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Lillis complementing teammate after a big play.

From High School Track to Rugby Star and Party Enthusiast

James Hamilton, Staff Writer
October 25, 2023

  Michael Lillis began his rugby journey at Rockhurst High School, where he was first introduced to the sport by friends while running track and field.    “I used to watch rugby matches on TV all the time, so I had a good understanding of the sport,” Lillis said.    Growing...

Bryce Tharp, pictured far right, observes the team during the match.

Varsity Premier GamerRoos Clash Against Butler University in “Overwatch 2”

James Hamilton , Staff Writer
October 5, 2023

  On Tuesday, Oct. 3, the legendary Varsity Premier GamerRoos took to the digital battlefield against Butler University in their fifth competitive “Overwatch 2” match.   In this high-stakes showdown, Varsity Premier played a grueling best-of-five series and gave it their...

Rugby is a fast-moving, high contact sport that originated in England and is now popular all across the world.

Kansas City Blues Rugby Football Club Triumph in Home Opener

James Hamilton, Staff Writer
September 25, 2023

  In a thrilling match that kept fans on the edge of their seats, the Kansas City Blues Rugby Football Club emerged victorious with a final score of 27-11.    The Kansas City Blues RFC (35) kicked off their season as they hosted Wisconsin RFC (14) in their first home...

A portion of 51st Street closed around the manhole in question

[Photo] Unexpected Power Outage Disrupts UMKC Campus

James, Hamilton
September 20, 2023

A portion of 51st Street closed around the manhole in question

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