All posts tagged "Sam Draut"

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    Three Cardinals selected in the first round of NFL Draft

    By Sam Draut– For the first time in school history, three players from Louisville were selected in the first round of the NFL Draft. Safety Calvin Pryor was the first Cardinal taken, drafted by the New York...

    • Posted May 9, 2014
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    Tall recruiting class comes in with big responsibilities

    By Sam Draut Three of Louisville’s incoming freshman participated in the 41st Derby Festival Basketball Classic at Freedom Hall. Quentin Snider, a local prospect from Ballard High School was named MVP after leading his team with nine...

    • Posted April 21, 2014
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    Will Gardner steps up to the spotlight

    By Sam Draut Waiting in the wings for the past two seasons behind Teddy Bridgewater, redshirt sophomore Will Gardner is now at the center of attention. Replacing one of the programs greatest quarterbacks will be no easy...

    • Posted April 14, 2014
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    Louisville women’s basketball advances to Elite Eight with win over LSU

    By Sam Draut Louisville cruised to a 73-47 victory over LSU on Sunday to advance to the Elite Eight. Shoni Schimmel led Cardinal scorers with 19 points and added six assists.  Tia Gibbs hit five three pointers,...

    • Posted March 31, 2014
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  • AAC indoor hurdling champion Calvin Aresnault

    By Sam Draut Whether he is competing in Barcelona, Spain, Ontario, Canada, or Louisville, Ky., Calvin Arsenault has ran well regardless of what sector of the globe he sprints across. The junior from Kitchener, Ontario competes in...

    • Posted March 31, 2014
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  • Women advance with opening round win over Idaho

    By Sam Draut The University of Louisville Women’s basketball team opened up the first round of the NCAA tournament with a commanding 88-42 victory over Idaho. Louisville, 31-4, was led by Sara Hammond, who was one of...

    • Posted March 25, 2014
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  • Men’s basketball coasts through AAC Tournament

    By Sam Draut Louisville defeated UConn 71-61 to win the inaugural American Athletic Conference Championship in at the FedEx Forum in Memphis, Tenn. Saturday. Montrezl Harrell led the Cardinals with 22 points and 11 rebounds.  The sophomore...

    • Posted March 17, 2014
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    Olympian Nick Goepper sits down with the Cardinal

    By Sam Draut Nick Goepper won a bronze medal in the first ever Olympic Slopestyle competition in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.  The 19-year-old Olympian grew up in Lawrenceburg, Ind. and recently took time to...

    • Posted March 17, 2014
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    No. 11 Louisville beats No. 19 UConn 81-48

    By Sam Draut– No. 11 Louisville celebrated the careers of the four seniors who have seen the most wins in their careers in Cardinal history as Louisville routed No. 19 Connecticut 81-48 on Saturday at the KFC...

    • Posted March 8, 2014
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    No. 11 Louisville beats No. 18 SMU 84-71

    By Sam Draut– Russ Smith scored 22 points in the second half, hitting six three pointers, leading eleventh ranked Louisville to an 84-71 win against eighteenth ranked Southern Methodist. The Cardinals second road victory over a ranked...

    • Posted March 5, 2014
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