Waltz representing UK in gymnastics NCAA nationals

Freshman Sydney Waltz competes during her beam routine on Friday, March 6, 2015 in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Hunter Mitchell | Staff

By: Jordan Ondrof sports@kykernel.com UK freshman gymnast Sydney Waltz qualified for the NCAA Gymnastics National Championships and will represent the Cats at the competition in Fort Worth, Texas, on Friday. Waltz is the first UK gymnast to qualify for the NCAA National Championships since Aronda Primault in 2002, and is just the 12th gymnast in […]

Stoops impressed with development

Quarterback Patrick Towles of the Kentucky Wildcats runs during the second half of the game against the Louisville Cardinals at Papa Johns Cardinals Stadium on Saturday, November 29, 2014 in Louisville, Ky. Louisville defeated Kentucky 44-40. Photo by Michael Reaves | Staff

By Joshua Huff jhuff@kykernel.com Spring practice has come and gone for UK football and if all signs point true, next season should be the year that the Cats hurdle the elusive bowl eligible sixth game. “I feel very good about this team,” head coach Mark Stoops said on Wednesday. “Again, we know where we’re deficient […]

Offense impresses at UK Spring Scrimmage

Quarterback Patrick Towles (14) gets ready to throw the ball during the scrimmage on Saturday, April 11, 2015 in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Hunter Mitchell | Staff

By Joshua Huff jhuff@kykernel.com Though it felt like a fall day, the unfinished Commonwealth Stadium reminded those on Saturday at UK’s spring practice that fall was more than a season away. The performance of the team, however, dispelled any thought that it was still April. Despite numerous injuries on offense, big plays highlighted the scrimmage […]

Arkansas nabs another from UK

Sophomore outfielder Ka’ai Tom fields a hit during the game between the University of Kentucky baseball team vs. University of Missouri in Lexington , Ky.,on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Photo by Michael Reaves | Staff

Arkansas starting pitcher Keaton McKinney pitched eight scoreless innings on Sunday in a complete game, 7-3 win against UK. McKinney held the Cats to just five hits, striking out five and allowing only three runs to earn his second win of the season. Arkansas scored one run in the bottom of the first and three […]