K.D. Nixon, Chris Miller, Laviska Shenault Jr. and Mckinley Wright IV protesting

Photo of the Week: Black Lives Matter

June 9, 2020

CU student athletes led a Buffs March on Friday, June 5, in support of Black Lives Matter and police reforms.

Dani Jones

Sports Briefs- Summer 2020

June 1, 2020

Even though spring sports didn't go as planned, there's plenty the Buffs still accomplished.

Julia Lisella, CU Women's Lacrosse

They Call Me Grandma

June 1, 2020

Captain Julia Lisella of Littleton, Colorado, played with every class in CU Women’s Lacrosse history. The All-America, Goalkeeper-of-theYear anchored multiple Top-25 seasons. And some of her best saves have come with her eyes closed.

Laviska Shenault Jr Vs Washington 2019

Photo of the Week: Laviska Shenault

April 27, 2020

In honor of being drafted 42nd overall by the Jacksonville Jaguars in last week's NFL Draft, here's a throwback photo of Laviska Shenault Jr. breaking tackles against Washington last season.

Ted Chalfen cheering on the Buffs with the C-Unit student section.

The Start of the Buff Clap

April 7, 2020

Ted Chalfen brought the Buff Clap to CU Boulder as a member of the C-Unit, the university’s student section at athletic events.

Fans charging the field

Photo of the Week: Charging the Field

Sept. 9, 2019

The student section poured into the stands after an overtime win against rival Nebraska, Saturday, Sept. 7. The Buffs were down 17-0 at halftime but managed to scored 24 points in the fourth quarter, putting the game into overtime.

Grant Ellwood

Q&A: Grant Ellwood, Cyclocross Champ

In December, Grant Ellwood claimed the 2018 cyclocross collegiate club national championships title in Louisville, Ky. Here the Boulder native talks cyclocross, what it takes to win and why it might be fun to see a race up close.

Blake Leeper

NOW — August 19, 2018

Dec. 1, 2018

Blake Leeper aims to compete in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. The double-amputee traveled to CU Boulder for evaluation by Alena Grabowski.

Sonya Looney on her mountain bike in Colorado

10 CU Extreme Sports Athletes

Individuals from around the world flock to Colorado to participate in the state’s thriving outdoor community. It’s no surprise that many of them find their way to CU. Here’s a handful of extreme sports athletes and adventure enthusiasts that have ties to CU.

Brittany Fan

CU Golfer Brittany Fan

March 1, 2018

Brittany Fan is one of only two Hawaiians ever to compete for CU women’s golf. She set a freshman record for stroke average three years ago — 74.87 over 31 rounds.

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