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Garden City Wind coach optimistic about next year

Garden City, KS (westernkansasnews.com)-With the Garden City Wind’s inaugural season in the books at 21-43, first-year coach Mike Reeves had some time to reflect back and look forward to 2016. Listen to his comments below      
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Buster golf finalizes 2015-2016 roster (Audio)

Garden City, KS (westernkansasnews.com)-In just a few short months on the job, new Garden City Community College Golf Coach John Green has solidified his roster for the upcoming season.        Listen to Coach Green’s comments   Roster Dominic Pollock-Ireland (Freshman) Carter Lewis-Canada (Freshman) Skyler Tebo-Ellis, KS (Sophomore) Wyatt Burnett-Lakin, KS (Freshman) Joey...
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Jayhawk Conference Football Media Day: Dodge Picked 4th, Garden 5th

Wichita, KS (westernkansasnews.com) 2015 marks a season of new beginnings for both the Garden City and Dodge City Community College football teams as each coach assessed their team’s chances for a successful season at the Jayhawk Conference Media Day from Newman University. For Dodge City third year head coach Gary Thomas his first two...
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Southwest Kansans to be a part of Kansas Shrine Bowl Saturday

Hays, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Saturday marks the 42nd annual East-West Kansas Shrine Bowl game, and this year’s shrine bowl features several southwest Kansas athletes and coaches on the West team. For starters, two head coaches in the region are on the coaching staff. Meade head coach Scott Moshier is the West’s head coach, and has Scott...
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Garden City Elite Qualify For State; Dodge City Falls Short

Dodge City, KS (westernkansasnews.com) The Dodge City Rangers were in the driver’s seat at the zone AAA American Legion Baseball Tournament at Demon Field.  One inning away and up 3-1 over the fourth seed Great Bend,  Jackson Oldham who surrendered only one run coming into the final inning gave up two and Matt Zecha...
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Dodge City Rangers Win Legion Tournament Opener; Garden City Elite Split

Dodge City, KS (westernkansasnews.com) The first day of the AAA Zone American Legion Baseball Tournament started out the wrong way for the Garden City Elite.  Garden City entered the tournament the number one seed, but fell behind early and lost 11-2 at the hands of the fourth seed Great Bend.  A bases clearing three...
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Roundup a key stop for rodeo’s best

Dodge City, Kan. (Dodge City Roundup)–When most people think of Dodge City, they conjure up images of the Old West and Matt Dillon. Rodeo folks look at the western Kansas community of nearly 28,000 as the home of the Dodge City Roundup Rodeo, an important roadway as an important path on the rodeo trail....
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Dodge City to host Legion Sub-State Tournament

Dodge City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Hard to believe it’s that time of the year, but Wednesday and Thursday, Dodge City will play host to the 2015 AAA American Legion Sub-State Baseball Tournament. Four teams will try for the top two spots at the state tournament. Garden City (24-4) is the top seed, and will face fourth...
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One more game; Scott City’s Baker to play in Saturday’s Shrine Bowl

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Add Sloan Baker to a long list of Scott City Beavers to play in the Kansas Shrine Bowl. On Saturday, Baker will put on the pads for one final time. In doing so, he’ll be the 26th player from Scott City to play in a Shrine Bowl, dating back to 1975. ...
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Murray Takes Second DCRP Modified Stampede Triumph

Dodge City, Kan.–Oberlin, Kansas racer David Murray showed exactly why he ranks as a four-time IMCA Modified National champion by taking his second Modified Stampede victory in three years by winning Saturday night’s 30-lap feature atop the 3/8-mile Dodge City Raceway Park clay oval. Starting from the front row outside, Murray gunned into the...
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