Category Archives: UK Sports

College Volleyball – NCAA – TWO ROUNDS DOWN IN LEX-TOWN

UK advances with huge win. – Photo by Mont Dawson – BSN

December 1, 2018 – Lexington, Kentucky – BEN WHITE – Bluegrass Sports Nation Volleyball Contributor 

            NCAA Division 1 volleyball tournament came to Lexington this weekend for the first two rounds before heading into regionals! Due to the CATS marvelous undefeated run in their SEC conference this season, and their 23 game winning streak, they earned the right to host the fist two rounds in Lexing-town! Wow! What a weekend to be a CATS volleyball fan! Continue reading College Volleyball – NCAA – TWO ROUNDS DOWN IN LEX-TOWN

COLLEGE SOCCER NCAA TOURNAMENT – KENTUCKY MEN’S SOCCER’S HISTORIC SEASON ENDS IN ELITE EIGHT

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LEXINGTON, KY. – The No. 3 Kentucky men’s soccer team’s program-record season ended in the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament as the Wildcats fell 1-0 to No. 11-seed Maryland on Friday in front of 3,228 fans at The Bell. Continue reading COLLEGE SOCCER NCAA TOURNAMENT – KENTUCKY MEN’S SOCCER’S HISTORIC SEASON ENDS IN ELITE EIGHT

UK Sports – UK Athletics to Induct Hall of Fame Class of 2018

Russ Cochran, Anthony Davis, Victoria Dunlap, Dennis Emery, Eric Quigley, Jacob Tamme to be Inducted This Weekend

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2018 will be inducted during Hall of Fame Weekend in conjunction with Saturday’s football game vs. Mississippi State. Continue reading UK Sports – UK Athletics to Induct Hall of Fame Class of 2018

Kentucky Volleyball Ranked No. 5 in AVCA Preseason Poll

UK will host an open scrimmage on Sunday at 7 p.m.

LEXINGTON, Ky. – For a program-record seventh-consecutive year the Kentucky volleyball team will begin the season ranked in the American Volleyball Coaches Association’s preseason top 25. With the ranking of No. 5, UK ties its highest mark in program history and its highest preseason ranking ever. UK has never appeared in the preseason top 10 before. Continue reading Kentucky Volleyball Ranked No. 5 in AVCA Preseason Poll

Kentucky Tabbed SEC Favorite, Three Named Preseason All-SEC

Leah Edmond, Madison Lilley and Avery Skinner were named Preseason All-SEC

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – After a season that saw the Kentucky volleyball team win a share of the Southeastern Conference title, the league’s coaches tabbed UK as the 2018 SEC preseason favorite. Junior Leah Edmond and sophomores Madison Lilley and Avery Skinner were picked to the preseason All-SEC team. Continue reading Kentucky Tabbed SEC Favorite, Three Named Preseason All-SEC

UK Men’s Team Posts Best NCAATF Total in Eight Years

Women’s team eighth going into Saturday

Live Results | Results So Far | Saturday Heat Sheets | Meet Central

Day One: Report | Photos | Highlights

Day Two: Report | Photos | Highlights: Gruver | Duckworth | Track

Meet Preview | Pre-Meet Notes

EUGENE, Ore. – The Kentucky men’s track and field team finished in a two-way tie for 16th place with 16 points at the 2018 NCAA Outdoor Championships on Friday at Hayward Field.   Continue reading UK Men’s Team Posts Best NCAATF Total in Eight Years