Category Archives: UK Sports

UK Soccer – Mabika’s PK, Clean Sheet Give UK 1-0 Win at New Mexico

Kentucky moves to 2-0 in C-USA play

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Freshman Aimé Mabike fired home his first career goal, a penalty kick two seconds before halftime, and that proved to be enough for No. 13-ranked Kentucky men’s soccer team’s stout defense as the Wildcats won 1-0 at the vaunted New Mexico Soccer Complex on Saturday night. Continue reading UK Soccer – Mabika’s PK, Clean Sheet Give UK 1-0 Win at New Mexico

UK Volleyball – No. 12 Kentucky Downs Kennesaw State in Final Nonconference Action

Three players reach double figures in the kills’ column

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The 12th-ranked Kentucky volleyball team concluded nonconference action with a 3-1 (25-17, 24-26, 25-15, 25-19) win over visiting Kennesaw State. Three players reached double figures in the kills’ column as UK posted 64 kills on a .324 attacking clip in the victory. Continue reading UK Volleyball – No. 12 Kentucky Downs Kennesaw State in Final Nonconference Action

Kunc, Thomson Sweep of SEC Runners of the Week for Kentucky

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Thomson adds SEC Runner of the Week to his National honor from Monday – LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky swept the Southeastern Conference Runner of the Week honors on Tuesday as Jacob Thomson picked up the men’s honor and Katy Kunc earned the women’s recognition.

 Thomson was named National Athlete of the Week by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Monday. Continue reading Kunc, Thomson Sweep of SEC Runners of the Week for Kentucky

UK Soccer – Samarzich’s Brace Powers UK To Ian Carry’s First-Career Win

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Wildcats win home opener
LEXINGTON, Ky. – A return the Bell Soccer Complex’ friendly confines was just what the doctor ordered for the Kentucky women’s soccer team as the Wildcats won their 2017 home opener 3-1 against Eastern Kentucky on Thursday. Senior Tanya Samarzich produced her first brace of the season, scoring the first two goals of her 2017 campaign. Continue reading UK Soccer – Samarzich’s Brace Powers UK To Ian Carry’s First-Career Win

Three UK Women’s Golfers in LPGA Qualifying School This Week

Claire Carlin, Isabelle Johansson and Ale Walker will try to advance to stage two of Q-School
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. – Class is in session in more ways than one for a trio of Kentucky women’s golfers this week.
As the fall semester begins on UK’s campus, Claire Carlin, Isabelle Johansson and Ale Walker will be in Rancho Mirage, California, this week for stage one of LPGA Qualifying School. The trio of Wildcats are a part of a 362-player field competing to make the second stage of Q-School. Continue reading Three UK Women’s Golfers in LPGA Qualifying School This Week