All posts tagged "Sports"

  • Super Bowl Column: Ray Lewis’ talent trumps personal issues

    By Nick Zelano– When it comes to the NFL playoffs and especially the Super Bowl, no stage is bigger in sports. When it comes to media day on Super Bowl week, there is literally nothing that compares...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Know your Cardinals: Tennis player Sebastian Stiefelmeyer

    By Noah Allison– By the age of two he started playing tennis, by the age of four he was playing around Europe and competing in international tournaments; by the age of five, he had become the most...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Women’s basketball defeats Georgetown, 74-60

    By Sam Draut– The No. 12 University of Louisville women’s basketball team defeated Georgetown 74-60 on Saturday at the KFC Yum! Center.  The 19-4 Cardinals burst past the 13-9 Hoyas in the second half after leading by...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Sports Brief

    Swimming and Diving   The University of Louisville swimming and diving team fell to Indiana University on Friday, Feb. 1 in both the men’s and women’s divisions. The meet, held at the Ralph Wright Natatorium, marked the...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Record number of student athletes on Honor Roll

    By Randy Whetstone Jr.– The University of Louisville Athletic Department has grown enormously in the recent years. Each program has operated to excel in every aspect of its sport. The recognition towards these athletes has elevated substantially...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Professional women’s soccer league announces name and teams

    By Val Servino– Women’s soccer fans took a collective sigh of relief on Nov. 21, when U.S. Soccer President Sunil Gulati announced news of a new women’s league. The eight-team league, then nameless, was stated to begin...

    • Posted January 31, 2013
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  • UofL safeguards thriving football legacy by retaining Strong for another seven years

    By Sam Draut–   This Wednesday, the University of Louisville announced that a new contract had been established between the university and the football program’s head coach, Charlie Strong. This new contract maintains that Strong will remain...

    • Posted January 31, 2013
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  • Women’s tennis dominates doubleheader, 6-1 and 7-0

    By Nick Zelano– On Saturday afternoon of Jan. 26, the U of L women’s tennis team finished up the second match of their doubleheader against Miami of Ohio, winning 7-0. They swept all three of the doubles...

    • Posted January 31, 2013
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  • Famous rugby player hosts clinic for U of L club team

    By Xavier Bleuel– Earlier this month, the university hosted a well-known figure from the other side of the pond. For 17 years, Duncan Bell played professional rugby in England and Wales. In addition to his club teams,...

    • Posted January 31, 2013
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  • U of L swimming and diving benefits from Olympic experience

    By Randy J. Whetstone– Participating in the Olympics engenders a historic legacy. Athletes display their talents on the biggest stage of the competitive sports realm to represent their country in international play. These participants are commended by...

    • Posted January 30, 2013
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