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KU baseball loses in extra innings at Wichita State

The Kansas baseball team suffered a heartbreaking loss against an in-state foe Wednesday night. Wichita State handed Kansas a 3-2 loss in walk-off fashion in an extra-inning thriller at Eck Stadium. WSU finished things off when Hunter Gibson hit a towering shot to right field on the first ...

KU softball falls to Wichita State in extra innings

After a back-and-forth battle all night, the Kansas softball team suffered an 11-10 loss at Wichita State Wednesday night. WSU jumped out to a 5-0 lead in the bottom of the second before KU answered immediately with four runs in the top of the third. Kansas claimed its first lead with five ...

Standout Nebraska prep Luke Kluver commits to KU golf

A two-time high school state champion in Nebraska, Luke Kluver announced this week his plans to join the men’s golf program at the University of Kansas. According to the Omaha World-Herald, Kluver had been verbally committed to golf for the University of Nebraska since his sophomore year at ...

Firebirds ready to get things rolling this spring

This past weekend, the spring sports season officially began with Free State's baseball team dropping two decisions to a pair of teams in Missouri. Plenty of other spring teams will begin play this week or next week, and will get the final season of the school year in full swing. The Firebirds ...

Jayme Savage named Free State’s new volleyball coach

A familiar face will be Free State’s new volleyball coach for the 2019 season. Jayme Savage has been named the program’s new head volleyball coach, which was announced Monday night via Twitter by Free State Athletic Director Amanda Faunce. Savage, who actually played for the Firebirds in ...

Lions excited for start of spring sports

Spring sports season began over break last week, and Lawrence High is ready to hit the ground running. During the spring campaign last year, LHS came away with a state title on the final day of the spring slate when the girls track and field team secured first place at the 6A state meet at ...

Chou guides Jayhawks to top-10 finish at Briar’s Creek Invitational

The Kansas women's golf team finished in a tie for eighth place with No. 22 Clemson, firing a collective score of 884 (+20) over 54 holes of play at the Golf Club of Briar's Creek. The Jayhawks carded rounds of 286-298-300 at the tournament, beating out Big Ten power and No. 25 Illinois for a ...

Sentencing for basketball recruiting fixer moved to September

A college basketball recruiting fixer who revealed that he had made illicit payments to University of Kansas basketball players will now have to wait until September for sentencing. T.J. Gassnola, a former Adidas consultant who was a key government witness for the college basketball corruption ...

Chou’s steady play paces Jayhawks at Briar’s Creek Invite

Kansas showed its balance and consistency after two rounds at the Briar's Creek Invitational at the par-72, 6,101 yard Golf Club at Briar's Creek Monday afternoon. The Jayhawks battled the 17-team field all day and moved up and down the leaderboard throughout 36 holes of play. KU hovered ...

Lexy Mills tosses no-hitter to lead KU softball past Omaha

Freshman Lexy Mills did not allow a single hit through six innings Monday afternoon at Arrocha Ballpark. The no-hitter by Mills led the Kansas softball team to an 8-0 victory over Omaha for its second win a row. It is the first stretch back-to-back victory for the Jayhawks, who improved to ...