FC Kansas City picks Liberty graduate Shea Groom in NWSL College Draft
When it came time for FC Kansas City’s first pick in the National Women’s Soccer League’s College Draft, the Blues decided to stick with some homegrown talent.
Gardner teen recruited to train with U.S. skeleton team
Marissa Gray, 17, was recruited for the U.S. developmental team for skeleton and bobsledding, even though she had never been on a sled until two months ago.
FC Kansas City and Sporting KC partner
FC Kansas City and Sporting Kansas City have agreed to partner to strengthen the sport even further in Kansas City. The Blues will be able to take advantage of some of the infrastructure that Sporting KC and government entities have built, including playing games at both Swope Soccer Village and Sporting Park as well as training at Swope Soccer Village also.
Louisville volleyball player Katie George wins Miss Kentucky USA Pageant
On Sunday night, Louisville volleyball player Katie George was crowned Miss Kentucky USA 2015.George was one of seventeen contestants that competed. Her win was especially outstanding considering it was her first pageant. George is a junior at Louisville, and starts at setter for the Cardinals.
WIN for KC honors 6 local women win awards
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Each year, Win for KC honors six local residents at the annual women’s sports awards celebration luncheon. The awards focus on each woman’s contribution and achievements in sports and fitness.