The Ballard boys’ soccer team began play last week and quickly showed why it is ranked No. 1 in the Kentucky High School Soccer Coaches Association poll.
What a great chance the University of Kentucky Athletics Department has to right a terrible wrong when Russell Rice is among six people who will be inducted into the school’s Athletic Hall of Fame the weekend of Sept. 23-24 when the Wildcats play Florida in football.
If you happen to be an elite basketball, football or baseball player in the U.S. there is no need to travel around the globe for strong competition and a paycheck. The best professional leagues – NBA, NFL and MLB – are all conveniently located right here in America.
A race where mere hundredths of a second often separate winners and losers, the 100-meter dash is outdoor track’s shortest and most unforgiving event. To contend, an athlete must be explosive, efficient, and most important of all – fast. A little swagger doesn’t hurt, either.