Category: Sports

Young Stars Fuel Hopes, Dreams as Spring Meet Winds Down

Young Stars Fuel Hopes, Dreams as Spring Meet Winds Down

| June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

The soon-to-conclude Spring Meet at Churchill Downs will be remembered as a racing session highlighted by terrific renewals of the track’s greatest races, but some bumpy going at many other times during its 38-day run.

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Kenny Perry Joins the Championship Field at Valhalla

Kenny Perry Joins the Championship Field at Valhalla

| June 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

Kenny Perry will be in the field for the PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club in August.

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Smith: Defier of Expectations

Smith: Defier of Expectations

| June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Thursday figures to be one of the biggest nights of Russ Smith’s life, as the former Cardinal will find out which NBA roster he’ll spend the summer trying to make after the league holds its annual draft.

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Soccer: a “Big Five” Sport?

Soccer: a “Big Five” Sport?

| June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Is it me, or is this World Cup different?

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A Night Of Legends

A Night Of Legends

| June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame Inducts New Members

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Slugging it for a Cause

Slugging it for a Cause

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last Friday saw the Wounded Warrior amputee softball team take on a group of children at Louisville Slugger Field prior to the Louisville Bats game.

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Feeling the World Cup Fever

Feeling the World Cup Fever

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The World Cup is finally here, and let me tell you: this is unquestionably the greatest sporting spectacle on Earth. Also, you know who agrees with me? That’s right – Earth.

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First Contender for Breeders’ Cup Classic is a Dream Story

First Contender for Breeders’ Cup Classic is a Dream Story

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The prospect of winning the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic ranks high on the list of wishes for anyone in the horse industry, and the background of the first horse to earn a spot in the starting gate for that race is one that gives everyone hope.

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Smith Looks at Draft – and a Pet

Smith Looks at Draft – and a Pet

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Russ Smith is one of the most colorful characters in University of Louisville basketball history.

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Cards: The Winningest Losers

Cards: The Winningest Losers

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

There is a bizarre, but increasingly frequent, phenomenon in American sports where the more you win, the more likely you are to wind up with a negative stigma attached to your team, or franchise, or program. I like to call it “Buffalo Bill Syndrome.”

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