Hundreds of soccer fans traveled to Kansas City Power & Light District Sunday morning to watch the World Cup final between France and Croatia. France ran out eventual 4-2 winners to lift its second World Cup trophy.
With injuries to Sporting KC’s starting two center-backs, the inexperienced pairing of Graham Smith and Emiliano Amor couldn’t hold back the New York Red Bulls offense as Sporting KC fell 3-2 on Saturday evening.
Nick Torres, an outfielder for the Kansas City T-Bones minor-league baseball team, came to the KC area with high hopes and an open mind. Before signing with the T-Bones, he met with the team and heard about an interesting potential living arrangement.
Wichita native and Kansas basketball player Perry Ellis is still pursuing his dream of playing in the NBA. He recently played with the Milwaukee Bucks in 2018 Summer League and is open still to playing professionally overseas in Europe.
We’re back for another Kansas Jayhawks Q&A, which this week includes questions about David Beaty, KU football, KU basketball, Lagerald Vick, recruiting, Svi Mykhailiuk, Silvio De Sousa, Bill Self and FBI’s investigation into college basketball.
No franchise has won a World Series and then lost quite like this, quite this soon, in at least 50 years. This is the first in a two-part series examining the state of the team, attempting to answer this question: How did they get here?