No. 22 UK Baseball Hosts Dayton, Miami (Ohio) in Midweek Tilts

First pitch is set for 6:30 p.m. both Tuesday and Wednesday at Cliff Hagan Stadium

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Fresh off its dramatic come-from-behind victory Saturday to salvage a three-game series with Arkansas, the No. 22 Kentucky baseball team will host a pair of midweek tilts on Tuesday and Wednesday vs. Dayton and Miami (Ohio), respectively. First pitch is set for 6:30 p.m. on both nights. Continue reading No. 22 UK Baseball Hosts Dayton, Miami (Ohio) in Midweek Tilts

Nunley Becomes Kentucky’s Most-Tenured Pitcher in Loss to Bama

Nunley pitches UK record 900th inning in loss to Alabama

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Senior pitcher Kelsey Nunley became Kentucky’s most tenured pitcher in program history on Sunday afternoon throwing her 900th career inning, surpassing prior record holder Keary Camunas (1997-2000) for the most innings thrown all-time at UK in a 3-0 loss to No. 4 Alabama on Sunday. Nunley becomes just the ninth player in the Southeastern Conference ever to throw 900 innings in a career. Continue reading Nunley Becomes Kentucky’s Most-Tenured Pitcher in Loss to Bama

Legends’ jerseys salute American Pharoah

American Pharoh
American Pharoh

Lexington Legends’ starting pitcher Foster Griffin and his teammates wore special jerseys Saturday night to salute 2015 Triple Crown winner American Pharoah.  The jerseys resembled the Zayat Stables silks worn by jockey Victor Espinoza when he rode American Pharoah to victory in the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont, as well as the Breeders Cup Classic.  Continue reading Legends’ jerseys salute American Pharoah

UK Softball – Five-Run Sixth Enough for No. 4 Alabama to Even Series

Alabama scores five in sixth inning to push past UK

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The No. 4 Alabama Crimson Tide scored five times in the bottom of the sixth inning in a one-run game to power past the No. 11 Kentucky softball team and even the series at a game a piece on Saturday afternoon at Rhoads Stadium in front of a season-high 3,580 fans. Continue reading UK Softball – Five-Run Sixth Enough for No. 4 Alabama to Even Series

UK Baseball Rallies Past Arkansas with 5-4 Walk-Off Win

Squires knocks in winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning

 LEXINGTON, Ky. – Needing a rally in the bottom of the seventh inning to salvage the series, sophomore catcher Troy Squires laced a single in the right-center field gap, scoring Riley Mahan from second base in a dramatic come-from-behind, 5-4 walk-off win for the Kentucky baseball team on Saturday in the third game of its Southeastern Conference series against Arkansas. Continue reading UK Baseball Rallies Past Arkansas with 5-4 Walk-Off Win

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