• Welcome!
    |
    ||
    Logout|My Dashboard
  • Subscribe

Bowling Green Daily News: Sports

Sports

rss feed
pause

NCAA tourney victory next goal for Lady Tops

Western Kentucky has accomplished plenty in its first three seasons under Michelle Clark-Heard.

  • icon Posted: May 03

Headlines

Sunday 05/03/2015
Three Tops sign with NFL teams

Add three more Hilltoppers to the NFL ranks.

Comments (0)
more »
Logan girls, South boys take titles

Longtime Logan County track coach Greg Howard couldn’t remember a victory as big as the one his girls’ team took Saturday.

Comments (0)
more »
Saturday 05/02/2015
Marberry leaving Hilltopper program

Western Kentucky men's basketball walk-on Rob Marberry is leaving the Hilltopper program, his mother, Mickie Marberry, confirmed to the Daily News on Saturday.

Comments (0)
more »
Hilltoppers give up late lead at MTSU

The Western Kentucky baseball team gave up three eighth-inning runs Friday and saw a late two-run lead turn into a 5-4 loss at Middle Tennessee.

Comments (0)
more »

AP Sports News

Video

VIDEO: Harnage wills Spartans to win

South Warren pitcher Chandler Harnage had to overcome some tough circumstances Tuesday night a...

VIDEO: Isable sets tone for SWHS

South Warren eighth-grade outfielder Alexis Isable set the tone in the Spartans’ 15-0, four-innin...

VIDEO: WKU pitcher Kramer talks no-hitter Saturday against Charlotte

Western Kentucky senior pitcher Miranda Kramer talks after pitching a no-hitter Saturday in a 3-1...

VIDEO: Brown sets table for BG baseball

Bowling Green’s Luke Brown paved the way for a Purples rout of Warren Central on Monday night.

Latest NASCAR news

Saturday 05/02/2015
Hilltoppers give up late lead at MTSU

The Western Kentucky baseball team gave up three eighth-inning runs Friday and saw a late two-run lead turn into a 5-4 loss at Middle Tennessee.

Comments (0)
Hot Rods belt Lugnuts

The Bowling Green Hot Rods' Casey Gillaspie, Justin Williams and Nick Ciuffo all cranked solo home runs Friday off Lansing (Mich.) Lugnuts starter Starlyn Suriel in 6-1 series-opening win at Cooley Law School Stadium.

Comments (0)
Jones signs with Union College

Warren Central offensive tackle/defensive end Walter Jones signed Friday to play college football at Union College.

Comments (0)

More Headlines

Saturday 05/02/2015
New champions to be crowned at Region 4 tennis tournament

Turnover is the story for this year’s Region 4 tennis tournament.

Comments (0)
Lady Tops trying to ignite bats before postseason play begins

Miranda Kramer has been dealing all season in the circle for the Western Kentucky softball team.

Comments (0)
Friday 05/01/2015
Toppers pursuing English duo, including 7-1 center

Western Kentucky is pursuing a 7-foot-1 English post player with a reputation for smarts and less than three years of experience playing the sport.

Comments (0)
Hot Rods' pitchers on strong run

The Bowling Green Hot Rods' strong pitching continued Thursday in a 5-0 win at Great Lakes (Mich.).

Comments (0)
SLIDE SHOW: WEHS baseball and softball notch wins
Comments (0)
Re-energized Raiders take down Bowling Green

Warren East baseball coach Wes Sanford felt like his team had its best practice of the season Wednesday.

Comments (0)
Shryock, South sweep Central

Cameron Shryock had a role in each of South Warren's three wins over Warren Central this week.

Comments (0)
East dominates in rare win at Greenwood

Katie Gardner was in second grade the last time Warren East softball beat Greenwood.

Comments (0)
South Warren wins 13th straight game

One day after a District 14 romp, the South Warren softball team handled some pressure.

Comments (0)
Thursday 04/30/2015
HILLTOPPER FOCUS: WKU recruiting 7-1 center, 6-4 guard from England's Barking Abbey School; both could visit soon

Western Kentucky is pursuing a 7-foot-1 English post player with a reputation for smarts and less than three years of experience playing the sport.

Comments (0)
WKU begins late-season push with series at MTSU

The Western Kentucky baseball team dictated the road it must take over the remainder of the regular season when it was swept at home by Rice last weekend.

Comments (0)
WKU finalizes series with Indiana, hosting Hoosiers in 2021

The Western Kentucky football program announced Thursday a new three-game series with Indiana, including a visit from the Hoosiers to Houchens-Smith Stadium in 2021.

Comments (0)
HILLTOPPER FOCUS: WKU football finalizes series with Indiana, will host Hoosiers in 2021

The Western Kentucky football program announced Thursday a new three-game series with Indiana, including a visit from the Hoosiers to Houchens-Smith Stadium in 2021.

Comments (0)
VIDEO: Harnage wills Spartans to win

South Warren pitcher Chandler Harnage had to overcome some tough circumstances Tuesday night against Warren Central.

Comments (0)
VIDEO: Isable sets tone for SWHS

South Warren eighth-grade outfielder Alexis Isable set the tone in the Spartans’ 15-0, four-inning win over Bowling Green on Wednesday at South Warren.

Comments (0)
Toppers adding 'unbelievable shooter'

Who exactly is Kristaps Gluditis?

Comments (0)
Blackman, Haag earn all-conference honors

For the first time in program history, two Western Kentucky women’s golfers were named all-conference in the same season Tuesday as junior Ellinor Haag and freshman Georgina Blackman garnered All-Conference USA third team honors.

Comments (0)
Hot Rods fall late at Great Lakes

The Bowling Green Hot Rods let a four-run lead slip away Wednesday, falling 8-7 at Great Lakes (Mich.).

Comments (0)
Greenwood tennis beats Central Hardin

The Greenwood girls’ tennis team beat Central Hardin 3-2 on Wednesday at Greenwood.

Comments (0)
WKU gets 10-6 win at Austin Peay

The Western Kentucky baseball team threw the first punch and didn’t look back Wednesday at Austin Peay, as the Hilltoppers capitalized on several Governor miscues to win its eighth straight midweek contest at Raymond C. Hand Park with a 10-6 victory.

Comments (0)
Region 4 opponents for baseball/softball set

Pairings were announced Wednesday for the state prep baseball and softball tournaments.

Comments (0)
WKU's loses 1-0 on Louisville's solo homer

The Western Kentucky softball team found itself in another pitchers’ duel Wednesday at Louisville, but the Cardinals’ solo home run was enough to lift them to a 1-0 victory.

Comments (0)
HILLTOPPER FOCUS: WKU reportedly to get visit from 7-1 English center

Western Kentucky might still have its eyes toward overseas talent in the spring signing period.

Comments (0)
Harnage wills Spartans to win

South Warren pitcher Chandler Harnage had to overcome some tough circumstances Tuesday night against Warren Central.

Comments (0)
Isable sets tone for SWHS

South Warren eighth-grade outfielder Alexis Isable set the tone in the Spartans’ 15-0, four-inning win over Bowling Green on Wednesday at South Warren.

Comments (0)
SLIDE SHOW: South Warren clinches top seed in District 14
Comments (0)
South Warren clinches top seed in District 14

The South Warren softball team wrapped up the top seed in the District 14 Tournament on Wednesday with a 15-0, four-inning win over visiting Bowling Green.

Comments (0)
Wednesday 04/29/2015
Kolbe relishes chance to join Heard's staff

The chance to join Michelle Clark-Heard’s staff at Western Kentucky was one Melissa Kolbe said she couldn’t turn down.

Comments (0)
Lovan comes out of his shell on AAU circuit

Tavin Lovan was in over his head, or so he thought.

Comments (0)
Gluditis' coach says WKU adding 'unbelievable shooter'

Who exactly is Kristaps Gluditis?

Comments (0)
Thomas, other former WKU players ready for NFL draft

Western Kentucky cornerback Cam Thomas isn't nervous about having his future decided this week.

Comments (0)
South Warren wins city-county meet, several records broken

South Warren swept the City-County Track and Field Invitational on Tuesday at Greenwood High School, winning both the boys' and girls' team titles.

Comments (0)
McDaniel signs with UVA-Wise

South Warren product Zach McDaniel signed over the weekend to play basketball for the University of Virginia at Wise.

Comments (0)
Hot Rods blank Great Lakes

Brent Honeywell and Hunter Wood combined on a two-hit shutout as the Bowling Green Hot Rods beat Great Lakes (Mich.) 1-0 on Tuesday at Dow Diamond in Midland, Mich.

Comments (0)
Purples stay hot with win over Warren East

The Bowling Green baseball team continues to pick up steam Tuesday with an 8-2 win over Warren East at South Warren High School.

Comments (0)
Harnage overcomes Spartans' defensive woes in district win

South Warren did everything it could defensively to lose a game Tuesday night.

Comments (0)
Tuesday 04/28/2015
WKU beats Austin Peay 6-5 in 10 innings

Western Kentucky true freshman Steven Kraft found himself on base several times Tuesday in his first career start, but had no runs to show for it.

Comments (0)
SLIDE SHOW: Baseball double header at South Warren
Comments (0)
WKU football announces high school summer camp dates

The Western Kentucky football team has opened registration for its five-stop high school summer football camp.

Comments (0)
Beckham, Aguirre lead WKU in C-USA tourney

Western Kentucky golfers Brandon Beckham and Trey Aguirre tied for 23rd place Tuesday at the Conference USA Men's Golf Championships in Texarkana, Ark.

Comments (0)
Lady Tops set to visit Louisville

The Western Kentucky softball team plays its final midweek game of the regular season at 5 p.m. CDT Wednesday at Louisville.

Comments (0)
Latvian guard Gluditis commits to WKU

Western Kentucky picked up a commitment Tuesday from Kristaps Gluditis, a 6-foot-4, 180-pound guard from Riga, Latvia.

Comments (0)
HILLTOPPER FOCUS: WKU adds commitment from Latvian guard Kristaps Gluditis

Western Kentucky picked up a surprise commitment - at least to the general public - Tuesday from Kristaps Gluditis, a 6-foot-4, 180-pound guard from Riga, Latvia.

Comments (0)
Givens, Rich named to Ky. All-Stars

A Western Kentucky signee and a local high school star will both represent the state in the Kentucky-Indiana All-Star series this summer.

Comments (0)
HILLTOPPER FOCUS: Former WKU star Lee off to hot start in NBA playoffs

Former Western Kentucky star Courtney Lee has been on a tear to start the NBA playoffs.

Comments (0)
HILLTOPPER FOCUS: Broncos waive former WKU star Quanterus Smith

The Denver Broncos announced Tuesday that they've waived former Western Kentucky star Quanterus Smith.

Comments (0)
Tops cast wide net in hunt for post players

The Western Kentucky men’s basketball team continues to cast its net this month in an attempt to land one – if not multiple – post players during the spring signing period.

Comments (0)
Fant working out with WKU football program

Western Kentucky senior forward George Fant has had an apparent change of heart.

Comments (0)
Hot Rods hit road, aim to stay hot

The Bowling Green Hot Rods will try to stay hot when they open a six-game road trip at 5:05 p.m. CDT today at Great Lakes (Mich.), the first of three games with the Los Angeles Dodgers affiliate.

Comments (0)
WKU faces Austin Peay in home-and-home midweek series

The Western Kentucky baseball team begins its final five-game week of the regular season today when it hosts Austin Peay at 6 p.m. at Nick Denes Field in the first game of a home-and-home midweek series with the Governors.

Comments (0)