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Kevin Romary

Priority #1: Find a Quarterback

If new head coach Les Miles and new offensive coordinator Chip Lindsey hope to have any football success at the University of Kansas, they had better go find a legitimate quarterback. History suggests that without an above-average signal caller, KU has no chance. Glen Mason lasted nine seasons on the job, mainly because he had a knack for finding...
Filed Under Football | College

Why We Should Admire David Beaty

The David Beaty football era at the University of Kansas will go down as one of the worst in the history – at a school that doesn’t have a good history to start with. However, the first-time head coach should get a tip of the cap for doing what many might not: simply accepting the challenge. Let’s be honest, though – the job isn’t easy. In fact,...
Filed Under Football | College

Another City Showdown

It’s late October. The weather is changing. The daylight hours are getting shorter. More importantly, it’s city showdown week! This Friday, the Lawrence High and Free State High football teams go head-to-head for the 22nd time. Bob Lisher has been in charge of the Firebirds for every matchup. For Lions leader Steve Rampy, this is his first...
Filed Under Football | High School

The Pooka Effect

It didn’t take long for Kansas freshman “Pooka” Williams to make an immediate impact. I’d say it only took one game. But, honestly, it took less than that. After sitting out week one for unspecified reasons, Williams burst on the scene at Central Michigan. The Louisiana running back carried the ball just 14 times for 125 yards with two...
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May Scholar Athlete of the Month

He is a three-sport star that excels on the court, in the classroom and on the stage. Congratulations to the Bishop Seabury Academy senior Thomas Dizerega, our May High School Scholar-Athlete of the Month, presented by Dunco Heating and Cooling.
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April Scholar Athlete of the Month

J.C. Watson may be new to Basehor, but he's already made a big impact. Congratulations to the Basehor-Linwood High School senior on being named the April Dunco Heating & Cooling High School Scholar-Athlete of the Month.
Filed Under Football | High School | Scholar Athlete of the Month