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Kentucky Boys and Girls Basketball AP Prep Polls Released

Kentucky Boys and Girls Basketball AP Prep Polls Released

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 30th, 2017

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The Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The top teams in the Kentucky Associated Press high school basketball polls, with first-place votes, records, total points and previous rankings: BOYS Rank-School FPV Rcd TP Pvs 1. Bowling Green (8) 20-2 166 1 2. Lou. Fern Creek […]

Cardinals lose top 2 picks, must pay Astros $2M for hacking

Cardinals lose top 2 picks, must pay Astros $2M for hacking

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 30th, 2017

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RONALD BLUM, AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball has ordered the St. Louis Cardinals to forfeit their top two picks in this year’s amateur draft and pay Houston $2 million as compensation for hacking the Astros email system and scouting database. […]

Henderson Tennis Club to Host Get-Together

Henderson Tennis Club to Host Get-Together

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 16th, 2017

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL-WKU WINS BOCA RATON BOWL

COLLEGE FOOTBALL-WKU WINS BOCA RATON BOWL

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 21st, 2016

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BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — The lone bowl game of the night was won by Western Kentucky. Senior Anthony Wales gained 329 yards from scrimmage as the Hilltoppers outscored Memphis, 51-31 in the Boca Raton Bowl. Wales ran for a career-high 245 yards on 35 […]

Henderson County High School Selects New Athletic Director

Henderson County High School Selects New Athletic Director

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 10th, 2016

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Henderson County High School has selected Keith Morgan as its next Athletic Director. Morgan replaces Vivian Tomblin, who retires from the position at the end of June. Morgan began his teaching career with the Fort Thomas Board of Education as a teacher and Assistant Athletic […]

Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Kentucky Afield TV Host Tim Farmer to retire at end of the year

Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Kentucky Afield TV Host Tim Farmer to retire at end of the year

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 25th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. – Twenty years ago, viewers of Kentucky Afield tuned their televisions to a most unusual sight: a new, unknown host named Tim Farmer pulling back a bowstring with his teeth and shooting a shotgun one handed, hitting his targets with ease. On Dec. […]

Kentucky is No. 1 in men’s AP poll after Tar Heels loss

Kentucky is No. 1 in men’s AP poll after Tar Heels loss

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 24th, 2015

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UNDATED (AP) — Kentucky is back in a very familiar spot — on top of The Associated Press college basketball poll. The Wildcats, who were No. 1 every week last season, moved up one spot Monday following North Carolina’s loss to Northern Iowa. Kentucky (4-0) […]

Escort: How could Cardinals’ Pitino not know of sex parties

Escort: How could Cardinals’ Pitino not know of sex parties

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

October 20th, 2015

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GARY B. GRAVES, AP Sports Writer Escort Katina Powell says she has no proof that Louisville coach Rick Pitino knew that a former Cardinals staffer hired her and other dancers to strip and have sex with former recruits and players. But Powell said Tuesday on […]

Calipari: Doesn’t think Pitino knew about escort allegations

Calipari: Doesn’t think Pitino knew about escort allegations

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

October 15th, 2015

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  LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari says if any of an escort’s allegations that a former Louisville men’s basketball staff member hired strippers are true, “it’s not good for college basketball.” Calipari added that he hopes the allegations “aren’t true” and “can’t […]

NCAA meets with former Louisville recruit JaQuan Lyle

NCAA meets with former Louisville recruit JaQuan Lyle

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

October 8th, 2015

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The NCAA has talked with Ohio State freshman JaQuan Lyle, whose recruitment by Louisville is mentioned in a book by an escort alleging that strippers danced and had sex with Cardinals players and prospects. OSU spokesman Dan Wallenberg confirmed via email […]