Kentucky freshman forward PJ Washington shoots a jumper over teammate Sacha Killeya-Jones during the UK’s preseason Blue-White Game. On a Wildcats roster with no scholarship player from the state of Kentucky, Washington has the distinction of having been born in Louisville in 1998 when his father, Paul Washington, worked as a salesman for Black and Decker.
Kentucky freshman forward PJ Washington shoots a jumper over teammate Sacha Killeya-Jones during the UK’s preseason Blue-White Game. On a Wildcats roster with no scholarship player from the state of Kentucky, Washington has the distinction of having been born in Louisville in 1998 when his father, Paul Washington, worked as a salesman for Black and Decker. Michael Reaves
Kentucky freshman forward PJ Washington shoots a jumper over teammate Sacha Killeya-Jones during the UK’s preseason Blue-White Game. On a Wildcats roster with no scholarship player from the state of Kentucky, Washington has the distinction of having been born in Louisville in 1998 when his father, Paul Washington, worked as a salesman for Black and Decker. Michael Reaves

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I am a native Kentuckian, a graduate of North Hardin High School (Radcliff) and the University of Kentucky. I came to the Herald-Leader in the glamorous position of agate clerk on Aug. 27, 1990. Since that time, I’ve worked as small-college beat reporter, sports enterprise/investigative reporter and, since August, 2001, as a full-time sports columnist.