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Lamar Jackson is the 2016 Kentucky Sports Figure of the Year

Heisman Trophy-winning Louisville Cardinals quarterback Lamar Jackson wins the 2016 Lexington Herald-Leader Kentucky Sports Figure of the Year award by largest margin in 36-year history of the award over runner-up Tyler Ulis. High-scoring hoops star Whitney Creech of Jenkins finishes third, highest ever by a high school girls’ basketball player

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Athletes with Kentucky ties in the Rio Olympics

29 athletes and one coach with ties to the commonwealth will vie for gold in the Summer Games in Rio. Over half of the athletes have ties to track and field.
Chris Ware cware@herald-leader.com
Athletes with Kentucky ties in the Rio Olympics 2:42

Athletes with Kentucky ties in the Rio Olympics

Watch Gorgeous Kitten win Taylor Made Purse at Keeneland 2:37

Watch Gorgeous Kitten win Taylor Made Purse at Keeneland

Keeneland Day in Review for April 26 0:31

Keeneland Day in Review for April 26

Endless line of love: School welcomes back student after months of chemo 3:01

Endless line of love: School welcomes back student after months of chemo