All posts tagged "Sam Draut"

  • 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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    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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    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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    U of L announces new contract for Bobby Petrino

    By Sam Draut– In February, University of Louisville athletic director Tom Jurich received approval from the Athletic Association to begin negotiations to re-work a new contract for football coach Bobby Petrino. The school announced today that Petrino will...

    • Posted April 14, 2016
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    Baseball defeats Kentucky 9-6

    By Sam Draut– The University of Louisville baseball team defeated ninth-ranked Kentucky 9-6 in Lexington on Wednesday night. Week day warrior: Coach Dan McDonnell set his weekend rotation before the season started and has stuck to it,...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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    Softball takes series from Virginia Tech

    By Sam Draut– After losing the first game of Sunday’s doubleheader to Virginia Tech 4-0, the University of Louisville softball team won 2-1 and took the three-game series. With the series win, Louisville (26-9 overall, 11-4 in...

    • Posted April 10, 2016
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    Sidney Melton sets the table for the Cardinal lineup

    By Sam Draut– With sole possession of second place in the ACC on the line, the University of Louisville softball team started the bottom half of the first inning against Virginia Tech looking to score first after...

    • Posted April 9, 2016
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