Collegiate Kickoff – Emporia

ESU hosted its first collegiate disc golf tournament this year. It attracted 70+ players representing 19 teams from 9 universities. We were able to spend the day at the tournament (well, I was. Scott had to leave early to referee a soccer game in Newton.) Lisa, Grammy and Ted also came for half the day. … Continue reading Collegiate Kickoff – Emporia

Emporia State University disc golf team

Kid #2 made the inaugural Emporia State University Disc Golf team! He doesn't like the picture below, but it's the one the school used in the announcement on Instagram. In July, ESU announced the formation of the first-ever competitive disc golf team at the school. It is coached by Eric McCabe, a world champion professional … Continue reading Emporia State University disc golf team

We’re enrolled! #StingersUp

Kid #2 is enrolled! We spent the day in Emporia, getting things ready to go for fall 2022. Zach will be rooming with three other boys from his high school, and they were all there too. We made sure we had all our paperwork done, ate breakfast and played a few online texting games. Can … Continue reading We’re enrolled! #StingersUp

2020 Thanksgiving – pandemic style

The holidays are weird when you are nine months into a pandemic, with cases on the rise. As of Nov. 28, there are 27,049 cases in Sedgwick County, 155,000 cases in Kansas, 13.2 million cases in the United States and 61.9 million cases worldwide. We are up to 265,000 COVID deaths in the United States. … Continue reading 2020 Thanksgiving – pandemic style

#COVIDchaos week 12

May 26 - May 31 This week, the Governor pulled back her original "phased in reopening plan" and decided to leave it up to each individual county to ease restrictions. Several counties, (including ours) lifted all restrictions and opened everything up without limitations on capacity. While the county has suggested recommendations, there is nothing enforceable. … Continue reading #COVIDchaos week 12