Friday, April 28, 2023


University of Louisville News & Perspectives

Hailey Van Lith takes her Robin role to Louisiana State University after three years at UofL (Mike DeZarn photo).

Van Lith ghosts UofL women for the Bayou

This old guy is still mystified as to why Hailey Van Lith departed the University of Louisville women’s basketball team. After ghosting her fans at UofL, she has finally landed at Louisiana State University where she will be coached by the fiery Kim Mulkey. This

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Sacred Heart Academy is dominating high school basketball in the state (Courier-Journal photo).

Louisville women’s basketball missing out on Sacred Heart stars

This writer has never been one to check recruiting services for the next great super stars.   But it’s obvious that the University of Louisville women’s basketball team has missed out on some major prospects from the community over the years. Grace Berger, a former

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Caitlyn Clark a reoccurring nightmare with 41 points to end the UofL women's basketballl season. (Screen shot).

Superwoman Caitlin Clark ends Louisville dream chase

An extraordinary performance by one of the college basketball’s best shooters ever was required to bring an end to the University of Louisville women’s season in the Elite Eight of the NCAA basketball tournament.  Let’s be clear, Caitlin Clark of Iowa is the personification of

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Hailey Van Lith comes ready to play, leading all scorers with 26 points (UofL photo).

Louisville women outlast Drake, back to the Sweet 16

These two opponents could play 10 games at the same blistering pace and the outcomes would be as unpredictable as was the opening NCAA tournament round game between the University of Louisville and the Drake Bulldogs basketball teams. Drake will be as good as they

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Mykasa Robinson can't hold back the tears after being introduced at her final home game at the KFC Yum! Center (Mike DeZarn photo).

Louisville seniors finish big despite loss to Irish

Senior Day for the University of Louisville women’s basketball team should have had a happier ending. Too much talent, too much good people in seniors Mykasa Robinson, Liz Dixon, Noriko Konno, Morgan Jones, Chrislyn Carr, and Josie Williams to go out on a losing note.

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Hailey Van Lith leads the University of Louisville women on a fast break down court, followed by Mykasa Robinson and Merissah Russell (Mike DeZarn photo).

Louisville women cling to four seed in ACC tourney

The University of Louisville women’s basketball team’s regular season is coming down to the wire with only one game remaining. A top-four seeding in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament at risk in their game on Thursday before 8,211 at the KFC Yum! Center. The Cardinals

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Norika Konno is earning more playing time, and comes off her best game at UofL with 12 points against Clemson (Mike DeZarn photo).

Notre Dame poses a hurdle for Louisville women

The University of Louisville women’s basketball team has won four straight games going into a big game against Notre Dame at South Bend, Thursday. A major test for the Cardinals, the Irish currently ranked 12th in the nation with a 20-4 won-lost record, 10-3 in

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