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Meet a Roo: Jerod Fox

Julia Kapros, Photo Editor, Social Media Manager
December 1, 2022

  Kansas City Athletics Communications Director Jerod Fox is responsible for emailing coaches and athletes, tweeting about the basketball team’s latest slam dunk and organizing teams for content creation.   Fox takes pride in being a vital piece of an ever growing organization...

Photo by Julia Kapros

Don’t Count the UMKC Men’s Basketball Team Out, Not Yet

Zayin Barnes, Managing Editor
November 28, 2022

  Nearly three weeks and nine games into the season, the Roos are looking to improve upon their current record of 3-6. Sitting at eighth-place in the Summit League, their start to the season is not ideal; however, there are multiple areas that flash greatness. Still early in...

Kansas City Roos, Mens Soccer

The Formula to Post-Season Success: Kansas City Roos’ Men’s Soccer

Gunnar Boughan, Writer
November 10, 2022

The Kansas City Roos' team improved mightily this season compared to last year. While they are young and inexperienced, the Roos’ have a chance to make a strong run this postseason. Here’s what they need to do if they want to make it deep in the Summit League Tournament.   Offense...

Kansas City Mens Basketball Home Opener

Kansas City Men’s Basketball Home Opener

Julia Kapros, Photography Editor
November 8, 2022

Kansas City Mens Soccer Victorious Final Home Game

Kansas City Men’s Soccer Victorious Final Home Game

Julia Kapros, Photography Editor
November 6, 2022

Kansas City Men's Soccer team celebrate their victory win 2-0 against St. Thomas on Senior Night.

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