A long fly ball sailed into right field in the bottom of the seventh and senior Rosie Hull tracked it down, sealing the final out of Kansas’ sweep at Texas Tech and - more historically - Kelsey Kessler’s first career no-hitter, Sunday afternoon at Rocky Johnson Field.
Kansas played small ball to score three early runs and rode the pitching of sophomore Wes Benjamin and junior Jordan Piché to a 3-2 win over No. 19 Oklahoma State in the rubber game of the three-game Big 12 series Sunday at Hoglund Ballpark.
Texas scored first on a penalty shot by Max Shuart, and last thanks to CJ Reuschlein as the Tornadoes blow past the RoadRunners 2-1 on Saturday night to take a 1-0 lead in the best of five playoff series.
The Lady Blues split a crazy doubleheader at the Washburn Softball Complex with Pittsburg State winning the first game in walkoff fashion in nine innings in the opener taking an 8-6 win while dropping the nightcap 15-14 in eight innings.
Kansas State senior Brittany Chambers was named to Women’s National Invitational Tournament (WNIT) All-Tournament team on Saturday, in an announcement by the tournament’s organizers, Triple Crown Sports, following the championship game.
Kansas’ Jessica Maroszek, Alena Krechyk and Paris Daniels turned in NCAA top-five performances while Jayhawks claimed wins in four other events as the KU men’s and women’s track & field teams competed at the Mesa Classic Friday.
Oklahoma State junior Robbie Rea went 3-for-4 with a two-run homer, while Cowboys banged out a season-high 18 hits as 19th-ranked OSU downed Kansas, 14-3, at Hoglund Ballpark Saturday afternoon to even their Big 12 series at one.
Luke Hancock came off the bench to score 20 points, walk-on Tim Henderson sparked a second-half rally with a pair of monster 3s and Louisville advanced to the NCAA title game Saturday night, escaping with a 72-68 victory over Wichita State.
Sporting Kansas City earned a dramatic 1-0 victory over D.C. United in front of a sold-out crowd on Friday night at Sporting Park and extended the team's shutout streak to 429 minutes, the second longest in club history.
Sporting Club and the U.S. Soccer Federation announced on Friday that the two organizations have agreed to a memorandum of understanding to jointly explore bringing a new National Training and Coaching Development Center to Kansas City, Kan.
Sporting Kansas City will host Eastern Conference rivals D.C. United at 7:30 p.m. CT at Sporting Park. Tickets are available in limited supply through Ticketmaster and at the Sporting Park Box Offices.
Jeremy Guthrie struck out nine and gave up one run in six innings, and the Kansas City Royals snapped a two-game losing streak to start the season, beating the Chicago White Sox 3-1 Thursday afternoon.