Sonia Smagina | Tennis
Despite trailing 1-5 in the first set, freshman Sonia Smagina battled all the way back against Florida's Marlee Zein, taking the first set 7-5 on Saturday at the Jayhawk Tennis Center. Defeating Zein in the second set 6-4, Smagina clinched the overall match for the Jayhawks 4-2 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament, sending Kansas to its first Sweet 16 since 1998.
Ryan Cyr | Baseball
In his fourth complete game of the season, redshirt junior righty Ryan Cyr tossed a complete-game shutout to the Texas Longhorns to fuel the Jayhawks to a 1-0 victory on Saturday afternoon, clinching the series. Cyr's complete-game shutout was the first for Kansas since Ben Krauth on March 11, 2016, where he held South Dakota scoreless through all nine innings. Following the performance, Kansas coach Ritch Price dubbed Cyr "one of the best competitors" he has ever coached.