All posts tagged "louisville baseball"

  • 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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  • Previewing each team in baseball’s region

    By Dalton Ray– Baseball is hosting their fifth straight NCAA regional, keeping Jim Patterson Stadium a known postseason attraction. Here is a quick rundown of the three other teams in U of L’s region. Oklahoma (34-22) Quick...

    • Posted June 2, 2017
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