ELLINWOOD - Hoisington High's Ryan Broeder posted a 6-over-par 70 (35-35) and lost a tiebreaker for first place honors at the Ellinwood Golf Tournament at Grove Park Golf Course. First-place medalist Zach Schissler of Sterling also posted a 70 (36-34).
LIBERAL - Great Bend's softball team rolled past Liberal 19-0 and 22-0 to open Western Athletic Conference play Thursday. Panther pitchers Hunter Marcum and Hannah Honomichl each threw one-hit shutouts. Liberal committed 16 errors in the twin bill.
HOISINGTON -- Hoisington pitcher Kyle Lang secured a baseball split by striking out the final two batters to preserve a 4-3 victory over league leader Nickerson. The Panthers won the opener 9-4. Hoisington improves to 5-7, 5-7 CKL and Nickerson drops to 7-1, 7-1 CKL.