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Andy Marso, who covered Basehor-Linwood High School sports for the Basehor Sentinel in 2005, has published a book about his fight with meningitis and writes about Basehor and the community's support during the most difficult time in his life.

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Basehor Sentinel's former sports reporter Andy Marso speaks about new book

Andy Marso hugged several emotional parents of former Basehor-Linwood athletes Saturday after signing copies of his recently published book. Marso didn't completely recognize each of the parents but when he heard who their kids were, he immediately remembered them. Marso covered Basehor-Linwood High School sports as a part-time reporter for the Basehor Sentinel in 2004 when he contracted and nearly died from a meningitis infection.

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Basehor library hosting author Andy Marso

Former Basehor Senitnel sports reporter and current Topeka Capital-Journal reporter Andy Marso is visiting the Basehor Community Library Saturday at 11 a.m. to discuss his new book about surviving an almost fatal meningitis infection.

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From tragedy to triumph: Former Basehor reporter publishes book

Andy Marso, who covered Basehor-Linwood High School sports for the Basehor Sentinel in 2005, has published a book about his fight with meningitis and writes about Basehor and the community's support during the most difficult time in his life.

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