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Family and friends turn out for Braun’s youth camp

Overland Park — The gym at Radiant Church was filled with familiar faces on Tuesday afternoon as part of former Kansas basketball player Christian Braun’s youth camp. There was Braun, the star of the show, as well as Ed Fritz, the camp organizer and the coach who guided Braun to state ...

McCullar, Furphy set to learn NBA fates in two-day draft

The fateful hour of the NBA Draft is drawing ever nearer for former Kansas men’s basketball players Johnny Furphy and Kevin McCullar Jr. Both will hope to hear their names called on Wednesday, the first day of what will be the first two-day NBA Draft. The first round begins at 7 p.m. Central ...

Storr training with Bahamas as country looks for first Olympic berth

A full season before coming to Kansas, AJ Storr was able to take on the Jayhawks last summer as part of the Bahamas national men’s basketball team. Now, he could get the chance to play for the country again, this time representing KU on the world stage in the process. Storr is part of a ...

2024 Journal-World All-Area Baseball Team

Coach of the Year: Mike Hill, Free State Mike Hill and the Free State Firebirds posted a 23-6 overall record in 2024 and finished third in the 6A baseball state championship. It was the third time in four years that the Firebirds have placed third in the state tournament. Player of the ...

KU adds in-state athlete Nagy, safety Jones to 2025 class

Updated 7:47 p.m. Sunday, June 23: The Kansas football team picked up another in-state recruit on Sunday night in Tate Nagy, who plays quarterback at Blue Valley West but is expected to help KU bolster its future group of wide receivers. Nagy joins Jackson Cook from Snellville, Georgia, among ...