All posts by Jeff Milby

About Jeff Milby

Jeff Milby is a sports writer for the University of Louisville student newspaper. He also provides commentary for Louisville City FC radio broadcasts, hosts a Saturday morning show on 790 KRD and will be broadcasting UofL athletics on the ACC Network in the fall.
  • Stepping in famous footsteps, David Padgett looks to make his own way forward

    By Jeff Milby — With just seconds remaining against George Mason, and the score out of reach at 72-61, David Padgett strode down the sideline toward the opponent’s bench. Pulling his hands from his pockets, the 6-foot-11...

    • Posted November 20, 2017
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  • Amid whirlwind, 7-footer Mahmoud standing steady

    By Jeff Milby — Anas Mahmoud raises eyebrows just about everywhere he goes. Seven-footers have a way of doing that, especially when they play for a program like the men’s basketball. This preseason, though, Mahmoud raised eyebrows...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • Durr hopes busy off-season will pay dividends

    By Jeff Milby — College students spend their summers in any number of ways: Internships, traveling abroad or honing a certain skill. This summer, women’s basketball junior Asia Durr did all three by being apart of the...

    • Posted November 13, 2017
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  • Women’s basketball swarms SEMO in season opener, 80-40

    By Jeff Milby — High expectations greet No. 9 women’s basketball in 2017 and the Cards meet them head-on in the season opener, defeating Southeast Missouri 80-40 in the Preseason WNIT. Louisville led from start to finish....

    • Posted November 10, 2017
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  • With conference tournament looming, Field Hockey finishes with best-ever ACC record

    By Jeff Milby — In her eighth season in charge, and the program’s fourth in one of the nation’s premier field hockey leagues, coach Justine Sowry has guided the Cardinals to their best season yet in the...

    • Posted October 29, 2017
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  • Football wilts in spotlight, loses to Clemson 47-21

    By Jeff Milby– Touted by pundits and fans alike as the biggest home game in program history, fourteenth-ranked football team was outclassed and outplayed by the defending national champion and third-ranked Clemson Tigers, falling at home 47-21. “We...

    • Posted September 17, 2017
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    Marisa Martin Pelegrina leading field hockey’s group of freshmen

    By Jeff Milby– The biggest story surrounding field hockey this season is their youth. Ten freshmen needed to be integrated into a team selected ninth in the preseason NFHCA poll, the highest preseason rank in program history....

    • Posted September 10, 2017
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  • Enthusiasm is the key for football coach Peter Sirmon

    By Jeff Milby — College football is as much a game played in the mind as it is between the lines of the field. Heading into the 2017 season, football’s new defensive coordinator Peter Sirmon understands that...

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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    For volleyball, all eyes are on new Cardinal Arena

    By: Jeff Milby – For the volleyball team, there are lots of changes to take into account ahead of the 2017 season. For one, there’s a new woman in charge; former Nebraska assistant Dani Busboom Kelly was...

    • Posted August 20, 2017
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  • Football position breakdown: Linebackers

    By Jeff Milby– It’s our second look at the defense in our football position breakdown series, and this week we’ll be checking in with Louisville’s linebackers. Last week, we looked at the defensive line. The defense of...

    • Posted August 6, 2017
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