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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Kentucky Wildcats guard Rhyne Howard (10) passes the ball during the UK vs. South Carolina womens basketball on Thursday, Feb. 10, 2022, at Memorial Coliseum in Lexington, Kentucky. UK lost 59-50. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky womens basketball demands your attention

Cole Parke February 23, 2022

After dropping below .500 in early February, Kentucky womens basketball was written off by most as a broken team beyond repair. Checking in around two weeks later, that is far from the case.The Wildcats...

Sophomore pitcher Braxton Cottongame high fives a teammate after a scoreless inning during the game against Southeastern Missouri State on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Chase Phillips | Staff

Kentucky defeats Murray State on walk-off home run

Eric Decker March 4, 2020

Kentucky baseball outlasted in-state foe Murray State on Tuesday in an 9-8 battle thanks to a walk off home run from John Rhodes.The homer was the first of his collegiate career, and gets Kentucky back...

Kentucky graduate student forward Nate Sestina flexes in celebration during the game against Florida on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky won 65-59. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Kentucky looks to extend win streak in College Station

Barkley Truax February 24, 2020

Coming off a 65-59 victory over the Florida Gators this past Saturday, the Kentucky Wildcats head to College Station, Texas this Tuesday for a date with the Texas A&M Aggies. Led by Immanuel Quickley’s 26...

Kentucky sophomore Lauren Tharp and junior Gabby Curry celebrate during the game against South Carolina on Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, at Memorial Coliseum in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

UK volleyball defeats South Carolina, extends win streak

Chandler Wilcox October 4, 2019

Kentucky volleyball improved to 10-4 on the season and 3-0 in SEC play Friday evening as they swept South Carolina 3-0 (25-14, 25-19, 25-19). The victory extends the Cats’ winning streak to four consecutive...

Kentucky graduate student forward Reid Travis talks to the media at a press conference on Saturday, March 30, 2019, at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Kentucky will take on Auburn in the Elite Eight of the NCAA tournament on Sunday, March 31. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

UK set to face SEC rival Auburn in Elite 8

March 30, 2019

The Kentucky Wildcats have defeated Auburn twice already this year—will the third time be a charm when it counts the most in the teams’ Elite 8 matchup? The first time the two teams played was back...

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

UK softball falls to the Tigers

Madison Dennis March 23, 2019

The no. 13 ranked Kentucky Wildcat softball team went head to head  with the Missouri Tigers at John Cropp Stadium.  The Wildcats fell to the Tigers 10-8, ending their 12-game winning streak. UK head...

University of Kentucky Womens Tennis player Justina Mikulskyte competes against the Northern Kentucky University Norse on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Cats carry momentum into conference play, defeat Arkansas

Hunter Shelton March 1, 2019

The No. 25 ranked Kentucky Wildcats women’s team looked to extend their five-match win streak into conference play as they took on Arkansas inside the Hilary J. Boone Tennis Complex on Friday afternoon. Doubles...

Senior guard Maci Morris dribbles the ball into the paint. University of Kentucky womens basketball team lost to South Carolina 74-70 at Memorial Coliseum on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2018, in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb| Staff

UK women’s basketball defeats no. 13 ranked South Carolina on the road

Jake Maynard February 21, 2019

The Kentucky Wildcats enjoyed a 65-57 win over the No. 13 South Carolina Gamecocks in the teams’ second meeting of the year. In their first meet of the season, the Gamecocks stole a win in Memorial Coliseum...

Junior forward JJ Williams gets ready to fight for possession of the ball during the game against Lipscomb University at the Bell Soccer Complex on Saturday November 24, 2018 in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky defeater Lipscomb University 2-1. Photo by Olivia Beach | Staff

No. 3 Cats set to host no. 11 Terrapins in Elite Eight

Mohammad Ahmad November 30, 2018

A single win separates the UK men’s soccer team from a trip to college soccer’s biggest stage.The no. 3 seed Cats (19-1-1, 7-1 C-USA) will face off against the no. 11 seed University of Maryland Terrapins...

Freshman forward Jason Reyes celebrates scoring a goal during the senior night game against Old Dominion at the Bell Soccer Complex on Friday November 2, 2018 in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky defeated Old Dominion 3-0. Photo by Olivia Beach | Staff

Kentucky men’s soccer to play 49ers in C-USA championship

Mohammad Ahmad November 10, 2018

Sunday’s C-USA men’s soccer championship game will showcase the No. 1 seed Kentucky Wildcats (16-1-1, 7-1 C-USA) and the No. 3 seed UNC Charlotte 49ers (14-3-1, 6-2 C-USA). The teams are slated to...

Kentucky celebrates a goal during the senior night game against Old Dominion at the Bell Soccer Complex on Friday November 2, 2018 in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky defeated Old Dominion 3-0. Photo by Olivia Beach | Staff

UK men’s soccer advances to C-USA championship

Mohammad Ahmad November 9, 2018

The UK men’s soccer team is one win away from its first ever C-USA conference tournament championship title.UK got one step closer following a 2-1 semifinal win over the Marshall Thundering Herd at Transamerica...

Jason Reyes (9) celebrates with teammates J.J. Williams (7) and Bailey Rouse (18) after scoring his seventh goal of the season to give Kentucky a 2-0 lead early in the first half of Kentuckys game against Old Dominion at The Bell in Lexington, Ky. on Nov. 2, 2018. Photo by Olivia Beach

Cats claim C-USA men’s soccer regular season title at home

Mohammad Ahmad November 2, 2018

Fireworks and endless joy flooded The Bell Friday night.That was the scene as Kentucky fans and players celebrated the No. 3 ranked Kentucky Wildcats' claiming the C-USA men’s soccer regular season championship...

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