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Stigler Listed on April’s Bowerman Watch List



Kansas senior Michael Stigler was one of 10 collegians named to the April edition of the Bowerman Watch List, it was announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Wednesday. The Bowerman, known as "The Heisman Trophy" of NCAA track & field, is presented annually by the USTFCCCA to the most outstanding male and female collegiate track & field athletes in the nation.

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Jayhawks Post Impressive Marks on Final Day of John McDonnell Invite



RESULTS // Another 1,500-meter win from junior Hannah Richardson as well as a pair of NCAA top-25 performances from senior Michael Stigler and junior Sydney Conley highlighted a strong final Saturday for Kansas track & field as the Jayhawks competed on the second and final day of the John McDonnell Invitational. The meet served as Kansas' final tune-up prior to the Kansas Relays, set to run at Rock Chalk Park next week.

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Morgan Outstanding in Outdoor Debut for Jayhawks



RESULTS // Junior Jacob Morgan wasted little time in adding his name to the Kansas record book after posting one of the fastest 10,000-meter times in school history Friday night at the Stanford Invitational. Morgan's finishing time of 29:02.13 is the second-fastest in Kansas history and has him among the best in the NCAA this season.

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Rock Chalk Weekly: Kansas Rowing Begins Spring Season

This spring marks the 20th season for the University of Kansas rowing program, which also marks the 20-year milestone for KU head coach Rob Catloth. Though the official NCAA rowing season doesn't begin until the spring, the Jayhawks began preparation b...

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Jayhawk Women Open Outdoor Season Ranked 25th



The Kansas Jayhawk women's track & field team was slotted 25th in the preseason outdoor rankings released by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Association (USTFCCA) Tuesday. The announcement marked the fifth-straight season the KU women were slotted in the NCAA's preseason top-25 rankings.

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Relay for Life Kickoff To Be Held At The Astro Theatre

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Marysville, Kan. – Come watch your favorite NCAA team on the big screen! The 2015 Relay for Life of Marshall County will kick off on Saturday, March 21st with a day of ‘Relay March Madness’ at the Astro Theatre in Marysville, to coincide with this year’s theme of Sporting For A Cure! The event will begin at 10:00 am, with ...

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Jayhawk Duo Ready for Nation’s Best at NCAA Indoor Championships



Kansas Notes // A pair of Jayhawks will journey to Fayetteville, Arkansas for the NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships this weekend. Junior Casey Bowen will go up against a stellar field when he competes for his first NCAA indoor pole vault title. The event is slated to begin at 6 p.m., Friday, March 13. Senior Lindsay Vollmer will look to become just the fourth female in NCAA history to win both an outdoor heptathlon championship as well as an indoor pentathlon title when she competes in the five-event pentathlon on Saturday, March 14.

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Jayhawks Gear Up for Big 12 Indoor Championships



NOTES // It is a busy weekend across the country for Division I track & field programs, as teams gear up for conference championship action. The Kansas Jayhawks, who are competing in one of the fiercest leagues in the NCAA, will head to Ames, Iowa for the 2015 Big 12 Indoor Championships. Twelve of the nation's top-25 teams will be featured between the men's and women's sides with the Jayhawk women looking to finish among the league's top-three teams for the third-straight season.

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Perlman Names Shawn Eichorst Nebraska Athletic Director

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Chancellor Harvey Perlman today announced the appointment of Shawn Eichorst as director of intercollegiate athletics. Eichorst, who has served as director of athletics at the University of Miami since April 2011, will join the University of Nebraska Oct. 9 as a special assistant to the chancellor, and will succeed Tom Osborne as director of intercollegiate athletics when ...

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1A State Tournament Dates Moved due to NCAA Regional

The 1A State Basketball Tournament at Fort Hays State University will be held Tuesday, March 9 – Friday, March 12, 2010. This change is based on the potential for Fort Hays State University hosting a NCAA regional tournament beginning Saturday, March 13. The state tournament date change is final and will not be rescinded, even if FHSU should not be ...

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