WKYT | Lexington, Kentucky | Sports

More Headlines

Tyson Gay Wins World Championship In Men's 100

Posted: 08/27/2007 - Lexington native Tyson Gay has won the gold medal at the World Track and Field Championships in the 100-meters. His winning time was 9-point-85 seconds. Gay survived a slow start to pass world-record holder Asafa Powell of Jamaica. Derrick Atkins of Bahamas was second with Powell third.

Read More

Reds to Retire Concepcion's Number Saturday

Posted: 08/25/2007 - CINCINNATI - The uniform jersey number 13 worn from 1970-88 by Cincinnati Reds shortstop Dave Concepcion will be retired in ceremonies at Great American Ball Park prior to tonight's game against the Florida Marlins.

Read More

Williams and Burton Named Game Captains

Posted: 08/24/2007 - Senior wide receiver Keenan Burton and senior strong safety Roger Williams will be the game captains for the season opener vs. Eastern Kentucky, Coach Rich Brooks has announced.

Read More

UK-EKU To Air Live On WKYT

Posted: 08/23/2007 - The season opening game between Kentucky and Eastern Kentucky will be seen live on Channel 27, WKYT-TV. Broadcast time will be 6pm on Saturday, Spetember 1st.

Read More

Horsemen Call It Quits

Updated: 08/23/2007 - After long talks with his family, Lexington Horsemen Owner Lenny House said tonight that the Horsemen will not be coming back next year. House said the team is simply losing too much money.

Read More

Football Wildcats Elect 2007 Captains

Posted: 08/22/2007 - During Wednesday’s Jefferson Co. Alumni Luncheon held in Louisville, UK football coach Rich Brooks announced quarterback Andre Woodson and linebacker Wesley Woodyard had been voted team captains for the 2007 season.

Read More

Woodson on O'Brien Watch List

Updated: 08/22/2007 - University of Kentucky Quarterback Andre Woodson was named to ESPN.com's Pre-season All-American team last week, now he's on the watch list for the Davey O'Brien Award, which is given to the nation's top QB.

Read More

Gillispie Set to Throw Out First Pitch

Updated: 08/21/2007 - APPLEBEE’S PARK (Lexington, Ky.) – The Lexington Legends welcome new University of Kentucky basketball coach Billy Gillispie to Applebee’s Park on Monday, August 27. Gillispie will be on hand to throw out a ceremonial first pitch prior to the start of the Legends game with the West Virginia Power.

Read More

Changes Follow UK Scrimmage

Updated: 08/19/2007 - Rich Brooks announced some lineup changes as the result of the Cat's second major scrimmage Saturday. Brooks said his starting offenisve line would not include Christian Johnson who started last season at left guard. He also said Mike hartline has a pretty good hold on the backup quarterback job.

Read More

Couch Cut By Jags

Updated: 08/19/2007 - The Jacksonville Jaguas Cut quarterback Tim Couch prior to Saturday's exhibition game with Tampa Bay. Couch hadn't played in the NFL since the 2004 exhibition season. He was hopeful of making a comeback after two shoulder surgeries.

Read More

Former Wildcat Closing in on History

Posted: 08/18/2007 - ATLANTA (AP) - Brandon Webb was 9 years old - and not much of a ballplayer - when Orel Hershiser threw more scoreless innings in a row than anyone in baseball history. "That was my first year in Little League," Webb recalled. "I was probably sitting out there in right field, because I was awful."

Read More

Webb Streak Now at 42

Posted: 08/17/2007 - Brandon Webb pitched his third straight shutout and stretched his scoreless streak to 42 innings, tossing a two-hitter to lead the Arizona Diamondbacks past the Atlanta Braves 4-0 on Friday night.

Read More

Lexington Cal Ripken Teams Continue Winning Ways

Updated: 08/17/2007 - Lexington's 12-year old Major 60 Cal Ripken team was crowned World Series champions following their 9-6 win over Scottsdale, Ariz. Thrusday night in Van Buren, Ark.

Read More

Reds Drubbed By Cubs

Posted: 08/17/2007 - The Chicago Cubs scored seven times in the seventh inning of a 12-4 laugher over the Cincinnati Reds.

Read More

Allen Out with Broken Thumb

Updated: 08/15/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Freshman running back Moncell Allen has sustained a broken thumb and will undergo surgery on Thursday, Coach Rich Brooks has announced.

Read More

Mumme's Aggies Will Wear Pink in Their Opener

Posted: 08/15/2007 - AP Sports Writer LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - Most people think of college football as a black-and-blue sport. For New Mexico State, it's time to think pink. The Aggies will wear pink socks and their coaches will wear pink golf shirts for a Sept. 29 home game against Arkansas-Pine Bluff in a push to raise money for breast cancer research, a cause close to coach Hal Mumme's heart.

Read More

Samantha Drake Commits To UK

Updated: 08/17/2007 - It's still three years away but Samantha Drake of Nelson County has made a verbal commitment to play for coach Matthew Mitchell at UK. Drake averaged 22.5 points and 11 rebounds last seaosn as a freshman.

Read More

Cats Lose Defensive Starter For Year

Updated: 08/14/2007 - Kentucky junior defensive end Nii Adjei Oninku injured his knee in a weekend scrimmage and will be out for the season, coach Rich Brooks said Monday.

Read More

UK Plans 2007 Hall Of Fame Induction

Updated: 08/14/2007 - The University of Kentucky is planning the 2007 Hall of Fame induction the weekend of Spetember 28-29. Marsha Bond, Larry Conley, Dom Fucci, Jim Green, Harry Lancaster, and Moe Williams make up the 2007 class.

Read More

WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability