Highlights: Women’s Soccer Beats Ohio, Sweeps Weekend

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Wildcats collect 3-0 win over Ohio to collect third-straight win LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky women’s soccer team used a first half goal from Jade Klump followed up by second half goals from Courtney Raetzman and Alex Carter to collect a 3-0 win over the Ohio University Bobcats on Sunday afternoon in the […]

Highlights: UK Men’s Soccer Opens Bell Complex with 2-0 Win


Tollefsen and Creel score in home-opener LEXINGTON, Ky. — Two second-half goals, from Kristopher Tollefsen and Ryan Creel respectively, gave the Kentucky men’s soccer team (1-1-0) its first win of the season over Belmont (0-2-0) on Sunday evening to open the Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in ideal fashion. Tollefsen found the back of […]


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Baseball America Tabs Righty Kyle Cody the Second-Best Prospect in the CCBL LEXINGTON, Ky. — Kentucky junior right-hander Kyle Cody has been ranked as the second-best prospect in the Cape Cod League, in a ranking of the top-30 prospects in the talent-laden circuit, it was announced by Baseball America. A native of Chippewa Falls, Wis., […]

UK Announces Bell Soccer Complex Opening Weekend Details


This weekend marks opening of Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky soccer program has announced its plans for the opening weekend of the $7.7 million Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex, featuring three matches, a dedication ceremony, face painting, clinics and more over the weekend. There will be […]


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Eckstein Joins UK Staff after Last Six Years with Angels, Nationals LEXINGTON, Ky. — Rick Eckstein, the hitting coach for the Washington Nationals for five seasons and most recently the player information coach for the Los Angeles Angels, has been hired as Kentucky’s new assistant coach, it was announced by UK head coach Gary Henderson […]

Kenneth Faried to Represent the U.S.A. in Spain

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NEW YORK — Former Morehead State standout and current Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried has been selected to represent the United States in the 2014 FIBA (International Basketball Federation) World Cup. The event will be held Aug. 30-Sept. 14 in Spain. “I want to thank everyone who has been in my corner supporting me,” Faried […]

Men’s Soccer Hosts Final Exhibition Match on Saturday

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UK will take the field for the first time at the Bell Soccer Complex vs. an opponent LEXINGTON, Ky. — The University of Kentucky men’s soccer team will take the field for its final exhibition match of the 2014 season on Saturday, Aug. 23, when the Wildcats host Georgia State at the brand new Wendell […]



Sport Contacts Announced for 2014-15 Athletic Season LEXINGTON, Ky. — Kentucky’s media relations office and assistant athletics director Tony Neely has announced its sport contacts for the 2014-15 athletics season. Kentucky has added Stephanie Guy as its office coordinator, replacing Jamie Risen, who has transitioned into a role in the K-Fund office. Guy will assist […]

UK Women’s Soccer Opens UK Athletics Calendar on Friday


Wildcats take on Washington Huskies at 10 p.m. ET from Seattle SEATTLE, Wash. – The University of Kentucky women’s soccer team will kick off the 2014-15 UK Athletics calendar year on Friday night with a match against the Washington Huskies at 10 p.m. ET at the Husky Soccer Stadium in Seattle, Wash. The Wildcats are […]

Six Wildcat Greats to be Inducted into UK Athletics Hall of Fame

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LEXINGTON, Ky. — Six University of Kentucky greats will be inducted into the UK Athletics Hall of Fame in late September. The 2014 class includes former UK student-athletes Keith Bogans (men’s basketball), Pat Etcheberry (track and field athlete/coach, also strength and conditioning coach), Marty Moore (football), Passion Richardson (track and field athlete/coach), Terry Shumpert (baseball) […]