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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 Wildcats forward Eythor Bjorgolfsson (9) celebrates during the Kentucky vs. Georgia Southern mens soccer match on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022, at the Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 6-0. Photo by Jackson Dunavant | Staff

Three Kentucky mens soccer players named First-Team All-Americans

Devin Stone, Contributor December 12, 2022

Three members of the Kentucky mens soccer team were named First-Team All-Americans for the 2022 season.  Senior forward Eythor Bjorgolfsson, senior defender Luis Grassow and freshman goalkeeper Casper...

The Wildcats pose with their trophy after the No. 1 Kentucky vs. No. 7 James Madison soccer match in the championship round of the Sun Belt Tournament on Sunday, Nov. 13, 2022, at the Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 2-0. Photo by Isabel McSwain | Staff

Kentucky mens soccer claims Sun Belt Championship, earns No. 1 overall seed

Cole Parke, Sports Editor November 14, 2022

No. 1 Kentucky mens soccer (14-0-5) defeated James Madison 2-0 on Sunday, claiming the Sun Belt Conference championship in its first season with the conference.  The win saw the Wildcats win their...

Kentucky Wildcats midfielder Casper Grening (10) kicks the ball during the Kentucky vs. Seattle mens soccer match on Monday, Aug. 29, 2022, at the Wendell and Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 1-0. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Cats come from behind to salvage a 3-3 draw against West Virginia

Luke Fetzer, Reporter October 19, 2022

Kentucky mens soccer (8-0-4) was able to overcome a three-goal second half by West Virginia (4-6-3) to force a draw in the dying moments of the match on Saturday.  The Cats came out of the gate firing...

Kentuckys Luis Grassow (4) pushes the ball upfield 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

Late equalizer forces 1-1 draw to keep Cats’ unbeaten streak alive

Luke Fetzer, Staff Writer September 13, 2022

No. 5 Kentucky mens soccer (4-0-1) forced a draw against No. 20 Tulsa (3-0-1) on Sunday thanks to a goal by Luis Grassow in the 78’. The Cats conceded early in the first half after a powerful strike...

Kentuckys Enzo Mauriz (17) pushes the ball upfield 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 shuts out Old Dominion 2-0, remain undefeated in C-USA

Cole Parke October 16, 2021

Kentucky men’s soccer (8-0-3) defeated Old Dominion (2-7-1) 2-0 on the road to remain undefeated through 11 games for the first time in program history.Wildcat goalie Jan Hoffelner recorded his seventh...

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