Our Mission

The Lawrence Sports Corporation (LSC) is a 501(c)(6). Our mission is to promote, organize and support sporting events in Lawrence. Our efforts include:

  • submitting bids so Lawrence can host events
  • sponsoring non-profit fundraising sporting events
  • volunteering and helping to sponsor local sporting events

LSC Events

The LSC events include:

  • 2017 USA Track & Field Junior Olympics
  • USA Track & Field Junior Olympics Cross Country National Championships
  • USA Track & Field Regional Track Championships
  • Lawrence Downtown Men’s Olympic Shot Put
  • AAU Youth Cross Country National Championships
  • AAU Youth Track Regional Championships
  • NAIA Cross Country National Championships
  • USSSA Girls Fastpitch World Series
  • USSSA Youth Regional Basketball Tournaments
  • USA Cycling Collegiate Road National Championships
  • KC 150 Bike Ride
  • Tour of Lawrence (Cycling)

LSC Board

Bob Sanner

Executive Director
robertsanner@att.net

Steve Schwada

Board Chair
Venture Properties
steve@venturepropertiesinc.com

Jana Dawson

Westar Energy

Reed Dillon

Reed Dillon & Associates
reed@reeddillonlandscape.com

Milan Donley

Meet Director – University of Kansas Track & Field/Cross Country
mdonley@ku.edu

Bernie Kish

Director of Facilities/Sport Management Lecturer
University of Kansas – School of Education
bkish@ku.edu

Ryan Robinson

Silverback Enterprises
ryan@gosilverback.com