Hoppers Baseball: Following a 90 minute weather delay, the Hoptown Hoppers played the longest game of the season not only in time at over four hours, but in length with 13 innings as the Hoppers lost to Fulton 7-5 in game two of the Ohio Valley League championship series at Tiger Field.
Then in the 9th, pinch runner Geordie Carlson scored the tying run after appearing to be out at the plate on a hit by Derek Ferch, but the ball popped out of the glove of
The teams remained tied until the 12th when Matt Scrzpiec doubled, then stole third later in the inning and scored when John Beary’s throw went into left field. The Hoppers tied the game again in the bottom of the 12th on back to back doubles by John Beary and Brad Sevenish.
The game to determine the Ohio Valley League champion is set for 7:05 this evening at Tiger Field, with pre game at 6:45 on News/Talk WHOP and online at whopam.com.
College Football: The Louisville Cardinals were made the heavy favorites by the media to win the league title in its first and only year in the American Athletic Conference.
The Cardinals received 28 of 30 first place votes from the media during the AAC’s media day Wednesday, with
Meanwhile, the Wildcats lost out on two other recruits, including the top junior in
The Wildcats also learned that offensive lineman Brady Taylor of
The Knoxville News Sentinel reports junior Justin Worley and redshirt freshman Nathan Peterman are jointly listed as number one. It’s the first depth chart new coach Butch Jones has released in his eight month tenure.
The Racers will only practice once daily during camp and all practices during the week are scheduled for 8 am. They will hold two scrimmages during camp, August 10th and 17th. MSU will close out camp with the annual Meet the Racers Day on August 24th. All practices are open to the public.
Austin Peay announced Wednesday that longtime defensive coordinator Granville Eastman has added the title of assistant head coach. New Governors coach Kirby Cannon also announced Marcus Gildersleeve, who has been an offensive assistant for the last seven seasons, will be the Governors offensive coordinator.
The school also announced in a news release that Brandon Jordan, who played on the offensive line for Coach Cannon at Missouri S&T, will serve as graduate assistant working with the offensive line and tight ends.
NFL: Rookie Tennessee Titans offensive lineman Chance Warmack was in
Golf: A couple of local juniors concluded play in the Kentucky PGA Junior Tour’s Tournament of Champions Tuesday at Oxmoor Country Club in
The PGA of America announced Tuesday the 76th Senior PGA Championship presented by Kitchen Aid to French Lick Resort in southern
The Senior PGA will be the fourth major championship hosted by French Lick Resort, which hosted the 1924 PGA Championship and the 1959 and 1960 LPGA Championship.