KU sweeps Sunflower Showdown at Wyandotte County Lake

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

The University of Kansas women’s rowing team swept all races in the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake Park.

In the final race, the varsity eight, KU placed first with a time of 7:52.9 compared to K-State’s 7:57.9.

Skies were cloudy Saturday, but cleared in time for the regatta. Strong winds were present for some of the races.

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Volunteers from the Civitan Orchids staffed a refreshment stand on Saturday at the Sunflower Showdown at Wyandotte County Lake Park. Volunteers included Diana Jones, left, and Kamela Reynolds, right. (Staff photo by Mary Rupert)

Volunteers from the Civitan Orchids staffed a refreshment stand on Saturday at the Sunflower Showdown at Wyandotte County Lake Park. Volunteers included Diana Jones, left, and Kamela Reynolds, right. (Staff photo by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)


Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

Scenes from the Sunflower Showdown Saturday at Wyandotte County Lake. (Staff photos by Mary Rupert)

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