HAYS - Class 3A Hays-Thomas More Prep drilled 13 3-pointers to bury the Class 5A Great Bend Panther girls from long range 84-72 in a non-league basketball game. The Panthers drop to 10-7 heading to Friday's Western Athletic Conference showdown at Dodge City for the WAC title.
On Thursday afternoon the Great Bend Panthers traveled to Liberal to wrap up their regular season. The Lady Panthers dominated their opponent as they won 10 of the 11 points that were possible. Junior Kylynn Keeler led the Panther attack as she bowled her career best series of 607. Keeler bowled games of 254, 153, and 200 to earn the gold medal. The Lady Panthers swept the medal count as Hanna Pfeifer bowled a 535 series for second place and Allie Brodrick bowled a 500 series to claim third place. The Lady Panthers will enter into next week's WAC ...
Great Bend's Cody Liles (132) is top-ranked in the Class 5A state wrestling rankings. Keaton Sander (138) is ranked sixth. Three-time state qualifier Liles placed sixth last year. Sander is a returning state qualifier.
The Hoisington Middle School competed at the 10 team, Larned Merten's Wrestling Tournament this past Saturday and placed 11 out of 17 wrestlers in the top three. No team scores were kept but if they had the team would have been tough to beat out for the tournament championship. The Hoisington Middle school team has been dominate so far this season.