2005 Graduates Honored at Brunch

May 21, 2005

LAWRENCE, Kan. – The University of Kansas athletic department held its 15th annual student-athlete graduation brunch on Saturday to honor all graduating KU student-athletes. Coaches from each sport recognized the departing seniors at the ceremony.

In total, 77 student-athletes will receive their diplomas this weekend at graduation.

K-Club President Harry Gibson and Kansas Athletics Director Lew Perkins welcomed the graduates and family members and congratulated them on their accomplishments.

Senior Kathy McVey of the softball team was awarded with the Big 12 Community Service Award for her tireless efforts in the Lawrence community.

The graduating student-athletes will join approximately 4,000 members of the class of 2005 for the traditional walk down Campanile Hill on Sunday.