The Spring Meet at Churchill Downs, its first race meet since the completion of its ambitious $121 million renovation, ended its 52-day run on Sunday with double-digit gains in on-track attendance and wagering.
The BIG EAST Conference has announced the league opponents for each of its men's basketball teams for the 2005-06 regular season.
The last foal by 1977 Kentucky Derby and Triple Crown winner Seattle Slew was reported to be doing well on the morning after a good runner-up finish in her racing debut.
Six outstanding individuals will be inducted into the University of Louisville Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday, Sept. 30 at the Louisville Downtown Marriott Ballroom.
Kelly’s Landing, with Gary Stevens aboard, broke a Churchill Downs track record established by Breeders’ Cup champion Kona Gold as he scored a 1 ?-length victory over favored Battle Won to take the $162,450 Grade III Aristides Breeders’ Cup Handicap for 3-year-olds and up.
Michael Bush and Brian Brohm of the University of Louisville were named to the 2005 Watch Lists for the 69th Maxwell Award for the Collegiate Player of the Year
Former University of Louisville baseball player J.T. LaFountain has signed a free agent contract to play professional baseball in the New York Yankees organization.
"NFL Europe is a great opportunity to improve your game by actually playing in games," said Texans head coach DOM CAPERS. "Dave Ragone took full advantage of the experience and I'm sure he's going to do everything possible to help his team win a championship."
University of Louisville coaches and athletics staff members will make six stops in June with the "Cardinal Caravan" in an effort to reach out to U of L fans.
Indie film about Madison, Indiana finally gets its due
If any team was destined to get help from above in the Louisville-Illinois game in the NCAA Tournament semifinals April 2, it should have been the Louisville Cardinals. After all, they were the team with a man of God (the Rev. Edward Bradley) on their bench.
Veteran observers of basketball in Louisville never thought they would see the day when another Ralph Beard or Darrell Griffith would come out of Male High School.