1A Regional Track at Hays 5-22-15

An unseasonably cool day with mist joining the party later on made for a quickly ran Class 1A Regional Track Meet.

The meet started at 1pm and finished at 7.

Despite the conditions, many of the athletes performed to the level needed to reach the State Track Meet next week in Wichita.

Below are some of the pictures I took at the meet:

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4A Div II Baseball Regional – Russell/Victoria vs Larned 5-21-15

For the second year in a row, Larned and Russell would meet to decide who travels to the State Baseball Tournament.

Last year’s game took place in Larned, this year the teams faced off on the neutral field of Hoisington.

Larned took a quick two run lead, but Russell quickly equalized. The Indians again, took the lead, and Russell responded. Finally in the Fifth Inning, Larned drove in two more runs to go ahead and stay ahead.

They won the game with a score of 6 to 4.

Below are some of the pictures I took at the game:

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5A Softball Regional Maize South vs Great Bend 5-21-15

For the fourth year in a row, the Great Bend Lady Panthers made it the 5A Softball Regional Finals. All that stood between them and a trip to State was the Maize South Lady Mavericks.

After a scoreless first inning, Great Bend got on the board and never looked back. They won the game with a score of 2 to 1.

Below are some of the pictures I took at the game:

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Larned Baseball vs Great Bend 5-14-15

Due to rain the evening before, Great Bend moved their final Baseball Doubleheader to Larned’s Moffet Stadium. The Panthers remained the home team even though they sat in the Visitors dugout.

Great Bend dropped the first game by a score of 4 to 2. The second game went very differently as they strung together three consecutive three run innings to win by a score of 12 to 3 over the Indians.

Below are some of the pictures I took at the game:

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Hutchinson Softball vs Great Bend 5-14-15

For the final games of the regular season, the Hutchinson Lady Salthawk Softball team traveled to face Great Bend Lady Panthers.

I arrived for the last couple innings of the first game. Great Bend took a 6 run lead into the final frame. Hutchinson scored two runs, but fell by a score of 6 to 2 to the Lady Panthers.

Below are some of the pictures I took at the game:

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TMP-Marian Softball vs Great Bend 5-12-15

I made it out for my first Softball game of the year. This saw the Lady Monarchs of TMP-Marian visit the Lady Panthers of Great Bend.

Both teams held each other scoreless to start the Second game of the day. Great Bend then opened up the scoring. In the end, the Lady Panthers allowed one run on their way to a 7 to 1 victory.

Below are some of the pictures I took at the game:

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Dodge City Baseball vs Great Bend 5-11-15

A cool May day, which felt more like March, brought together the Dodge City Demons and the Great Bend Panthers for a makeup game from last week.

When I got to the field, Dodge City was up 14 to 3 in the First game. Great Bend went on to add 10 runs that Inning and 2 more in the final frame to win 15 to 14 on a walk-off single.

The Second game went more lopsided as Dodge City won 17 to 4.

Below are some of the pictures I took at the games:

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