All posts tagged "Sam Draut"

  • Zack Burdi throws in the eighth inning.
    Seven Cards selected in MLB Draft

    By Sam Draut– The University of Louisville baseball team plays this weekend for a chance to make its third trip to the College World Series in four years, and this time, as the only school to have three...

    • Posted June 9, 2016
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  • Nick Solak started at second base.
    Baseball advances to NCAA Super Regional

    By Sam Draut– For the fourth consecutive year, the University of Louisville baseball team is headed to an NCAA Super Regional. The second-ranked Cardinals defeated Wright State 3-1 on Sunday at Jim Patterson Stadium to win the Louisville...

    • Posted June 5, 2016
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  • Corey Ray at bat, potentially one of his last regular regular season plate appearances.
    Baseball win away from Super Regional

    By Sam Draut– The vaunted Louisville lineup scored ten runs in the first three innings of game four in the NCAA Louisville Regional as the second-ranked Cardinals defeated Ohio State 15-3. Brendan McKay pitched 5 and 2/3 innings, allowing three hits...

    • Posted June 4, 2016
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  • Confederate statue UofL
    Petition calls for Ali Statue to replace Confederate Monument

    By Sam Draut– A petition on Change.org proposed a statue of Muhammad Ali, who died yesterday, to replace the controversial Confederate monument on Third Street near the University of Louisville campus. The petition will be delivered to Louisville...

    • Posted June 4, 2016
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  • 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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  • President James Ramsey & Confederate Statue
    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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