All posts by Dalton Ray

About Dalton Ray

Sports editor (2016-18) that is technically award winning.Email: dray@louisvillecardinal.com
  • Women’s tennis blows by Wright State and Dayton in opener

    By Dalton Ray — In their season opener, women’s tennis downed Wright State (7-0) and Dayton (7-0). “It was a good day,” coach Mark Beckham said. “I haven’t had senior, junior team in a long time. It’s...

    • Posted January 20, 2018
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  • Swim splits UK meet: Men hold off Cats, women fall short

    By Dalton Ray — At Ralph Wright Natatorium, swim and dive split their dual meet against rival Kentucky. The No. 14 men won their 10th straight meet over the Wildcats (168.5-131.5) while the No. 10 women dropped...

    • Posted January 20, 2018
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  • Peter Sirmon steps down as football’s defensive coordinator

    By Dalton Ray — Football’s defensive coordinator Peter Sirmon has stepped down as the team’s defensive coordinator after one season. Louisville’s total defense dropped from No. 9 to No. 58 in under Sirmon’s watch. The Cardinal’s allowed...

    • Posted January 19, 2018
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  • Men tennis opens 2018 with wins over Butler and Toledo

    By Dalton Ray — In their season opener, men’s tennis defeated Butler 4-0 and Toledo 6-1. The Cardinals only dropped one singles match between the two teams. Louisville opened their double-header by sweeping Butler, an 2017 NCAA...

    • Posted January 18, 2018
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  • Lacrosse update: Hoover returns, Teeter adds transfers and coaches

    By Dalton Ray — Women’s lacrosse coach Scott Teeter faces a tough challenge after the program faced a nightmare of an offseason. The offseason included losing 12 players to transfers and firing former coach Kellie Young. Teeter...

    • Posted January 15, 2018
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  • Women’s tennis ready for leap: Mark Beckham has his Cards in order

    By Dalton Ray — For the past three years, women’s tennis coach Mark Beckham has been fighting an uphill battle with experience. When U of L entered the ACC in 2014, Beckham had one senior and was...

    • Posted January 15, 2018
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  • Upperclass-heavy men’s tennis gunning for top 25 in 2018

    By Dalton Ray — In 2016, men’s tennis suffered their first losing season in 11 years. Reloading in 2017, coach Rex Ecarma coined last season’s team the “Redeem Team.” The Redeem Team quickly made a turnaround and...

    • Posted January 15, 2018
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  • Women’s basketball throttles No. 2 Notre Dame 100-67

    By Dalton Ray — Tabbed as one of the biggest games of the season, No. 3 women’s basketball busted No. 2 Notre Dame 100-67 on Thursday, Jan. 11. Louisville is now 19-0 and atop of the ACC...

    • Posted January 11, 2018
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  • Hot take alert: Start Ryan McMahon over VJ King

    By Dalton Ray — We’re coming up on mid January, early conference play for college basketball. While the men’s basketball team has multiple questions to this point, one is clear: Louisville is better with Ryan McMahon on...

    • Posted January 10, 2018
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  • Brian Bowen to transfer to South Carolina

    By Dalton Ray — Former men’s basketball player Brian Bowen has reportedly enrolled at South Carolina. “I’m really excited to get an opportunity like this with a terrific coach like Frank Martin and a program like South...

    • Posted January 10, 2018
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