Lincoln Henzman Wins Stopper Of The Year

Prior to their game against Texas A&M tomorrow in the College World Series, UofL closing pitcher Lincoln Henzman was awarded the Stopper Of The Year award by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association this afternoon. Henzman is the second Cardinal to win the award (Nick Burdi, 2014), and his 16 saves rank #2 in all…

Stowers Four RBI Pushes Louisville To Fifth Straight Super Regional

  In a game that featured five lead changes, 21 combined hits and four errors, the nearly four-hour broadway at Jim Patterson Stadium produced a lot of drama. But for Louisville baseball, this story would not end in tragedy again. Stowers’ four RBI day, including scoring the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, propelled Louisville to an 8-7 victory over Xavier….

Around The Bases: ACC Tournament Primer

After dropping their final three games to close the 2017 regular season, the Cardinals are looking to rebound in the ACC Tournament. Despite the three-game skid, U of L earned the number one seed after a rain-out cancelled the Saturday series finale against Florida State. The Cardinals will host Florida State and Notre Dame in…

McDonnell, McKay & Hairston Awarded ACC Honors

The Atlantic Coast Conference announced their 2017 Baseball Honors this afternoon, and 3 Louisville Cardinals were awarded these honors. Coach Dan McDonnell was awarded Coach of the Year for an ACC record three straight times, Devin Hairston was awarded the inaugural Defensive Player of the Year, and Brendan McKay was awarded Player of the Year.

Around the Bases: May 16, 2017

Breaking news: Louisville baseball continues to be dominant, now standing at 46-6 and again the consensus #2 team in the country. It was another stellar week for the Cardinals, as #2 Louisville got four big wins over #25 Vanderbilt and #7 Clemson. The victories against the Tigers earned U of L its third straight Atlantic Division…

Final Pitch: Louisville Sweeps Omaha and EKU Easily

Following a successful three-game stretch in Florida, the Cardinals returned home to start their 2017 home slate, beginning their eight game home stretch at Jim Patterson Stadium. Louisville Destroys EKU 19-3 The week began with thunderous authority, as U of L downed Eastern Kentucky 19-3 in its home opener. The day was led by All-American candidates Devin Hairston (4-4,…

Louisville Announces 2016 Summer Baseball Assignments

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Following its fourth straight NCAA Super Regional appearance and a second straight ACC Atlantic Division championship, the Louisville baseball program kicked off its preparations for the 2017 season Monday with the announcement of the team’s summer baseball assignments.   The Cardinals have 18 underclassmen assigned to four different wooden bat leagues as…

Cards Defeat Wake 3-1 (Recap)

Press Release UofL Baseball SID Garett Wall   WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Shortstop Devin Hairston homered and drove in two runs while lefthander Brendan McKay won his fourth consecutive start as the No. 4 Louisville baseball opened its weekend series at Wake Forest with a 3-1 victory on Thursday night at David F. Couch Ballpark.  …

#5 Louisville Beats #10 NC State 4-2 To Clinch Series

  PRESS RELEASE Garett Wall UofL Baseball SID LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Powered by a four-run fifth inning and seven quality innings from junior lefthander Drew Harrington, the fifth-ranked Louisville baseball team continued its dominance at Jim Patterson Stadium with Saturday afternoon’s 4-2 series-clinching win over No. 10 NC State. The Cardinals (41-10, 18-8 ACC) won their 17th…

CardinalSportsZone Podcast 5/18/15: Rules Changes, NBA Draft and Baseball History!!!

If you didn’t or couldn’t listen to the CardinalSportsZone podcast live today, it’s available here!  We talk NCAA Men’s rule changes, NBA Draft and UofLBaseball history!! We have a podcast tab where all episodes will be kept. You can also favorite CardinalSportsZone.com/podcast in your browser. The CardinalSportsZone podcast is available on iTunes! Click on the badge…