Connecticut’s Tiffany Hayes, left, shoots over Stanford’s Rosalyn Gold-Onwude. UConn defeated Stanford, 53-47, for the NCAA women’s title on Tuesday night in San Antonio.
Tiger Woods, left, and Padraig Harrington participate in a practice round for the Masters on Tuesday in Augusta, Ga. The first round starts on Thursday. In a poll taken at Lawrence golf courses, Woods was picked to win the tournament. No one picked Harrington, but Journal-World sports editor Tom Keegan thinks they should reconsider.
Brig. Gen. Peter C. Bayer Jr., Multi-National Corps-Iraq chief of staff, presents the Defense Meritorious Service Medal to 1st Lt. Andrew K. Sneegas in the Al-Faw Palace, Camp Victory, Baghdad. Sneegas, a 2003 Free State High School graduate, was presented the award at the end of his service in Iraq. He will visit Lawrence in April. His father, Stanley Sneegas, Lawrence, submitted the picture.
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Luke Welton, a Kansas University graduate student, was one of the first biologists to see a living Northern Sierra Madre Monitor Lizard in Aurora province, Philippines.
A giant bust of George Washington, made by artist David Adickes, is disassembled Tuesday in Presidential Park, Pearland, Texas, where six busts of presidents were removed because the land they were placed on is under foreclosure. The development company that owns the statues is returning the statues to Adickes.
Natalya Lowther, owner and operator of Pinwheel Farm, bottle-feeds a day-old lamb. Lowther is currently juggling her duties on the farm in North Lawrence with her job as a T Bus driver but would eventually like to devote all of her work hours to the farm.
A house east of Perry sustained roof damage from the hail from Tuesday afternoon's severe thunderstorm, which also featured heavy winds that tore off tree limbs.
A Lawrence police officer parks at the intersection of 4th and Maine Street to alert drivers to a downed tree across Maine just south of Lawrence Memorial Hospital. The tree came down during Tuesday April 6, 2010 as heavy winds and rain hit the area.
Free State senior Dravid Joseph prepares to return a serve during a singles match against Shawnee Mission North senior Kris Bilyeu, Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at Free State High School.
Incoming provost Jeff Vitter is pictured Tuesday, April 6, 2010 inside Strong Hall at Kansas University. Vitter will take over as provost on July 1, 2010.
Danny Anderson, who is currently serving as the interim provost at Kansas University, is pictured Monday, April 5, 2010 in the rotunda of Strong Hall. Anderson will take over as dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences on July 1, 2010.