Sports

Former Baylor signee Kobie Eubanks visiting KU
May 16, 2015
Former Baylor basketball signee Kobie Eubanks is scheduled to make an official recruiting visit to Kansas University today until Monday.
KU-Mizzou softball pushed back to 3 p.m.
May 16, 2015
Saturday’s NCAA regional softball game between Kansas University and former Border War rival Missouri has been pushed back to a 3 p.m. start because of inclement weather in Columbia, Missouri.
Cain is able in Royals’ 12-1 win
May 16, 2015
Chris Young made another strong case to have a permanent spot in the rotation Friday night. He held down the Yankees into the sixth inning, and backed by plenty of offense from Lorenzo Cain and Kendrys Morales, helped Kansas City to a 12-1 victory.
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of May 15, 2015
May 16, 2015
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of May 15, 2015
Relay runners give Lions lift at league track
May 16, 2015
Lawrence High’s top girls relay runners — Jensen Edwards, Leah Gabler, Marissa Pope, Kyleigh Severa and Myah Yoder — broke school records in two events last year. They weren’t going to pass up a chance for a third at the Sunflower League Championships on Friday at LHS.
Self says proposed changes in rules acceptable
May 15, 2015
The NCAA made a series of changes to men’s college basketball two seasons ago in an attempt to boost scoring and reduce physical play under the basket.
LHS girls soccer falls to Topeka
May 15, 2015
Lawrence High’s girls soccer team closed its regular season with a 3-1 loss to Topeka High on Friday.
KU track third at Big 12 meet
May 15, 2015
A trio of Kansas University men’s pole vaulters and thrower Daina Levy (shot put) all recorded second-place finishes to put KU men’s and women’s track and field teams in third after Day 1 of the Big 12 championships.
LHS’ Abromeit, FSHS doubles advance to Day 2
May 15, 2015
Lawrence High junior Elliott Abromeit posted a 2-2 singles record Friday in the opening day of the Kansas 6A state boys tennis tournament at the College Boulevard Activities Center.
KU baseball hammered by K-State, 11-0
May 15, 2015
A dominant performance by Kansas State pitcher Nate Griep and a slow and methodical 11-0 pounding by the Wildcats’ offense have made things crystal clear for the Kansas University baseball team the rest of the weekend. Win or else.
KU softball outlasts Louisville, 1-0, in NCAA regional opener
May 15, 2015
The Kansas University softball team advanced to the winner’s bracket of the 2015 NCAA softball regional in Columbia, Missouri, with a 1-0 victory over Louisville on Friday.
Rules committee recommends switch to 30-second shot clock
May 15, 2015
The NCAA Men’s Basketball Rules Committee has recommended reducing the shot clock from 35 to 30 seconds, among a series of changes aimed at speeding up a game that has reached historic lows in scoring.
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of May 14, 2015
May 15, 2015
How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of May 14, 2015
LHS, FSHS players set for state tennis
May 14, 2015
Free State High sophomore Ian Pultz-Earle and freshman Erik Czapinski have clicked in their first tennis season as doubles partners.
Baldwin’s Hoffman sets javelin mark
May 14, 2015
Baldwin High senior Jordan Hoffman set a Frontier League record in the girls javelin at the league meet on Thursday at Spring Hill District Stadium.
Jayhawks bank on regional softball experience
May 14, 2015
A year ago, Kansas University’s softball players packed their gear and headed into their first NCAA Tournament blind. The program hadn’t been invited to compete in a postseason regional since 2006 before coach Megan Smith’s Jayhawks busted out of the slump in 2014.
Column: Ex-Lion Vestal determined to succeed in rugby
May 14, 2015
The first thing about Abby Vestal that grabs your attention is a smile so powerful it could brigthen Fyodor Dostoyevski’s darkest pages. It suits her social personality and instantly puts those in her company at ease.
LHS softball falls to Olathe North
May 14, 2015
Lawrence High’s softball team paid for small mistakes in a big way on Thursday in a 12-6 loss to Olathe North at LHS.
Ex-VCU commit Mack to announce Tuesday
May 14, 2015
Former VCU commit Tevin Mack, a 6-foot-6 small forward from Columbia, South Carolina, is nearing a decision on his college basketball future.
Firebirds’ Spain signs baseball letter
May 14, 2015
Free State High senior Joel Spain signed his letter of intent to play baseball at Cowley County Community College next season on Thursday.
Eight KU baseball players on academic team
May 14, 2015
Eight members of Kansas University’s baseball team have been named academic all-Big 12.
Five KU softball players named all-region
May 14, 2015
Five members of Kansas University’s softball team were named to the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Midwest All-Region team on Thursday.
FSHS soccer falls to Hayden
May 14, 2015
Sydni Beeley scored Free State’s lone goal during a 4-1 loss to Topeka Hayden on Thursday in high school girls soccer.
FSHS softball upends Olathe East
May 14, 2015
Free State High’s softball team concluded its regular season with a 3-2 win over Olathe East on Thursday.
Escobar makes difference for Royals
May 14, 2015
Alcides Escobar is doing his job leading off for the Kansas City Royals, getting on base, scoring runs and even driving in a few for the top-hitting team in the majors.

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