Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Saturday, 25 April 2015
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Saturday
Low  48°
High 82°
Sunday
Low  45°
High 66°
Monday
Low  40°
High 49°
Tuesday
Low  40°
High 65°
Wednesday
Low  46°
High 75°
Thursday
Low  50°
High 83°
Friday
Low  54°
High 86°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 49°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Lady Skins Look to Topeka for New Coach
06/07/2011

The Lady Redskins have a new head basketball coach just in time for the all important summer season.   Bill Baird has been named the new girls basketball coach at Liberal High School.  Coach Baird comes to Liberal aftet he was head girls coach at Highland Park High School in Topeka the past two years.  Baird led the Lady Scots to a 13-9 season which was their first winning season in about 20 years.  They made the state tournament in 2011 and lost in the first round to undefeated state champion Aquinas.  Baird was 8-14 his first year as head coach at Highland Park and the Lady Scots were 5-16 the season before he arrive.  Liberal athletic director Scott Hinkle says Baird is a high energy coach.

"Coach Baird has an unbelievable passion for the game of basketball, and an unsurpassed level of excitement and enthusiasm that will spill over to all levels of basketball in Liberal.  Coach Baird is the type of coach who is not going to be out worked."
Liberal suffered their first losing season since 2005 last season going 9-12.   Shane Stout left Liberal to take the head coaching job at Kansas City Piper after going 65-43 in five seasons at head coach of the Lady Skins. 
Baird will inherit a talented but inconsistent bunch.  Justice Norah is a returning all state player who averaged 23 points and six rebounds per game as a junior.  Marisol Regalado is 6'2" and averaged five points and four rebounds per game as a sophomore.  Freshman Jain Chapman averaged four a game as a freshman.  The Lady Skins also return varsity experience in Emily Bayouth (sr. 2012), Amanda Collins (sr. 2012), Shaquill Bond (sr. 2012), Ramey Petty (sr. 2012), and juniors to be Riley Hay, Shelby Hay, and Lyric Robinson. 
 

© KSCB News
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Former Plains State Bank President Indicted
120 LB Woman Crushes Steak Eating Record at Big Texan
Fatal Shooting In Garden City Investigated
Bond Set At $1.3 Million In Garden City Murder Case
World Record Toss In The 46th Annual Cow Chip Competition
Three More Arrested In Garden City Murder
480 Board Approves New Courses at LHS
Billy's Ayr Lanes Supports Community by Hosting Bowl For Kids’ Sake Event
LHS Hires Former Barton Coach for Girls Hoops Program  
Four LHS Athletes Sign  
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Baker Arts Center Announces "Oceans Of Art" Winners
Sylman Pando is Mead Lumber Athlete of the Week  
Three More Arrested In Garden City Murder
LHS Golf Shows Improvement at Dodge City
Redskin Tennis Competitive in Dodge City
Seward Bats Silenced in Clarendon
Seward Finishes Regular Season with a Split at Colby
Shorthanded Liberal Falls to Hays
Legendary Actor and Artist, Buck Taylor, Coming to Amarillo
Coffee House to Feature Poetry, Live Music, Free Food, Drawings for Prizes
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2015 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group