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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Kentucky earns much-needed win over Dayton in Lexington

Julia Keener May 1, 2022

The Kentucky Wildcats (23-18) crushed the Dayton Flyers (28-12) on Tuesday, April 26 with ease, winning 12-1.After losing a tough series against Vanderbilt the weekend prior, beating the Flyers was just...

Kentucky Wildcat Mason Hazelwood (50) pitches during the University of Kentucky vs. Georgia State baseball game on Saturday, March 13, 2021, at Kentucky Proud Park in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 6-1. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

What does UK’s 15-6 win over Missouri mean for the team going forward?

Cole Parke April 15, 2022

Kentucky (21-13) defeated Missouri (19-12) 15-6 in game one of its three-game series in Columbia, Missouri on Thursday.With a win of that degree in conference play, UK’s biggest of the year, disbarring...

Kentucky Wildcats infielder Jake Plastiak (26) prepares to take a pitch during the UK vs. Morehead State baseball game on Tuesday, March 22, 2022, at Kentucky Proud Park in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 7-5. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky earns 2,000th win in program history in 9-2 stomping of Ole Miss

Scott Clarke April 2, 2022

Kentucky defeated No. 10 Ole Miss 9-2 on Saturday at Kentucky Proud Park, evening up the series at one a piece, earning win No. 2000 in program history for the Cats.Darren Williams started for the Wildcats,...

Kentucky Wildcats infielder Chase Estep (12) runs to first base during the UK vs. Bellarmine baseball game on Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2022, at Kentucky Proud Park in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 3-2. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky battles in the SEC; takes series against No. 14 Georgia

Julia Keener March 27, 2022

Kentucky (17-8, 2-4 SEC) defeated No. 14 Georgia (18-6, 3-3 SEC) 18-5 on Sunday afternoon at Kentucky Proud Park, winning its first SEC series of the season.Tyler Bosma took the mound as the starting pitcher...

Kentucky Wildcats infielder Chase Estep (12) throws the ball to first base during the UK vs. Bellarmine baseball game on Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2022, at Kentucky Proud Park in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 3-2. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky sweeps doubleheader against High Point

Ian Alvano March 12, 2022

Kentucky found its form again after beating High Point in both games of a doubleheader at Kentucky Proud Park on Friday, March 11.  The Wildcats were able to bounce back after their mid-week defeat to...

Kentucky Wildcat Austin Strickland (49) pitches during the UK vs. Louisville baseball game on Tuesday, April 20, 2021, at Kentucky Proud Park in Lexington, Kentucky. UK lost 12-5. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Starting pitching falters; Kentucky loses 9-8 against Ohio

Cole Parke March 9, 2022

Kentucky (11-3) came up just short 9-8 against Ohio (5-5), suffering its third loss of the season, one inning after erasing a seven-run deficit.In stark contrast to Seth Logue’s seven inning starting...

Kentucky Wildcats pitcher Seth Logue (25) throws the ball during the UK vs. Bellarmine baseball game on Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2022, at Kentucky Proud Park in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 3-2. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky conquers Murray State 9-1 behind strong starting pitching

Cole Parke March 8, 2022

Kentucky (11-2) defeated Murray State (8-4) 9-1 on Monday, with the path to victory being paved by its starting pitching.The Wildcats started sophomore Seth Logue, who entered the game 1-1 after having...

Kentucky Wildcats infielder Daniel Harris IV (1) drops a fly ball during the UK vs. Bellarmine baseball game on Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2022, at Kentucky Proud Park in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 3-2. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky baseball defeats Western Michigan 16-5, sweeping home series

Cole Parke February 28, 2022

Kentucky baseball (7-0) defeated Western Michigan (1-5) 16-5 on Sunday, sweeping its first home series of the season.With the win, UK remained undefeated on the year, sweeping both its first home and road...

Kentucky Wildcat Chase Estep (12) celebrates hitting a triple during the University of Kentucky vs. Bellarmine baseball game on Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at Kentucky Proud Park in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 4-3. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky baseball blows out Jacksonville State 15-1 for series sweep

Cole Parke February 20, 2022

Kentucky baseball (3-0) defeated Jacksonville State (0-3) 15-1 on Sunday, earning its first series sweep of the season.Graduate student Tyler Bosma was credited with the win on the mound for the Wildcats,...

Kentucky Wildcat Ryan Ritter (47) throws the ball to first during the University of Kentucky vs. Georgia State baseball game on Saturday, March 13, 2021, at Kentucky Proud Park in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 6-1. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky baseball defeats Jacksonville State 10-8 in season opener

Scott Clarke February 18, 2022

The sixth year of the Nick Mingione era of Kentucky baseball started on the right foot as UK defeated Jacksonville State 10-8 in Jacksonville, Alabama on Friday. Cole Stupp took the bump for the Wildcats,...

Kentucky Wildcat Chase Estep (12) throws a baseball during warmups before the UK vs. Western Kentucky University baseball game on Tuesday, March 9, 2021, at Kentucky Proud Park in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 6-5. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky claims series win over Georgia State 6-1; aims for sweep on Sunday

Eric Decker March 13, 2021

Kentucky native Chase Estep was essential in securing today’s weekend series clinching 6-1 win over the panthers on Saturday. The Corbin High School product has been garnering praise from people around...

Chase Estep and TJ Collett. UK beat Tennessee Tech 13-3. Photo By Barry Westerman | UK Athletics

Kentucky baseball puts away Tennessee Tech in seven

Eric Decker February 25, 2020

Sometimes you don’t need nine.The Kentucky baseball team (5-3) stayed hot winning its fifth consecutive game with a 13-3 victory in seven innings over Tennessee Tech, but did get hit with another blow...

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