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Newell Takes In KU Junior Day

Hiawatha (KS) defensive end Peyton Newell has spent a lot of time in Lawrence over the past few years. Saturday he was in town for KU's Junior Day. Go Inside for more on Newell's visit…

Peyton Newell's family tree has Jayhawks all throughout its branches. Related to more than 30 KU alumni, Kansas is in the Hiawatha (KS) product's blood. On Saturday, Peyton and his father, Frank, a former Jayhawk football player, made the trip to Lawrence for Junior Day. "It went really well," Newell said, smiling. "My dad, he always loves Lawrence. They definitely made me feel special." Having... Recommended Stories