TWICA: September 4th

It’s that time of the week again folks, time to look at the past week of Cardinal Athletics. This week, however, I’m going to change things up. Where it is applicable, I will start offering my (not-so-expert) predictions! Without further adieu, let’s get into it! #9 Men’s Soccer (2-0-0) Vs Georgia State: W, 1-0 Vs…

TWICA: August 27th

Fall sports are now getting into full gear, and you know what that means? That’s right TWICA is back in full force! For this week, I’m going to stick to the same format you know and love, but look out for next week’s edition where I’ll implement some brand new ideas for the 2018-2019 sports…

Holly Aprile Takes Over Louisville Softball

Late Saturday Night it was announced that ACC 2018 Coach of Year Holly Aprile from Pittsburgh would be the next softball coach for the Louisville Cardinals. Then, on Sunday morning University of Pittsburgh announced that she would be leaving. She spent the past 11 years at Pittsburgh as head coach before that she was an…

Cards Add Kristian Varner To UnCaged19

On Saturday afternoon, 2019 UofL Football recruiting target Kristian Varner from Hiram, GA committed to UofL while he was on an unofficial visit. Beyond blessed… pic.twitter.com/U4pX0RUMrP — X..ひ (@VarnerKristian) June 9, 2018 Varner, a 3 Star 6’4 240 lbs DE, plays for Hiram High School. He picked Louisville over Tennessee, Iowa State, Western Kentucky, among…

Coach Sandy Pearsall Retires

On Tuesday, Coach Sandy Pearsall announced her retirement effectively immediately. Sandy led the Cards to 718 victories, 6 Conference Championships, & 13 NCAA Tournament Appearances. She had been with the Cardinals since the program started in 2000. Coach Pearsall stated in her final press conference “It is with mixed emotions that I have decided to…

Cards Add Richmond Grad Transfer Khwan Fore

On Saturday Afternoon, Coach Chris Mack and staff received word that Richmond grad transfer Khwan Fore will be wearing a Cardinal uniform this upcoming season. Louisville has landed Richmond grad transfer Khwan Fore, source told ESPN. Eligible immediately. 11.0 PPG, 2.7 APG. — Jeff Borzello (@jeffborzello) June 2, 2018 Khwan originally committed to Tennessee in…

Three Cardinals Gain All ACC Honors

On Tuesday, the ACC announced all conference teams for Softball which included 3 Cardinals. Sidney Melton & Megan Hensley was named to the first team all conference. Freshman Maddy Newman was named to the All Freshman Team. Congrats to these ladies on excellent season. The Cards will take on Syracuse at 1pm Wednesday in the…

Cards Take Down Thundering Herd 13-10

On Wednesday afternoon, the Cardinals played the Thundering Herd of Marshall University. This was the final home game of the season. The Cards jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the 1st inning with a single by senior Jena Jordan. Nicole Pufahl helped lead the charge in the bottom of the 3rd plating 2 runs…

Hensley Takes The Sweep of Weekly Awards

On Tuesday, Junior Pitcher Megan Hensley was announced as NFCA (National Fastpitch Coaches Association) & USA Softball Collegiate National Player of The Week. She also picked up ACC Pitcher of the week. Hensley pitched all three contests against Boston College only allowing 3 runs and striking out 7 batters. Meagan was hitting .500 average &…

TWICA: March 26th

Welcome back to This Week In Cardinal Athletics ladies and gentlemen, now without wasting any time, let’s jump right into it! Women’s Golf Our women’s golf team placed 8th out of 12 at the Evans Derby Experience last week, with Lauren Hartlage leading the Cards with 2-under par for the event, tying for 17th place…

TWICA: March 12th

Welcome back ladies and gentlemen, to This Week In Cardinal Athletics (sorry for the long lay-off by the way)! Our Spring sports are in full swing (As well as both basketball teams heading into the post-season), so let’s get started! Softball (19-5) Vs Bradley: W 10-8 Vs UMASS: W 5-4 Vs UMASS: L 2-5 Vs…