back for a long run

For two racetracks on Central Avenue in their respective cities, the first week of May evokes different associations. All is fresh at Churchill Downs in Louisville as the spring meet is underway and the biggest race of the year is approaching early. Since 1875, the track has hosted its first spring race, something like NASCAR … Read more

Dubyuhnell wins Remsen, Malathaat sister Julia Shining takes Demoiselle

Dubyuhnell showed his talent, delivering a determined mid-length win over Arctic Arrogance in a sloppy refresh of the $250,000 Grade 2 Brake Stakes on December 3 at Aqueduct. The win brought the stallion’s record to 2-on-3 and made him a potential player for next year’s Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve. With Saturday’s win, Dubyuhnell … Read more

The Dunk family is not happy with Reading Recovery

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Some families in Kentucky say a reading program designed to help young students isn’t working. what you need to know Reading Recovery is an intervention for first graders who have difficulties with early reading and writing The Dunk family put 3 out of 5 children through the program Since 2004, the state … Read more

Cuatro De Julio is an interesting newcomer

by Alan Leavitt Of a number of interesting trotter stallions who entered the stud in 23, I will start with Cuatro De Julio as he was a proud Kentucky product. Cuatro is a sire of Trixton and out of Clarabelle by Ready Cash. For those of us with long memories, Clarabelle was a famous cow … Read more

Demoiselle Stakes 2022 Replay | JULIA SHINING wins as big as big sister MALATHAAT; New favorite for Kentucky Oaks 2023?

Julia Shining won the Demoislle Stakes 2022 (G2) at Aqueduct and scored her first 10 points for the Kentucky Oaks 2023 (G1), just like her big sister Malathaat 2 years ago. Tell us your thoughts in the comment section! STRIKE *thumbs up* ~ HIT *subscribe* ~ ROLL the *notification* bell race results Get Racing Dudes … Read more

Wildcats sweep through western Kentucky to advance to Sweet 16

The 12th-seeded Kentucky volleyball team used 13 kills from Azhani Tealer and 13 tackles from Eleanor Beavin to become the first team in the country to secure their place in the Made the NCAA Volleyball Tournament Sweet 16. 16, 25-21) The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers sweep at the Memorial Coliseum on Friday night. … Read more

The Nebraska volleyball team traveled to Louisville for the Sweet 16

Full John Cook press conference after defeating Kansas, December 2nd For the third time in the past eight years, Nebraska’s route to the NCAA Volleyball Final Four has passed through the state of Kentucky. Nebraska will travel to Louisville, Kentucky for the Sweet 16 later this week. That became official on Saturday when region … Read more