All posts tagged "Devin Hairston"

  • 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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  • Baseball rides Stowers to the 6-2 win over No. 25 Vandy

    By Dalton Ray– Second-ranked baseball lays claim to their third Battle of the Barrel victory against No. 25 Vanderbilt. The Cardinals won 6-2 and received four RBIs from sophomore Josh Stowers. “From here on out, we have...

    • Posted May 9, 2017
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  • Devin Hairston completes baseball’s comeback with a walk-off

    By Jeff Milby– On paper, the match-up between No. 2 baseball (39-6) and Miami (OH) was one-sided, but at Jim Patterson Stadium on March 2, it played out like a cat-and-mouse game. With Miami (19-27) racing out...

    • Posted May 2, 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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  • 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 takes series against the Wolfpack

    By Conner Farrell–  The baseball team finished their weekend three-game series with NC State by winning 8-1. The Cards won two out of the three games against the Wolfpack. The first game of the series was the...

    • Posted March 26, 2017
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  • Fourth-ranked baseball starts sluggish in 12-2 win over Fort Wayne

    By Dalton Ray– Moving to 12-0, No. 4 baseball downed Fort Wayne (3-10) 12-2. On a lackluster day of baseball, the Cardinals used two run-heavy innings to take the win. Scoring in bunches is something coach Dan McDonnell...

    • Posted March 8, 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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  • Baseball wins over Eastern Michigan on Devin Hairston’s walk-off

    By Mike Gilpatrick– Late game antics led to sixth-ranked baseball’s walk-off victory over the Eastern Michigan Eagles (2-9) as the Cardinals move to 10-0. “We haven’t been in a game like this yet,” coach Dan McDonnell said....

    • Posted March 4, 2017
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    Baseball opens season with win over Alabama State

    By Mike Gilpatrick– Showing no offseason rust, sixth-ranked baseball defeated Alabama State 7-0 in their season opener. Junior Brendan McKay had nine strikeouts, four hits allowed and no runs earned in six innings. The Cards got on the board in the...

    • Posted February 17, 2017
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