All posts tagged "Dan McDonnell"

  • McKay, Ellis and Hairston power baseball past Notre Dame

    By Dalton Ray– In front of their home crowd at Louisville Slugger Field, fifth-ranked baseball downed Notre Dame (26-32) in the ACC tournament. Pulling out a 10-3 victory, the Cardinals (47-9) used early fireworks and late daggers...

    • Posted May 25, 2017
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  • McKay, Hairston and McDonnell take home major ACC honors

    By Dalton Ray– Days before the start of the ACC baseball tournament kicks off in downtown Louisville, the conference released their yearly awards. Coach Dan McDonnell earned his third straight ACC Coach of the Year award. Brendan...

    • Posted May 22, 2017
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  • Second-ranked baseball pushes winning streak to 11 games

    By Dalton Ray– Baseball is one of the hottest teams in the country, riding a 11-game winning streak after defeating Notre Dame on the road in a three-game series. May 5, 2-0 win Junior Brendan McKay and...

    • Posted May 8, 2017
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  • Overshadowed by the team’s star power, baseball’s Josh Stowers is shining

    By Micah Brown — After losing seven players to the 2016  MLB Draft, the 2017 season appeared to be a rebuilding year for U of L baseball. Corey Ray, the fifth overall pick, was the toughest to...

    • Posted May 1, 2017
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  • Baseball annihilates Toledo for seventh straight win

    By Dalton Ray– An offensive field day led to second-ranked baseball’s 17-2 victory over Toledo (14-30) as the Rockets used six pitchers. Toledo walked 10 batters and hit another six. Louisville’s 17 runs is the third-highest showing...

    • Posted April 30, 2017
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  • Baseball wins series over Duke with a shutout victory

    By Bradley McClelland– Second-ranked baseball defeated Duke by score of 10-0, moving Louisville to 33-6 (17-4). The Cardinals have won all seven series against ACC teams. In the second inning, juniors Brendan McKay and Drew Ellis recorded...

    • Posted April 23, 2017
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  • Second-ranked baseball deflects Kentucky’s comeback attempt

    By Dalton Ray– In front of a record crowd, second-ranked baseball (25-3) held off a comeback attempt from eighth-ranked Kentucky (21-9). The Cardinals held UK scoreless through eight innings, winning 5-3, as junior Devin Hairston went 3-for-4 at...

    • Posted April 4, 2017
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  • Baseball cruises past Western Kentucky 11-1

    By Jeff Milby– No. 2 baseball (22-2, 8-1 ACC) easily defeated Western Kentucky (9-17, 3-3) at Jim Patterson Stadium. The Cardinals dominated from start to finish, ending with a 11-1 win. “Our depth is our strength, and...

    • Posted March 28, 2017
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  • No. 8 baseball strives to get the bad taste out of their mouth in 2017

    By Dalton Ray– With 50 wins, ACC Atlantic regular season title and the second-overall seed in the NCAA tournament, the 2016 baseball season was one to remember before being cut short by UC Santa Barbara in the...

    • Posted February 14, 2017
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  • Baseball picked second in ACC coaches’ preseason poll

    By Conner Farrell– ACC coaches picked U of L baseball to finish second in the ACC Atlantic division. The team received two first-place votes and earned 79 points. Florida State racked up 10 first place votes to grab...

    • Posted January 25, 2017
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