RCW: Bird's Eye View 4.27

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.

SQUISH – As the sun set at the Jayhawk Tennis Center at Rock Chalk Park, the powerful forehand of Anastasia Rychagova squished the tennis ball during the junior’s singles match against Baylor on Monday, March 12.
 Photo by Jeff Jacobsen 

fly by

FLY BY – Sophomore Sam Dellinger watched a wild pitch fly by the Northern Colorado catcher inside Arrocha Ballpark at Rock Chalk Park on Thursday, March 15. Dellinger went 2-for-2 at the plate and homered in the 8-3 KU softball victory.
 Photo by Mike Gunnoe




GLOWING – Late day rays of sun streamed into Arrocha Ballpark at Rock Chalk Park and illuminated KU’s Andie Formby as the redshirt junior wound up to fire a pitch to a UMKC batter on Thursday, March 8.
 Photo by Jeff Jacobsen 

watch this

WATCH THIS – During a conference between senior catcher Harli Ridling and freshman pitcher Tarin Travieso the KU battery seemed fixated on the Travieso’s spinning of the softball during the Jayhawks’ game against UMKC on Thursday, March 8, inside Arrocha Ballpark at Rock Chalk Park.
 Photo by Jeff Jacobsen


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change it up

CHANGE IT UP – Pitcher Taylor Turski showed the technique the senior starter uses to throw his changeup to redshirt freshman pitcher Jonah Ulane in the dugout before KU took on St. John’s inside Hoglund Ballpark on Saturday, March 10.
 Photo by Mike Gunnoe 

bodies and bags

BODIES AND BAGS – With an early checkout time at the KU team hotel in Tallahassee, Florida, on Wednesday, March 8, Jayhawk baseball players stored their bags and some stored their bodies in a hotel meeting room while waiting for the bus trip to the airport following a two-game series against Florida State.
 Photo by Jeff Jacobsen