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Olathe seventh-grader wins Super Bowl contest, will be at the big game

Sophie Schneider, who attends Mission Trail Middle School, was named the winner of the NFL Play 60 Super Bowl contest. The announcement was made on “Good Morning America., with Cairo Santos and Dustin Colquitt of the Chiefs on hand to offer congratulations to the young Chiefs fan.

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GreatLife mixes golf and fitness clubs

Overland Park-based GreatLife KC, which builds fitness centers within golf clubhouses, has recently purchased seven golf courses, including Deer Creek, Canyon Farms and Falcon Ridge in Johnson County. Rick Farrant, GreatLife’s owner, said his business plan of one membership covering both golf and the gym has been a success in Topeka and Sioux Falls, Idaho, and he sees an opportunity in Kansas City.

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Bill Self: Players thinking they can 'flip a switch' is a bad trait

KU coach Bill Self said the Jayhawks shouldn't rely on flipping a switch to play well.
Blair Kerkhoff The Kansas City Star
Bill Self: Players thinking they can 'flip a switch' is a bad trait 0:50

Bill Self: Players thinking they can 'flip a switch' is a bad trait

Watch KU senior Tyler Self's full Senior Night speech 4:02

Watch KU senior Tyler Self's full Senior Night speech

Frank Mason on MVP chants: 'It's all great, but with me it's all about the team' 0:31

Frank Mason on MVP chants: 'It's all great, but with me it's all about the team'

Bill Self on Frank Mason after Senior Night win: 'He's an amazing kid' 1:26

Bill Self on Frank Mason after Senior Night win: 'He's an amazing kid'