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Kentucky Kernel

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Kentucky Kernel

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 Wildcats forward Emilie Rhode (10) defends the ball during UK’s game against Bellarmine on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, at Wendell and Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 4-0. Photo by Jackson Dunavant | Staff

Kentucky falls 2-0 to Tennessee in final match of season

Scott Clarke October 29, 2021

Kentucky women’s soccer dropped their final match of the season on Thursday, falling 2-0 to No. 12 Tennessee in Knoxville.The loss meant the Wildcats finished SEC play with a record of 1-9-0. The Lady...

Kentucky Wildcats defender Sara Makoben-Blessing (19) prepares to kick the ball during UK’s game against Bellarmine on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, at Wendell and Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 4-0. Photo by Jackson Dunavant | Staff

Kentucky ends losing streak; defeats Missouri 2-0

Cole Parke October 24, 2021

Kentucky women’s soccer (7-9-2) took down Missouri (6-9) 2-0 in their home finale for their first SEC win of the season.Both teams finished the game tied in shots 14-14 and shots on target 5-5, but two...

Kentucky Wildcats defender Caroline Trout (18) chases the ball during UK’s game against Bellarmine on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, at Wendell and Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 4-0. Photo by Jackson Dunavant | Staff

Kentucky drop seventh straight match; fall 2-1 to Alabama

Scott Clarke October 22, 2021

Kentucky women’s soccer dropped their seventh consecutive match on Thursday, falling 2-1 to Alabama in overtime in Tuscaloosa.The loss keeps the Wildcats winless in SEC play, now 0-7.UK scored first...

Kentucky Wildcats forward Emily Hähnel (29) dribbles past defenders during UK’s game against Marshall on Sunday, Aug. 22, 2021, at Wendell and Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 3-0. Photo by Jack Weaver

Kentucky falls 1-0 to LSU; losing streak extends to six matches

Hunter Shelton October 14, 2021

Kentucky women’s soccer dropped their sixth consecutive match on Thursday, falling 1-0 to LSU at The Bell in Lexington. The loss keeps the ‘Cats winless in SEC play, dropping to 0-6. The win for LSU...

Kentuckys Jordyn Rhodes (30) reacts after missing a shot at goal in the second overtime period of the University of Kentucky vs. University of Dayton womens soccer game on Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021, at the Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK tied with Dayton 0-0. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky continues SEC losing streak; falls to Georgia 2-1

Cole Parke October 10, 2021

Kentucky (6-7-2) women’s soccer fell short 2-1 in Athens against the Georgia Bulldogs (10-3-1). The loss gives the Wildcats a losing record for the first time this season, extending their SEC losing...

Kentucky Wildcats defender Caroline Trout (18) chases the ball during UK’s game against Bellarmine on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, at Wendell and Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 4-0. Photo by Jackson Dunavant | Staff

Kentucky loses 4-1 to Vanderbilt, SEC struggles continue

Cole Parke October 8, 2021

Kentucky (6-6-2) came up short 4-1 at home against Vanderbilt (6-5-2) after a stoppage of play in the 78’ for lightning. The loss adds to the Wildcats’ conference losing streak as they fall to 0-5...

Kentucky Wildcats defender Sara Makoben-Blessing (19) prepares to kick the ball during UK’s game against Bellarmine on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, at Wendell and Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 4-0. Photo by Jackson Dunavant | Staff

‘Cats get shutout 1-0 at Mississippi State, fall to 0-4 in SEC

Cole Parke September 30, 2021

Kentucky (6-5-2) came up short on the road against Mississippi State (3-4-3) 1-0. The loss was Kentucky’s fifth of the year and dropped them to 0-4 in SEC play.While Kentucky outshot the Bulldogs 9-8–Mississippi...

Kentucky Wildcats forward Jordyn Rhodes (30) kicks the ball during UK’s game against Murray State on Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021, at Wendell and Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 3-2. Photo by Jackson Dunavant | Staff

Kentucky falls to South Carolina 2-1 at home, 0-3 in the SEC

Cole Parke September 26, 2021

The Wildcats (6-4-2) came up short after a late goal put South Carolina (8-2) up 2-1 at The Bell. The loss marks Kentucky’s second at home and third in the SEC this season as the ‘Cats still search...

Kentucky Wildcats defender Sara Makoben-Blessing (19) prepares to kick the ball during UK’s game against Bellarmine on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, at Wendell and Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 4-0. Photo by Jackson Dunavant | Staff

Kentucky suffers second SEC defeat; falls to Florida in overtime

Jaron Centers September 23, 2021

UK Women’s Soccer suffered their second straight loss in conference play.A hard-fought match came to a quick end in overtime, as the ‘Cats fell to the Florida Gators 1-0 in Gainesville.UF’s Julianne...

Kentucky Wildcats forward Hannah Richardson (8) tries to the steal the ball during UK’s game against Murray State on Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021, at Wendell and Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 3-2. Photo by Jackson Dunavant | Staff

Kentucky women’s soccer shuts out Bellarmine 4-0 at home

Cole Parke September 19, 2021

Kentucky women’s soccer (6-2-2) shut out Bellarmine (2-1-5)  4-0 at The Bell, concluding their non-conference schedule with a record of 6-1-2 as they prepare for SEC play going forward.Kentucky bested...

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