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Eagles add second LSU transfer in Corban Collins

Posted: 06/07/2013 - MOREHEAD, Ky. - Corban Collins, who spent the 2012-13 season at LSU, has signed an athletic scholarship agreement with the Morehead State men’s basketball program. He will sit out in 2013-14 and have three years of eligibility beginning with the 2014-15 campaign.

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Shannon Smith named Gatorade Massachusetts Player of the Year

Posted: 06/06/2013 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky softball signee Shannon Smith, who will be an incoming freshman in the fall of 2013, has been named the 2013 Gatorade Massachusetts Softball Player of the Year for the third time during her high school career, it was announced by The Gatorade Company on Thursday.

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NBA star Kenneth Faried to host camp at Morehead State

Posted: 06/06/2013 - MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Former Morehead State student-athlete and current Denver Nuggets star Kenneth Faried will host his first All-Star Basketball Camp on June 13-14 at MSU’s Johnson Arena.

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Gonzalez hits 3 HRs, Rockies pound Reds 12-4

Posted: 06/05/2013 - CINCINNATI (AP) - Carlos Gonzalez tied his career high with three of Colorado's six homers, and Troy Tulowitzki went 5 for 5 with a pair of homers Wednesday night, powering the Rockies to a 12-4 victory over the Cincinnati Reds.

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Wiltjer earns Canadian Development National Team roster spot

Updated: 06/05/2013 - Junior Kyle Wiltjer has been selected to the Canadian Development Men’s National Team roster for the China exhibition series beginning June 8, it was announced by the team’s headquarters on Tuesday. Wiltjer and the other members of the team traveled to China early Wednesday morning to begin play this weekend.

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Williamson, Dupree, Foster named pre-season All-SEC

Updated: 06/05/2013 - Senior linebacker Avery Williamson, junior defensive end Alvin “Bud” Dupree and sophomore punter Landon Foster have been honored by Phil Steele’s College Football as Preseason All-Southeastern Conference selections, it was announced by the publication on Tuesday.

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Former Softball Stars Receive Hall of Fame Honors

Posted: 06/04/2013 - Former University of Kentucky softball stars Meagan Aull, Rachel Riley and Brooke Marnitz, who each rank top 10 in numerous career records, have recently been named into Kentucky state hall of fames for their high school softball accomplishments.

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Ohio St. president retiring after remarks

Posted: 06/04/2013 - Ohio State University Gordon Gee (GHEE') is retiring following the revelation of recorded remarks in which he criticized Notre Dame, Roman Catholics and the Southeastern Conference.

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Bishop named second alternate in 2013 U.S. Open

Updated: 06/04/2013 - University of Kentucky men’s golf sophomore Will Bishop won a three-way playoff with four-time PGA Tour winner Ben Crane and Jack Newman on Monday at the U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying to advance as a second alternate in the 2013 U.S. Open at the Merion Golf Club in Ardmore, Pa.

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Richlands duo to play soccer at UPike

Posted: 06/03/2013 - A pair of teammates from Richlands High School in Richlands, Va., have signed to play collegiate soccer at the University of Pikeville.

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Game time set for football season opener

Posted: 06/03/2013 - Kickoff for the 2013 Kentucky football season opener vs. Western Kentucky University has been set for 7 p.m. EDT (6 p.m. CDT) on Saturday, August 31.

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UC ranked 10th on NWCA All-Academic Team

Posted: 06/03/2013 - The NAIA/NWCA coaches association recognizes the importance of strong academics within the sport of wrestling. The University of the Cumberlands (UC) Men’s Wrestling team and their Head Coach Matt Lowers also recognize the importance of the student-athlete.

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Kuchar holds on to win Memorial

Posted: 06/02/2013 - DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) - Matt Kuchar rolled in one last birdie to win the Memorial by two shots and join Tiger Woods as the only multiple winners on the PGA Tour this year.

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Snider's single in 11th lifts Pirates over Reds

Posted: 06/02/2013 - PITTSBURGH (AP) - Travis Snider hit an RBI single with two outs in the 11th inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates, boosted by a stellar effort from their bullpen, beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-4 Sunday.

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Dawahares/KHSAA Hall of Fame Class of 2014 inductees announced

Updated: 06/02/2013 - LEXINGTON – The Kentucky High School Athletic Association Hall of Fame Class of 2014 was announced today in a press conference at the KHSAA Offices. The 11 members in this year’s class will be the 27th inducted into the Dawahares/KHSAA Hall of Fame, and consists of former high school coaches, athletes, officials, administrators and contributors. The Class of 2014 will be inducted in ceremonies scheduled for Sunday, April 27, 2014, at the Lexington Convention Center. The induction of the 11-member Class of 2014 will bring the total number of individuals honored to 423.

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Leake pitches six scoreless as Reds blank Pirates

Posted: 06/01/2013 - PITTSBURGH (AP) - Mike Leake continued his recent run of strong pitching by working six scoreless innings Saturday night as the Cincinnati Reds beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-0.

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Cougars pitch their way to 14th Region title

Updated: 06/01/2013 - WHITESBURG, Ky. (WYMT) - As the baseball saying goes, "pitching wins championships," and Letcher Central used that formula to perfection in winning the 14th Region championship.

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Pitching carries Jaguars to state tournament

Updated: 06/01/2013 - LONDON, Ky. (WYMT) - The North Laurel Jaguars are 13th Region champions for just the second time in school history, but they are making their first ever trip to the state baseball tournament.

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Cueto, Reds shut down Pirates 6-0

Posted: 05/31/2013 - PITTSBURGH (AP) - Johnny Cueto allowed one hit over eight dominant innings and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-0 on Friday night.

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Rice takes over at Sheldon Clark

Updated: 05/31/2013 - SOMERSET, Ky. (WYMT) - A big high school basketball coaching change happening today.

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Simpkins leads Blackcats to state tournament

Posted: 05/31/2013 - PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (WYMT) - It has been since 1948 that the Prestonsburg Blackcats have played in the state baseball tournament, and in just his third year as head coach, Shane Simpkins has the program going back to lexington.

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Kazmir, big 4th inning lead Indians past Reds 7-1

Posted: 05/31/2013 - CLEVELAND (AP) - Scott Kazmir allowed one run in seven innings and the Cleveland Indians scored seven runs with two outs in the fourth to defeat the Cincinnati Reds 7-1 on Thursday.

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