Veritas Christian School's Michael Kay triggers over a Topeka Cair Paravel defender. The Eagles fell, 58-35, Friday in Eudora.
Free State High runners Katie Burk, left, and twin sister Maggie run past the halfway mark of the young women's 5K. The Burks' team, the Lawrence Runners, finished fifth in the race.
Southwest freshman Rachel Kelly brings the ball up court during the Bulldogs' game last week against West.
The fourth-grade Lawrence Storm celebrates after taking second place at the National Youth Sports Sanctioning Organization's Midwest States Championship. Several Lawrence teams competed Sunday at Youth Sports Inc.
Southwest freshman Taylor Covert looks for an open teammate as West's Paige Rothwell defends during both teams' season opener Thursday at West Junior High.
The Cheetahs' Jim Morton, right, goes after the ball during a game against the Mighty Mosquitoes last weekend. Many youth soccer players will be moving indoors in the coming week to play futsal, the smaller indoor version of the game.
South eighth-graders Christina Haswood (20) and Tanner Howard defend against Topeka Logan on Tuesday at Lawrence High's West Gymnasium. The Cougars lost the game, 24-22.
Southwest freshman basketball player Kendyll Severa tries to intercept a pass during the Bulldogs' freshman and eighth-grade scrimmage Monday at Southwest Junior High. Southwest's eighth-grade squad plays Wednesday, while the freshmen will open their season Thursday at West.
Zachary Batterman of the Titanium Hamsters tries to clear the ball as the Bulldogs' Ellis Springe goes for the block.
The Cougars' Austin Jantz (right) takes on the Hurricanes' Keiren Severa.
The Cyclones' Kyle Schackelford controls the ball during a game against the Rangers on Saturday at Youth Sports Inc.
The Titanium Hamsters' Christopher Greenfield throws the ball in during a game against the Bulldogs on Saturday at Youth Sports Inc.
The Mighty Mosquitoes' Paul Loupe, left, battles the Cheetahs' Dean Stuart on Saturday at Youth Sports Inc.
The White Stripes' Kaitlyn Johnson.
The Red Cobras' Jax Dineen, left, goes for the ball as Landon Berquist of the Blue Fireballs tries to keep possession.
The Rangers' Ernesto Hodison tracks down the ball against the Perry Cyclones on Saturday at Youth Sports Inc.
The White Stripes' Gillian Marsch (in white) tries to clear the ball.
Members of the Red Cobras line up in the goal to defend a free kick.
The Cyclones' Dakota Rector takes a corner kick during a game against the Rangers on Saturday at Youth Sports Inc.
Sixth-grade Cougar Anthony Riley takes a hand-off from quarterback Adrian Hill.