Tag: broncbusters

Broncbuster volleyball lands national award

Garden City, KS-As good as Patrick Hiltz’s recruiting class is expected to be for the 2020-21 season, what the second-year coach’s team is doing off the floor is even more impressive.  On Monday, the Broncbusters were recognized as a part of the 2019-20 American Volleyball Coach’s Association All-Academic Team.  “This […]

ICYMI: Top Five Posts July 11-17

Here are the top 5 posts from this week on Greater Garden City! We’ve had a few older stories make a comeback 😉 FINNEY COUNTY WILDWOOD PARK OPENS TO THE PUBLIC Forged in Elkhart: Local blacksmith to make TV debut GCHS Hospitality Program Named To Sullivan University’s High School Programs […]

Allison Griffin named new Head Athletic Trainer

By Mike Pilosof Garden City, KS-Allison Griffin has seen the world; literally and figuratively. And now her expansive travel resume, which once included a stay in the illustrious land of sand and lava fields in Iceland, pivots to the Midwest as the new Head Athletic Trainer at Garden City Community […]

Alex Huddleston named new Strength and Conditioning Coach

By Mike Pilosof Garden City, KS-Call it the circuitous route, but Garden City Community College, who made headlines in 2016 as the first program in the Jayhawk Conference to employ a full-time Strength and Conditioning Coach, got their man on Wednesday, naming Alex Huddleston the new director of the program. […]

Three Broncbusters sign to play with four-year schools

By Mike Pilosof Photo by Adam Shrimplin Garden City, KS-When Patrick Hiltz arrived in Garden City, he promised a two-phased plan: first, to improve incoming recruits and second, to make sure they found a home once their time as a Broncbuster came to an end. Well, mission accomplished. Three Garden […]

Broncbusters hire Amy Schmeckpeper as new softball coach

By Mike Pilosof Garden City, KS-After nearly a decade, the Broncbuster softball program has a new face with Amy Schmeckpeper taking the reigns as the team’s next Head Coach, college officials announced on Friday. “Amy has so much passion for softball; that was apparent when we first interviewed her,” Director […]

Hall-of-Fame Baseball Coach, Joe Slobko dies at 83

By Mike Pilosof Photo by Brad Nading Garden City, KS-Joe Slobko, the face of a program, and the man that brought Garden City Community College baseball to extraordinary heights in more than two decades in the dugout, passed away on May 5. He was 83.    “Joe will always be […]

Garden City finishes No. 9 in final NJCAA Poll

By Mike Pilosof Photo by Adam Shrimplin Garden City, KS-For the third time in four years, Garden City finished the season in the top 10 of the final NJCAA poll released on Monday, coming in at No. 9. The Broncbusters have now been ranked in 29 straight polls and 44 […]