All posts tagged "louisville baseball"

  • 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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  • Brendan McKay wins Golden Spikes Award

    By Dalton Ray– Louisville’s Brendan McKay, one of the most decorated players in college baseball history, added the Golden Spikes Award to his mile-long list. The award is handed to the best amateur baseball player of the year....

    • Posted June 29, 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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  • Brendan McKay wins third straight John Olerud Award

    By Dalton Ray– Baseball’s Brendan McKay is the recipient of the 2017 John Olerud Two-Way Player of the Year and is the only three-time winner of the award. This is McKay’s fourth major award in 2017 as he...

    • Posted June 12, 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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  • Q&A with Kentucky Kernel’s Charlee Schaefer on baseball’s series versus UK

    By Dalton Ray– Perhaps the most intriguing NCAA Super Regional series is between in-state rivals Louisville and Kentucky. Known for their basketball rivalry, the Cardinals are 12-10 against Kentucky since coach Dan McDonnell took over the program...

    • Posted June 8, 2017
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  • Baseball wins NCAA Regional with victory over Xavier

    By Matt Bradshaw– Baseball advanced to their fifth straight Super Regional with a narrow 8-7 victory over Xavier. The game lasted four hours and had five lead changes. Josh Stowers was the player of the game and...

    • Posted June 4, 2017
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  • Eighth inning catapults baseball past Sooners in NCAAs

    By Conner Farrell– In the second matchup of the NCAA regional, top-seeded U of L baseball used a huge eighth inning to down Oklahoma. Scoring seven of their 11 runs in the inning, Louisville won 11-1. The...

    • Posted June 3, 2017
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  • Baseball surges past Radford 11-6

    By Conner Farrell– In baseball’s opening game of the NCAA tournament, Louisville’s bats proved too strong for the Radford Highlanders, winning 11-6. Starting pitcher Kade McClure opened the game’s first three innings with a perfect game still...

    • Posted June 2, 2017
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