GCHS Cross Country gears up for big meet

September 24, 2014 • Kaylee Kipp  
Filed under Sports, Sports Center

The Garden City Cross Country started the season with two successful meets at Great Bend and Heston. Boys’ Varsity won the first two meets and the girls got fifth and sixth, respectively, despite having some confusion as to who should run varsity. Because the girls team lost so many seniors last year,... Read more »

Buffs football surrenders 53 points to Maize

Buffs football surrenders 53 points to Maize

September 24, 2014 • Emily Greene  
Filed under Sports, Sports Center

After two devastating losses the Garden City High School Football Team is working harder than ever to turn the season around. The buffs ended last Friday’s game with a score of 53 to 37 against the Maize Eagles. The boys were down by two touchdowns in the first quarter but pulled it together and made... Read more »

Symetra swings into Garden City

September 24, 2014 • Hannah Leiker  
Filed under Sports, Sports Center

Over 200 golfers started the Symetra Tour and just one finished holding the trophy at this weeks tournament held at Buffalo Dunes. The Symetra Tour is a year long tour with tournaments all across the country. Golfers travel from places as far as Australia to compete. How much each player earns, depends... Read more »

Buffs volleyball hits into season

September 24, 2014 • Rebecca Doll  
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The Lady Buffs volleyball season is now in full swing. Now that the team has a few games under their belt, they can focus on improving other aspects of their game. Saturday, September 13 the varsity team traveled to Valley Center  and went 1-4. “Now we just need to work on putting all of the pieces... Read more »

Soccer remains undefeated

September 24, 2014 • David Chacon  
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On September 9, the soccer Buffs traveled to Maize to kick off the Maize South Soccer Invitational. They were able to get their second win of the season against Word of Life. With a final score of 13-0, the Buffaloes were confident to continue the tournament Thursday. “When we play teams like these,... Read more »

Tennis turns it up

Tennis turns it up

September 24, 2014 • Corinna Lemke  
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The Garden City High School Lady Buffs tennis team started the varsity season this past Saturday, September 13, 2014. Their first tournament was an invitational in Great Bend. Garden City High School finished the tournament by winning first place with 52 points, a two point lead over Ellinwood. Their... Read more »

Volleyball shows off at scrimmage

September 12, 2014 • Hannah Leiker  
Filed under Sports

he Lady Buff Volleyball Team served up a new season beginning August 18 with four seniors returning. Even though the official first practice wasn’t until mid-August, the team had summer workouts to help better prepare for the upcoming season. During summer workouts, the team focused most of their time... Read more »

Marching band takes first steps into season

September 12, 2014 • Justin Sabata  
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A hurried student trying to beat the tardy bell can hear the faint yet daunting echo of the Garden City High School Marching Stampede. The official start of marching band season was July 24th, as students try to bear the surprising early morning heat. “I was really pleased with band camp,” Garden... Read more »

Excitement spreads throughout tennis team

Excitement spreads throughout tennis team

September 12, 2014 • Corinna Lemke  
Filed under Sports

Tennis season is upon us. The NCCA championship was May 21st and the U.S. Open started August 24th and will not end until September 8th, 2014. Sometimes, it feels like tennis is a never ending sport, except in high school. The girls tennis program at Garden City High School started their season on August... Read more »