All posts by Matt Bradshaw

  • Baseball breezes past Toledo 11-1 in game two of series

    By Matt Bradshaw– Second-ranked baseball (37-6) grabbed their sixth straight victory in the 11-1 win over Toledo (14-29). The Cardinal offense had 13 hits and nine RBIs. Junior Kade McClure earned the win, throwing six strikeouts and...

    • Posted April 29, 2017
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  • Baseball defeats Wake Forest with late rally, wins series

    By Matt Bradshaw– No. 2 baseball (27-4) defeated No. 17 Wake Forest (23-10), 7-5. U of L won the series after losing game one and winning game two. “Even at home, it’s tough when you’re playing a...

    • Posted April 9, 2017
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    Softball defeats Notre Dame to avoid a three-game sweep

    By Matt Bradshaw– Softball (21-10) defeated Notre Dame (19-14) 7-4 after rain and lightning caused a lengthy delay during the second inning. Stat leaders: Pufahl went 1-for-1 with a home run, walk and sacrifice fly RBI. Jamie...

    • Posted April 3, 2017
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    Baseball completes a three-game sweep of Eastern Michigan

    By Matt Bradshaw– Sixth-ranked baseball (11-0) completed a sweep of Eastern Michigan (2-10) with a narrow 8-7 victory. This followed the Cardinals’ 13-0 win on in game one and 1-0 13-inning thriller in game two. “After (Eastern...

    • Posted March 5, 2017
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    Softball downs Wisconsin-Green Bay and Bowling Green

    By Matt Bradshaw and Dalton Ray– On day two of the Red and Black tournament, softball (12-6) defeated Wisconsin-Green Bay (1-5) and Bowling Green (7-10). Wisconsin-Green Bay, 4-3 Stat leaders: Sophomore Megan Hensley (4-2) allowed no earned...

    • Posted March 4, 2017
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    Men’s swimming moves to second place in day two of ACC Champioships

    By Matt Bradshaw— Men’s swimming and diving jumped from eighth to second place during the second day of the 2017 ACC Championships. Louisville trails first place NC State. Virginia Tech sits in third, followed by Notre Dame...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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  • Anas Mahmoud and Ray Spalding forming into problematic pair for opposition

    By Matt Bradshaw– In the 88-68 win over Syracuse, coach Rick Pitino played 11 different players while the Orange only used seven. By reaching into the bench, the Cardinals were able to press and tire out Jim...

    • Posted February 26, 2017
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    Women’s swimming takes third at ACC Championships

    By Matt Bradshaw– The Cardinals won two golds and a silver medal on the final day of racing, finishing third at the ACC Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships at Georgia Tech. North Carolina State won the competition...

    • Posted February 17, 2017
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    No. 12 women’s basketball gets an easy 68-43 victory over Boston College

    By Matt Bradshaw– No. 12 women’s basketball defeated Boston College in a 68-43 rout, moving them to a 22-6 record. Despite winning by 25, Louisville did not have their best offensive performance. They shot 46 percent and...

    • Posted February 12, 2017
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  • Baseball’s Brendan McKay named preseason first team All-American

    By Matt Bradshaw– Baseball America named baseball’s Brendan McKay as a preseason first team All-American. This is the third preseason honor for the junior left-handed pitcher and first baseman, who is already preseason National Player of the...

    • Posted January 30, 2017
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