Kansas Athletics student-athletes continued to standout in the classroom, collecting a 3.40 department grade-point average for the 2021 spring semester. Each of the 14 teams recorded a 3.00 GPA or better, with five teams establishing new program records.
Celebrated annually on April 6, we honor the student-athletes that wear "Kansas" on their uniform and who have have achieved excellence in academics and athletics, while having made significant contributions to their schools and communities.
Kansas senior Manon Manning made her championship debut at the NCAA Swimming Championships in Greensboro, North Carolina on Friday and Saturday, finishing the 100-yard backstroke in 52.61 and the 200-yard backstroke in 1:57.85.
Kansas swimming and diving senior Manon Manning is set to compete at the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships in Greensboro, North Carolina this weekend, competing in the women’s 100-yard backstroke on Friday.
The NCAA Division I Swimming and Diving Committee announced the qualifiers for the 2021 NCAA Division I women’s swimming and diving championships on Wednesday, which will take place from March 17-20 in Greensboro, North Carolina. Kansas senior Manon Manning qualified in the 100-yard backstroke for the first time in her career.
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.