Category Archives: Sports News

Forever Boss Wins Keeneland Feature

(Keeneland)–Stephen R. Baker, David A. Bernsen and Magdalena Racing’s Forever Boss took the lead down the stretch and pulled away to a 4¼-length victory from stablemate Il Malocchio to win the $81,000 Benson Purse for 3-year-old fillies Wednesday afternoon. (Click here for a replay of the race.) Trained by Kenny McPeek and ridden by Brian Hernandez Jr.,…MORE

Good For You!

Congratulations to: These Fayette County students chosen All State Award winners by the Kentucky Track and Cross Country Coaches Association: Morgan Remley and Will Cahill, Lafayette Philip Lamartinier, Tates Creek Susanne Estepp, Jackson Brooks and Noah Matthews, Mackenzie Stone, Adam Fidowicz, Beaumont Josh Arnett, Leestown Middle Buzz Christensen, Southern Middle Canaan Thomas and Sophia Anderson,…MORE

UK Announces Football Gameday Protocols

(LEX 18) — The University of Kentucky released its updated requirements tp help combat the spread of coronavirus for those planning to attend the Wildcats’ home opener against Ole Miss on Saturday. A strict mask policy will be enforced, which includes face coverings to be worn by fans at all times except when eating or…MORE

Bowden Wins Hornung Award

University of Kentucky’s Mister everything, Lynn Bowden, has won the Paul Hornung Award which goes each year to the most versatile player in college football. Bowden was a wide receiver, kick and return specialist before turning his attention to the quarterback position. Since then, he’s set a school record for career and single-season rushing yards…MORE

Good For You!

Congratulations to: The Henry Clay Boys’ Soccer Team, 2019 State Champions.  Jason Behler was named 2019 Coach of tye Year, Charlie Boone boys’ Defensive Player of the Year and Ethan Anderson, Goalkeeper of the year, by the Kentucky High School Soccer Coaches Association. These Boys Soccer East All-State First Team members: Sota Ippongi, Charlie Boone…MORE

McIlroy Wins PGA Tour Championship

Rory McIlroy wins PGA Tour Championship By Theresa Waldrop and Homero De la Fuente, CNN (CNN) — Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy won the 2019 PGA Tour Championship Sunday, becoming only the second person behind Tiger Woods to win the title twice. “Any time you can do something and Tiger’s the only other guy to do…MORE

Eric Cole (Photo by Clinton Riddle)  The Lexington Legends were unable to complete a late inning comeback as they fell 6-3 to the Augusta GreenJackets in the second game of the three-game series. The Legends now drop to third place in the Southern Division of the South Atlantic League, 1.5 games out of first place…MORE

Legends Win

Michael Gigliotti.  Photo by Clinton Riddle The Lexington Legends took a decisive game one victory over the Columbia Fireflies 14-3. The Legends hit eight doubles, two triples and one home run off the Fireflies. The 11 extra base hits are the most that Columbia has ever allowed in a single game. The Fireflies were first…MORE

Talk Veuve to Me Wins at Keeneland

(Keeneland)–Team Valor International, trainer Rodolphe Brisset and Stephen McKay’s Talk Veuve to Me made a successful return to the races Thursday by leading all the way to win the featured $85,000 Man o’ War Purse for fillies and mares by 2¼ lengths over Treble before a crowd of 9,388. (Click here for a video of the race.)…MORE

Legends Lose to Columbia

The Lexington Legends dropped the second game of the series to the Columbia Fireflies, 6-3 on Monday, June 24. The Fireflies now improve their record to 37-35 while the Legends drop to 37-36. Columbia plated their first run in the top of the first inning. Edgardo Fermin lined a leadoff double down the left field…MORE