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Buffalo baseball watches season end in regionals

LAWRENCE, Kan. — The Garden City High School baseball team saw their season come to an end Thursday afternoon in Lawrence, falling to Washburn Rural for the second straight year in regional sub-state 12-2 in five innings. Garden City started off the top of the first with a double by Cooper Thayer followed by...
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Garden City 16th after three rounds at NJCAA Championships

Melbourne, FL-Garden City golf coach Phil Terpstra walked around with a quiet confidence following the second round of the NJCAA National Championships. Why? With the loaded field, the veteran head man was thinking a top-12 finish. And while they did slip on Thursday, the Broncbusters are very much alive in that department, thanks in...
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Scott City boys dominate 3A Regional; several area athletes punch ticket to state

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–With one less day than expected to prepare for regionals, 16 schools made their way to Scott City to compete in the Class 3A Regional at Darner Field. Thursday’s meet would be filled with surprises, both good and bad. Despite a lightning delay in the late afternoon hours, the competition held...
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Area track teams see regional meet starts adjusted

Garden City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–With the possibility of severe weather impacting western Kansas on Friday, several regional track meets in western Kansas have adjusted their regional meet schedule. The Class 3A regional in Scott City has been moved from Friday to Thursday, with the schedule remaining the same. The boys pole vault and girls javelin...
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Buffalo girls soccer regional champs

The Garden City High School soccer team hosted a familiar foe on Tuesday night in Dodge City in the first round of Regional #2, getting the 4-0 victory.. It was a somber beginning, however, when Garden City’s Ivanee Medrano went down with a serious injury in the opening minute of the game. After the...
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Broncbusters tied for 19th at NJCAA Championships

Melbourne, FL-Mother nature has a way of being cruel sometimes. Such was the case during the opening round of the NJCAA National Championships on Tuesday afternoon at Duran Golf Course. As Shaydon Johnson was getting set to chip in for par on six, the skies opened up, dampening a hot start for the Broncbusters,...
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Lady Demon softball team loses in regional championship

DERBY, Kan. — The Dodge City High School softball team’s season came to an abrupt end on Tuesday evening in the regional championship game at High Park in Derby. After run-ruling Manhattan, 15-3 in the semifinals, Dodge City fell to Derby, 10-0 in a five inning run-rule championship game. The Lady Demons end the...
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Lakin softball edges Scott City

Lakin, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Two teams that came in to Tuesday’s 3A Regional quarterfinal not only split the regular season series, but also entered with identical records at 10-10. It was also fitting that they also were the middle two seeds. Lakin would take advantage of Scott City errors, and make a great play to end...
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Goodland baseball stuns Scott City

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansanews.com)–Sometimes you can expect the unexpected. That’s what happened in Scott City Monday afternoon in the Scott City Regional. Scott City came in as the heavy favorites over the struggling Goodland Cowboys, who hadn’t won since April 4. Scott City hadn’t lost since April 9. The Cowboys would put the bat...
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Phillipsburg wins Goodland regional; area golfers qualify

Goodland, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–In perhaps one of the most competitive regionals in Class 3A, the Phillipsburg golf team took home the regional championship at Sugar Hills Golf Course in Goodland on Monday. The Panthers held off host Goodland, winning by 11 shots, while Cimarron fell six shots back, just missing the cut to qualify their...
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