Stories for May 27, 2009


Lead stories

City clerk leaving to become KU Athletics' HR director

The city leader responsible for keeping track of many of the city’s licenses and ordinances is leaving for a job with the Kansas University Athletics Department.

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Taylor selected for USA tryouts

Motivated Jayhawks guard relishes unique opportunity

Kansas University sophomore guard Tyshawn Taylor has been selected to attend the 2009 USA Under 19 National team trials June 16-18 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs.

Prep chooses Memphis

Latavious Williams, a 6-foot-7 basketball forward from Christian Life Center in Humble, Texas, on Tuesday chose Memphis over Kansas State, Oklahoma, Baylor, Georgetown and Florida International.

Three KU stars not alone

Given the chance to head into a season with three All-American candidates, one a senior, one a junior and one a freshman, what positions would a college basketball coach ideally want those players playing?

KU tours on tap

Kansas University’s athletic department and the KU Alumni Association have partnered on a 2009 summer tour.