This Week in Sports

Louisville City is as hot as the temperature

07/28/2015 07:30 AM

It’s one thing to play good ball. It’s another to play good ball and win. Louisville City is doing both. Thanks to last Saturday’s come from behind 3-1 victory at Wilmington, Louisville City has won 5 straight games and is now second in the Eastern Conference standings. Midfielder Aodhan (pronounced AY-den) Quinn stopped by the studios to discuss why things all of a sudden have come together.  Read more 

Louisville Bats fall behind early in 7-1 loss to Charlotte Knights

07/27/2015 11:42 PM

Picture of Hernan Iribarrent at bat

The Louisville Bats struggled from the start in the first of a 4-game home series against Charlotte Monday night. The Knights got started early, as Matt Davidson scored a two-run homer to right, driving in Jason Coats. Things didn’t get better for Bats pitcher Tony Cingrani, as Charlotte scored two more runs before he was pulled after the third inning. The pitching change did not improve the Bats’ fate, as the Knights scored another run in the fourth, and two more... Read more 

What do visitors think about the AAU Nationals and Louisville?

07/27/2015 07:30 AM

The AAU Nationals feature hundreds of games and thousands of players. Many of them come from outside the Commonwealth. So we asked visiting players and parents what they thought of the Tournament, and of Louisville. We also discovered that teenage basketball players are not the only people on the court hoping to get noticed.  Read more 

What is the Vert? Something that can help, or humiliate

07/26/2015 12:00 PM

The AAU Nationals features primarily basketball games involving teams from all over the country. However, there are also some state of the art gadgets and toys on display, like the Vert. It is a machine that measures your vertical jump digitally and effortlessly. The numbers do not lie, as I unfortunately found out.  Read more 

Why Keion Wakefield said yes to the Louisville Cardinals

07/23/2015 08:00 PM

The Louisville Cardinals have finished a pretty good run of recruiting this month. The latest player to commit to the Cards is Male High School star Wide Out Keion Wakefield. He told us UofL just felt more like the place to be.  Read more 

Talking Soccer with Louisville City's Connor Shanosky

07/22/2015 10:10 PM

Louisville City FC is riding a four game win-streak. After beating the Pittsburgh Rockhounds 2-1 on the road last week, the team now turns its attention to another road contest against the Wilmington Hammerheads on July 25th. Currently in third place in the Eastern Conference standings, City hopes to continue their winning ways. We talked with Louisville City defender Connor Shanosky about their success and what it will take to keep the momentum going.  Read more 

UofL acquiring big football commits over SEC schools

07/22/2015 07:30 AM

by Garrett Moore On Monday evening, Michael Boykin of Carrollton, GA became the third highly touted player in four days to commit to play football at the University of Louisville. 247Sports has Boykin listed as a composite three star defensive end, whose commitment was announced just days after both TJ Brunson (LB, Columbia, SC) and Jawon Pass (QB, Columbus, GA) made their commitments to the University of Louisville. Boykin is the Cardinal’s 15th commit for 2016, and like many of... Read more 

More help for a Red Hot Team

07/20/2015 05:15 PM

Louisville City has won four straight matches, but the stronger keep getting stronger. Today the squad added Kevin Cossette, a midfielder from Montreal, Canada. Cossette used to play for the Montreal Impact. he also had a stellar career for Laval university out of Quebec. Louisville City is at Wilmington Saturday Night. Lou FC has not lost a match this month, running its record to 9-3-5. Be watching cn|2 sports Tuesday at 6:30pm as we sit down and chat with Defender Conor Shanosky. Read more 

Stars come out at 2015 Celebrity Softball Game

07/13/2015 10:00 PM

Stars from entertainment and sports met at Great American Ballpark Sunday for the Celebrity Softball Game as part of MLB’s All-Star Game festivities. Among them were actor/singer Nick Lachey, rapper/actor Snoop Dogg, Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton and former Cincinnati Red Aaron Boone. Our Kaci Kust caught up with some of the celebrities to find out their favorite parts of the all-star game and their expectations for the Homerun Derby.  Read more 

Louisville City Avenges Early Season Loss to Charlotte

07/11/2015 10:48 PM

Louisville City outlasted Charlotte Saturday night as the two teams met for the first time since Louisville’s road loss to Charlotte back in May. A penalty kick goal by Magnus Rasmussen in the 34th minute put Louisville City ahead early in the contest, but Charlotte continued to threaten throughout the game. The win improves Louisville’s record to 7-1-2 at home and 8-3-5 overall. The team will travel to Pittsburgh to face the Riverhounds on Saturday, July 18th. Read more 


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