Kansas City Monarchs Partner With Kansas City Kansas Community College

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – The Kansas City Monarchs have announced a groundbreaking partnership with Kansas City Kansas Community College, making the institution the Official Education Partner of the Kansas City Monarchs.

“Kansas City Community College is an important part of the community we call home,” Monarchs owner Mark Brandmeyer said. “We’re excited to partner with a respected Kansas City, Kansas institution for the upcoming season!”

“The Kansas City Monarchs have quickly made an impact in the community. KCKCC is proud to partner with the team,” said KCKCC President Dr. Greg Mosier. “We look forward to collaborating on and off the field to promote our organizations, community and region.”

Founded in 1923, Kansas City Kansas Community College is a two-year public institution located within the city limits of Kansas City Kansas. The partnership represents another connection between the Monarchs and the Kansas City, Kansas community.

The Monarchs are the reigning champions of the American Association of Professional Baseball. The Monarchs’ season runs through August at Legends Field in Kansas City, Kansas.

About the Kansas City Monarchs

The Kansas City Monarchs are a professional baseball team in the American Association, an MLB Partner League. 2024 will be their 21st season at Legends Field in Kansas City, Kansas. In 2020, the team partnered with the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum and changed their name from the T-Bones to the Monarchs in honor of the legendary Negro League franchise that played from 1920 to 1965. This year, the Monarchs and the museum are celebrating the 100th anniversary of the first Negro League World Series, won by the Monarchs in 1924.