Stories for May 5, 2009


Lead stories

KU athletes promote fitness to 3rd graders

More than 20 Kansas University student athletes volunteered their time last Friday to help with Kansas Kids Fitness and Safety Day (KKFD), a statewide event held every year in May.

Self’s ‘think tank’ supports youth

Bill Self’s Assists Foundation is sponsoring a youth wellness “Think Tank,” on Friday, June 5 at Kansas City Wyandotte High School.

WNBA’s Fever sign KU product Dixon

Kansas University product Tamecka Dixon has signed a free-agent contract with the Indiana Fever of the WNBA.

Jayhawks hitting weights

Strength coach says KU men’s basketball team motivated

Andrea Hudy’s cell phone started flashing in Kansas University’s basketball team bus an hour and a half after the Jayhawks’ season-ending loss to Michigan State on March 27 in Indianapolis.