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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Kentucky Wildcats infielder Ryan Ritter (47) throws to first 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

Pitching falters as Cats fail to take series from Ole Miss in 10-1 loss

Samantha Money April 3, 2022

Kentucky fell to No. 9 Ole Miss 10-1 to conclude the series 2-1 in favor of the Rebels on Sunday at Kentucky Proud Park.Tyler Bosma started out pitching for the Cats, while Jack Washburn took the mound...

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,...

The starters for UK are introduced before the University of Kentucky vs. University of Georgia softball game on Monday, April 12, 2021, at John Cropp Stadium in Lexington, Kentucky. UK lost 5-2. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky falls to No. 3 Alabama 5-1 in historic night for Crimson Tide

Barkley Truax May 13, 2021

Alabama (43-7) defeated Kentucky (39-12) 5-1 Thursday night, advancing to the SEC Tournament semifinals behind Montana Fouts’ record tying 15 strikeouts.Fouts tied a record dating back to 2017 set by...

Junior outfielder Oraj Anu fist bumps sophomore outfielder Cam Hill during the game against Southeastern Missouri State on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Chase Phillips | Staff

Kentucky scores the most runs in six seasons against Appalachian State

Eric Decker February 22, 2020

Kentucky had one of their more explosive outings in recent memory Saturday afternoon at Kentucky Proud Park. The Wildcats (3-3) went off for 21 runs on 13 hits as they clinched the series with the sweep...

Kentucky junior Bailey Vick hits the ball during the game against Miami University (OH) on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at John Cropp Stadium in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky won 9-1. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Kentucky softball swept by Texas Tech in final regular season series

Mohammad Ahmad May 5, 2019

Looking to finish the regular season off with a bang, the No. 17 UK softball team (32-21) got swept by the No. 21 Texas Tech Red Raiders (38-13) in Lubbock in a two-game series on Saturday and Sunday with...

Sophomore Second-baseman Alex Martens is up for bat on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 in Lexington, Ky. Ky won 8-0. Photo by Edward Justice | Staff

Softball splits road series with powerhouse Alabama

Mohammad Ahmad April 27, 2019

The UK softball team entered this season with the strongest strength of schedule in the nation. That showed Friday night in Tuscaloosa as the No. 23 Cats (31-19 overall) took on the No. 3 Alabama Crimson...

Kentucky junior Alex Martens at bat during the game against Western Kentucky University on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, at John Cropp Stadium in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky lost 4-1. Photo by Bradley Koster | Staff

UK softball takes sixth loss in seven games, this time against Arkansas

Mohammad Ahmad March 31, 2019

The No. 18 UK softball team (22-13, 7-5 SEC) lost its road series against the Arkansas Razorbacks (25-11, 6-6) following a 3-2 loss Sunday afternoon.Katie Warrick got things going for the Razorbacks with...

Kentucky junior Zack Thompson pitches during the game against Canisius College on Friday, Mar. 1, 2019, at Kentucky Proud Park in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Wildcats set to host SEC rival Georgia

Madison Dennis March 28, 2019

The Kentucky Wildcats and the no. 4 ranked Georgia Bulldogs are set to face off this weekend in a three-game series starting Thursday night. The Cats are coming off a win against Morehead State and are...

Sophomore Second-baseman Alex Martens is up for bat on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 in Lexington, Ky. Ky won 8-0. Photo by Edward Justice | Staff

Softball opens SEC play with wins over South Carolina

Mohammad Ahmad March 9, 2019

Coming off of a Coach B Classic sweep, the no. 22 UK softball team has continued to handle business. The Cats opened SEC play with 5-0 and 11-2 wins over the no. 11 South Carolina Gamecocks in Columbia...

Kentucky junior Dalton Reed goes after a ground ball during the season home opener against EKU on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, at Kentucky Proud Park in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky defeated EKU 7-3. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Cats hit walk-off winner against Norse

Hailey Peters February 27, 2019

Following an opening night success in Lexington, the Kentucky Wildcats baseball team played against another in-state foe, the Northern Kentucky Norse, on Wednesday. The Norse had an upset on their mind...

Junior Justin Lewis throws a pitch during the game against Florida on Friday, April 20, 2018 in Lexington, Ky. Kentucky won 3-1. Photo by Chase Phillips | Staff

UK baseball drops third SEC series to unranked Volunteers

Charlee Schaefer May 6, 2018

With the 5-3 loss in the rubber match on Sunday, the No. 14 UK baseball team dropped its third conference series on the road.The loss marks the first time Tennessee has taken a series from Kentucky since...

Junior Justin Lewis high fives his teammates on his way back to the dugout during the game against Florida on Saturday, April 21, 2018 in Lexington, Ky. Kentucky won 3-1. Photo by Chase Phillips | Staff

UK baseball evades sweep in final match against No. 1 Florida

Charlee Schaefer April 21, 2018

In the final game of the three-game set on Saturday, the No. 6 UK Baseball team evaded a series sweep with a 3-2 win.4,461 fans showed out for the warm series finale, a beautiful day for baseball at Cliff...

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