches at the Class 5A State Tennis Tournament.
DODGE CITY - The Great Bend High School track and field team competed at the Western Athletic Conference meet on Thursday at Dodge City.
HAYS - The Great Bend High School girls' swim team won the Western Athletic Conference title on Thursday evening.
In the fall, Great Bend High School senior Kylee Spray was aiding the Lady Panthers volleyball team to a Class 5A state tournament berth from her position of libero.
HUTCHINSON - Great Bend High School's softball team's road to regionals will depend on a three-way coin flip after losing a 4-2 heartbreaker to Hutchinson High. Great Bend won the nightcap 14-9 after nearly losing an 11-run lead.
LARNED - The Great Bend High School baseball team kicked their offense into high gear on Thursday, closing out the regular season with a sweep of Larned.
After the high school bowling season was up, Great Bend's Miranda Hejny knew she had a choice to make.
HILLSBORO - Larned freshman Colton Massey played even-par 70 to capture medalist honors at the Central Kansas League golf tournament at Hillsboro Municipal Golf Course. Massey carded five birdies and eagled the 479-yard par 5 eighth hole to offset seven bogeys.
HOISINGTON - Hoisington High School will be hosting a Class 4A Division-II Regional Softball Tournament on Tuesday at Logan Field.
STAFFORD - The Stafford High School football team is coming off one of the more successful regular season in recent memory.
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.
Central Plains High School
LARNED - Great Bend High School football this year is getting about as much respect as the Titanic gave to icebergs.