Category Archives: UK Sports

UK Track & Field – UKTF Volunteer Assistant Kori Carter Wins World 400m Hurdles Gold

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Stanford alum now training at UK claims world title

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LONDON – American Kori Carter – who serves as a volunteer assistant coach on the Kentucky track and field staff and trains under UK head coach Edrick Floréal’s tutelage having competed collegiately for Stanford – won gold in the 400-meter hurdles at the IAAF World Championships on Thursday. Continue reading UK Track & Field – UKTF Volunteer Assistant Kori Carter Wins World 400m Hurdles Gold

UK Tennis – Tom Jomby, Eric Quigley Break Through to Finals at Kentucky Bank

UK-logoFormer All-Americans to play for title on Saturday night
LEXINGTON, Ky. – Former University of Kentucky men’s tennis All-Americans Tom Jomby (FRA) and Eric Quigley (USA) defeated Marcos Giron (USA) and Jose Statham (AUS) 6-3, 1-6, 10-6 on Friday night in the doubles semifinals of the Kentucky Bank Tennis Championships to move into the tournament’s championship match on Saturday. Continue reading UK Tennis – Tom Jomby, Eric Quigley Break Through to Finals at Kentucky Bank

UK Tennis – Quigley, Jomby, Witten Join MBB Greats at “Big Blue Night”

UK-logoCameron Mills, Kyle Macy, Rex Chapman all part of doubles exhibition match
LEXINGTON, Ky. – Former University of Kentucky All-Americans Tom Jomby, Eric Quigley and Jesse Witten will all be in action on Monday night at the 2017 Kentucky Bank Tennis Championships as part of Big Blue Night Presented by NetGain Technologies. Continue reading UK Tennis – Quigley, Jomby, Witten Join MBB Greats at “Big Blue Night”

UK Golf – Euler Forces Playoff in German International Amateur Championship

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Junior UK golfer combines for a 12-under tournament
HAMBURG, Germany – Junior Lukas Euler became the third Kentucky men’s golfer in the last month to finish atop of the leaderboard in an amateur event this summer. Euler boasted a 12-under score at the German International Amateur Championship at the Hamburger Golf-Club Falkenstein course, which wrapped up on Sunday. Continue reading UK Golf – Euler Forces Playoff in German International Amateur Championship

UK Golf – Musselman Captures Kentucky Open Crown

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UK senior wins by one stroke with final-round 67
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A birdie on the opening hole was a sign of good things to come for senior men’s golfer Cooper Musselman. The Louisville, Kentucky, native fired a four-under par, 67, to earn the individual crown at the three-round Kentucky Open at the par-71 Hurstbourne Country Club in Louisville. Continue reading UK Golf – Musselman Captures Kentucky Open Crown

UK Athletics Announces Hall of Fame Class of 2017

UK 2017 HOFSherry Hoover Bordner, Randall Cobb, Collin Cowgill, Ralph Hacker, Sarah Rumely, John Wall to be Inducted in September
LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2017 has been announced, with Randall Cobb (football), Collin Cowgill (baseball), Ralph Hacker (broadcaster), Sherry Hoover Bordner (cross country/indoor track/outdoor track), Sarah Rumely (volleyball) and John Wall (men’s basketball) set to be inducted during Hall of Fame Weekend, Sept. 22-23, in conjunction with the football home game vs. Florida. Continue reading UK Athletics Announces Hall of Fame Class of 2017