Brooke Sutherland (Sports intern)

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LHS boys soccer hungry
Batch of seniors has Lions optimistic
August 23, 2009
Ideally, each member of the Lawrence High boys soccer team would have at least three years of experience heading into the 2009 season. But an all-senior starting lineup in the defensive backline will do just fine for second-year coach Matt Anderson.
Runners benefit from experience
Redwine: Track, cross country teams have high expectations
August 22, 2009
In 2008, the University of Kansas men’s and women’s cross country team earned a pair of eighth-place finishes in the Big 12 Championships and eighth- and seventh-place finishes, respectively, in the NCAA Midwest Regionals.
No. 1 doubles team solid
August 22, 2009
Despite a 3-0 start last year, Kansas University’s women’s tennis team struggled throughout the 2008-2009 season against ranked opponents and fierce Big 12 competition. The Jayhawks ended their season with a 10-13 overall record and a 4-8 record in the Big 12.
Volleyball shoots for top-half finish
August 21, 2009
Head coach Ray Bechard’s favorite memory of the 2008 Kansas volleyball season was senior night. Facing a tough Baylor team with a better record and some hard hitters, Kansas rallied to take the match in four sets.
KU linebacker spots still up for grabs
August 16, 2009
When last year’s starting linebackers — Mike Rivera, Joe Mortensen and James Holt — all exhausted their Kansas University football eligibility, they left behind a legacy, but no definite replacements. And as the Jayhawks prepare for the 2009 season, competition for the position is still open.
Surprise attack
Wilson has quietly earned confidence of his teammates
August 13, 2009
In his sophomore season, wide receiver Johnathan Wilson was voted “Biggest Surprise” by his Kansas University teammates. He went on to start in 12 of the Jayhawks’ 13 games, racking up 43 receptions for 573 yards and three touchdowns.
Free State soccer’s Chance recognized
August 9, 2009
It’s not difficult for Free State High boys soccer coach Jason Pendleton to describe the many talents of senior Daniel Chance.
Lions’ Minnis picks Wichita State
July 30, 2009
Albert Minnis, an upcoming Lawrence High senior and a member of the 2008 state championship LHS baseball team, has committed to play baseball for Wichita State University.
Quest for perfection
Ottawa Legion team to put 39-0 record on line
July 30, 2009
Ottawa’s Legion baseball team carries a 39-0 record into the AA state tournament.
Beckham main attraction in K.C.
July 26, 2009
Waving foam fingers and posters in the air, fans lined up en masse outside the gates of the CommunityAmerica Ballpark before the Kansas City Wizards-L.A. Galaxy game Saturday night.

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