Sun. Apr 21st, 2019

Sports

It’s a Madden world, only on the iPhone

It is 10 a.m. on a Friday morning, and the room holds no sound other than that of the professor, speaking of litigations and black letter law. Keeping focused becomes increasingly difficult, and my four hours of sleep isn’t helping. What to do? My phone vibrates – it’s a push notification. I try to ignore it as I stare at my notebook, fighting to find…

Cardinal volleyball upsets UK

In front of a Cardinal Arena record crowd of 1,270 fans, the Louisville Cardinals upset the 16th ranked Kentucky Wildcats in a grueling five-set match Wednesday night. The contest was the first meeting between the rivals in more than three years, and arguably the best match of the year so far for both squads. The Cards took the match 25-19, 23-25, 25-16, 22-25, 16-14, moving the Cardinals record to 7-3 for the season.

Column: What is a fan?

What is a fan? Well, Webster’s dictionary defines a fan as “an enthusiastic devotee, follower or admirer of a sport, pastime, celebrity, etc.” Every student at the University of Louisville should keep this in mind this weekend when our football team travels to…

Sophomore tennis class in search of an identity

While the University of Louisville men’s tennis team will face what head coach Rex Ecarma says is the toughest schedule in team history, the team is made of two separate groups.
One, the class of 2007, referred to as the Fab 4 by Ecarma, is comprised of Austen Childs, Simon Childs, Viktor Maksimcuk and Alejandro Calligari.

The player behind the numbers

In today’s era of football, charted statistics have become the lone points of reference for individual and team success. That makes it all the more comforting to know there are still players who yearn for the opportunity to stick their face mask in an opponent’s chest and leave them on their backside.