Five hitters had multiple hits for the Bowling Green Bootleggers (80-36) in a 10-2 victory over the Wilmington Blue Rocks (52-62) at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green, Kentucky on Thursday night. The two teams will play the third game of the series on Friday with a 6:35 PM CT first pitch.
WKU Soccer went down a goal at Marshall on Thursday night early in the second half, but the Lady Toppers scored two goals in the span of almost nine minutes of game time to claim the overtime road win to open Conference USA play.
The Bowling Green Hot Rods, High-A affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays, are excited to reveal their High-A East schedule for the 2022 season. The 132-game schedule includes 66 home games at Bowling Green Ballpark as the Hot Rods also welcome two new opponents to Bowling Green.
The Franklin Simpson Wildcats hosted the Russellville Panthers to a doubleheader in soccer for the boys and girls. Russellville took the girl’s game while Franklin-Simpson came back with a win for the boys.
The Bowling Green Hot Rods (75-36) and the Wilmington Blue Rocks (52-61) game scheduled for Wednesday has been canceled due to rain. The two teams will not make up the contest and Thursday’s game will begin with a 6:35 PM CT first pitch as scheduled.
Hilltopper Golf was led by junior Luke Fuller in the final day of the Jim Rivers Intercollegiate hosted by Louisiana Tech as he tied his career-low, 4-under 68. He moved up 43 spots on the individual leaderboard in the final day of the competition. WKU finished 18th as a squad after posting a final-round, 14-over 302.
The Bowling Green Hot Rods (79-35) were dealt a shutout loss in a 10-0 defeat by the Wilmington Blue Rock (52-61) on Tuesday night at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The Hot Rods continue their final homestand of the regular season with an 11:00 AM CT first pitch on Wednesday.
WKU Football quarterback Bailey Zappe was voted Conference USA Co-Offensive Player of the Week, the league announced Monday. He becomes the fifth different Hilltopper quarterback to earn the honor since WKU joined the league prior to the 2014 season.
Kyler Murray scored five touchdowns and linebacker Chandler Jones had a career-high five sacks as the Arizona Cardinals simply dominated the Tennessee Titans 38-13 for a big road win to open the season.
Osleivis Basabe led the team with three hits and a homer while Grant Witherspoon tied the club record for homers in a single season in the Bowling Green Hot Rods (79-35) 9-3 victory over the Winston-Salem Dash (41-72) in the series finale and final regular-season road game of 2021.
The Bowling Green Hot Rods (76-34) clinched a postseason berth after a 3-2 win in game one, and split a doubleheader with the Winston-Salem Dash (41-69) after a 9-5 loss in game two at Truist Stadium in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
The Bowling Green Hot Rods (75-34) and the Winston-Salem Dash (40-68) game scheduled for Wednesday has been postponed due to rain. The two teams will make up the contest as part of a doubleheader on Thursday, September 9, with the first pitch of game-one at 4:30 PM CT.
When WKU defeated the Army Black Knights, 17-8, back in 2019, the game featured a defensive war of attrition. This weekend, the Hilltoppers hope to outmatch that performance in West Point when they rematch Army.
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Senior Kenlie Barrett continues to lead WKU Women’s Golf at the USA Intercollegiate. After shooting an even-par 72 in the second round of the tournament, Barrett is tied for 11th on the individual leaderboard
Two undefeated teams entered Sunday’s match between WKU and Louisville and the Lady Toppers were the team that emerged victorious. WKU notched a 1-0 win against the Cardinals for the second consecutive season.