All posts tagged "Sam Draut"

  • Olivia_Cason3
    Golfer Olivia Cason works her way to NCAA Championship

    By Sam Draut– The spring season for U of L women’s golfer Olivia Cason didn’t begin as well as she would have liked, but the Owensboro, Ky. native will end the season where no Cardinal freshman has...

    • Posted May 13, 2016
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  • Jack Sisterson
    U of L Business Alumni training Derby favorite

    By Sam Draut & Kyeland Jackson — Former U of L soccer player Jack Sisterson graduated from the College of Business as an equine business major and has now reached the pinnacle of horse racing as Nyquist,...

    • Posted May 6, 2016
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  • Women’s golf prepares for NCAA Championship

    By Sam Draut– After six top-five finishes including victories in the Cardinal Cup and Battle of the Bluegrass State, the  women’s golf team was selected for its third consecutive NCAA Regional appearance. Louisville is one of 18...

    • Posted May 2, 2016
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  • U of L President James Ramsey talks to the crowd.
    Editorial: Moving statue does not erase history

    By Sam Draut– I’ll preface all this by saying I’m white and privileged. I grew up in a classic suburban setting, void of racial degradation and prejudices directed toward me. As a I child, I went on occasional trips to...

    • Posted May 2, 2016
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  • Mayor Greg Fischer announces the removal of the monument.
    U of L and city to remove Confederate monument

    By Sam Draut– City workers began dismantling the highly controversial Confederate monument on the north end of U of L’s Belknap campus Friday. The 70-foot monument faces north and commemorates Confederate soldiers who fought in the Civil...

    • Posted April 29, 2016
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  • "Sheldon Rankins (no. 98) leaves the field quietly following a loss in a regular season game for the University of Louisville VS FSU on 10-30-14 in Louisville, Kentucky at Papa Johns Cardinal Stadium."
    Rankins selected in the first round of NFL Draft

    By Sam Draut– Sheldon Rankins, one of the key contributors in U of L’s top-25 ranked defense, was selected 12th overall by the New Orleans Saints in the 2016 NFL Draft. The defense tackle/defensive end is the fifth Cardinal selected...

    • Posted April 28, 2016
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  • Damion Lee drives towards the basket.
    U of L Athletics year-in-review 2015-16

    By Sam Draut– The 2015-16 school year was filled with ups and downs for the 22 athletic programs at the University of Louisville, but there were a few special moments worth remembering. Oct. 8 – Women’s soccer...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Hailey Smith, Morgan Hart and Brittany Sims (left to right)
    Softball celebrates senior day with series win

    By Sam Draut– The University of Louisville softball team celebrated the careers of three seniors – Brittany Sims, Hailey Smith and Morgan Hart – before the third and final game of the last home series of season....

    • Posted April 24, 2016
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  • WAM_4386
    Rising sophomores to watch in 2016-17

    By Sam Draut– The transition from high school to college can be difficult, but U of L athletics had plenty of freshmen that showed promised in their first year of collegiate athletics. Highly touted first-year student-athletes like...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • WAM_1954
    Lamar Jackson dazzles in Spring Game

    By Sam Draut– The University of Louisville football team ended its spring sessions of practices with the annual Spring Game in front of 16,221 fans at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. After impressive performances to end the 2015...

    • Posted April 16, 2016
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