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Spalding University honors retiring athletic director with induction into Hall of Fame

Spalding surprised Burkman by naming the Hall of Fame after him. He’s also one of the seven members inducted into Spalding’s first class of the athletic hall of fame. → Read More

Payne a key factor in keeping Curry and Traynor with the Cards

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Louisville Cardinal sophomore JJ Traynor said he had his doubt about returning to UofL next season following a year that saw him play in just ten → Read More

Local coach aims to facilitate basketball dreams at annual event

For the past 25 years, Stinnett has organized events like the one he held at Beth Haven Saturday morning, that aims to help players show their skills on the court → Read More

LouCity clinches playoff berth with 3-1 win vs. New Mexico United

Louisville City FC clinched a postseason berth with Sunday’s 3-1 win over visiting New Mexico United. → Read More

New pro football league looking to land franchise in Louisville

A proposed professional football league is looking to place a franchise in Louisville before it kicks off its inaugural season in the fall of 2022. → Read More

LouCity frustrated after 1-1 draw at OKC

LouCity battled OKC Energy to a 1-1 draw on the road, giving the Boys in Purple a four-point lead over Birmingham in the division. → Read More

LouCity leaves OKC with 0-0 draw, moves up in standings

Despite the draw, LouCity’s lead in the Central Division increased to seven points when second-place Birmingham Legion FC lost. → Read More

Athletes, coaches and agencies navigating NIL deals as season approaches

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- University of Louisville senior linebacker C.J. Avery has let his play do the talking in the past. But now, he’s allowed to speak for himself off → Read More

Levis named University of Kentucky starting QB, Gatewood to transfer

Stoops says the choice was clear. → Read More

WKU names prolific FCS passer as starting QB for 2021

Western Kentucky University head football coach Tyson Helton announced his starting quarterback Tuesday, and his new starting quarterback announced that he’s more than confident in his new team. → Read More

Golf program in southwestern Jefferson County aims to teach the game and life lessons

The week-long event at Bobby Nichols Golf Course in southwest Jefferson County had about 25 kids sign up for the experience. → Read More

Multitalented Millie Meunier making a name for herself on and off the tennis courts

Music, like tennis, seems to come naturally to the 15-year-old and she seems to have gotten a handle on both pretty quickly. Meunier is the Highlanders top singles player, an → Read More

LouCity ready for rivalry rematch with new-look Indy Eleven

"You’re going to see a motivated group, no doubt about it." → Read More

New Louisville baseball team offers special needs players access to the game

The Alternative Baseball Organization (ABO) was created to give people with special needs access to the game of baseball. → Read More

Full-strength Racing Louisville FC looking for a full stadium Sunday

Racing Louisville FC head coach Christy Holly finally has his pick of players this weekend when the Houston Dash visits Lynn Family Stadium. → Read More

IU Southeast set for first appearance in NAIA World Series

The Grenadiers earned a spot in next week’s tournament by beating top-ranked and defending national champion Tennessee Wesleyan in NAIA Opening Round Kingsport Bracket title game. → Read More

Cruz ready to take reins in head coaching debut with Louisville City FC

Louisville City FC's interim head coach Danny Cruz said his past experiences lessen any nervousness about his debut Saturday when his team hosts Birmingham Legion FC. → Read More

Mark Casse aims 2 hopefuls at Derby Winner's Circle

Trainer Mark Casse has saddled eight Kentucky Derby starters but has yet to hit the Winner’s Circle. He came close in 2017 with Classic Empire, which finished fourth. → Read More

Racing Louisville FC falls 3-2 to North Carolina

Racing allowed a go-head goal in the 85th minute en route to its second loss of the four-game Challenge Cup slate. → Read More

Post position draw sets field for Kentucky Oaks 147

The Todd Pletcher-trained Malathaat is the morning line 5-2 favorite in Friday’s Kentucky Oaks → Read More