Former Wildcat DeMarcus Cousins and Louisville swimming sensation Kelsi Worrell might be the most recognizable athletes with Kentucky ties at this year’s Summer Olympics, but the commonwealth boasts 15 other athletes pursuing Olympic glory this month and two coaches trying to help. One of those coaches, Kentucky track Coach Edrick Floreal goes to Rio mostly on his own accord as unpaid personal coach to UK sophomore Jasmine Camacho-Quinn, the first-ever freshman winner of the NCAA 100 meter hurdles title, and former UK athletes Leah Nugent and Rondel Sorrillo. Fencer Lee Kiefer of Paul Laurence Dunbar goes into her event as the third-ranked women’s foil fencer in the world.
Kentucky State Police said Devante Hall, 24, of Dayton, Ohio, was arrested Friday in Montgomery County, Ohio, on charges in the killings of Brandy N. Davidson, 25, of Stanton, and Devin J. Payton, 33, of Georgetown.
The judge ruled the “cartoon” representation is legal, denies Family Foundation motion for summary judgment. Wingate also granted the foundation more time to respond to tracks motion to rule games parimutuel.