Morgan Francis, Macy Moyers, Jami McVay and Brianna Schartz are set to make their Great Bend High School 2012 varsity tennis debuts today at the McPherson Invitational.
MAIZE - The Great Bend High School varsity volleyball team opened their season with a pair of impressive victories on Tuesday night.
HAYS - In a season-opening high school tournament on Monday at Smoky Hill Golf Course, Great Bend finished sixth out of nine teams.
If you're heading to Hoisington on Friday night for the high school football game between Great Bend and Hoisington, it might be in your best interests to leave a little early.
Great Bend High School showcased its football team on Friday night at Memorial Stadium with an intrasquad scrimmage.
In the Great Bend High School volleyball intrasquad scrimmage at Panther Fieldhouse on Friday night, Lady Panthers head coach Kelsey Perry said she was looking to see how her team's confidence level would react to a crowd.
LYONS - Scheduling two extra dates called for early junior-varsity action for the Great Bend High School girls' tennis team.
The high school fall sports season gets under way next week in the area.
As the start of the 2012 high school season looms, fall preseason scrimmages are under way for Great Bend High School.
Fall sports practices began Monday throughout the state, in accordance with Kansas State High School Activities Association regulations.
Practices for high school fall sports begin on Monday for Great Bend, along with area schools, in accordance with Kansas State High School Activities Association regulations.
Over the past two seasons, the Great Bend High School Panthers have worn the tag of having the toughest all-class football schedule in the state.
EMPORIA - Tyler Uselton made one last big block to help the West team keep their winning streak alive against the East squad in the 39th Kansas Shrine Bowl on Saturday night at Welch Stadium.
Ellinwood High School has hired a new head boys' basketball coach over the summer.
The gauntlet will be thrown down on Saturday night.
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.