All posts tagged "Dan McDonnell"

  • Bordner blooms beyond relief pitcher in 2018

    By Brad McGuffin — Baseball is poised to make another College World Series run in 2018. To make another trip to Omaha, Louisville will rely heavily on junior Sam Bordner. As a freshman in 2016, Bordner was...

    • Posted February 13, 2018
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  • Hometown pair of Thompson, Elliott boost baseball’s bullpen

    By Micah Brown —  The departure of Brendan McKay may leave baseball fans feeling as if the 2018 season will be a transition year. With the pitching talent Louisville retains, that may not be the case. The trio...

    • Posted February 12, 2018
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  • Rebuilding or reloading, Omaha remains on baseball’s radar

    By Dalton Ray —  Baseball’s 2017 season ended with the program’s fourth trip to the College World Series. As usual, a flock of Cardinals ended up in the MLB soon after — eight to be exact. With...

    • Posted February 12, 2018
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  • Ranking the top coaches on U of L’s campus

    By Dalton Ray– The University of Louisville has one of the best overall athletic programs in the nation, and it starts with the coaching staff. Athletic director Tom Jurich has assembled a collection of head coaches which...

    • Posted June 30, 2017
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  • Baseball faces TCU in elimination game of College World Series

    By Dalton Ray– In baseball’s first College World Series since 2014, the Cardinals opened their Omaha experience with a 8-4 win over Texas A&M — the first ever win for U of L in the CWS. Facing...

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • Drew Ellis jacks baseball to the College World Series

    By Dalton Ray– A pair of home runs by junior Drew Ellis elevated baseball past rival Kentucky in the NCAA Super Regional, advancing the Cardinals to the College World Series. Junior Brendan McKay (10-3) went 6.2 innings...

    • Posted June 10, 2017
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  • Record crowd spectates baseball’s 5-2 win over UK in Supers

    By Dalton Ray– Junior Drew Ellis accounted for four of the five runs in baseball’s 5-2 win over rival UK. The NCAA Super Regional win puts U of L one win away from their fourth trip to...

    • Posted June 9, 2017
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  • Baseball hosts fifth straight NCAA regional

    By Dalton Ray– Baseball earned the No. 7 national seed in the NCAA tournament, allowing them to host their fifth straight regional and seventh in the last nine years. Of 16 regional hosts, Louisville and two other schools,...

    • Posted May 30, 2017
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  • Florida State keeps baseball’s number, beat the Cards to advance in ACC tourney

    By Dalton Ray– With a trip to the ACC semifinals on the line, baseball dropped a 4-2 game to Florida State. Their third loss of the year to FSU, U of L struggled offensively by only recording...

    • Posted May 26, 2017
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  • McKay, Ellis and Hairston power baseball past Notre Dame

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

    • Posted May 25, 2017
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