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(LEXINGTON, Ky.) – The UK Softball team started their season on February 12 with high expectations. Just a scant three weeks later, the team stands undefeated at 14 – 0 and ranked No. 12 in the country.
I’d say it’s going pretty well.
Even more impressively, the team has
Kayla Kowalik hit .750 with 13 runs scored, and 15 hits — a pair of doubles, three home runs and a triple — in UK’s six weekend wins. (UK Athletics Photo)
Sometimes preseason predictions from coaches don’t always come true. But Kentucky softball coach Rachel Lawson certainly was right about junior
In this day and age, there are few things in life that everyone agrees on. So it's a bit surprising that all the regular members of the Just the Cats crew unanimously agree on who should be No. 1 on the Herald-Leader Sports Figure of the Year balloting. It's the
Kentucky pitcher Ben Jordan Ben Jordan passed away on Monday. The cause of death is not known. (UK Athletics Photo)
LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — The University of Kentucky is morning the death of student-athlete Ben Jordan, who died Monday at the age of 22. The cause of death was not immediately
(LEXINGTON, Ky.) – Matthew Mitchell’s retirement announcement earlier this month took everyone by surprise. The all-time winningest coach in UK Women’s Basketball history was poised for another run at an elusive Final Four. Rhyne Howard, together with a whole host of talented newcomers, was going to finally take Mitchell to
Kyra Elzy, right, takes over the women's basketball program and succeeds Matthew Mitchell, left, who retired because of health reasons last Thursday. (UK Athletics Photo)
"I always dreamed of taking over for coach Mitchell as he rode off into the sunset. I never quite imagined it like this. That’s the funny
If the only two things Matthew Mitchell had ever done during his time as Kentucky women's basketball coach was dance at Big Blue Madness and do a hilarious weekly coach's show it would've still been a memorable tenure. Now it goes without saying that if those were the only two
By LARRY VAUGHT
Normally a new Division I head basketball coach does not inherit a roster loaded with experience and/or talent much less a national player of the year.
Kyra Elzy knows how fortunate she is to have all that now that she is taking over the Kentucky women’s basketball program after
Kentucky head coach Matthew Mitchell directs players in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against South Carolina during the Southeastern Conference tournament on Saturday, March 4, 2017, in Greenville, S.C. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt)
LEXINGTON, Ky, (KT) — Matthew Mitchell has stepped down as women’s basketball coach at the
By Jordan Brown
The Kentucky Men’s Basketball team is not the only team on campus making waves with players being recognized as some of the best in the country. Rhyne Howard, a member of the Women’s Basketball team, was named to the Cheryle Miller Award Preseason Watch List Wednesday. Head coach