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Kentucky Wildcats opposite Reagan Rutherford (10) and middle blocker Elise Goetzinger (11) attempt to block a hit during the Kentucky vs. Marquette volleyball match on Friday, Aug. 26, 2022, at Memorial Coliseum in Lexington, Kentucky. Marquette won 3-2. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

No. 11 Kentucky’s comeback falls short in five-set season opener

Ian Alvano, Reporter August 27, 2022

Kentucky volleyball’s season opener ended in a loss for the No. 11 Wildcats in five sets against Marquette on Friday. The Golden Eagles’ 3-2 victory tied the all-time overall series at 3-3.  Kentucky...

Kentucky Wildcats guard Kellan Grady (31) looks for an open pass during the UK vs. Tennessee SEC Tournament semifinal mens basketball game on Saturday, March 12, 2022, at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Four takeaways from Kentucky’s 69-62 loss to Tennessee in SEC Tournament Semifinals

Hunter Shelton March 12, 2022

TAMPA, Fla.—Kentucky fell 69-62 to Tennessee in the semifinals of the SEC Tournament on Saturday afternoon inside Amalie Arena. Kentucky trailed for the entirety of the second half, despite cutting...

Kentucky Wildcats guard Sahvir Wheeler (2) drives to the basket during the UK vs. Tennessee SEC Tournament semifinal mens basketball game on Saturday, March 12, 2022, at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Live Updates: Kentucky vs. Tennessee in SEC Tournament Semifinals

Jack Weaver March 12, 2022

No. 3 seed Kentucky will take on No. 2 seed Tennessee in the SEC Tournament Semifinals at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida at approximately 3:30 p.m. EST.The winner will advance to the SEC Tournament finals...

Chris Girard, Emily Girard and Kim Girard during Emily’s 2019 high school graduation

Unprecedented times

Emily Girard December 31, 2020

Author’s Note: In March, when the COVID-19 pandemic was nearing its peak, I wrote an opinion piece reflecting on the pandemic in relation to my father’s battle with leukemia. Unfortunately, on August...

Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Terry Wilson (3) trying to break a tackle. University of Kentucky football lost to No. 6 Georgia 34-17 at Kroger Field on Saturday, November 3, in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Can UK fix its offensive struggles in time to pull off an upset over UGA?

Barkley Truax October 26, 2020

Coming off a tough loss last Saturday against Missouri, Kentucky football will next take on the no. 4-ranked Georgia Bulldogs in Kroger Field. will try to bounce back from a tough loss this Saturday against...

Kentucky sophomore guard Ashton Hagans, sophomore forward EJ Montgomery and sophomore guard Immanuel Quickley rush over to help junior forward Nick Richards to his feet during the game against Tennessee on Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. Tennessee won 81-73. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Kentucky second-half breakdown results in loss to the Volunteers

March 4, 2020

A 17-point lead just wasn’t enough for a Cats win. After a second half in which Kentucky (24-6, 14-3 SEC) looked like deer in headlights, the Tennessee Volunteers walked out of Rupp Arena with an 81-73...

Kentucky sophomore midfielder Marcel Meinzer makes a pass during the UK vs Southern Illinois University Edwardsville men’s soccer game on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at the Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK lost 3-2. Photo by Victoria Rogers | Staff

UK men’s soccer falls 2-1 to FIU from 89th minute goal

Michael Wellnitz October 13, 2019

The University of Kentucky men’s soccer team (6-2-3, 1-1-1 Conference USA) hosted FIU (9-0-3, 3-0-0 C-USA) on Sunday night in a C-USA conference matchup. The Wildcats looked to get a victory coming back...

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