All posts tagged "Sports"

  • Funke’s speed and power paint bright future for softball

    By Matt Bradshaw — This season, softball features a potent mix of experience and young talent with an underclass-heavy team. Celene Funke stands out as one of Louisville’s most distinguished sophomores, pointing to a bright future ahead for...

    • Posted April 6, 2018
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  • Softball takes series opener against Virginia

    By Matt Bradshaw — In the first of a three-game series, U of L softball defeated Virginia 14-7. The Cardinals (25-12, 5-5) used an 11-run third inning to clinch the victory and move to .500 in ACC play....

    • Posted April 6, 2018
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  • Wildcats send baseball home with 8-5 defeat

    By Matt Bradshaw — In their seventh straight matchup against a ranked opponent, No. 11 baseball (19-9) was defeated 8-5 by No. 9 Kentucky (20-9). This is the Cardinals’ ninth loss out of 14 games after starting the...

    • Posted April 3, 2018
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  • Recapping Louisville’s weekend on the diamond

    By Matt Bradshaw — This past weekend, baseball (19-8) and softball (24-11) each took part in three-game series against conference foes. No. 10 baseball traveled for a matchup with No. 5 Florida State, while softball remained at home for...

    • Posted April 1, 2018
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  • Hensley and Funke steal show as softball takes series against NC State

    By Brad McGuffin — After splitting the double header on Friday, softball (24-11) defeated NC State (20-15) 7-0. The Cardinals’ 15 hits drove them past the Wolfpack to take the series. Getting the start for Louisville was...

    • Posted March 31, 2018
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  • The three biggest factors in Louisville’s Final Four defeat

    By Matt Bradshaw — Mississippi State has been the bane of Louisville’s top sports teams this past year. The Bulldogs defeated football in the Taxslayer bowl, men’s basketball in the NIT quarterfinals and now women’s basketball in...

    • Posted March 31, 2018
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  • Men’s swimming secures ninth-place at NCAA Championships

    By Matt Bradshaw — After women’s swimming and diving broke records with fifth place showing in their finals, the men’s team secured a ninth-place finish at the 2018 NCAA Men’s Championships. The Cardinals tied their all-time best team...

    • Posted March 25, 2018
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  • Fans react to new payment policy for baseball tickets

    By Conner Farrell — Louisville has been one of the marquee names atop of the college baseball scene for more than decade. Under the guidance of Coach Dan McDonnell, the Cards have reached the College World Series...

    • Posted March 25, 2018
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  • Question-filled offseason looms over men’s basketball

    By Matt Bradshaw — It is officially the offseason for men’s basketball after their defeat in the NIT quarterfinals. The 2017-18 season was solid with 20 plus wins, but the Cardinals were perhaps not as successful as expected. With...

    • Posted March 21, 2018
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  • Men’s basketball rolls past MTSU, moves forward to NIT quarterfinals

    By Matt Bradshaw — No. 2 seed men’s basketball (22-13) rolled past No. 3 Middle Tennessee (25-8) in the second round of the NIT. The Cardinals shot 52 percent from beyond the arc in their 84-68 victory under...

    • Posted March 18, 2018
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