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  • How Can Wandale Robinson Not Be Rated Among State’s Top Five Players But Yet Have Offers From Alabama, Ohio State?

    How Can Wandale Robinson Not Be Rated Among State’s Top Five Players But Yet Have Offers From Alabama, Ohio State?

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:43 AM EDT2018-07-19 08:43:08 GMT
    Wandale Robinson (Twitter Photo)Wandale Robinson (Twitter Photo)
    Wandale Robinson (Twitter Photo)Wandale Robinson (Twitter Photo)
    By LARRY VAUGHT Anyone who knows me understands that I have always believed this state has a passion for football that is way underestimated by many. However, even this die-hard football backer didn’t think he would ever see what is going on with Western Hills standout Wandale Robinson, who led the state in rushing with 2,330 yards last year and also led in scoring with 260 points. He caught six touchdown passes and returned four kicks for touchdowns, too. His speed and ...
    By LARRY VAUGHT Anyone who knows me understands that I have always believed this state has a passion for football that is way underestimated by many. However, even this die-hard football backer didn’t think he would ever see what is going on with Western Hills standout Wandale Robinson, who led the state in rushing with 2,330 yards last year and also led in scoring with 260 points. He caught six touchdown passes and returned four kicks for touchdowns, too. His speed and ...
  • Supporting Swings For Soldiers Easy Because Of Jacob Tamme, Tamme Family And Wounded Veterans

    Supporting Swings For Soldiers Easy Because Of Jacob Tamme, Tamme Family And Wounded Veterans

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:42 AM EDT2018-07-18 08:42:50 GMT
    Wounded veterans who have had specially equipped homes built for them by Swings for Soldiers stand with Jacob Tamme and former UK linebacker Avery Williamson after Monday's event.Wounded veterans who have had specially equipped homes built for them by Swings for Soldiers stand with Jacob Tamme and former UK linebacker Avery Williamson after Monday's event.
    Wounded veterans who have had specially equipped homes built for them by Swings for Soldiers stand with Jacob Tamme and former UK linebacker Avery Williamson after Monday's event.Wounded veterans who have had specially equipped homes built for them by Swings for Soldiers stand with Jacob Tamme and former UK linebacker Avery Williamson after Monday's event.
    By LARRY VAUGHT John Schlarmann is not someone you are going to find on a golf course, especially just a few weeks before the start of preseason practice for the University of Kentucky football team. Yet on Monday the Kentucky offensive line coach was at the University Club once again participating in Swings for Soldiers, the golf scramble started by Allison and Jacob Tamme nine years ago that has now raised over $1 million to build specially equipped homes for wounded veterans...
    By LARRY VAUGHT John Schlarmann is not someone you are going to find on a golf course, especially just a few weeks before the start of preseason practice for the University of Kentucky football team. Yet on Monday the Kentucky offensive line coach was at the University Club once again participating in Swings for Soldiers, the golf scramble started by Allison and Jacob Tamme nine years ago that has now raised over $1 million to build specially equipped homes for wounded veterans...
  • AAU Coach Believes Kentucky Offer Will Come For Pendleton County's Dontaie Allen

    AAU Coach Believes Kentucky Offer Will Come For Pendleton County's Dontaie Allen

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 4:59 AM EDT2018-07-17 08:59:30 GMT
    Dontaie Allen has a knack for finishing through contact and also has a high basketball IQ.Dontaie Allen has a knack for finishing through contact and also has a high basketball IQ.
    Dontaie Allen has a knack for finishing through contact and also has a high basketball IQ.Dontaie Allen has a knack for finishing through contact and also has a high basketball IQ.
    By LARRY VAUGHT For over two years Steve Quattrocchi has been telling anyone who would listen that Pendleton County wing Dontaie Allen was a top 100 talent in the 2019 recruiting class.  Now everyone is suddenly starting to believe based on the scholarship offers coming in for the 6-6 Allen, one of the top contenders for Kentucky Mr. Basketball honors this season. During AAU play in Georgia last week, he got scholarship offers from Auburn and Florida along with ones from ...
    By LARRY VAUGHT For over two years Steve Quattrocchi has been telling anyone who would listen that Pendleton County wing Dontaie Allen was a top 100 talent in the 2019 recruiting class.  Now everyone is suddenly starting to believe based on the scholarship offers coming in for the 6-6 Allen, one of the top contenders for Kentucky Mr. Basketball honors this season. During AAU play in Georgia last week, he got scholarship offers from Auburn and Florida along with ones from ...
  • J.D. Shelburne Wants To “Hang” With As Many UK Fans As Possible During His Time At Barbasol Championship Saturday

    J.D. Shelburne Wants To “Hang” With As Many UK Fans As Possible During His Time At Barbasol Championship Saturday

    Monday, July 16 2018 6:00 AM EDT2018-07-16 10:00:25 GMT
    Singer J.D. Shelburne talked with WLEX personalities Lee Cruse and Hayley Harmon about his concert at the Barbasol Championship Saturday.Singer J.D. Shelburne talked with WLEX personalities Lee Cruse and Hayley Harmon about his concert at the Barbasol Championship Saturday.
    Singer J.D. Shelburne talked with WLEX personalities Lee Cruse and Hayley Harmon about his concert at the Barbasol Championship Saturday.Singer J.D. Shelburne talked with WLEX personalities Lee Cruse and Hayley Harmon about his concert at the Barbasol Championship Saturday.
    By LARRY VAUGHT Because he’s not an avid golfer, excuse country singer J.D. Shelburne for not knowing what the Barbasol Championship was when he got a call inquiring about him playing during the PGA Tour stop in Jessamine County this week. However, it didn’t take long for the Kentucky native — who now lives in Nashville — to figure out what a “big deal” the golf tournament is and quickly say yes to playing a concert at Keene Trace Golf Club Saturd...
    By LARRY VAUGHT Because he’s not an avid golfer, excuse country singer J.D. Shelburne for not knowing what the Barbasol Championship was when he got a call inquiring about him playing during the PGA Tour stop in Jessamine County this week. However, it didn’t take long for the Kentucky native — who now lives in Nashville — to figure out what a “big deal” the golf tournament is and quickly say yes to playing a concert at Keene Trace Golf Club Saturd...
  • Being Picked To Win SEC Not A Total Surprise To Kentucky Coach Craig Skinner

    Being Picked To Win SEC Not A Total Surprise To Kentucky Coach Craig Skinner

    Thursday, July 12 2018 4:47 AM EDT2018-07-12 08:47:26 GMT
    Madison Lilley (3) is one of three UK players on the preseason all-SEC volleyball team. (Vicky Graff Photo)Madison Lilley (3) is one of three UK players on the preseason all-SEC volleyball team. (Vicky Graff Photo)
    Madison Lilley (3) is one of three UK players on the preseason all-SEC volleyball team. (Vicky Graff Photo)Madison Lilley (3) is one of three UK players on the preseason all-SEC volleyball team. (Vicky Graff Photo)
    By LARRY VAUGHT Kentucky volleyball has never been picked to win the Southeastern Conference championship— at least not until this year. Yet as impressive as that is, it’s even more impressive that despite the loss of some experienced stars off last year’s team that shared the SEC title that being picked to win the title was not a surprise to Kentucky coach Craig Skinner. “In some ways it was kind of expected that we would be first or second. It is not a sur...
    By LARRY VAUGHT Kentucky volleyball has never been picked to win the Southeastern Conference championship— at least not until this year. Yet as impressive as that is, it’s even more impressive that despite the loss of some experienced stars off last year’s team that shared the SEC title that being picked to win the title was not a surprise to Kentucky coach Craig Skinner. “In some ways it was kind of expected that we would be first or second. It is not a sur...
  • Josh Teater Would Love To Have Rich Brooks At Barbasol Championship In July

    Josh Teater Would Love To Have Rich Brooks At Barbasol Championship In July

    Thursday, June 28 2018 10:04 AM EDT2018-06-28 14:04:05 GMT
    Josh Teater, right, hopes fans understand how many good players will be playing in the Barbasol Championship. (Larry Vaught Photo)Josh Teater, right, hopes fans understand how many good players will be playing in the Barbasol Championship. (Larry Vaught Photo)
    Josh Teater, right, hopes fans understand how many good players will be playing in the Barbasol Championship. (Larry Vaught Photo)Josh Teater, right, hopes fans understand how many good players will be playing in the Barbasol Championship. (Larry Vaught Photo)

    By LARRY VAUGHT Former Kentucky football coach Rich Brooks enjoys playing golf and there’s no one that golfer Josh Teater would rather see back in the Bluegrass for the Barbasol Championship at Keene Trace Golf Club in Jessamine County in mid-July. Teater, a Kentucky native, is currently 22nd on the Web.com Tour with $108,643 in winnings, including two top 10 finishes. The top 25 money winners earn a PGA TOUR card for 2019. Teater and Brooks became friends through social medi...

    By LARRY VAUGHT Former Kentucky football coach Rich Brooks enjoys playing golf and there’s no one that golfer Josh Teater would rather see back in the Bluegrass for the Barbasol Championship at Keene Trace Golf Club in Jessamine County in mid-July. Teater, a Kentucky native, is currently 22nd on the Web.com Tour with $108,643 in winnings, including two top 10 finishes. The top 25 money winners earn a PGA TOUR card for 2019. Teater and Brooks became friends through social medi...

  • UK Commit Tyrese Maxey Likes Being Able To Expand Game With Team USA

    UK Commit Tyrese Maxey Likes Being Able To Expand Game With Team USA

    Monday, June 11 2018 8:59 AM EDT2018-06-11 12:59:31 GMT
    By LARRY VAUGHT He’s been heavily pursued by some of the nation’s best college basketball coaches, including John Calipari, but Texas junior guard Tyrese Maxey was thrilled to make the USA under 18 team that is playing in the FIBA Americas Championship this week. “It is a great accomplishment to represent my country and spend time with all these great athletes. I just went into it with a positive attitude, played my game and did what the coach wanted,” said M...
    By LARRY VAUGHT He’s been heavily pursued by some of the nation’s best college basketball coaches, including John Calipari, but Texas junior guard Tyrese Maxey was thrilled to make the USA under 18 team that is playing in the FIBA Americas Championship this week. “It is a great accomplishment to represent my country and spend time with all these great athletes. I just went into it with a positive attitude, played my game and did what the coach wanted,” said M...
  • Former UK Standout George Adams Loves The Way Benny Snell Runs

    Former UK Standout George Adams Loves The Way Benny Snell Runs

    Monday, May 28 2018 6:00 AM EDT2018-05-28 10:00:18 GMT
    George Adams, left, with his son and wife at the NFL draft where the Jets picked his son in the first round. Adams thinks UK running back Benny Snell will be a good NFL player.George Adams, left, with his son and wife at the NFL draft where the Jets picked his son in the first round. Adams thinks UK running back Benny Snell will be a good NFL player.
    George Adams, left, with his son and wife at the NFL draft where the Jets picked his son in the first round. Adams thinks UK running back Benny Snell will be a good NFL player.George Adams, left, with his son and wife at the NFL draft where the Jets picked his son in the first round. Adams thinks UK running back Benny Snell will be a good NFL player.

    By LARRY VAUGHT George Adams appreciates what Benny Snell has done at Kentucky the last two years and also understands how difficult it could be for the junior running back to maintain that success this season. “It’s real hard for a kid to be able to run the way he is running year after year,” said Adams, a former UK running back and former first-round NFL draft pick....

    By LARRY VAUGHT George Adams appreciates what Benny Snell has done at Kentucky the last two years and also understands how difficult it could be for the junior running back to maintain that success this season. “It’s real hard for a kid to be able to run the way he is running year after year,” said Adams, a former UK running back and former first-round NFL draft pick....

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