Archive for Sunday, April 30, 2000

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Lions finish second
Hemphill wins 200 IM, 100 butterfly
April 30, 2000
When the final standings of the Sunflower League girls swimming and diving meet were announced at California Trail Junior High, Pat Grzenda couldn’t have cared less that a city school didn’t finish at the top on Saturday. “We had talked about how neat it would be to have two teams in the top three and we were just about as close as you could get,” said Grzenda, head coach for Lawrence High and Free State High. “I’m really, really proud. They’ve all done a superb job.
Quartet pulls strings to close Lied season
April 30, 2000
English composer Charles Avison in 1760 described chamber music as “a conversation among friends, where few are of one mind.” Avison was thinking about music performed for private amusement. He was thinking of strong players who could come together and be equal leaders in the creation of music.
KU tuba students win international honorv
April 30, 2000
Two Kansas University tuba students have been selected to perform in the International College All-Star Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble.
Local Briefs
April 30, 2000
SM East sweeps LHS
April 30, 2000
Lawrence High never expected to go undefeated in baseball. Then again, LHS coach David Petry never expected to lose twice to a team at the bottom of the Sunflower League.
Firebirds split with O-South
April 30, 2000
Free State High’s baseball team split a Sunflower League doubleheader with Olathe South on Saturday at the Olathe District Activities Center.
Choreographers contribute to University Dance concert
April 30, 2000
The University Dance Company’s spring concert will feature ballet and modern dance.
Bikers have rally to raise money
April 30, 2000
Bikers gathered at Lake Perry for two days of “scooters, beer and a big time.”
Dispute splinters business school
April 30, 2000
A protracted dispute in the KU School of Business offers a glimpse at the tangled world of academia.