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Cross Country 👟 Dates Set for Rim Rock Farm HS Cross Country Classic

Kansas Cross Country has announced the return of the Rim Rock Farm High School Classic Cross Country Meet at Rim Rock Farm on September 24-25, 2021.

Cross Country 👟 Jayhawks Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Recognition

The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced the 2020 cross country individual and team academic awards Thursday, with both of the Kansas men’s and women’s teams earning All-Academic team honors and Ben Butler earning All-Academic individual honors.

Cross Country 👟 Butler Makes Cross Country Championship Debut

Kansas cross country senior Ben Butler made his debut at the NCAA Cross Country Championships at the OSU Cross Country Course in Stillwater, Oklahoma on Monday, finishing 136th overall in 32:03.1.

Cross Country 👟 Ben Butler Set for NCAA Cross Country Championships Monday

Kansas cross country senior Ben Butler is set to make his debut at the 2021 NCAA Cross Country Championships, which take place on Monday, March 15 at the OSU Cross Country Course in Stillwater, Oklahoma.

Cross Country  👟 Ben Butler Qualifies for NCAA Cross Country Championships

Kansas cross country senior Ben Butler was one of 38 individuals selected to compete at the 2021 NCAA Cross Country Championships, the NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Track and Field and Cross Country Committee announced on Sunday.

Baseball 📚 Kansas Student-Athletes led the Big 12 with 18 Recipients of the Dr. Gerald Lage Award

The Big 12 conference announced the recipients of the 2021 Dr. Gerald Lage Academic Achievement Award – the conference’s highest academic honor – on Wednesday. In total, 121 student-athletes were recognized. Kansas led the Big 12 with 18 honorees.

Cross Country 👟 Jayhawks Wrap Up Competition at FSU Winter Classic

The Kansas cross country teams wrapped up competition at the Florida State Winter Cross Country Classic at Apalachee Regional Park in Tallahassee, Florida on Friday morning.

Cross Country 👟 Jayhawks Resume Cross Country Season at FSU Winter Classic

The Kansas men’s and women’s cross country teams will resume its cross country seasons, when they compete at the Florida State Winter Cross Country Classic at Apalachee Regional Park in Tallahassee, Florida on Friday.

General Kansas Student-Athletes Thriving in the Classroom

Kansas Athletics’ student-athletes thrived in the classroom during the 2020 fall semester, boasting a fall-semester record 3.31 department grade-point average. Additionally, 15 of the teams recorded a GPA of 3.00 or higher, nearly matching the Jayhawks’ 3.00 GPA achieved by every team during the 2020 spring semester. 

Cross Country 📚 Nineteen Jayhawks Selected to Academic All-Big 12 Teams

Kansas men's and women's cross country had 19 student-athletes selected to the Academic All-Big 12 Teams announced by the league office Wednesday. The Jayhawk men had the most amongst the conference with 12 honorees.

Cross Country 👟 Lisa Lauschke Aspires to Leave Lasting Impact for Future Students

The sports of track & field and cross country are two team sports that require athletes to work together to reach a common goal to succeed. For Kansas’ Lisa Lauschke, she has experienced that teamwork as a student-athlete at the University of Kansas and is looking to translate it to the classroom as a teacher, coach and administrator.

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