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Kentucky Kernel

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Kentucky Kernel

The Wendell and Vickie Bell Soccer Complex was filled with fans to watch both the mens and womens soccer teams win their matches at the Wendell and Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Ky., on Sunday, August 31, 2014. Photo by Jonathan Krueger

Kentucky mens soccer to join Sun Belt Conference for 2022 season

Cole Parke April 6, 2022

Kentucky mens soccer is headed to the Sun Belt Conference for the 2022 fall season, ending a 16-year stint with Conference USA.The announcement came on Wednesday morning, when the Sun Belt Conference went...

Kentuckys Eythor Bjorgolfsson (9) celebrates his goal during the Kentucky vs. Wright State mens soccer game on Monday, Aug. 30, 2021, at the Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 3-0. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky soccer shows promise in spring match win over Bellarmine

Cole Parke March 26, 2022

Kentucky soccer picked up right where it left off, after what was considered by many to be its best season in program history, shutting out Bellarmine 2-0 to begin its spring schedule.Despite there being...

Kentucky’s bench reacts to a Kareem Watkins basket during the UK vs. Central Michigan men’s basketball game on Monday, Nov. 29, 2021, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 85-57. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Fall 2021 sports in review

Hunter Shelton December 2, 2021

Long gone are the days of Kentucky Athletics being ruled solely on the hardwood.While the legendary basketball program remains in the upper echelon of collegiate athletics, Lexington has witnessed the...

Kentucky huddles up before the University of Kentucky vs. Notre Dame mens soccer game on Friday, Sept. 3, 2021, at the Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 1-0. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky falls 2-1 at Clemson, ending season in Sweet 16

Cole Parke November 29, 2021

No. 9 Kentucky men’s soccer fell short on the road against No. 8 Clemson, falling 2-1 and ending their season in the Sweet 16.The Wildcats were able to find the net late in the second half but allowed...

Kentucky Wildcats midfielder Marcel Meinzer (8) celebrates scoring a goal during the UK vs. Santa Clara men’s soccer game in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021, at the Wendell and Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 2-0. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

No. 9 Kentucky power past Santa Clara 2-0; advance to NCAA Tournament Round of 16

Cole Parke November 22, 2021

No. 9 Kentucky men’s soccer powered past Santa Clara 2-0 at The Bell in the second round of the NCAA Men’s Soccer Championship. The win marks the 12th shutout of the season for Kentucky goalie Jan...

Kentucky mens soccer coach Johan Cedergren watches on during the Kentucky mens soccer match against Louisville at the Wendell and Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Ky., on Tuesday, September 23, 2014. Photo by Jonathan Krueger

Johan Cedergren confident in Kentucky ahead of NCAA Tournament

Cole Parke November 18, 2021

Kentucky men’s soccer prepares for their second round NCAA Tournament matchup this week after securing a first round bye as the No. 9 seed in the bracket. The Wildcats will face the winner of Santa Clara...

Kentucky celebrates forward Ben Damges (27) goal during the University of Kentucky vs. Duquesne mens soccer game on Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021, at the Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 3-1. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Wildcats win conference title; secure first round BYE in NCAA Tournament

Cole Parke November 18, 2021

Kentucky men’s soccer defeated Florida Atlantic 2-1 in overtime to win the team’s Conference USA championship on Sunday. The win earned the Wildcats an auto bid to the NCAA Tournament and contributed...

The whole team surrounds Kentucky Wildcats midfielder Bailey Rouse (18) after his goal during the University of Kentucky vs. Florida Atlantic men’s soccer game on Friday, Nov. 5, 2021, at Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 3-0. Photo by Amanda Braman | Staff

Kentucky defeats FAU 2-1; claims second C-USA championship in program history

Cole Parke November 14, 2021

Kentucky men’s soccer defeated FAU 2-1 in overtime to clinch their second Conference-USA championship in program history. The win earns the Cats an automatic bid into the NCAA Tournament.The Wildcats...

The whole team celebrates Kentucky Wildcats midfielder Bailey Rouse (18) after his goal during the University of Kentucky vs. Florida Atlantic men’s soccer game on Friday, Nov. 5, 2021, at Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 3-0. Photo by Amanda Braman | Staff

Kentucky men’s soccer stun top-seeded FIU 3-0 to advance to C-USA Championship match

Cole Parke November 13, 2021

Kentucky men’s soccer defeated the top-seeded FIU Panthers in the semi-finals of the Conference-USA tournament, winning 3-0 in regulation. The win marked the first time this season the Wildcats recorded...

Kentucky celebrates forward Ben Damges (27) goal during the University of Kentucky vs. Duquesne mens soccer game on Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021, at the Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 3-1. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Men’s soccer ends regular season with big win; prepares for conference tournament

Cole Parke November 12, 2021

Kentucky men’s soccer concluded their regular season on Friday with a 3-0 win over FAU at The Bell. With the win, the Cats finish their regular season with a record of 11-1-4, one of their best in history. En...

Kentucky Wildcats forward Marcel Meinzer (8) shoots the ball during the University of Kentucky vs. Florida Atlantic men’s soccer match on Friday, Nov. 5, 2021, at Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 3-0. Photo by Amanda Braman | Staff

Wildcats best Coastal Carolina 3-1 in first round of C-USA Tournament

Cole Parke November 11, 2021

Kentucky men’s soccer defeated Coastal Carolina 3-1 in the first round of the Conference-USA tournament. The win also served as a revenge match for Kentucky, having reached a 0-0 draw with the Chanticleers...

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