Watch Lexington Catholic players celebrate after defeating host Paul Laurence Dunbar in the boys’ 43rd District finals. The game was tied 1-1 after regulation and two five-minute overtime periods, resulting in a round of penalty kicks that Catholic won, 4-3.
95-year-old Elias "Shug" White is the oldest known horseman from the Kentucky Association track, which lasted more than 100 years in downtown Lexington. He made an appearance in the winner’s circle at Keeneland on Friday during the opening day of the fall meet.
St. Xavier and Trinity have played at least one time each year beginning with the 1956 season. Between their annual regular-season contests and frequent playoff clashes, they’ve played 83 times. In 2017 edition of the match up, Trinity routed St. X 28-0.
Former UK football player Nate Northington was honored at the UK game against Eastern Michigan for his 50th anniversary for breaking the color barrier in the Southeastern Conference. He was also honored by Mayor Jim Gray, who marked Sept. 30, 2017, as Nate Northington Day.