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NASCAR looking into Kentucky Speedway traffic issues

Posted: 07/15/2011 - LOUDON, N.H. (AP) - NASCAR President Mike Helton called the traffic gridlock at the inaugural Sprint Cup Series at Kentucky a "very serious issue" that must be corrected. NASCAR is working with Kentucky Speedway officials to find out why fans were stuck in traffic for hours as they tried to get into Saturday night's race at the track in Sparta, Ky., Helton said.

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Q&A with Corbin's Hunter Grubb

Posted: 07/14/2011 - Today, we caught up with Corbin's Hunter Grubb as we discussed the Corbin/Bell game, their move to Class 3A, and the Redhounds' winning streak at home against WYMT coverage area teams.

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North's MacFadden Wins National Grant through NFLPA

Posted: 07/14/2011 - WASHINGTON - A total of ten high school student-athletes have been awarded the National Leadership Grant sponsored by the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) and National Collegiate Scouting Association (NCSA), it was announced today at NFLPA headquarters in Washington, DC.

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5th Annual Reds Summer Wiffle® Classic

Posted: 07/14/2011 - CINCINNATI (July 14, 2011) – The Reds Community Fund’s fifth annual Summer Wiffle® Classic takes place on Saturday, August 6, 2011 at the Mason Sports Park in Mason, Ohio.

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Kickoff Luncheon Set for July 29

Posted: 07/14/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The annual University of Kentucky Football Kickoff Luncheon has been set for Friday, July 29, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Lexington.

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Three Wildcats Voted Preseason All-SEC by League Coaches

Posted: 07/14/2011 - BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Three University of Kentucky football players, including senior linebacker Danny Trevathan, junior offensive guard Larry Warford and senior punter Ryan Tydlacka, have been named to the preseason All-Southeastern Conference Team selected by the league coaches, the conference office announced Thursday.

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Union Suspends Men's, Women's Tennis Programs

Posted: 07/13/2011 - BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - Union College Director of Athletics Dr. Darin S. Wilson recently announced the suspension of the men's and women's tennis programs as intercollegiate sports.

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Stegbauer Signs To Play Volleyball At LMU

Posted: 07/13/2011 - LMU Volleyball coach Jenny Michael recently announced the signing of Magan Stegbauer to play for the Lady Railsplitters this fall.

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Smith, Trevathan, Warford Make Watch Lists

Posted: 07/13/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- University of Kentucky starting center Matt Smith has been named to the Rimington Trophy 2011 watch list, which is presented annually to the most outstanding center in NCAA Division I-A college football, the Rimington Trophy Committee announced Wednesday.

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US advances to World Cup final with 3-1 win over France

Posted: 07/13/2011 - MOENCHENGLADBACH, Germany (AP) - The United States is in the World Cup final for the first time since it last won the title in 1999, and once again Abby Wambach came up big for these Americans, scoring in a 3-1 victory over France on Wednesday.

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Karen Burnette named UVa-Wise Softball Coach

Posted: 07/12/2011 - Wise, Virginia-It did not take long for The University of Virginia's College at Wise softball program to find a suitable replacement for the most successful softball coach in UVa-Wise history. The Cavaliers have nabbed Karen Burnette, formerly the pitching coach at Chowan University, to step in and take over the program after coach Tori Raby-Gentry decided to step down following the softball season.

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More Than 1,000 of America’s Top Prep Football Athletes to Gather at Football University’s TOP GUN in Virginia

Posted: 07/12/2011 - Williamsburg, Va. (July 12th, 2011) – Several of Kentucky’s best prep football athletes have been invited and will be attending the nation’s top prep football all-star camp, Football University’s TOP GUN, taking place at the Warhill Sports Complex in Williamsburg, Va., from Thursday, July 21 to Saturday, July 23.

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Cumberlands Women’s Basketball Hosts Day Camp

Posted: 07/12/2011 - The University of the Cumberlands (UC) Women's Basketball program held its annual Youth Day Camp this past week in the O. Wayne Rollins Center on the campus of the University of the Cumberlands.

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UK fans now can relive greatest Wildcat moments

Updated: 07/12/2011 - Beginning this Saturday, fans will have a chance to relive some of the greatest moments in UK history, as WKYT begins rebroadcasting classic Wildcat football and basketball games. “Big Blue Encore” will air throughout the season on WKYT and CWKYT.

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Spots Filling Up Fast for Basketball Camps

Posted: 07/11/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Spots for the remaining UK men’s basketball camps including Overnight Camp and the Prasco John Calipari pro camps are filling up fast.

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Q&A with Somerset's Storm Wilson

Updated: 07/10/2011 - We spoke with Somerset wide receiver Storm Wilson last week about the Briar Jumpers regular season winning streak, their beefed up schedule and how Somerset got the nickname, Briar Jumpers.

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Bulldogs Ink Dunaway for 2011 Campaign

Posted: 07/08/2011 - Union head men's soccer coach Tyler Brock recently announced the addition of A.J. Dunaway to the 2011 Bulldog roster.

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Baseball copes with tragedy after fan's deadly fall

Posted: 07/08/2011 - Shannon Stone's mother says the Texas firefighter had gone to last night's Rangers game with his young son, hoping to catch a ball in the stands. They even stopped on the way to buy the 6-year-old boy a new glove

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