KU Kickoff events kick off in Topeka

Posted on Aug 10, 2018 in News and Sports

Head football coach David Beaty talks to the crowd at KU Kickoff in Topeka | KU Kickoff Topeka

The inaugural KU Kickoff event in downtown Topeka took place Aug. 9 outside the Celtic Fox at 8th Street and Kansas Avenue. The celebration featured food, music, promotional items and the opportunity to win tickets and more.

Brian Hanni, the Voice of the Jayhawks, hosted the event. Featured speakers included Chancellor Doug Girod, football head coach David Beaty and women’s soccer head coach Mark Francis.

Check out some of the event’s highlights below in our compilation of social media posts! Future events will be held in Wichita, Prairie Village and Lawrence.


Social media highlights from KU Kickoff in Topeka

 

#RockChalk from KU Kickoff in Topeka! #KUalumni #Jayhawks #AViewFromKU

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Jayhawk Rising. KU kickoff in Topeka! 8th and Jackson. #kualumni

A post shared by Susan Younger (@subarooz) on

Kicking off Topeka’s first KU Kickoff! 6-8 p.m. at 8th and Jackson. #kualumni

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We’re getting ready to party!! #kualumni

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Rally House back in Top City for KU Football Kickoff🔵🔴 #kufootball #kuathletics #kualumni #kukickoff #WEF #rallyhousekc #rallyhouse #myrallyhouse #topeka

A post shared by Rally House Allen Fieldhouse (@rallyhouseafh) on

Fun for all ages! KU Kickoff in Topeka. #kualumni

A post shared by Susan Younger (@subarooz) on

Enjoying that almost @kufootball feeling with Jayhawk fans at the #KUkickoff rally in Topeka today🎉🏈 . . . #footballseason #jayhawks #topeka #rcjh #almostgameday

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There’s few things we love more than sharing our Crimson and Blue pride ❤️💙 #KUkickoff

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