Panther Tales

Sweeping the Mat with Wrestling

Laura Daniel, Reporter

October 30, 2019

The end of fall sports is closing in. The first day of the winter season will switch the athletic spotlight over to winter sports, one of which will be wrestling. The first day of wrestling practice will be November 18 in the wrestling room inside the PAC (Panther Athletic Center). There has been...

Breaking the Record

Breaking the Record

Bayle Sandy, Reporter

October 24, 2019

After several years of weight lifting, Senior Joanna Sanchez finally achieved her goal of breaking a school record. Last Thursday on October 10th, Sanchez broke the school record with a back squat lift of 310 lbs. The previous record of 300lb had been unbeatable since 2004, so this just shows Sanchez's...

Football Players Appreciates Teachers

Isaiah Smith, Author

October 17, 2019

Today, the seniors from the Great Bend Panthers football each delivered their jersey with their number to a teacher that had made an impact on them through their high school years. There are 22 seniors on the team, and they have all snapped a photo with the teacher of their choice. ...

Having a Ball in Volleyball!

Having a Ball in Volleyball!

Laura Daniel, Reporter

October 15, 2019

Panther Volleyball is having a great season so far, with the consecutive wins. The Lady Panthers had two games and won both games. Great Bend won the first set against Eisenhower with the score 25-10, and the second set Great Bend won as well with 27-25. This was the Great Bend volleyball team's 20th...

Girl’s Golf

Mollie Phillips, Reporter

October 3, 2019

The Great Bend High School girl's golf team has been teeing up a storm this year. The team currently has three girls competing for individual WAC honors, and according to coach Travis McAtee, all of the girls have "great chemistry and support." The girl's team has been competing very well this season...

Running the Race

Laura Daniel, Reporter

September 24, 2019

Both the Great Bend Girls and Boys Cross Country teams received team titles on Thursday at the Buhler individual meet. Sage Cauley led the team, finishing third; Kaden Esfeld took fourth; and Collin Hammond earned sixth. Alex Smith was the fourth Panther to place in top ten, with the place of ninth. The...

Going for a Goal

Going for a Goal

Laura Daniel, Reporter

September 20, 2019

Tuesday, September 13, the Great Bend High School soccer team played their rival, Hays High, at Cavanaugh Fields in Great Bend. The soccer team has seven home games this season. The junior varsity team lost 1-2 on Tuesday, and the varsity team won 4-0. There are 40 soccer players. There are 15 seniors...

Meeting Their Match

Meeting Their Match

Laura Daniel, Reporter

September 19, 2019

The lady panther tennis teams were on fire this week.  On Monday, the junior varsity earned a van-load of medals at Garden City.  The following day the varsity team dominated the courts in Dodge City. All of the tennis girls placed in the top six at the Garden City JV meet- Lakyn Smith placed first...

Insane Finish

Insane Finish

Laura Daniel, Reporter

September 13, 2019

Friday September 6, Panther football beat the Andover Trojans with a score of 13-10. The team had a tough start during the first half. The Trojans led the game with 0-10. During the last few minutes of the game, the Panthers scored a safety off a blocked punt. In the last minute, the Panthers had...

Homecoming Court Announced

Homecoming Court Announced

September 12, 2019

At the Homecoming Pep Assembly this morning, the student body of GBHS was introduced to the King and Queen candidates and their attendants. Valarie Luna & Gabriel Balderrama.  Valarie is the daughter of Pamela & Daniel Luna.  She is a member of pep club and plays volleyball. She plans to ...

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