As the holiday season heats up and the spirit of giving takes priority, several members of the Kansas University athletic department are stepping up to bring joy and cheer to those less fortunate both in Lawrence and around the world. By Matt Tait
Kansas University’s rowing team announced Wednesday the signing of 10 student-athletes to letters of intent.
Kansas University rowing finished the fall season Sunday at The Head of the Hooch, placing second and fifth in the Open Quad.
Carrie Callen has been named an assistant coach for the Kansas University rowing team.
Kansas University’s first varsity four placed first at the 2012 Conference USA Rowing Championship on Saturday. As a team, KU finished eighth overall with 16 total points.
Kansas University signed nine athletes to rowing letters of intent this spring.
Kansas finished tied for third at the Big 12 Rowing Championships on Saturday in Oklahoma City, while Texas won its fourth-straight title by one point over Oklahoma, 105-104.
Nineteen members of the University of Kansas rowing team have been named to the 2012 Academic All-Big 12 Team.
Kansas University freshman rower Erin Brogan is one of 24 student-athletes from around the country selected to attend the 2012 USRowing Women’s National Team Freshman Camp, it was announced Tuesday by USRowing.
Kansas University rowing claimed victories in the grand final of the first and second varsity four, took third in the novice eight and fourth in the second varsity eight events over the weekend at the Knecht Cup.
Kansas State swept all five events from Kansas’ rowing team Saturday to win the Sunflower Showdown on Wyandotte County Lake.
The Clemson Tigers swept the Kansas University rowing team in a road dual on Saturday.
The Kansas University novice eight rowing crews picked up two wins on Saturday and a two second-place finishes on Sunday at the Louisville Invite.
Kansas University’s rowing team swept Creighton in the final four races Sunday at the Oklahoma Invite.
Kansas University’s Melanie Luthi was third in women’s collegiate single to pace the Jayhawks on Sunday at the Head of the Oklahoma.