When I think back on my journey as a fan, student, alum and now as Director of Athletics, one descriptor of the University of Kansas ultimately comes to mind first: exceptional people. That’s been true since well before I returned home last April, and the year since has only reinforced that association. Now, though, there are four other people who can sa
Nolan Metcalf hit a grand slam in the eighth inning to help lead Kansas to a 13-9 win over Air Force on Wednesday afternoon at Falcon Field. Metcalf had the first five-hit game of the season for Kansas, finishing the day 5-for-5 with a career-high three doubles, his first career grand slam and career highs of six RBIs and five runs scored.
Kansas track & field senior Alexandra Emilianov has been named the Big 12 women’s Athlete of the Week, the Conference office announced on Wednesday, after Emilianov threw the second furthest discus throw in school history at the Michael Johnson Invitational Friday, April 22.
The Kansas Jayhawks fell in the first of two games to the Air Force Falcons by a score of 18-8 in seven innings Tuesday afternoon at Falcon Field. Redshirt senior Nolan Metcalf went 2-for-4 with a double and three RBIs.
The Kansas Men’s Golf team completed the first two rounds of play at the Big 12 Championship at Whispering Pines Golf Club on Tuesday and currently sit in sixth place at +28 heading into the third and final round Wednesday.