Fan Frenzy

Have you ever been so fired up during a game that you completely lose your inhibitions? I think we all have. This football season has made me become absolutely nuts. I don't know if I can really explain it but ...

Fight like the Royals

I don't know about you but right now, I'm still on cloud nine celebrating the Royals World Series Championship! My hope now is that K-State football can find a way to take what the Royals have done and use i...

Royal Purple: Part II

If you're at all like me, then you're probably a little sleepy today, running on pure adrenaline! Last year I told you how I bleed Royal Purple. It's an equal combination of both Wildcat and Royals blood. Last ...

Happy Birthday, Coach!

For the man himself, today is just like any other day. But, for the entire Wildcat nation, today is the day to celebrate a legend, Bill Snyder. At 76 years old, he could probably just about outsmart anyone. ...

Beyond the Whistle

We've all heard the saying "Go until the final whistle blows". But what happens beyond the whistle, is where the true test begins. It will challenge you, shape you, and it will make you question everything you ...

Inspired by Cantele

When it comes time for my to write this column, I usually look for ways to find inspiration. Sometimes, I find it from a team, other times I find it from fans. This week, I'm finding inspiration from a player. ...

Support System

Throughout my life I've had this burning desire to help others. It's so overwhelming when you meet people who feel the same way that you do.  What is truly extraordinary to me is that I've met an entire family ...

Support System

I'm truly blown away right now! This football season is starting off in a way that I would've never imagined. From the 100-yard kickoff return for a touchdown from Morgan Burns, to a season-ending injury to Jes...

Back in Business

Close your eyes. If you're not in Manhattan, pretend you are. It's Saturday morning, the stadium is empty. There's no sound and the air is still. Flash-forward, it's 6:00. A large crowd is pouring into th...

The Aftermath

Wednesdays at The Salute March Madness. I can't believe it's finally here! At this point, I've already come face-to-face with reality; we didn't do enough to make the tournament. Reality stinks! No matt...

Hanging by a Thread

Wednesdays at The Salute It all comes down to this. We're hanging by a thread. If we lose tonight we will not make the NCAA Tournament. This has been such a frustrating season. We've seen the good, t...

Madness Begins

Wednesdays at The Salute Let the madness begin! March is by far one of my favorite months of the year. The NCAA Tournament is almost here and baseball is underway. The question that is on the minds o...