ST. JOHN - It wasn't the turnovers that made the difference on Friday night.
BEL AIRE - Getting ahead early proved successful for the Hoisington High School football team on Friday night.
Western Athletic Conference
The Great Bend High School Lady Panthers volleyball team will be host to home-opening matches on Tuesday at Panther Fieldhouse.
JUNCTION CITY - The Great Bend High School boys' soccer team beat Junction City 8-0 on Thursday evening.
Garden City at Great Bend
If history repeats itself tonight, the Great Bend-Garden City high school football game once again won't be decided until the waning minutes.
Great Bend vs. Garden City.
DODGE CITY - Make it three in a row for the Great Bend High School girls' tennis team.
HAYS - It wasn't a victory for the Great Bend High School girls' cross-country team, but head coach Todd Kaiser said he was happy with the effort he saw.
EMPORIA - The Great Bend High School cross-country team competed at the Emporia meet last weekend.
The St. John High School football team found success throwing the ball in the first two weeks.
GARDEN CITY - In No. 2 doubles, Taylor Huslig and Carly Boyd of Great Bend High School captured first place at the Garden City junior varsity tennis tournament on Monday.
In four seasons, Grant Harris is undefeated at the annual Great Bend Invitational tennis tournament following Saturday's competition. The Panther senior improved his season record to 7-1 on Saturday and recorded his fourth straight victory at the annual meet.
By Jim Misunas
JUNCTION CITY- Battling against a six-team lineup including schools from the Topeka and Kansas City areas, Great Bend boys track and field saddled a first place finish at Friday's Junction City Invitational. Meanwhile the Great Bend girls team wrapped up competition with a fourth slot in the final standings with 80, one seed above Shawnee Heights at 78.
CIMARRON- Ellinwood girls track combined for 109 team points and a second place finish out of nine teams at Thursday's Cimarron Invitational. Ellinwood boys took the eighth slot with 20 points. Meade won the championship in the girls division while South Gray posted the top spot in the boys meet.
KINSLEY- St. John's boys wrapped up competition with 47 team point and a third place team finish while the girls team placed fourth with 41 points at Thursday's Kinsley Invitational. A total of nine school competed in both boys and girls meets.
Great Bend registered six first place performances and five state-qualifying times out of 12 events to take the gold at Thursday's quadrangular at the BCCC natatorium.
HAVEN- The Hoisington Cardinal baseball team outlasted the Haven Wildcats on Tuesday picking up a doubleheader sweep by scores of 9-6 and 8-1.
Hoisington will be the site of a Class 4A-Division 2 baseball regional May 19. Teams competing will be Hoisington-Central Plains, Hays-Thomas More Prep, Larned and Russell/Victoria. Russell defeated Larned 5-2 in last year's regional final at Larned.