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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

UK Baseball – Mahan Earns Third SEC Player of the Week Honor

Riley Mahan The University of Kentucky baseball team beats Tennessee on Friday, May 12, 2017, at the Cliff.  Photo by Britney Howard
Riley Mahan
The University of Kentucky baseball team beats Tennessee on Friday, May 12, 2017, at the Cliff.
Photo by Britney Howard

Junior infielder Riley Mahan joins Brent Rooker as only 2017 three-time winners

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Riley Mahan is the Southeastern Conference Player of the Week after a white-hot week at the plate, it was announced Monday by the league office. It is Mahan’s third SEC Player of the Week honor this season, joining Mississippi State slugger Brent Rooker as the only three-time winners of the award. Continue reading UK Baseball – Mahan Earns Third SEC Player of the Week Honor

UK Softball – Kentucky Earns No. 14 National Seed, to Host Lexington Regional

UK Wildcats
UK Wildcats

Wildcats to open up with DePaul on Friday at 2:30 p.m. ET

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky softball team earned the No. 14 national seed in the 2017 NCAA Softball Championships, and will serve as regional hosts this weekend at John Cropp Stadium. The Wildcats will welcome Illinois, Marshall and DePaul to Lexington for a double-elimination style bracket to send one team to super regionals. Continue reading UK Softball – Kentucky Earns No. 14 National Seed, to Host Lexington Regional