KU athletes play up spirit of giving

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

KU rowing adds 10 recruits

Kansas University’s rowing team announced Wednesday the signing of 10 student-athletes to letters of intent.

KU rowing places boat second at Head of the Hooch

Kansas University rowing finished the fall season Sunday at The Head of the Hooch, placing second and fifth in the Open Quad.

Former Jayhawk rower returns as assistant coach

Carrie Callen has been named an assistant coach for the Kansas University rowing team.

KU boat wins C-USA title

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.

KU rowing signs 9

Kansas University signed nine athletes to rowing letters of intent this spring.

Kansas rowing ties for third

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.

KU rowing puts 19 on academic team

Nineteen members of the University of Kansas rowing team have been named to the 2012 Academic All-Big 12 Team.

KU rowing nets pair of honors

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.

KU rowing takes two Cup titles

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.

K-State rowers sweep Kansas

Kansas State swept all five events from Kansas’ rowing team Saturday to win the Sunflower Showdown on Wyandotte County Lake.

Jayhawk rowers lose to Clemson

The Clemson Tigers swept the Kansas University rowing team in a road dual on Saturday.

KU novice rowers pick up victories

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.

KU rowing rolls over Creighton

Kansas University’s rowing team swept Creighton in the final four races Sunday at the Oklahoma Invite.

Luthi paces Kansas at Head of Oklahoma

Kansas University’s Melanie Luthi was third in women’s collegiate single to pace the Jayhawks on Sunday at the Head of the Oklahoma.