Garden City High School swim team couldn't have asked for a better start to the 2019-20 season than what they achieved Thursday at the Salina South Invitational. The Buffs, under head coach Brian Watkins, captured first place in the team competition with 451 points, an impressive 77 points ahead of runner-up Salina South's 374. Campus was third with 353, with Salina Central (341), Great Bend (314), Hays (222) and Liberal (85) rounding out the team scores.
The 10th annual Brown and White Dual concluded Tuesday night after a big evening of youth wrestling, middle school matches and duals for the varsity Brown and White. At the end of the matches, Garden City High School's boys squad is now set for the 2019-20 season-opening tournament which will be Friday and Saturday, Dec. 6 and 7 at Pine Creek High School in Colorado Springs, Colo. The varsity Lady Buffs will travel to Valley Center on Friday for their first tourney of the season.
Lady Buffs battle during Brown & White duals
Jacob Holt on a takedown
Winter sports practices officially began the week of Nov. 18 and the season openers for all sports will start anew in December, with boys swimming, girls and boys basketball, wrestling and girls and boys bowling occupying the athletic schedule over the next few months.
A pair of Garden City High School Lady Buffaloes athletes have been named to their respective all-state teams for their 2019 performances of the just recently completed fall seasons. Alyssa McMillen, the runner-up in Class 6A at the state girls golf tournament, was one of six players named to the All-State first team in a vote of the Kansas Golf Coaches Association. Reagan Karlin, a senior outside hitter for the Lady Buffs volleyball team, was chosen to the first team Class 6A squad by the Kansas Volleyball Association.
Two seniors, a junior and a sophomore football players for the Buffaloes of Garden City High School were named to the 2019 all-Western Athletic Conference football first team, announced Thursday, Nov. 14.
BUFFS ROUNDUP: Wed., Nov. 13, 2019 VOLLEYBALL/SOFTBALL There is little in common between Garden City High School between a pair of seniors who have excelled in their respective primary sport during their illustrious careers with the Lady Buffs. Reagan Karlin stands 6-foot-1-inch tall and swats the volleyball over the net at a rapid pace and … Continue reading Lady Buffs’ Karlin, Yaz Vargas ink NCAA letters-of-intent