Lex Legends – Legends gain split with walk-off win

Lex Legends
Lex Legends

Manny Olloque’s double in the bottom of the seventh inning scored Nick Dini from second base and gave the Lexington Legends a 2-1 walk-off win over the Columbia Fireflies in the second game of a doubleheader in front of 7,047 fans Sunday at Whitaker Bank Ballpark.  Andre Davis (4-2) struck out 11 batters, walked none, and allowed five hits in a complete-game victory. Continue reading Lex Legends – Legends gain split with walk-off win

UK Softball – Ducks’ Four-Run Seventh Inning Ends Kentucky’s Season

UK Wildcats
UK Wildcats

Wildcats end the season 39-19

EUGENE, Ore. – The third-seeded Oregon Ducks took advantage of an uncharacteristicly bad inning in the top of the seventh inning, scoring four times off four hits to come from behind and end the No. 14 Kentucky Wildcats’ season at Jane Sanders Stadium, 6-5 in the second game of the 2017 Eugene Super Regional. Continue reading UK Softball – Ducks’ Four-Run Seventh Inning Ends Kentucky’s Season

UK Basketball – Wildcats Draw Road Trip to West Virginia for Big 12/SEC Challenge

UK will play at WVirg. this season
UK will play at WVirg. this season

UK will make its third all-time trip next season to Morgantown, West Virginia

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Always one of the main events of the college basketball season, the Kentucky men’s basketball team’s draw in the annual Big 12/SEC Challenge will once again be an enticing one as the Wildcats will travel to West Virginia on Jan. 27. Continue reading UK Basketball – Wildcats Draw Road Trip to West Virginia for Big 12/SEC Challenge

1st Annual Shawn Howard Memorial Co-Ed Softball Tournament

Cleats & Cleavage - Tournament winners - Photo by Douthitt Park
Cleats & Cleavage – Tournament winners – Photo by Douthitt Park

Saturday May 20, 2017 the 1st Annual Shawn Howard Memorial Co Ed Softball Tournament was held at Kiwanis Park. 7 Teams entered and had a hot day full of softball action. $1100 was raised through entry fees, donations, and concession to be donated to Shop with a Cop in memory of Shawn as it was a program that he worked diligently for throughout the year and was very passionate about.

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UK Softball – For the Love of the Game

Photo provided by Chris Shoals - UK Athletics
Photo provided by Chris Shoals – UK Athletics

The UK Softball team advanced through the NCAA Lexington Regional on Sunday with an exhilarating 4-2 win over Illinois. The Wildcats, riding the golden arms of senior Meagan Prince and Junior Erin Rethlake together with the sizzling bat of freshman Alex Martens, swept through DePaul and the Illini twice this weekend to survive the double elimination format. Continue reading UK Softball – For the Love of the Game

NBA – Anthony Davis, John Wall Selected to All-NBA Teams

Cats in the NBA
Cats in the NBA

Davis makes All-NBA First Team for second time in career; Wall tabbed All-NBA for first time

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Anthony Davis is back at the top. John Wall is now considered among the elite. So say the 100 media members who voted for the annual All-NBA Teams, which the league announced Thursday. Continue reading NBA – Anthony Davis, John Wall Selected to All-NBA Teams