Lawrence High's Jacob Unruh (26) slides head-first across home plate on Thursday, April 30, 2015, at LHS.
Lawrence High sophomore Annie Grammer snags a pop fly against Shawnee Mission North on Thursday, April 30, 2015, at LHS.
Free State's Alvena Walpole swims the 200-yard freestyle on Thursday, April 30, 2015, at Free State.
Lawrence High's Kimberly Myers swims in the 200-yard freestyle on Thursday, April 30, 2015, at Free State.
Lawrence High's Morgan Traughber swims in the 200-yard medley relay on Thursday, April 30, 2015, at Free State.
Lawrence High's Mary Reed-Weston competes in the 200-yard medley relay on Thursday, April 30, 2015, at Free State.
Free State's Hannah Malloy swims the fly leg of the girls 200-yard medley relay on Thursday, April 30, 2015, at Free State.
Free State's Madeline Nachtigal swims her leg of the girls 200-yard medley relay on Thursday, April 30, 2015, at Free State.
Free State High's swimmers get pumped up a swimming and diving meet Thursday, April 30, 2015, at FSHS.
Ad Astra area aquatics team member Cobe Garcia, center, who signed a letter of intent to swim at Kentucky, is flanked by his father, Carlos Garcia, left, and mother, Jena Garcia, all of Burlington, as his coach, Patrick Norman, watches Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at Haskell Iindian Nations University.
Kansas University sophomore Martha Terhaar works on her laptop in the sunshine, Tuesday, April 28, 2015, at Potter Lake.
Shannon Bradbury a KU sophomore concentrates as she gets set to bowl during an April 2015 class at the Jaybowl in the Kansas Union.
Members of KU's Nepalese Student Association, from left, Jagaran Acharya, Chet Bhatta and Madan Neupane, set up Monday, April 27, 2015, at the Kansas Union to collect donations for relief efforts in Nepal following a devastating earthquake over the weekend. For more about the fundraiser: http://ljw.bz/1DQebIm
Peter Smith, KU Medical Center professor of molecular and integrative physiology, directs the Institute for Neurological Discoveries and co-directs the Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center. He is pictured in front of the Medical Center's DNA sequencing machine speaking about genomic sequencing and related research going on at KU.
Bob Dotson, an award-winning NBC correspondent, gives a speech as the recipient of the 2015 William Allen White Foundation National Citation, Thursday at Woodruff Auditorium on the Kansas University campus.
Bob Dotson, an NBC correspondent, received the 2015 William Allen White Foundation award at Kansas University's Woodruff Auditorium on Thursday.
Lawrence Public Library's Little Red Seed Library opened earlier this month and allows residents to collect up to 10 seed packets.
Workers construct a 12-foot high wall along the north side of the South Lawrence Trafficway south of 31st Street Tuesday, April 21, 2015. The wall is part of mitigation measures in what the Kansas Department of Transportation considers the Haskell Agricultural Farm Property and is to help minimize traffic noise and views of the bypass. Eventually plans are to have vegetation growing on the walls.
Jon Boyd, refuge manager of the Baker Wetlands Complex, explains the annual burn of the wetlands to promote new growth, Tuesday, April 21, 2015.
Jason "Catfish" Kintner of Terre Haute, Ind., and his English bulldog Little Moe take a break Monday afternoon at a construction site at Ninth and New Hampshire streets. Kintner was helping dismantle equipment at the site.