WACO, Texas - The Big Conference announced on Thursday its March Riders of the Month honors, with Kansas State's Henley Adkins and Danielle Kemper each earning an accolade for the Wildcats. Adkins received her award in Equitation over Fences, while Kem...Read More »
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The honors kept rolling in for Kansas' senior hurdler Michael Stigler Thursday when USA Track & Field named him its Athlete of the Week. The announcement marked the first time Stigler and a Jayhawk runner earned USATF's weekly award.
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Just over 24 hours after being named NCAA track & field's athlete of the week, Kansas senior Michael Stigler also garnered recognition from the league office when he was named the Big 12's Co-Athlete of the Week Wednesday afternoon. The award, which Stigler shared with Baylor's Travon Bromell and Texas Tech's JaCorian Duffield, is the second weekly conference honor of his KU career.
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Following his world-leading time at the Texas Relays Friday, Kansas senior Michael Stigler was named the National Athlete of the Week by the U.S Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Tuesday morning. The honor was the first of Stigler's career and marked the first time a Jayhawk earned the distinction since Paris Daniels claimed the national award in 2013.
Kansas senior Maria Belen Luduena was named the Big 12 Conference Women's Tennis Player of the Week Tuesday afternoon, the league office announced. Luduena is the first Jayhawk to nab the award since Christine Skoda took home the award in 2005.Read More »
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Eight student-athletes who have been recognized this year for success beyond sports, including Kansas football's JaCorey Shepherd, are finalists for the inaugural Haier Ultimate Achievement Award . The award, which is presented to deserving student-athletes by Haier America and the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), will be determined by an online vote through April 3rd at http://achieve.haieramerica.com.
Kansas freshman guard Kelly Oubre, Jr., has been named one of 10 finalists for the 2015 Integris Wayman Tisdale Freshman of the Year Award, the U.S. Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) announced Monday. The list recognizes first-year players as memb...Read More »
Nemaha County Conservation District will host their annual meeting Thursday at the community building in Seneca. Election of two supervisors for the conservation district board will be held, with Mike Schmitz and Ken Kramer terms expiring. Kansas Bankers Association Soil Conservation Award will be presented to Cliff and Meridee Swart, with the Windbreak Award going to Carl and Ruth, Jim ...Read More »
The Nemaha County Conservation District has announced it’s conservation award winners for this year. Winning the Kansas Bankers Association’s Soil Conservation Award is Royce and Monica Becker and Eldo and Virginia Sylvester. Don and Janice Kramer have received the Windbreak Award, Larry and Evelyn Heinen received the Grassland Award. The Buffer Strip Award goes to Leroy and Gladys Deters, the ...Read More »
Frankfort Elementary along with Frankfort, Centralia, and Baileyville B&B High Schools have been awarded the Governor’s Achievement Award. 42 elementary schools and 18 high schools were recognized this year. It’s Frankfort Elementary and B&B’s 5th award and Frankfort High School and Centralia’s 6th award. 202 students were honored January 4th during the Centralia/Frankfort basketball games in Frankfort.Read More »