Stories for June 11, 2012


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Evan Manning returns to camp

Evan Manning sat at a table with fellow Kansas University freshmen Zach Peters and Tyler Self for 21⁄2 hours Sunday afternoon in Booth Family Hall of Athletics, fulfilling his first official obligation as a Jayhawk basketball player.


Lineman Chad Kolumber bolts

The parade out of Lawrence grew by one recently when Kansas University offensive lineman Chad Kolumber decided to transfer to Richmond.

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LB Schyler Miles happily trades surf for turf

It may sound crazy, but Schyler Miles could not wait to leave his home state of Florida for his new home in Kansas.

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Making the grade: Perry Ellis averaged 25.8 PPG, 4.0 GPA

McDonald’s All-American Perry Ellis, the all-time leading scorer in Wichita City League history, capped his Wichita Heights basketball career by winning his fourth straight state championship and fourth-straight Gatorade Player of the Year Award.

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Southern Miss track coach cheering for KU's Andrea Geubelle in Olympic trials

Kansas University junior Andrea Geubelle is looking ahead to the Olympic trials in Eugene, Ore. (June 23 preliminaries, June 25 finals), where she has a realistic chance to leap long enough to earn the chance to represent the United States in London (Aug. 3 preliminaries, Aug. 5 finals).