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GCHS soccer shutout; season ends

Wichita, KS (westernkansasnews.com)-Garden City girls soccer had more of their fair share of trips to Wichita; most of them with success. Thursday night just was not one of them.  Jordan Eickelman scored three times in the second half, including two in a six-minute span to put the match away as Derby beat the Buffaloes...
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Lady Salthawks late rally knocks out Garden City softball

Garden City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–For the second straight year, the Garden City Lady Buffalo softball team would face the Hutchinson Lady Salthawks with a state tournament berth on the line. The Lady Buffs got the win in 2014. Unfortunately on Thursday at Tangeman Sports Complex, it was the Salthawks who took the win, as they...
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Buffs soccer clinches spot in regional title game

Garden City, KS (westernkansasnews.com)-Senior Megan Martinez wasn’t about to let her first playoff game be her last. The first 40 minutes dictated that.  Martinez netted a hat trick, scoring all three Garden City goals in a 3-1 victory over Wichita South Wednesday night in the opening round of the 6A regional playoffs at Buffalo...
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K-State Catbackers Tour made traditional stop in Scott City

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Known as one of the biggest stops on the Catbackers Tour, the Scott City Catbackers hosted the 52nd annual K-State Fry Wednesday night west of Scott City at HRC Feedyard. The event was day three of the five-day western Kansas swing, that brought hundreds of K-State fans from all over western...
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Buffs Can Not Hold Early Lead Fall 6-3 in Regional Tourney

Haysville, KS (westernkansasnews.com) The good times did not last for the Garden City High School Baseball team (5-16) as they drop their 6A regional opener to Wichita East (13-8) by the final score of 6-3 ending their season at Plagens-Carpenter Stadium. Game Highlights The Buffaloes had the start they were dreaming of scoring three...
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Weather forces reschedule of regional soccer, track and baseball

Garden City, KS (westernkansasnews.com)-With rain expected throughout the week, the 6A soccer regional semifinal matchup in Garden City  Tuesday night between the Buffaloes and Wichita South has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. Wednesday.  In addition, today’s 4A baseball regional in Colby has been pushed back until tomorrow. Holcomb will play Goodland Wednesday at 2...
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GCCC downsizes; dismisses golf coach

Garden City, KS (westernkansasnews.com)-After just one season with the Broncbusters, Garden City Community College golf coach Matthew Zedrick was dismissed. The school cited budget concerns.  “Matt has done a great job with this program,” Athletic Director Ryan Ruda said on Tuesday. “But our enrollment isn’t high enough to support a full-time coach.” The school...
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GCHS golf regional champs

Dodge City, KS (westernkansasnews.com)-When it comes down to it, Garden City High School golf Coach Walker Frey knows all too well how important a short game is.  On Monday Taylor Larsen’s was on full display.  Larsen was a putting machine, shooting a 38 on the front nine and a 35 on the back, falling...
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Lyons/Chase holds off Scott City comeback attempt

Lyons, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Going into Monday’s Class 3A Regional in Lyons, Scott City had built up some momentum, winning three of their final five games coming into regionals. Also leading into their game with Lyons/Chase, the Beavers were 1-4 in one-run games, with three having leads going into the seventh inning. Scott City yet found...
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Garden City Softball Sweeps Dodge City Behind Dart’s No-Hitter

Dodge City, KS (westernkansasnews.com) It was well worth the wait for the Garden City High School softball team to get their offense in gear Friday against Dodge City’s tough righthander Mattie Tieben.  When it clicked, the runs came and Garden City not only improves their record to 15-5 ending the regular season with road...
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