RCW: Birds Eye View 3.4

Each week the Bird’s Eye View captures some of the best moments for Kansas Athletics. From the playing field, practice gym or behind the scenes, don’t miss this exclusive perspective into the Kansas Jayhawks. 


Soccer takes the field

MARCHING ON – On Salute to Service night, players from KU and Pittsburgh, along with their young player escorts, marched past a patriotic ribbon painted onto the Rock Chalk Park turf. The Jayhawks went on to defeat Pittsburgh, 2-1, on Friday, September 9.

Photo by Mike Gunnoe  

Marked ball in the sand with smiley face

SMILEY FACE – Even though the drive of KU golfer Victoria Chandra landed just into the rough, a smiley face marked on her golf ball awaited to cheer the sophomore when she arrived. Chandra and her KU teammates practiced at Lawrence Country Club on Sunday, September 4, prior to competing in the season-opening Minnesota Invitational in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on September 12 & 13.

Photo by Jeff Jacobsen  

Cross Country

GAME TIME – The KU football team emerged from its new tunnel to a beautiful fall day and the pageantry that preceded the game against Ohio in Memorial Stadium on Saturday, September 10.

Photo by Jeff Jacobsen  

Central Bank of the Midwest Ad 

Tayler Soucie poses with a fan

SELFIE NIGHT – Senior Tayler Soucie and her KU volleyball teammates took time to pose for photographs on SELFIENIGHT following the No. 4 Jayhawks’ victory over Northern Iowa on Saturday, September 10.

Photo by Laura Jacobsen  

Trae Daniels and Gabby Dabney take a photo together

CHOICE MOMENTS – Junior Trae Daniels and sophomore Gabbi Dabney took a photo together before the two track & field student-athletes entered the Lied Center on Sunday, September 11, for the annual Rock Chalk Choice Awards. The Awards honored the past school year’s academic and athletic achievements.

Photo by Jeff Jacobsen