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Kentucky Kernel

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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Kentucky players celebrate after scoring a goal during the UK vs. Louisville hockey game on Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022, at Lexington Ice Center in Lexington, Kentucky. UK lost 7-5. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Kentucky hockey loses 6-4 to Ohio State in first round of TSCHL playoffs

Cole Parke February 19, 2022

Kentucky hockey (6-0-4-1) fell short 6-4 against Ohio State (8-0-5-0) in the first round of the TSCHL playoffs in Cincinnati on Friday.Kentucky entered the bracket as the No. 3 seed from the south division,...

Kentucky players celebrate after scoring a goal during the UK vs. Louisville hockey game on Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022, at Lexington Ice Center in Lexington, Kentucky. UK lost 7-5. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Homework and hockey: Brett Quinn’s story

Hunter Shelton February 3, 2022

Brett Quinn is not a morning person.Unfortunately, he often finds himself awake before sunrise, usually with a pair of ice skates on his feet and a stick in hand.“We’re on the ice at 5:30 a.m.,”...

A Kentucky hockey player moves the puck up the rink during the game against EKU on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, at The Lexington Ice Center in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky won 6 to 3. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Kentucky hockey suffers first loss of season against DePaul

Kayla Woodson September 20, 2021

Kentucky hockey lost their first game of the season on Saturday, relinquishing a three-goal lead to the DePaul Blue Demons.DePaul overwhelmed the Cats in the third period of the back-half of a two-game...

Kentucky and EKU hockey players chase after the puck during the game against EKU on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, at The Lexington Ice Center in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky won 6 to 3. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

‘A rowdy, exciting time.’ Hockey returns to Lexington following pandemic, fire

Hunter Shelton September 9, 2021

A fan-favorite Kentucky club sport makes its return this weekend. Kentucky hockey will welcome Tennessee to the Lexington Ice Center on Friday for the first of two games to kick off the 2021-2022 campaign. Returning...

Coach Tim Pergram celebrates in the locker room after they defeated South Carolina in the SEC tournament, the first ever in program history.

‘Fraternity of brothers’: Inside UK hockey’s culture change

The box fan exploded before the stunned locker room, sending a shower of whirling plastic bits to the far end of the room.“I don’t ever want to see that thing in here again,” said UK Hockey Coach...

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PHOTOS: UK Hockey

February 12, 2018

Abbi Woodcock screams at EKU fans after a Kentucky goal during the game against EKU on Saturday, January 20, 2018 in Lexington, Kentucky. The Cats were defeated 6-5. Photo by Rick Childress | Staff

Turf war: Rival hockey fans out-yell each other for home-ice advantage

Rick Childress January 20, 2018

Left of center ice, the crowd was a sea of blue. To the right it was all maroon.“U-K sucks, U-K sucks, U-K sucks,” the maroon EKU crowd chanted in unison after EKU scored its first goal of Friday night’s...

UK Cool Cats froze out MTSU on opening night

Benjamine Branscum September 16, 2017

The UK Men’s Ice Hockey team, also known as the Cool Cats, took on the Middle Tennessee State University Blue Raiders on Friday night. UK had an 8-1 victory.The true star of the night was chemistry freshman...

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