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October 23, 2019

Catching up with the Freshmen 15: Leah Edmond’s senior season

Maggie Davis 8:00pm October 23, 2019 10/23/19 Comments Disabled

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    “Leah Edmond was a major factor for the Wildcats (23-8) all season… And the 6-foot-2 outside hitter is no stranger to Kentucky athletics.” That’s what I wrote about Leah Edmond, a current senior on the UK volleyball team, four years ago as part of my “Freshmen 15” series. Now, Edmond is four years older and wiser,…

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    UK Hoops’ Rhyne Howard named to another preseason watch list

    Maggie Davis 6:00pm October 23, 2019 10/23/19 Comments Disabled

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      The awards don’t stop for Kentucky women’s basketball player Rhyne Howard. The incoming sophomore has just been named to the Cheryl Miller Award preseason watch list, which recognizes the top small forwards in women’s NCAA Division I college basketball. Howard is one of just 20 players from across the nation placed on this year’s watch…

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      October 16, 2019

      UK Men’s Soccer Bounces Back With 2-1 Win Over Buckeyes

      Noah Banks 10:20pm October 16, 2019 10/16/19

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      The No. 20 Kentucky Wildcats prevailed 2-1 in their first non-conference matchup of the regular season Wednesday night as they played host to the visiting Ohio State Buckeyes. The Cats entered Wednesday’s matchup looking to avenge a heartbreaking 2-1 loss that they were given in their last outing at the hands of Florida International University…

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      UK Athletics posts record Graduation Success Rates

      Jack Pilgrim 4:30pm October 16, 2019 10/16/19

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      University of Kentucky student-athletes managed to break one graduation rate school record and tied another. According to an annual report released on Wednesday by the NCAA, UK’s Graduation Success Rate (GSR), a four-year composite statistic for the freshman classes of 2009-10 through 2012-13, was 91%. That rate tops the previous school record of 88% set…

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      October 12, 2019

      Kentucky cheerleaders put on a show at Big Blue Madness 2019

      Jack Pilgrim 6:00pm October 12, 2019 10/12/19

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        All of the hoopla of Big Blue Madness tends to focus on the Kentucky men’s and women’s basketball teams, but the 24-time national champion UK cheerleaders made sure on Friday evening that they earned the Big Blue Nation’s collective attention. Performing their newest routine for the upcoming season, the cheerleading squad sparked a standing ovation…

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        October 9, 2019

        UK Hoops’ Deasia Merrill suffers season-ending knee injury

        Maggie Davis 7:00pm October 9, 2019 10/9/19

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        The UK women’s basketball team will be without one of its most exciting newcomers for the entirerty of the upcoming season. Deasia Merrill has sustained a torn anterior cruciate ligament in her right knee, Coach Matthew Mitchell announced Wednesday. The knee injury is severe enough to require an entire season of rehabilitation before Merrill will be…

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        October 8, 2019

        Former Kentucky Track and Field stars shine at World Championships

        Jack Pilgrim 12:00pm October 8, 2019 10/8/19

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        Several former Kentucky track and field stars stole the show last week at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar. Headlined by Sydney McLaughlin – who managed two medals – former Wildcats finished with four total medals. McLaughlin, who set a personal-best time of 52.23 in the 400-meter hurdles, finished with the silver behind…

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        October 5, 2019

        Sydney McLaughlin Narrowly Edged Out in World Championships

        Nick Roush 1:00pm October 5, 2019 10/5/19

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        It took a world record run to take down Sydney McLaughlin. Racing at the IAAF World Championships in Qatar, Dalilah Muhammad got off to a fast start in the 400 hurdle final. The lead was not comfortable for long. The former Wildcat made up significant ground down the backstretch. Unfortunately, Sydney ran out of track,…

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        October 2, 2019

        Sydney McLaughlin advances to the finals of the 2019 IAAF World Championships

        Jack Pilgrim 8:30pm October 2, 2019 10/2/19

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          Former Kentucky track and field superstar Sydney McLaughlin continues to put on a show in the professional ranks. This afternoon, McLaughlin took home the women’s 400M hurdles victory in the semifinals of the 2019 IAAF World Championships with a final time of 53.81 seconds. Cruise control [email protected]'s heading into the final with the ? time. @usatf…

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          October 1, 2019

          WATCH: Sydney McLaughlin continues to dominate international competition

          Maggie Davis 12:35pm October 1, 2019 10/1/19

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            Sydney McLaughlin crushed her collegiate competition when she ran for the University of Kentucky, and now the track star is also dominating on the international stage. After one year at UK, McLaughlin turned professional and signed with New Balance last October. Fast forward to today, and the former Wildcat just won her heat at the…

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