Detour to Hayward Field

Posted on Jul 22, 2013 in Alumni News, News, and Sports

Jayhawks at Hayward Field, University of Oregon | www.kualumni.orgJayhawks everywhere were excited when the KU women’s track and field team won the national championship in June, and these three are no exception.

Bob Ellis, ’61; Barry Mayhew, b’71; and Chuck Haviland, b’76, g’80, l’80, stopped in Eugene, Ore., as they were traveling from Portland to Bandon–just so they could see Hayward Field at the University of Oregon and the ground where the Jayhawks had prevailed.

The photo was submitted by Barbara Haviland, Chuck’s wife, who was thrilled to learn that in the KU family, you’re a Jayhawk by marriage–and motherhood. The Havilands’ son, Taylor, is a member of the Class of 2015.

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