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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Kentucky tight end Justin Rigg (83) is tackled by a group of Tennessee defenders after catching a pass during the UK vs. Tennessee football game on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. Tennessee won 45-42. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

What went wrong in Kentucky’s losses

Barkley Truax December 2, 2021

For the fifth time since 1949 and the second time in four seasons, Kentucky football has won at least nine games in a single season. What that also means is Kentucky dropped three games over the course...

Kentucky senior Abbey Cheek gets a hit during the game against Virginia Tech in the NCAA tournament Regionals on Saturday, May 18, 2019, at John Cropp Stadium in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Cheek and Martens break out of hitting slump in Regional Final win

Mohammad Ahmad May 19, 2019

If you look at Abbey Cheek’s and Alex Martens’ overall statistics, they might impress you.But that may not have been the case entering Sunday’s NCAA Lexington Regional Final.Cheek and Martens each...

Color Chaos is a branch from Breakout Games, a popular gaming experience in Lexington.

Breakout Games introduces new, colorful concept

Julia Price March 5, 2019

Color Chaos is Lexington’s newest interactive entertainment experience that gathers participants together with friends and family for a game that will test a variety of their skills.Breakout Games is...

Kentucky Wildcats head coach Mark Stoops talks on his headset during the game against Mississippi State on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Stoops thinks there’s room to improve for No. 17 Kentucky

September 25, 2018

A third of the college football regular season has passed, and Kentucky is off to one of its best starts in recent memory.The Wildcats are one of 21 college football teams nationally to still be undefeated....

Kentucky Wildcats wide receiver Lynn Bowden Jr. (1) runs the ball during the game against Murray State on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky defeated Murray 48-10. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Bowden reaches career-high receptions

September 15, 2018

Kentucky’s 48-10 blowout over Murray State wasn’t just exciting for the bunch of young guys that got some crucial reps, but for the more experienced players, as well. One of them being sophomore wide...

Kentucky Wildcats running back Benny Snell Jr. (26) walks off after a play during the Governors Cup game against Louisville at Kroger Field on Saturday, November 25, 2017 in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Arden Barnes | Staff

Offense shows out at football spring practice

Braden Ramsey April 6, 2018

​With one week remaining until the Blue-White game, the Cats spent another day out on the field scrimmaging against one another. While today’s practice wasn’t open to the media, we got an idea of...

Video: ‘Don’t Tell Me Who Done It’ will aim to engage mystery aficionados

Christie Netherton February 23, 2018

Lexington playwright Ross Carter's production of "Don't Tell Me Who Done It" will premiere at the StageBox Theatre this weekend. The play is a murder mystery that takes place in a scenic hotel and is inspired...

Photo from the live production Dirty Dancing.

Have the time of your life at Lexington Opera House’s ‘Dirty Dancing’ shows

Sarah Hasley January 26, 2018

Have the time of your life at the Lexington Opera House this weekend. For the first time ever, "Dirty Dancing," the classic movie, is coming to the local theater as a live stage performance.This production...

Image provided by University of Kentucky Department of Theatre and Dance

THE WOLVES is taking over the Guignol Theatre this Thursday

Jason​ ​Schroeder November 28, 2017

The UK Department of Theatre and Dance continues the celebration of its 50th year of production with The WOLVES, a Pulitzer Prize Finalist play at the Guignol Theatre at the Singletary Center from Nov....

Photo provided by Isaac Hines-William 

Student-directed show brings light to real life problems women face

Noah Oldham November 9, 2017

Can a man tell a woman's story? That is one question behind theatre and art history junior Isaac Hines-William's production of "The Yellow Wallpaper.""The Yellow Wallpaper" is a famous short story written...

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