This Week in Sports

Why Louisville City scored a victory on and off the field

08/26/2015 08:00 PM

Louisville City defeated Orlando City 3-1 in their Tuesday exhibition game, but it was a win on and off the field. The Louisville team showed how strong and talented they are. In fact this was Lou City’s fourth straight game without a defeat. If you go back to June, Louisville is 9-1-1 in its last 11 games. The win was also big from a business standpoint as Louisville City continues to try to get a soccer stadium built in the... Read more 

The value of Louisville City's late-season exhibition game against Orlando City

08/25/2015 03:47 PM

Tonight’s friendly match between Louisville City and its former MLS parent club Orlando City won’t count toward either team’s win/loss record. But, the importance of the match is clear. Louisville City has seen great support from the fans and community in its inaugural season. City Head Coach James O’Connor says the fans will enjoy this match-up. Orlando City midfielder Brek Shea says bringing an MLS Club to Louisville for the match could help grow the game of soccer in Kentucky. Louisville City has... Read more 

Louisville City's Aodhan Quinn gives his team the lead, and national publicity

08/17/2015 08:00 PM

Louisville City midfielder Aodhan Quinn scored a goal last weekend against Tulsa. It not only gave Louisville City the lead, it also gave Louisville City some national publicity on ESPN. Louisville and Tulsa ended up tying 2-2, but this goal was the talk of the game.  Read more 

St. Xavier Alum and PGA rookie Justin Thomas tees off in first major

08/13/2015 01:34 PM

St. Xavier High School in Louisville is watching closely as PGA Tour standout and St. X alum Justin Thomas tees off in his very first major — the PGA Championship currently underway in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. The tournament officially began on Thursday and Thomas competes against some of golf’s elite names, including Phil Mickelson. The two participated in a practice round together on Wednesday and Thomas’ former high school golf coach Dan Utley says he knows rubbing elbows with golf’s who’s... Read more 

Louisville City puts last week's terrible loss behind them

08/12/2015 11:30 AM

Losing 4-0 is never fun, especially when you are the home team. However Louisville City seems to have put that defeat behind them. Lou City is on the road for two straight games, tonight at Harrisburg, and then Saturday night in Tulsa. Louisville will be looking to avoid a losing streak for the first time since June. Their recent six game winning streak has them just five points out of first and in great shape as far as the post-season goes.  Read more 

Former University of Louisville WR Harry Douglas prepares to play in familiar territory

08/12/2015 07:30 AM

Former University of Louisville WR Harry Douglas is now a Tennessee Titan. Friday Douglas will be headed back to his old pro home as the Titans take on the Falcons. Douglas played in Atlanta for 6 seasons. Titans Head Coach Ken Whisenhunt says he does not think it will be too awkward an adjustment for Douglas.  Read more 

Louisville Bats hold a promotion that is TOTALLY AWESOME Dude !

08/01/2015 09:00 AM

The Louisville Bats rallied to beat Charlotte 3-2 on this particular night, but the main interest stemmed from the crowd. With the Bats promoting the night as ’80’s night, various people paid homage to what’s known as the decade of excess.  Read more 

Teamwork lifts Louisville Bats to an 8-5 victory against the Toledo Mudhens

07/31/2015 11:40 PM

The Louisville Bats learned a thing or two from their losses to Charlotte earlier this week. In those two losses, the Bats fell behind early and were unable to overcome the adversity. On Friday night, they taught that lesson to Toledo by scoring six runs in the first two innings. Fans of exciting offense were in heaven in this game, as there were bats flying on both sides, with 24 hits between the two teams. Except for a solo homer... Read more 

Louisville City goes for six in a row

07/31/2015 08:00 PM

Louisville City will be going after a sixth straight victory on Saturday when they play at Toronto. Lou City can move to within five points of first place Rochester with a win, but don’t think the team has been resting on its laurels. It’s quite the opposite. The team recently had a very intense practice, preparing for the game. Afterwards, the players and coaches described their mindset.  Read more 

Why Cincinnati Bengals tackle Jake Fisher cannot wait for camp

07/31/2015 11:30 AM

He was the second overall person drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals. He is offensive lineman Jake Fisher, and when he shows up to training camp today, he will already be ahead of his competition. That’s because Fisher has been spending his off time working out and training hard at Ignition in Cincinnati. Kaci Kust has the story.  Read more 

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