This Week in Sports

FC Cincinnati, Louisville City FC to face off in second of three-game River Cities Cup

06/24/2016 05:00 PM

On Saturday, FC Cincinnati and Louisville City FC will play in the second of three games that make up the River Cities Cup. Both Louisville and Cincinnati are No. 1 and No. 3, respectively, in USL Eastern Conference play. Louisville City FC grabbed the upper hand in the first game of the series back in April, beating Cincinnati 3-2. But FC Cincinnati attributes that loss to growing pains as a new club. FCC midfielder Corben Bone spoke with Lachlan McLean and... Read more 

Former collegiate standouts flood to Louisville for 20th annual Kentuckiana Pro Am Tournament

06/23/2016 05:16 PM

Dozens of current and former pro basketball players are in Louisville this week participating in the 20th annual Kentuckiana Pro-Am basketball tournament. This year’s field consists of 10 teams with rosters that include a number of former Kentucky college standouts. On Wednesday night, the overseas pros, led by former Louisville Cardinal Nate Johnson and former Bellarmine guard Chris Dowe, dropped their opening game of the single elimination tournament in overtime.  Read more 

Is this year's draft class ready for the business aspects of the NBA

06/22/2016 10:34 PM

Understanding the level of competition at the professional level of basketball is one thing, but players soon to be selected in the NBA draft should have an understanding of the business elements of the league as well. We talked with Shelvin Mack, a current NBA star for the Utah Jazz, and he says surviving in the developmental league and persevering through trades go a long way to NBA success.  Read more 

Student athletes find a new home after Ky college announces it's closing

06/22/2016 05:09 PM

St. Catharine College in central Kentucky recently announced it’s closing due to financial struggles. The college was founded 85 years ago and is located between Bardstown and Springfield. Among the 475 students enrolled at St. Catharine are the members of the wrestling team who would otherwise have nowhere else to go…that’s where Bellarmine University comes in. Most of the St. Catharine wresters and both coaches are headed to Bellarmine to start the wrestling program for the Knights. CN|2 Sports’ Gary... Read more 

Louisville City FC gets big 4-1 win over Toronto FC on Tuesday night.

06/21/2016 10:46 PM

Pic of Guy Abend scoring

The Louisville City FC extended its USL unbeaten streak tonight with a 4-1 victory over Toronto FC. The shots were flying fast and furious in the opening minutes of the game, as Louisville scored three goals in the first 26 minutes of play. The star of the game was Guy Abend, despite a slow start to the year. His first goal of the season came tonight however, as he booted in the first two Louisville goals of the evening. The second... Read more 

LOUISVILLE CITY | Short turnaround for a team with "good pace"

06/21/2016 08:30 AM

Louisville City FC returns home for their first of four straight home contests. They welcome FC Toronto II for a 7:00 pm ET game Tuesday night. The two teams have met once already this season, with Louisville City FC getting the better of the MLS affiliate despite Toronto having loaded their roster with MLS players.  Read more 

FC Cincinnati fans come out in force and it does not go unnoticed

06/20/2016 05:16 PM

FC Cincinnati has a nine-game winning streak in league play and the coach and players say it’s the record setting crowds that are pushing them forward. CN|2 Sports’ Kaci Kust has the story.  Read more 

Tyler Parsons has a lesson for a more consistent golf swing, that he teaches his pro clients

06/17/2016 06:45 PM

The sun is staying out longer every day this tie of year, which means there is more time to spend on the golf course. Tyler Parsons is the Director of Golf Fitness and a golf instructor at the Olde Stone Country Club in Bowling Green. He has trained multiple PGA players like JB Holmes, Justin Thomas, and Kenny Perry. We caught up with Tyler for a lesson on a more consistent golf swing, and a way to train at... Read more 

FC CINCINNATI | Inaugural success is no surprise for FCC

06/16/2016 06:13 PM

FC Cincinnati is comfortably in third place in the USL’s Eastern Conference and have set multiple attendance records over the course of their inaugural season. We had FCC president and General Manager Jeff Berding on the show today to talk about his club’s success, and about a major exhibition game one month from today. FC Cincinnati’s next match up is at home this Saturday, when they welcome Toronto FC II to The Bailey at 7:00pm ET. Read more 

Bellarmine to begin men's wrestling team

06/14/2016 03:05 PM

Bellarmine University Athletics has announced the creation of a men’s wrestling program, which will begin this fall. The program will be the only NCAA II wrestling program in the state and is being absorbed from Saint Catharine College, which announced last week it would be closing in July due to financial struggles. Last season, St. Catharine competed at the NAIA level in wrestling with 41 team members. Head Coach Spencer Adams and Assistant Coach Gary Canter will remain coaches at Bellarmine, and... Read more 

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